Don Holmes, Oakville Gymnastics Club, Receives High Performance Tumbling Coach of the Year Award

Don Holmes has been involved in coaching power tumbling for several years and has been a consistent figure on the High Performance scene.


Don’s approach to coaching is both professional, fun and widely respected by coaches of all levels.  Don works with his entire program, from grass roots to international success, and has created an incredible atmosphere in one of the largest tumbling programs in the country.


Don has created a persona of being a strong leader in the tumbling community and has continued to be a huge promoter and supporter of the sport through his committed involvement.  Don recognizes new faces to the sport and welcomes them, offers technical advice and often guest trains at other facilities.  This demonstrates Don’s commitment to the support and growth of the sport.


Don has consistently produced top level athletes and has coached athletes at National Championships, International Team Events, World Age Group and World Championships.