Coach Laura earned her Bachelors Degree of Science in Kinesiology and
from Salem State College, Salem MA. She has also earned a Masters of
Education in Dance and Physical Education from Southeastern Louisiana
University. She has also studied Psychology at the Doctoral level at
University of Houston.
Laura was a gymnastics judge for 15 years, including President of the Houston USAG Judges Association.
Laura competed at the high school, private club and collegiate level.
She also taught at Southeastern Louisiana University, Texas A&M University and University of Houston.
and her husband Kevin Mazeika (a USA Olympic Men’s coach for 4
Olympics) have been gym owners, coaches and judges in the Houston area
for more than 50 years . They have two beautiful daughters
who are dancers in San Fransisco.
Coach Maria has been with Mazeika’s for over ten years. She started as a student here, and did competitive gymnastics for ten years, completing Level 10. She has been an awesome coach for 5 years.
Her favorite gymnastics skill is a high flying skill on the bars called a gienger.
“My favorite thing about coaching is watching kids come out of their shell, conquer something new, fail a few times and develop a love for gymnastics which, in turn, increases their confidence.”
Coach Jason has been a gymnast for over 25 years, a coach for 20 years and has been with us for over 10 years. He is so funny and is always making the kids laugh.
He is certified in risk and safety management and safe sport.
Jason’s favorite part about coaching is seeing the look on the kids faces when they stick a new skill. He just loves to share in their excitement.
His favorite gymnastics moves are front handsprings and the front tuck.Jason has three children who you will most likely see hanging out at the gym from time to time.