Billy Bob TaylorDirector and Coach
Billy Bob Taylor is a seasoned instructor and coach, having opened Charleston's Maverick Gymnastics Club in 1976. His passion for the sport began in childhood when he competed with the MAVERICK Boys Club in Amarillo, TX. Billy Bob is USA Gymnastic Safety Certified. He brings youthful enthusiasm and cheer to the training floor, which he combines with a focus on core values and discipline. Billy Bob has served as the State Chair of the West Virginia USA Gymnastics Association since 2003. Read more about Billy Bob in this Charleston Gazette feature article.
Nancy ParkerCoach & Training Manager
Nancy Parker has dedicated her adult life to bringing the sport of gymnastics to young athletes, having been a competitive gymnast herself in her home state of Florida. Her professional career began when her young daughter started training in a recreational program in Ft. Myers with Nancy soon joining the coaching staff. Relocating to Kentucky with her family, she opened Bluegrass Gymnastics which she owned and operated for more than 20 years before joining the Maverick coaching team in 2004. Nancy is also safety certified and is a national-rated judge at the Collegiate, Junior Olympic, and Elite levels.
Pinky DanielsOffice Manager
Pinky Daniels is the friendly presence encountered upon arriving at Maverick. On staff since early 2009, she interfaces with Maverick families with confidence and ease. Pinky's five children have given her a lifetime of experience interfacing with children and parents. "I love being with Maverick children," says Pinky. "The laughter, the joking, the cutting up are great, but so is the respect we show to each other."
BrittanyExcell Team Director
Brittany a native of Roanoke,VA has been on Maverick staff beginning 2016 directing and growing the Excell Team program.
Brittany has a Bachelors Degree in Elementary Ed. and currently a full time teacher at Chesapeake Elementary.
Brooke began gymnastics with Tom Slack @ Mountainner Gymnastics. She has experience with competitive gymnastics and cheerleading.
Attended WVSU and now pursuing the field of Cosmetology.
She is our "Happy Place" at Maverick
AdamBoy's Team Coach
Adam has been with Maverick for many years.....
As an athlete Adam competed in Gymnastics for Maverick ran track and baseball at Capital High. As a College athlete, he played baseball for WVSU.
Adam adds greatly to the program with his energy and love for the kids...
ShalimarStrength and Conditioning Coach
Sahlimar Wilder is an accomplished gymnast, former college athlete graduating from Central Michigan with a degree in Health, Fitness,Prevention,Rehabilitation and a Minor in Nutrition. Shalimar comes to Maverick with a strong background in strength and and athletic performance.
She has been involved with Maverick Gymnastics off and on several years. "Can't stand to not be working with these kids"
In addition to working with Maverick athletes Shalimar will have a morning fitness class for adults.... EARLY!!
"An Adventure in Fun" Recreational classes for ages 2- Adults Most students take one day a week.
Tumbling & Trampoline
Emphasis is placed on tumbling, trampoline, jumps and development on upper body strength.
WHAT A FUN TIME!!! Emphasis is placed on LISTENING, large motor skills, tumbling, balance, and hand/eye coordination. They learn many skills
Learn more about Maverick Gymnastics.
Need directions to Maverick Gymnastics?
Come Have FUN at Tennis Indoor Center!! 3510 Venable Ave, Charleston WV