Pétra is originally from the Owen Sound area and began her gymnastics career at age 5, successfully competing at the Provincial level. Pétra began coaching at 14 and attended her first provincial championships as a coach by the age of 18, successfully coaching a provincial event champion. Moving to KW for school, allowed Petra to continue to upgrade her knowledge and experience while coaching at KW gymnastics under one of Canada’s coaching leaders, Dan Glendon.

Since opening Phoenix in 2013, Pétra with the support of her fantastic team, has grown the programs to over 250 gymnasts per session,  built  a team of 40+ competitive athletes and Phoenix is already home to Provincial, national champions and medalists and international invitational medalists.

Petra is a Certified Level 2 WAG coach, level 2 trampoline coach and is a graduate of Business Admin Marketing from Conestoga College. Petra, her husband Scott and children Nolan and Paige are excited to lead GBPGA and provide the best programs in all levels of gymnastics. From our tiniest tall & small, to our top athletes, we are committed to providing the best programs around.