Bringing years of experience to the mat
“Mr. Bob” Trakoval
Mr. Bob, the program director at Hampton Gymnastics, brings more than 50 years of gymnastics experience to our facility. Beginning with 10 years of competitive gymnastics, he then graduated from West Chester University in 1974 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Health and Physical Education. Mr. Bob has owned and operated successful gymnastics schools for the past 35 years!
Theresa Tank, better known as Miss Cookie, has been on the Hampton Gymnastics staff since its opening in 1998. Miss Cookie has also been affiliated with the Moriches Youth Organization (MYO) since its inception, helping to provide dyear-round sports programs to our community. With her vast experience and talent as a coach and teacher, Miss Cookie is an integral part of our gymnastics program.
Head coach for our advanced classes, Lorraine Mazanek is a former William Floyd High School competitive gymnast, and is currently working on a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Therapeutic Recreation at Saint Joseph’s College. Lorraine also brings her experience of teaching and choreographing USAG and USAIGC gymnastics routines and skills to our program.