Owner and Head Coach
Kim started coaching gymnastics while still in high school, as a way to balance her sport with some teenage income. In 1983 she built the gym next door to our current facility and out grew it so fast she built our current gym in 1986. Coaching numerous State, Regional, and National Champions including current National Team member and Junior Olympic National Champion Sarah DeMeo, as well as many scholarship athletes, EAGLES has been the most successful gymnastics program in Kansas City. Kim was the USA Gymnastics State Chairman for MISSOURI for 6 years and also served on the Regional Board of USA Gymnastics. She has been part of the USA Gymnastics National Staff for the past 10 years. She was named Junior Olympic Coach of the Year for MO in 2009 & 2010. She was also awarded the very prestigious Region IV Contributor of the Year in 2010! Kim is married to a wonderful husband Kristian laCour-Madsen, and enjoys her three yorkie kids!
Janet is a Kansas City native and before coming to Eagles Gymnastics she was the volunteer assistant coach for Iowa State, then she went on to coach at Utah State and later spent 2 years as a team coach at Edge Riverside. She was also a fierce competitor at a national level all four years she was at Iowa State and is one of the most decorated gymnasts in Iowa State history. Janet earned her bachelors degree in health and human performance from Iowa State in 2007.
Haley came to Eagles with a Bachelor's Degree in Communications from Rockhurst University and a Background in Marketing. She worked at Eagles before as a coach, now she manages the business and is our resident craft queen and party planner!
Kami moved to the Kansas City area in 2004 after growing up in Columbia, MO. She was a gymnast at the Columbia Gymnastics Center where she competed until she was Level 9. Kami had been coaching at St. Louis Gym Center in St. Louis until her move to KC. She has been coaching for over 15 years and is now our office manager. Kami is married to Jake and has a son Kennedy and a daughter Makenna.
Vickie has been with Eagles for over 20 years and has been a great asset to our business. She started at Eagles when her daughter was doing gymnastics and came to Eagles to train with our outstanding coaches! Vickie loves crunching numbers as she handles all the accounts, enrollment, billing etc on top of helping customers with her friendly smile!