Olympic Champion Simone Biles’ life long coach Aimee Boorman joins EVO Athletics


Aimee Boorman and Simone Biles pictured during Olympics

EVO Athletics is pleased to announce the appointment of Aimee Boorman as Executive Director of Women’s Gymnastics and Elite Coordinator. Aimee was named head coach of the USA women’s gymnastics team for the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. She also served as head coach to 2013, 2014, and 2015 world champion, and 2016 Olympic All-Around gold medalist

Simone Biles. Aimee and her mother helped discover Simone 14 years ago and has been by her side since the beginning. Simone was names the undisputed greatest gymnasts of all time. Kyle Lawton, EVO CEO remarked, “My wife, Lydia and partner Jason Collins founded EVO Athletics with the in- tent to bring the best possible experience to both athletes and their families. We delivered the world-class facility and are beyond thrilled now to welcome Aimee. Her Olympic experience, passion and personality fit incredibly well with our culture and vision.”

Jason Collins, Chief Athletics officer and Vice President states, “My relationship with Aimee Boorman, began a year ago when I moved to Texas to work with her. It was there that I realized that Aimee is not only the coach of the greatest gymnast in history, Simone Biles, and the 2016 Head Coach of the Best Olympic Team in History, but we also realized that we have the same views on what Gymnastics does for our children, and your children, and how it can make them valuable adults. In keeping with our vision here at EVO, we want to have a staff as amazing as our facility. There is no other coach in the country or the world for that matter other than Aimee that meets our vision so perfectly. I am proud to call her my friend, and we are proud to welcome her to EVO.”

Aimee states “Coaching gymnastics is my passion and my life. Having just returned from RIO following an incredibly successful Olympics, I am excited to turn my focus to EVO Athletics and continue to live my passion. My vision for what a gymnastics facility should be is reflected in this at EVO. Not only having world-class equipment and staff, but the dedication to exceeding the needs of all members of the EVO family, athletes, their families coaches and staff while providing a platform for developing young athletes to reach their great potential.”