OUR ROYAL STAFF

Coach Edmar - Co Owner

Edmar is no stranger when it comes to being an athlete. His passion for gymnastics grew beyond high school, which led him to coach since 1998 as a career. Edmar has been a part of every aspect of "Gym life" from coaching to preschool to the Elite level and to managing multiple past gyms he has worked at. Dreaming of a gym of his own. In July 2019 his dream became a reality opening Royalty Gymnastics, Tumble and Dance with his longtime friends.

Coach Chucky - Co Owner

​Chucky has always been a natural athlete from participating in soccer to gymnastics. He found his true calling with Hip Hop and Dance. He started his career during college dancing with NOIR Dance Troupe at Illinois State. He spent over 7 years with Hip Hop Connection. They did over 70 performances, a year including Prelude, The One, Dance Chicago, etc. They took 1st place at Hip Hop International. Chucky's Hip Hop skills have let him to spots in commercials and video games. Chucky fun fact I love CHOCOLATE MILK WITH A PASSION!

Coach Ashley

​Ashley was a competitive gymnast for over 8 years and still enjoys upgrading her tumble skills. She goes to St. Edwards High School; her favorite subject is chemistry. She hopes one day to become a physical therapist and specialize in youth spots injuries. Gymnastics taught her so much and she loves sharing those life lessons. As a gymnast her coaches helped mold her into the person she is today, Coach Ashley can only hope to have the same positive influence on the kids that she coaches.

Coach Caitlin

​Caitlin was a Cheerleader for 11 years. 10 years of her cheer career was with a competitive cheer team (Cheer Fusion and Ultimate Athletics). She finished her 11th year of cheer as a senior on the Varsity squad at Jacobs High School. One of her biggest accomplishments was Cheering at Worlds in Florida. Caitlin enjoys coaching because she loves seeing athletes achieve their goals. She has a message for all her athletes SET GOALS!! Follow your dreams and your heart and don’t let anyone stop you! You are stronger than you think!

Coach Michael

Michael did competitive gymnast for 5 years and now has been coaching for 5 years. Michael's main goal when coaching is to teach good life lessons and bring up good people into the world. Throughout middle school and high school he did many other sports such as wrestling, football, soccer, and track. During his free time he loves listening to music, going to concerts, and playing video games.

Fun Fact is that he use to play lead roles in musicals, plays, as well as being in choir and show choir.

Favorite Color: Sky Blue

Favorite Food: Sushi

Favorite Animal: Cat

Coach Meg

​Meg started gymnastics when she was 4 years old and hasn't stopped yet! Meg continued her gymnastics career at Northern Illinois University. She competed as a Huskie for four years and loved every minute of it. As a student athlete, Meg earned her Bachelors degree in Kinesiology: Exercise Science with a minor in coaching. Meg shifted her love for the sport into teaching. Meg started coaching as soon as she graduated in 2015. She enjoys coaching because it gives her a chance to influence young athletes in a positive way. Meg believe coaching is more than just teaching the sport. it is about growing individuals as a whole. Meg's goal as a coach is to impact the athletes in a positive way, so they will be able to do if for someone else one day.

Coach Danny - Co Owner

Danny has cheered over 10 years competitively. Won numerous amounts of National titles. won college Nationals 04/05 with TVCC (Trinity Valley). Coached cheer/tumble for almost 17 years. Coached competitive gymnastics for 5 years. 

​Philosophy: When you set a goal for yourself, you have to be determined to persevere through failure in order to achieve your goals.

​Favorite Quote: Don't talk about it be about it!

Coach Heather

​Heather brings a lot experience form being a competitive dancer throughout college and competing with an All-Star competitive cheer team. Her knowledge alone helps gymnast perfect and clean all their skills and routines. As a mother of two young gymnasts, she gets a unique perspective of what both gymnasts and the parents go through for the spot they love and strive to make it a wonderful experience for all. Heather's favorite part of coaching is when gymnasts learn a new skill. The athletes learn that hard works pays off while building confidence and pride in them. Heather's Fun Fact is she is OBSESSED with Six Flags Great America and all things Disney and Marvel!

Coach Alexis

​Alexis has been cheering/tumbling for about 5 years. He competed on a ICE all-star cheer team and got to perform on day 2 at summit! He also is a Cheer Coach for Woodstock High School. Currently he is attending college finishing his Associates Degree. He enjoys coaching because he gets to help athletes improve on there skills. His goal as a coach is to have a positive impact and help athletes to achieve their goals.

Coach Alicia

​Alicia has been coaching for over 16 years. Most of her time when not coaching was working in Chicago practicing as a chiropractic physician. Alicia retired from the spot when she was a level 9 gymnast. Alicia earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Northern Illinois University in communicative disorders emphasis rehabilitation services. She then continued her education at Nationals University of Health and Science where she earned her Doctorate in Chiropractic. Alicia believe this sport teaches many lessons that carry over into life. One lesson in particular she trys to emphasize is that "You're going to fall of the beam, what do you do? You get back up. It's all the same in life. You're going to fall and have setbacks; you just get back up and continue to move forward to achieve goals!

Coach Madi

Madi did gymnastics for 14 years form age 2 to 16 years old She finished her career in gymnastics at level 8 working level 9. Madi made State every level she competed as well as making it to Regional's. Madi won State Champion on beam in 2010. Madi's Junior and Senior year of high school she competed for Huntley High School’s Varsity Cheer team making it to State and winning 5th in the state in 2018. Madi is also a licensed EMT and just graduated from the Fire Academy. Coach Madi enjoys coaching because gymnastics was her life for so long and loved every minute of it.She wants other kids to love spots as much as she did.

Coach Hannah

Hannah has been a gymnast for over 14 years. Hannah started competing she was six, and she still competes now as a Level 9 with Royalty. Hannah is a Sophomore at Hampshire high school she aspires to be an Elementary Speech Pathologist in the future.She love reading and writing and all things purple! Hannah wants her gymnasts to develop a positive attitude and outlook on their gymnastics and life in general.

Coach Brooke

Brooke is currently a senior at Huntley High School and plans on attending Arizona State in the fall. She practiced gymnastics for about 15 years and have been coaching for over two years. She enjoys watching kids learn to accomplish skills they never knew were possible.

Coach Jenna

Jenna is currently a sophomore at Illinois University, studying special education. She is a part of the best buddies program at ISU, and joined Gamma Phi Beta. Jenna graduated from Huntley High School in 2018, she cheered all four years, coaching cheerleading, parkour, and tumbling. Jenna's senior year on varsity, she placed 5th in the state, currently holding the record at her high school. she loves working with kids, acting as a positive role-model, and helping them achieve their goals.

Coach Jhon

Jhon been a gymnastics coach since 2013.Jhon started gymnastics in high school. He began coaching his junior year to help pay tuition and has continued to coach ever since. Jhon also participated in soccer, basketball, baseball, golf, track and field as sprinter, pole vaulter, triple jump, long jump, he was also a cheerleader in high school and It wasn't until my parents saw me practicing parkour and free running that they realized he might have a talent for gymnastics. Jhon has coached parent tot classes, preschool classes, all levels of tumbling and gymnastics classes, He's also coached preteam, team and excel gymnastics program.

Coach Deana

Deana splits time between Pre-school, recreational coaching. She has been coaching gymnastics & cheer since 2004. Deana is also a certified IHSA Cheerleading coach. She coached at Woodstock High School for 6 years and is currently at Crystal Lake Prairie Ridge who went to IHSA Cheerleading State in 2020. Her love for cheerleading can help other cheer athletes in privates for jumps, stunting & motions. Her background as a gymnast, Illinois State Power Tumbling Champion ( top 5 Nationals), and cheerleading gives her a lot of experience in multiple areas & with a fun personality. She hopes to leave the same experience with her student athletes as her coaching she is staying busy raising her toddler daughter Siena.

Coach Skyler

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Coach Marvin

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Coach Emma

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Coach Kadence

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ROYAL OFFICE STAFF

Marcie - Co Owner

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Ashley

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Becky

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Amy

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