SHADAE Crawford, Co- Owner and GyMNASTICS Director

Shade Crawford, Owner & Director, is a Lithonia native (!) and past competitive gymnast, collegiate cheerleader and program director. Shadae has  coached gymnastics and all star cheer leading for over 15 years and previously managed and directed a non profit gymnastics program in the city of Atlanta.

Shadae trained gymnastics through USAG Level 8 at the Atlanta School of Gymnastics (under the late Tom Cook) . She was also the captain of the Lithonia High School Gymnastics team form 2001-2005 located in Lithonia, Ga.  until she retired at the age of 18 and has since continued training as an adult through ongoing courses.  In 2005, she received a scholarship and cheered co-ed at the collegiate level at Clayton State University. Shadae is a professional member of USA Gymnastics and is CPR and Safety Certified.

As the Co- Owner & Director of Stonecrest Gymnastics, she hopes to inspire young athletes to reach their personal best physically, mentally and athletically. She believes in the total athlete mentality with the knowledge that each day in the gym is a journey and each coach leaves an impression in your child's life.  As a mentor and coach, Shadae believes that each child returns to the gym because of how she makes them feel and knows that your child will walk away with more than just athletic talent. 


Gavilan Crawford, Co- Owner and Ninja Zone Director, is a Decatur, Ga. native and a fitness enthusiast.  Since retiring as an track and field athlete, Gavilan has coached boys and girls Recreational Gymnastics and conditioning classes on and off throughout the Atlanta area.


Aside from coaching gymnastics, Gavilan's background is in Management & Customer Service Administration, working the past several years as a project manager in a family run construction company in Atlanta, Ga.

Gavilan can also be found working around the Atlanta community as a mentor, contractor and dad! 

His purpose in life is to serve others and he is thrilled to be a part of The Stonecrest family and get back to his roots in fitness! 

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5036 Minola Dr

Lithonia Ga 30038


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