Staff

Namie “Nancy” Shinohara, BS.  Nancy has >25 years of experience in instructing rhythmic gymnastics in various settings (public, private) and levels (recreational, nationally competitive).  She has been coaching rhythmic gymnastics for 10 years in Georgia.

  • Former US National Team Coach (Rhythmic Gymnastics)
  • USA Gymnastics Certified National Judge (Rhythmic Gymnastics)
  • USA Gymnastics Professional Member
  • Coach, Rhythmic Brains
  • Instructor, Ultimate Rhythmic Gymnastics
  • Choreographer, Rhythmic Gymnastics & Dance
  • Personal Trainer, Flexibility & Conditioning
  • BS in Physical Education

Minoru “Shino” Shinohara, PhD

  • Georgia State Chairman, USA Gymnastics Rhythmic Program
  • USA Gymnastics Professional Member
  • Team Director & Coach, Rhythmic Brains
  • Program Director & Instructor, Ultimate Rhythmic Gymnastics
  • Meet Director, Paws for a Cause Invitational Gymnastics Competition
  • Associate Professor, Georgia Institute of Technology
  • Director, Human Neuromuscular Physiology Lab at Georgia Tech
  • Fellow, American College of Sports Medicine
  • Associate Editor, Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise
  • PhD in Biomechanics & Exercise Physiology

Elena Shinohara

  • USA Gymnastics Elite Gymnast (Rhythmic Gymnastics)
  • Former US National Team Member (Rhythmic Gymnastics)
  • Former Regional and State Champion in Rhythmic Gymnastics
  • USA Gymnastics Certified Judge (Rhythmic Gymnastics)
  • USA Gymnastics Junior Professional Member
  • Assistant Coach, Rhythmic Brains
  • Assistant, Ultimate Rhythmic Gymnastics
  • Choreographer (Rhythmic Gymnastics & Dance)