Amy Van Deusen has extensive experience as a competitive gymnast, team and recreational coach, and writer for the sport of gymnastics.
Amy competed in gymnastics for 15 years, first in the USA Gymnastics Junior Olympic Program, and then as an NCAA Division One gymnast at the College of William & Mary. During that time, she learned all the ins and outs of gymnastics skills, training and competition.
As a coach, Amy has worked with children age five to 18 in recreational classes, gymnastics camps, and competitive team programs.
She was a regular contributor to International Gymnast magazine, typically reporting on competitions and writing athlete profiles. She is currently an editor at espnW.com, and a contributing editor to Women's Health magazine.
By Amy Van Deusen:
Gymnastics is an incredibly fun sport whether you're a participant, a coach or a spectator. My goal is to improve your experience in gymnastics -- whatever it may be!