MISSION STATEMENT

At Red Peak we elevate body and mind through athletics, academics and emotional confidence. We create a FAMILY atmosphere, with safety and proper technique at the forefront. We inspire growth. Together we elevate!

 

~ KARI LOUTHAN  ~

 

Coach Kari developed Red Peak Gym, formerly Tiny Tumblers, so she could share her passion and excitement for the flipping she loves, in a personalized setting.

 

In her youth, Kari trained at Gym Cats in Las Vegas, then earned a full-ride scholarship at Brigham Young University. There she became a D1 NCAA All-American Athlete on Floor, and BYU's first (& still only) 10.0 score on beam in school history. She also holds one of BYU's top 3 all-around scores!

After her collegiate career, she was a student-assistant coach at BYU helping the team advance to the NCAA Nationals, and then was hired as Assistant Coach for Southern Utah University. In her 11 years at SUU, she declined 4 other D1 coaching positions, coached 2 teams to Academic National Championships, advanced 6 times to the NCAA National Championships with athletes, and in her last season helped the team to SUU's highest ever team finish in school history (15th). She also was part of the team WAC Conference title, SUU's 1st ever 10.0 athlete, and several athlete Conference title champions.

Kari has her Masters Degree in Exercise Science Sports Conditioning, & certifications in Acrobatic Arts, RYT 200 Yoga, & CPR. She loves to learn with athletes & aspires to climb to excellence with them! She is married to David Louthan, & has four children: Cruise (10), and Kaylee (8), Van (4), and Harper (2). 

GYMNASTICS COACHES

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. KARI LOUTHAN  .

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. SHANNON EVARTS .

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.  MYLES EVARTS .

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. CELINE BARNEY .

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. KK EVARTS .

TUMBLING, CHEER &   ACRO

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. ADRI  ROBINSON JENSEN .

NINJA FLOW & TRICKING

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. MYLES EVARTS .

. KARI LOUTHAN  .

LANGUAGES & TUTORING

DIRECTORS:

~ SHANNON EVARTS ~  

Coach SHANNON EVARTS is the creator & owner of our preschool: Cedar Peak Learners, and our Preschool Director! She has been coaching gymnastics for over 20 years, from recreational to competitive team Level 1 through Level 8. She has a Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from SUU. During her years of coaching, she's worked with preschoolers to high level competitive athletes. She also has experience training & improving the physicality of special needs athletes. She is knowledgeable in the judge's code for USAG, and has many accolades from decorated athletes in state and national competitions. Shannon is the Director of the Utah Summer Games Gymnastics Meet. She has been a part of several college and club camps and clinics, working with amazing athletes & coaches all around the world & improving her knowledge in this field. She & her husband Andy met in Alaska as teenagers. As best friends, they now share 4 children, 2 of which also work for Red Peak Gym! 

GYMNASTICS COACHES:

~ CELINE BARNEY ~

CELINE BARNEY is from Riverton, UT.  She is our preschool, and Level 2-3 & 4-6 Gymnastics coach. She has been doing gymnastics since she was young, and has been coaching for 5 years. She is a gymnast for Southern Utah University and entering her senior year as a vault and bar specialist. She also does personal training. She's an excellent instructor in her fields and versatile at successfully coaching at any level! 

 

~ KK EVARTS ~

KK EVARTS is our preschool, Level 1-2 & Level 3-6 Gymnastics, and tumbling coach. She has been doing competitive gymnastics for 10 years, and recently competitive cheer team at Cedar High. She says, "I love being in the gym and helping kids achieve their goals!" She grew up in the gym exposed to great learning, as her mother was always the Gymnastics and Preschool Director in Alaska. KK has a way of exciting young gymnasts and connecting with them in a personal way!

~ KINLEY WALKER ~

KINLEY WALKER is an Utah native, has over 10 years of gymnastics competition experience up to level 8, and grew up coaching with her mother, who is also a USAG National Judge. Kinley danced all through high school and says she still "loves tumbling and moving, so getting to coach at Red Peak is awesome!" She's excited to work with our Level 1-2 Gymnasts. She says "I love watching the kids get a skill they've been working hard on. [The athletes] have so much energy and that makes it more exciting to work with them!"

TUMBLING, CHEER & ACRO COACHES

~ ADRI JENSON~ 

ADRI JENSON is our Tumbling Manager. She has a long history in performing and coaching in cheer and tumbling. She is from Payson, Utah. Adri is in her final year of nursing school at SUU. She started working for Red Peak her first semester living in Cedar City and is now entering her 4th year! She is excellent at finding good solutions to athlete problems, and managing progress. She is passionate about the athletes, coaching, and done well balancing school with home health/hospice CNA & coaching. She is also CPR certified, first aid certified, and has basic nurse training that can be useful in both jobs.  

~ LYDIA COUSIN~

NINJA COACHES:

 

~ MYLES EVARTS ~

MYLES EVARTS is our Ninja, Tumbling, and Gymnastics coach, and grew up in the gym most his life, while doing gymnastics, parkour, and tumbling for 9 years! Although he is still in high school preparing for college, he hopes to perhaps own & operate a gym someday. He came from Kenai, Alaska and enjoys coaching the ninja classes and helping kids excel in their skills. Myles has a love for the outdoors; some of his hobbies include skateboarding, snowboarding, rock climbing, running, and parkour. Right now he is working hard on a corkscrew flip, and hopes to have it down in the next few months. 

 

~ JACOB SIVERTON~

~ JULIEN KEYTE~

~ NIC KORHONEN~

ADMINS & TUTORS:

 ~ DOROTHY HASSEY ~

DOROTHY HASSEY is a senior at SUU in Elementary Education, and enjoys working for Red Peak as a tutor and Spanish tutor. She grew up bilingual.