Denis Vachon Presented with High Performance Coach of the Year Award – Tumbling

In the three years Denis has been a part of Dynamo’s competitive Tumbling team, he has worked passionately to uplift, enrich and empower our organization with his gifts of technical knowledge and his unwavering positivity and enthusiasm.

Denis possesses rare, natural insights into what it takes to develop visions and pathways for individual and team successes and thanks to his engaging and inclusive leadership style, members of our team become eager partners in helping execute those visions for success.   Denis has helped elevate our club to even greater heights upon adding his talents to our leadership team.

More specifically, as high performance Tumbling coach, Denis has expertly led numerous athlete to national and international titles and achievements.  Denis inspires and motivates athletes to train and compete at the very best be offering the technical directions and corrections needed to perform high level skills.  Just as equally important, Denis offers the emotional support to support each athlete’s well-being through understanding and a wonderful sense of humor.  This coaching combination, acquired during years of experience as an internationally acclaimed gymnasts has been a tremendous asset to our team, as well as to Team Ontario and Team Canada.

Denis’s gymnasts’ achievements are:

  • Six athletes won National titles in Tumbling/DMT
  • Coaches three of four World Games gymnasts selected for World Games
  • Coached three members of the World Championship Team