Our coaching staff here at Champion Cheer and Tumble Center is very knowledgeable and talented in their field of studies with elite tumbling and competitive cheerleading industry. Our staff is not only highly knowledgeable but also respected to great measures throughout the United States. All head coaches are American Red Cross CPR & First Aid Certified! As well as United States All Star Federation Certified in tumbling and cheerleading, along with AACCA safety certified. Our talented staff is comprised of...

Sherry Bodey

Sherry is the proud owner and director of Champion Cheer and Tumble Center. She has been involved with competition dance, cheerleading and tumbling for 35+ years.  While coaching she also served on the USASF Advisory board, for competitive cheerleading. Her passion for the sport of cheerleading has shined through with numerous regional and national titles over the years. She resides with her husband and has two daughters. Also, five grandchildren which she likes to call future Champion Athletes! 



Tyler Brown

With 20 years of coaching experience. Tyler has been accredited with well over 100 national and grand champion titles. He has earned numerous coaching awards, including but not limited to choreography and innovative stunting awards. He is USASF certified levels 1-5. Tyler takes pride in all the teams he has worked with in the past and present. He has had the opportunity to compete many times on multiple levels at very prestigious competitions. Including D1 and D2 Summits and The Cheerleading Worlds. 



Kalie Mahnke

Kalie has been with Champion Cheer and Tumble Center since its establishment in 2006. She has been competing all star cheerleading and taking tumbling lessons ever since. She is a graduate from The University of Louisville, where she earned her Bachelors Degree in Communication. While Kalie studied at Louisville she cheered on the University of Louisville’s Coed Team for game day and competitively. While in college she also cheered on GymTyme All Stars, and the national level on Team USA Coed. Where she received two cheerleading world championship titles. After graduation she returned home to coach at Champion and danced for the NBA Championship Team as a Cleveland Cavalier Girl in 2015-2016. She and her husband have one daughter.


Kristina Koch

Originally from Sandusky Ohio, Kristina has lived in Dayton, OH for the past 10 years.  While there, she attended the University of Dayton from 2008-2012 where she cheered all four years.  She graduated with a Degree in Communications and a minor in marketing.  She was also a member of the UCA staff from 2010-2012.  Kristina brings with her five years of coaching-experience at Legacy Xtreme Allstars, coaching tumbling levels one through five and also levels one through four allstar cheer teams.



Cheri Schlett

Cheri has been involved with gymnastics since she was in the fifth grade. She participated on the YMCA gymnastics team as well as the Sandusky High School Gymnastics team. Following graduation she began coaching gymnastics for the YMCA for many years and was the assistant coach for Sandusky High Gymnastics Team for three years. She was glad to be coaching gymnastics at the YMCA for all the years her children were involved in the sport as well. When Champion opened in 2006 she continued her passion for gymnastics and tumbling. She is a proud mother of two kids and one grandchild. 



 Our head staff is assisted by our fellow student teachers: 

Kaydence Wright, Lorelai Williams, Catelynn Collins, Madeline Kaseman, Rachel Wolery, Noel Holbrook, & Kaitlyn Baum.  
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Closed: July 1st - 6th, 2020.

Starting Tuesday, July 7th - Thursday, July 30th, 2020. Hours of operation are Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursdays 10am-4:30pm.

Please note, our facility is not open to the public for parent viewing for July 2020. Please refer to the reopening procedures that was sent to you in email, feel free to ask for this document if needed.