Karie Gavin [Miss Karie]
Ballet Instructor for Rhythmic Gymnastics
Karie Gavin began her dance training in all styles at young age. Her passion for ballet grew under the instruction of Deborah Morgan from the Edmonton Dance Centre. There she completed all major Royal Academy dance examinations. Karie went on to study the Russian Vagonova method at Nutmeg Ballet in Connecticut where she completed the post graduate program. To add to her experiences she also trained at the Banff Centre for the Arts, Ecole Superior De Ballet Du Quebec, and Alberta Ballet among others. Karie also attended the Royal Winnipeg Ballet`s summer teaching program. As dancer Karie performed and toured with Ballet Magnificat of Jackson Mississippi and was a members of Edmonton`s City Ballet. She created her own company and choreographed and performed for many other events.
Karie is very passionate about teaching technique and the grace of movement, as well as developing strength through ballet to benefit all athletes and prevent injuries. Karie has taught at numerous schools and is excited to be teaching ballet for rhythmic gymnastics. Miss Karie is teaching ballet to our RG Competitive as well as our RG Pre-Competitive gymnasts at the Capital City Gymnastics Centre since November 2016.
RG Coaching Day: Monday, Friday