Jason Vonk joined the Yale gymnastics staff for the 2011-12 academic year. He brings 17 years of coaching experience in Michigan and Colorado.
As a club owner and coach in Colorado Springs, Vonk coached an elite athlete onto the National Training Squad and to U.S. Classic. This experience gave him the opportunity to coach at the National Training Center with the USA Gymnastics National Staff and Women’s National Team Coordinator, Marta Karolyi.
In addition, Vonk coached an all-around champion and vault champion at the Western Championships. He coached 4 TOPS National Team members. He also coached teams to numerous state championship titles.
“I am excited to work at one of the world’s premier universities with some of the brightest student athletes," said Vonk. "We are shooting for a 15th Ivy Title!”