Mountain West Gymnastics - Boise

Mountain West Gymnastics 2014 Idaho's Overall Club of the Year Optional Compulsory & Xcel
State Champions at Level 10, 9, 7, 5, Bronze Second place Level 8 & Gold Third place Level 4 & 3

Mountain West has moved into our new location. 60 North Cole Plaza next door the Idaho Aquarium . Our new location will offer over 12,000 square feet of improved gymnastics training. A dedicated preschool gymnastics room along with a full service pro-shop for all your gymnastics supplies.

100% gymnastics all the time! 100% dedication to bringing high level competition to the Treasure Valley. Come see the difference.

"Where Champions Train"

Mountain West Gymnastics is a proud member club of USA gymnastics. Our training center located in Boise, Idaho. It main focus is the highest level of competitive team gymnastics, recreational gymnastics instruction for children ages 3 to 18 years.

We specialize in the highest quality gymnastics instruction. All coaches are USA certified and safety certified, including background checks. Give us a call today to schedule a free evaluation and try-out. See why Mountain West is the choice of champions.

Announcements

Mountain West at Twistars Camp 2014 Twistars Camp Gym Pits

Head coach Rick Bonnell finishes up Mountain Wests 4th summer of training camp with Twistars owner & USA Olympic and World Team coach John Geddert.

Mountain West trains with USA Olympic Team coach John and Kathryn Geddert.

Mountain West returns to Idaho jammed packed with fresh ideas and techniques to improve our gymnasts from Twistars team camp this past week in Lansing Michigan.

Regional Championships

Courtney Bonnema - 9.7 vault score

MWG Team News & Events

Western National Championships

Courtney Bonnema take the Bronze medal at Level 9 on vault with a score of 9.4

Mountain West coaching staff selected to join USA Gymnastics 2012 Olympic team coach and 2011 World Team coach John Geddert at his upcoming high level gymnastics camp. Rick Bonnell and Summer Nelson will be headed to Lansing Michigan to join Olympic coach John Geddert at the Twistars summer training camp. This is Rick's fourth summer to be invited to join an elite group of coaches from around the U.S.

Mountain West is taking 19 of their athletes from June 15th to the 18th.

Katey Oswalt Congratulations to Katey on another great year! Katey Oswalt Level 10 JO Nationals Jackson Mississippi Top 20 finish on uneven bars Highest finisher from Idaho gymnastics clubs 2nd highest all-around from Region 2 Team Photoshoot

Competition Updates

Regional Qualifiers
Level 10 Courtney Genther, Katey Oswalt Level 9 Courtney Bonnema, Kennadie Ursenbach, Izabelle Clark & Julie Meredith Level 8 Natalia Hansen and Emily Odenbrett, Made the All-State Team top 8 and Paige Dallman regional qualifier.

Chicago Style
Level 7 Team brings home a 3rd place finish out 29 teams
Level 7 Samantha Jamison 3rd bars 4th beam 4th AA, Tenley Quesnell 6th vt, Brooke Bonnell 4th on floor, Grace Kuhn 4th bars, Madison Smitheram 6th bars
Level 10 Katey Oswalt 4AA 3rd on bars and 2nd on beam, Courtney Genther 6th AA,
Level 9 Courtney Bonnema 1st jr vault 9.3
Level 8 Natalia Hansen 4th vt, 4th bars 4th AA, Emily Odenbrett 5th beam, Paige Dallman 2nd bars, 5th AA, Conner Giles 6th beam
Level 5 Olivia Johnson 2nd floor 3rd vt, Paige Crook 6th vt
Level 4 Grace Brunk 4th on bars

Spirit of the Flames Santa Clara California
Congratulations to Katey Oswalt level 10 & Samantha Jamison level 7 for winning their respected age groups.
Mountain West level 5 Team 2nd place, Level 7's took 3rd and level 10's 3rd.

Boise State Open
Congratulations to Anika Stanwiens for winning the Level 4 all-around title in her age group.
Mountain West Level 3 team took 2nd place

Great West Gym Fest
Level 4 Team took 2nd place
Congrads to Anika Stanwiens for winning the level 4 all-around title.

Employment Opportunity

Mountain West is now hiring.

Mountain West Gymnastics just returned from the Classic Rock Invitational hosted by Arizona Sun-rays in Phoenix. MWG Level 5 team took 2nd and Level 8 Team finished 3rd. Our Level 10 team finished 5th. MWG brought home fifteen gold medals & three All Around titles, eight Silvers and eleven Bronze places over last weekend. The meet had over 100 gymnastics clubs from around the country with 1600 athletes. MWG now prepares for Chicago Style this weekend at Navy Pier. This the largest invitational in the USA with over 4500 athletes from six countries competing.

All Star Team Heads to Nationals in Tacoma

Level 7 Idaho State All-Star Team Idaho State All-Star Team captures highest team place in 24 year history in Tacoma. The six member state team of Samantha Jamison, Charli Sizemore, Emily Odenbrett, Brooke Bonnell, Tenley Quesnell & Madeline Kuhn finished 7th in the nation in the 24th Annual National Judges Cup.

Emily Odenbrett of Meridian won her first national title junior age division on vault and tied for first on the uneven bars with a 9.675 Samantha Jamison of Boise won her first national title child division on the uneven bars with a score of 9.650

Congratulations

Mountain West Gymanstics is pleased to announce the addition to our national level team staff. Summer Reid Nelson, a seven time national team member and elite gymnast. Summer also competed for the University of Utah where she won her second straight balance beam title and joined elite company in the process. She linked her name to former stars Missy Marlowe (Utah) and Jenny Hansen (Kentucky) as the only gymnasts in NCAA history to win two beam championships. 1997 UTAH NCAA ALL-AMERICANS National beam title with a 9.9.

View Mountain West Gymnastics Scores on Meet My Score

New Preschool Gymnastics Class

Mountain West now offering Tiny Tumblers preschool gymnastics for ages 3-4 years.

USA Gymnastics Level 2-10 & Xcel programs

Placement on the Mountain West Gymnastic Team program is by invitation only. There are many different types of athletes invited to join our team. For more information on our team program, contact us today at 208-869-1693.

Mountain West Gymnastics TOPS Program

Mountain Wests Tops Program (Talent Opportunity Program)
Director Rachael Tart

Call us today to find out more information about our programs.
We look forward to hearing from you!

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Mountain West is making a major update in it's facility. Two super pits. The regions only unique design of trench uneven bar foam pit. 44 feet long, utilizing two dismount and release training stations. This pit will also serve for a resi landing for beam dismounts. No other gym in the region has such a design for upper level bar training. The big daddy pit is 440 sq feet for two vault stations and two tumbling stations. This pit design is designed for NCAA training collegiate level gymnasts. Six and half feet deep with a trampoline safety rebound system at two feet and four and half feet of six inches cubed foam. The pit designs were in collaboration from two of the nations top training facilities Gedderts Twistars and Illinois Gymnastics Institute. These two pits are under construction with a scheduled completion mid June. This will complete Mountain West's three year plan of making it the premier training facility in the Idaho.