Head Coach at Fundy Gymnastics Club, New Brunswick
Nick Blanton is a dedicated gymnastics professional with a passion for sharing information and advice. In 1990, he was first introduced to the sport and his interest has grown ever since. He competed at the JO National level and obtained a gymnastics scholarship to James Madison University where he competed at the NCAA level. During the summer months of his University experience, he attended International Gymnastics Camp (IGC) in Stroudsburg, PA. USA, to refine, learn and practice his skills as a coach and competitor. His passion for teaching and learning ignited from these valuable experiences and paved the way for a lifetime of work within the gymnastics industry. He obtained a UK Level 5 High Performance Coaching Certification in Great Britain, a Level 3 National Coaching Certification Program (NCCP) Qualification in Canada, an American Education Sport Program (ASEP) Certification in the USA, a Union of European Gymnastics (UEG) Diploma and has been a member of USA Gymnastics, British Gymnastics and Gymnastics Canada. Currently, Nick is the Head Coach of Fundy Gymnastics Club in New Brunswick and has been for the last three years. He runs the gym alongside his wife, Nancy.