About 92Y Gymnastics
92Y Gymnastics strives to create a strong foundation for children to learn, and if desired even compete, in gymnastics and parkour. We strive to give all young athletes a safe place to build self-confidence, self-discipline, dedication and pride that will stay with them for the rest of their lives. 92Y Gymnastics and Athletics gives each child a unique pathway to their goals while providing a well-rounded athletic experience that includes creating lasting memories. 92Y offers competitive Women's Junior Olympic and Xcel Gymnastics teams, a Parkour Training Team and team tracking programs. We also offer plenty of parent participation classes, Aerial Silks, birthday parties and a range of recreational classes for 12 month olds up to adults! 92Y runs very popular "parents night out" programs such as Friday Kids Night Out from 6-9 pm and Saturday Ninja Night Out from 5:30-8:30 pm. Pizza included! Enjoy your Friday or Saturday night knowing the kids are having a blast with gymnastics, parkour, GymMaze time, zip-line, open gym, sports, pizza and more at 92Y! Join 92Y Gymnastics & Parkour for summer camps and holiday programming! Fantastic Gymnastics Camp and Parkour & Sports Adventure Camp are full day summer camp programs: www.92y.org/fantastic and www.92y.org/adventurecamp. If school is out, count on 92Y for a fun and athletic holiday training program: www.92Y.org/gymnastics/holiday-workshops Join us for our fun, drop-in GymMaze Playtime sessions that run Sundays through Fridays for 2-5 year olds (younger children permitted with a parent/guardian). For current GymMaze schedules visit: www.92Y.org/playtime
Meet Our Team
Katera Noviello - Director of Athletics
Katera has been directing athletics programs at 92Y for over seven years. She is a USA Gymnastics Judge, a University at Buffalo alumni with a B.S. in Exercise Physiology and continues her education with Missouri State University. Katera was a gymnast and Division 1 Rower and a promoter of athletics for all children, regardless of the end goal, she stresses the importance of moving, feeling good and creating attainable challenges to overcome!
Julio Pacheco - Director of Rec Gymnastics
Julio has been directing gymnastics programming and coaching within 92Y for over five years. Julio has a passion for ensuring top-quality programming, continuous educational opportunities for athletics staff and creating a fun environment for all athletes.
Shay Grogan - Director of Gymnastics Teams
Shay brings over 20 years of coaching and directing gymnastics teams experience with her to 92Y. Shay leads the 92Y competitive teams with an emphasis on achieving one's personal best while working hard and having fun to progress further in the sport. Shay is a balance beam expert and thoroughly enjoys finding new interested and talented young gymnasts to join her teams!
Debbie Dolnansky - Birthday Party Coordinator
Debbie Dolnansky, Birthday Party Coordinator, is entering her 36th year working at 92Y! Debbie graduated from Northwestern University with a B.S. in Speech & Communications and received her Master's in Early Childhood Education at Hunter College. She now spends her full time energy continuing to expand the 92Y birthday party business.