Staff

Karen & Steve Cherry- Owner of Aspire Gymnastics Academy.

Brenda Hopkins- Office Administrator.


Coach Kenobi- Women's Competitive Team Director

Zsolt "Kenobi" Bense, originally from Hungary and recently relocated from Texas has 32 years of gymnastics experience. He competed for a total of 20 years, as well as obtained two national championships for Hungarian collegiate gymnastics. Coach Kenobi has 18 years of coaching experience and has produced several of the finest state, regional and national champions. Outside of the gym, he spends time with his wife and spunky dog, Dexter. With his extensive background in gymnastics and coaching he continues to challenge and grow the strength, endurance, agility and skills of our competitive women's gymnastics team. We are so excited to see where he can lead our wonderful gymnasts!



Coach Chase - Men's Competitive Team/ T & T Team Director

Chase Warden helps gymnast or free-runners aspire to reach their individual goals, whether it be a teenage boy wanting to do a back flip, or a competitive gymnast wanting to make Nationals. Chase's expertise is drawn from 10 years of Recreational Gymnastics, 8 years of Competitive Gymnastics, and 4 years of Urban Gymnastics experience. Chase mainly focuses on training successful competitive athletes, and training safe Urban Gymnastics. After a successful career in gymnastics, Chase now works with kids of all ages to achieve their dreams. Chase's varied background in Gymnastics, Urban Gymnastics, Cheer Tumble, and personal training provides the perfect foundation for coaching athletes.

Passionate about the development of today's youth, Chase provides services that mold and shape kids into successful athletes. Chase has helped cheerleaders and gymnast receive scholarships, and assisted other gyms to start urban gymnastics programs.