Dave is a multiple time USA gymnastics national champion and was part of the 2008 Beijing Olympic Team as alternate. After retiring from competition, David helped coach his alma mater, Stanford University, to an NCAA Team Title in 2009 and has continued to be a part of the sport through his position on the Athlete Advisory Committee with the United States Olympic Committee as well as his position on the USA Gymnastics Men's Technical Committee. Dave leads Team Power Monkey which is comprised of elite athletes and coaches who help design new equipment, provide gymnastics education to the fitness world, and coach at Power Monkey's Bi-annual training Camp. Dave was a lead coach with the CrossFit Gymnastics L1 course from 2013-2015. He also wrote and developed the CrossFit Gymanstics Advanced Course. He lives in NYC with his wife Sadie and coaches at CrossFit Solace.
Shane was 2-time Captain of the Syracuse University Gymnastics Team on a full scholarship, where he received a BS in Exercise Physiology and Psychology. He became a professional acrobat and stuntman, and still performs around the world for some of Hollywood's top films. Shane co-founded SHINE, a Non-Profit Gymnastics Outreach program which allows children in inner-city Newark,NJ to receive free tumbling instruction under the tutelage of a World Champion Coach (Rayshine Harris). Shane's background in Gymnastics and Exercise Science coupled with his knack for branding and business, lead Shane to become the Marketing Director and head of Business Development for Power Monkey Fitness.
Colin Geraghty has a strong background in gymnastics with years of weight training experience. He was an all-county high school basketball player and a walk-on basketball player at UNC Charlotte. Colin is well versed in many aspects of sports and fitness and loves the idea of having a positive impact on other peoples lives. Colin is the top trainer at CrossFit Milford, and acts as a consultant to Power Monkey Fitness with design and training concepts.
Sadie is on Team Power Monkey Fitness as a flexibility/mobility expert. She is a CrossFit Level 1 Trainer and travels internationally as an assistant coach for Power Monkey Clinics. Sadie is a professional aerialist and dancer, trained in a diverse range of disciplines (silk tissue, hoop, harness, and acrobatics). She is a graduate of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and Fordham University’s BFA program. She performed in the critically acclaimed Venice Biennale in Italy, and has toured with various performance and circus companies. Sadie currently trains at CrossFit Long Island City with the Noskov School of Fitness and coaches at CrossFit Solace and Body & Pole in New York City.