Coaches

Alla Zubkis

Position: Director

Alla Zubkis (Baigulova) was a competitive gymnast for 10 years in her native Russia. She is a rhythmic gymnastics coach, a rhythmic gymnastics judge since 1978 in her native Russia. Alla has a coaching and judging experience in the United Stated since February 1997 when she established the first Rhythmic Gymnastics club in San Diego. Alla has a Doctorate Degree in Psychology. She enjoys coaching children of different age and different gymnastics background.

Contact telephone: (619) 852-7439

Elena Silaeva

Position: Head Coach

Elena Silaeva was a competitive gymnast for 13 years in her native Russia. She is the Master of Sport in Russia. Elena graduated from Novosibirsk University in 2002. She has BA in education. Elena has had a coaching experience since 1998. Elena is a USA Gymnastics professional member and is Safety Certified. Elena has been a Head Coach of San Diego Rhythmic Gymnastics Academy since January, 2007. Elena has a Master’s Degree in Education. She enjoys coaching competitive gymnasts.

Irina Mellors

Position: Creative Director

Irina Mellors was a competitive rhythmic gymnast for 12 years in her native Kirghizia. Irina has been coaching Rhythmic Gymnastics since September 2002 in La Jolla/UTC. She is USA Gymnastics professional member and is Safety Certified. Irina has Doctorate Degree in Medicine. She enjoys creative way of teaching Rhythmic Gymnastics.
Contact Details:
Contact telephone :  (858) 395-9881

Maxim Zubkis

Position: Junior Professional Coach

Maxim Zubkis was a competitive rhythmic gymnast for 11 years. Maxim has been coaching Rhythmic Gymnastics since September 2012 in La Jolla/UTC and Ocean Air/Carmel Valley. She is USA  Gymnastics Junior Professional member and is Safety Certified. Maxim is a Senior at West Hills High school. She enjoys working with young gymnasts of different levels.