2020 T&T National Awards
posted on 08/10/2020

The Trampoline & Tumbling National Awards were announced at last weekend’s Virtual Congress event. Congratulations to the following deserving recipients:

Star Service Award – The individual whose selfless dedication to the sport and community of Trampoline & Tumbling creates the environment of growth and excellence. His or her service and stewardship exemplifies the volunteerism that is indispensable to the USA Gymnastics Trampoline & Tumbling membership.

    Michael Devine – Michael has selflessly served our program as the Athlete Representative at very trying times. His thoughtful consideration of rules and situations has proven valuable for us over the past couple of years. He is also serving on the Medical Commission to help clubs, coaches and athletes return to competition in a safe environment. Michael’s medical and sport knowledge is a true asset to our program.

Athlete of the Year – The athlete with the greatest competitive achievements throughout the season, in each T&T discipline.

    Trampoline Athlete of the Year
    Nicole Ahsinger – T&T Express, LA

    Tumbling Athlete of the Year
    Kaden Brown – Wasatch T&T, UT

    Double Mini Athlete of the Year
    Ruben Padilla – Wasatch T&T, UT

    Sportsperson of the Year – The athlete whose performance that year most embodies the spirit of sportsmanship and achievement – an athlete exhibiting the strongest positive voice of the discipline.
    Brandon Krzynefski – Capital Gymnastics, VA

Coach of the Year - The coach of the athletes with the combined greatest competitive achievements throughout the season.

    Trampoline Coach of the Year (Milton B. Davis & George Nissen award)
    Dmitri Poliaroush – T&T Express, LA

    Tumbling Coach of the Year (James A. Rozanas award)
    Becky Brown – Wasatch T&T, UT

    Double Mini Coach of the Year (Bob Bollinger award)
    Amber Van Natta – Integrity Gymnastics, OH

    Overall T&T Coach of the Year
    Amber Van Natta – Integrity Gymnastics, OH

A formal presentation of all awards is planned for early 2021.

On behalf of the T&T program, a heartfelt congratulations to all award recipients – thank you for all you do for USA Gymnastics Trampoline & Tumbling.