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Juergen's Gymnastics Academy - Staff
Justin James - Director, Boys Rec Program Manager, Boys Team Coach
On top of his
duties for Juergen's Gymnastics Academy
coaches the Varsity Gymnastics Teams at Kingwood High School
He has been a Nationally Certified Men's Gymnastics Judge since 2002 and has judged countless Invitationals and Championship Meets.
, along with a fantastic coaching staff, Justin
has helped guide athletes to both Regional and National Championships.
Prior to joining the staff here at Juergen's, Justin coached the High School Gymnastics Team at A&M Consolidated High School in College Station; as well as competed on the Gymnastics Team at Texas A&M University.
He graduated from A&M in May 2006 with a degree in Kinesiology, WHOOP!!
is CPR Certified, Blood Borne Pathogen Certified, and First Aide & Safety Certified.
Juergen's Gymnastics Academy - Staff Bios
Justin James - Boys Team, Recreational, & Tumbling Coach, Promotions
Legend has it that Justin
went to his
mother at age 7 and said, "I want to do gymnastics."To this day, no one even knows where he
got the idea, but the gymnastics fever stuck!Justin
competed growing up and was fortunate enough to have a pretty successful career.After graduating high school he
continued competing in college.Most of his
college career, he
competed for Texas A&M University
was at A&M
helped the men's team win 2 straight National Championships in their division. (They got 2nd the third year)!Justin
started coaching gymnastics in small amounts while in high school.In college he
was able to get a lot more involved in the coaching side of gymnastics.Prior to Juergen's, Justin was the head coach for the Boys Program at Powersports in College Station for 2 years.He
also coached the A&M
Consolidated High School Boys team from 2004-2006 as well as the Girls Team from 2005-2006.He
also started judging gymnastics while in college.In his
third year to judge he
was picked to judge the Texas High School State Championships.
...Justin enjoys judging and feels that it is important to understand the rules as a judge in order to be a better coach.
Outside the gym, Justin
enjoys riding his
motorcycle, trying to golf, and visiting with friends.
began gymnastics at age 7 and went on to compete for the Varsity team at A&M Consolidated High School
private club until graduation.
In college, he attended the University of Oklahoma for one year, then went on to compete for the club team at Texas A&M University, where he finished his degree.
Justin began coaching in high school and continued throughout college, then came to Juergen's in 2006.
He also began judging in college and feels it is important to understand the rules as a judge in order to be a good coach.
currently coaches recreational boys gymnastics, tumbling, boys pre-team, and boys team.
He is also the Boys Recreational Manager and the Adult Gymnastics Manager.
Outside of the gym, Justin
enjoys running, working on his
house, trying to golf, and
hanging out with friends and family.