Tammy & Todd

TBTammy Biggs

Tammy has been a member of the USA Gymnastics National Team Coaching Staff since 1986. She coached 1988 Olympian Missy Marlowe, and was a member of the coaching  staff  for the 1996 Olympic Team. Tammy spends much of her time traveling around the country, helping to develop future Olympians. She works with numerous clubs to develop entire programs, from preschool through elite.

Here are just a few of her credentials:

  • FIG Academy Expert (Artistic Gymnastics 2006)
  • One of five clinicians for the United States FIG Course
  • FIG Brevet Judge
  • Master of Sport – USA Gymnastics
  • Staff Clinician – USA Gymnastics National Team Training Center (TX) including:
    • USA National Team Training Camps
    • USA Elite Developmental Training Camps
    • TOPs National Training Camps
    • International Camps
    • USA Gymnastics W300 & W400 Clinics
  • USA Gymnastics W300 and W400 Course Co-author
  • Lectures at USAG National, Regional and State Congresses
  • Studied Dance and Psychology in college

“I hope everyone who is trying to do TOP’s, Developmental, Hopes & International will come to this wonderful clinic. We will get you fast tracked to Elite Gymnastics!! It is easier than you think!” Love, Tammy

ToddTodd Gardiner

Todd is the owner of Illinois Gymnastics Institute (IGI) in Westmont, Illinois. In addition, he coaches Vault/ Trampoline at the USAG Elite Developmental Training Camps and is a  Staff Clinician at the National Team Training Center. Todd has produced over 80 NCAA full scholarship gymnasts. He has had athletes in every JO Nationals since 1984, as well as numerous National Champions and Elite National Team members. He is an internationally known, top level coach, who is extremely educational, as well as a wonderfully entertaining speaker.

Here are just a few of his credentials:

  • High School: Hinsdale Central, Hinsdale, IL. Set the H.S. Team Record his senior year.
  • College: College of DuPage, Boise State & George Williams.
  • Todd was 1976 National Trampoline Champion.
  • President/Owner IGI Gymnastics (established in 1979)
  • Produced over 80+ NCAA Full Scholarships gymnasts.
  • Has had athletes in every JO Nationals since 1984.
  • Numerous JO National Champions and National team members.
  • Have had athletes on most every Region 5 All-Star team since it’s conception.
  • Region 5 Elite Chairman
  • USAG Ethics Committee member
  • Todd’s Teaching Techniques DVD’s/Todd’s Tapes
  • Staff Clinician – USA Gymnastics National Team Training Center (TX)
    • USA Elite Developmental Training Camps – Vault/Trampoline
    • TOPs National Training Camps

Awards and Honors:

  • USA Gymnastics Elite Coach of the Year: 2002, 2004
  • Region 5 Hall of Fame Inductee: 2011
  • Region 5 J.O. Coach of the Year: 1988, 1989, 1990, 1999, 2000, 2010, 2011
  • Region 5 Elite Coach of the Year: 2002
  • Region 5 Contributor of the Year: 1989, 1990, 1999, 2003
  • Illinois USAG Lifetime Achievement Award: 2011
  • U.S. Elite Coaches Association – International Coach of the Year: 1990, 2003.
  • U.S. Elite Coaches Association – Video Contributor: 1997