Serguei Popov Bio

Sergey Popov

Serguei was born in Yaroslavl, Russia. He start doing gymnastics at the age of 6 years old.

Russian National Gymnastics Team

Serguei became a Russian National Gymnastics Team member in 1991.

National and International Gymnastics Competitor

Serguei competed both Nationally and Internationally. he took part in World University Games In Buffalo, NY in 1993.

B.A. Degree from Yaroslavl Pedagogical University

Serguei graduated the Yaroslavl Pedagogical University in 1993 with a Bachelor’s degree in teaching.

Russian National Circus

From 1996-1998, Sergey was a part of Russian circus (skateboarding).

Over a Decade of Russian Gymnastics Training System Coaching

Serguei started coaching gymnastics in 1988 in his home town gym of Yaroslval, the gym of Olympian Elena Grosheva. Sergey coached both boys and girls competitive teams using Russian gymnastics training systems.

USA Gymnastics Coaching Experience

Serguei came to the United States in 1999 on an O1 Visa of Extraordinary Ability and Achievement in gymnastics. He has worked with the all of the USA Gymnastics competitive levels for girls and boys, from Level 3 – Level 10, including qualifiers for Regional’s and Nationals Gymnastics competition. In 2010, he was the Idaho State Gymnastics Coach of the Year.


Copyright © Popov Gymnastics Academy, Inc.