Our coaching staff here at Champion Cheer and Tumble Center is very knowledgeable and talented in their field of studies with elite tumbling and competitive cheerleading. Our staff is not only highly knowledgeable but also respected to great measures throughout the U.S.. All head coaches are American Red Cross CPR Certified! As well as United States All-Star Federation certified in tumbling and cheerleading, along with AACCA safety certified. Our talented staff is comprised of...

Sherry Bodey

Sherry is the proud owner and director of Champion Cheer and Tumble Center. She has been involved with competition dance, cheerleading and tumbling for 35+ years.  While coaching she also served on the USASF Advisory board, for competitive cheerleading. Her passion for the sport of cheerleading has shined through with numerous regional and national titles over the years. She resides with her husband and has two daughters. Also, five grandchildren which she likes to call future Champion Athletes! 



Tyler Brown

With 20 years of coaching experience. Tyler has been accredited with well over 100 national and grand champion titles. He has earned numerous coaching awards, including but not limited to choreography and innovative stunting awards. He is USASF certified levels 1-5. Tyler takes pride in all the teams he has worked with in the past and present. He has had the opportunity to compete many times on multiple levels at very prestigious competitions. Including D1 and D2 Summits and The Cheerleading Worlds. 



Kalie Mahnke

Kalie has been with Champion Cheer and Tumble Center since its establishment in 2006. She has been competing all star cheerleading and taking tumbling lessons ever since. She is a graduate from The University of Louisville, where she earned her bachelors degree in communication. While Kalie studied at Louisville she cheered on the University of Louisville’s Coed Team for game day and competitively. While in college she also cheered on GymTyme All Stars, and the national level on Team USA Coed. Where she received two cheerleading world championship titles. After graduation she returned home to coach at Champion and danced for the NBA Championship Team as a Cleveland Cavalier Girl in 2015-2016. Now, while coaching cheer and tumble at Champion she also teaches contortion dance at Karsha’s All That Jazz. She and her husband have one daughter.


Hank Fox

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Kristina Koch

Originally from Sandusky Ohio, Kristina has lived in Dayton, OH for the past 10 years.  While there, she attended the University of Dayton from 2008-2012 where she cheered all four years.  She graduated with a degree in Communications and a minor in marketing.  She was also a member of the UCA staff from 2010-2012.  Kristina brings with her five years of coaching-experience at Legacy Xtreme Allstars, coaching tumbling levels one through five and also levels one through four allstar cheer teams.


Todd Norcross

Todd is a former gymnast and cheerleader from The Ohio State University. Teaching tumbling and lessons since 1986. What makes him tick? Being able to pay it forward while watching the development of young people grow into all areas of their life through this competitive arena. Increasing their competence, confidence, and belief in themselves, which ultimately will give them a platform of experiences that will last a lifetime.


Cheri Schlett

Cheri has been involved with gymnastics since she was in the fifth grade. She participated on the YMCA gymnastics team as well as the Sandusky High School Gymnastics team. Following graduation she began coaching gymnastics for the YMCA for many years and was the assistant coach for Sandusky High Gymnastics Team for three years. She was glad to be coaching gymnastics at the YMCA for all the years her children were involved in the sport as well. When Champion opened in 2006 she continued her passion for gymnastics and tumbling. She is a proud mother of two kids and one grandchild. 











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Castalia, Ohio 44824


2019 Hours: (January 1, 2019-April 30th, 2019)

Monday: 5:00-8:45pm

Tuesday: 4:00-8:45pm

Wednesday: 4:30-9:00pm

Thursday: 4:45-8:00pm

Sunday: 2:00-4:45pm

(2019 Winter & Spring Classes are in Session, enrollment is still open and conducted online for your convenience. 2019 spring classes end May 1st, 2019. Tumble classes are not in session May 1st, 2019 - June 9th, 2019. So during those few weeks please contact us by phone or email. Summer session & hours begin the second week in June 2019.)