Coaches/Club Awards

Metropolitan Gymnastics has a strong and supportive international coaching staff – Russian, Chinese, American – that balances technique with artistry, individual with team success, professionalism with a family feel, and hard work with fun.  We blend our varied expertise as former gymnasts, professional coaches, and certified judges to create a powerful competitive team program with and provide leadership for our recreational programs. 

2015-2016 Season

Men’s Team Program/Coaches Awards

  • Compulsory Coaching Staff of the year (PJ Chi and Karen Zediker)
  • Optional Coach of the Year (Jian Liu)
  • Coach of the Year (Jian Liu)
  • Scott Morrow Service Award (PJ Chi).
  • In addition, the team won the Inaugural Eastside Compulsory Program competition

2014-2015 Season

Women’s Team Program/Coaches Awards

  • Named USA Gymnastics Women’s Program of the Year for Region 2
  • Mya L named in the USA Gymnastics Top 15 Athletes of the Year.

2013-2014 Season

Men’s Team Program/Coaches Awards

  • Washington State Coach of the Year (PJ Chi)

Women’s Team Program/Coaches Awards

  • Coach Cathy Sutherland inducted into the Washington State Women’s Gymnastics Hall of Fame.