Betty Arsenault started cheerleading in old bridge New Jersey. She was on multiple allstar teams, and trained at World Cup. She continued to cheer in college at the Universtiy of Massachusetts. Betty Moved to CA in 2007 and coached the JV team at La Jolla Country Day high school before opening her first cheer gym, Cheer SD. Betty coached and choreographed multiple teams and routines at cheer SD, winning a UCA national championship title and two USA championship titles, and is now ready for the next chapter in her life- Cali coast, where she is going to continue to aid young women and men in advancing their cheer abilities! She can't wait to share her love of cheer and performing with the world!
Aaron is our head tumble coach. He coaches tumbling for level 3 and up. Aaron was a gymnast his entire life. He competed gymnastics for the University of Massachusetts and attended the Junior Olympics. His gymnastics background, and career as a mechanical engineer makes him the perfect tumble coach to analyze and instill perfect tumble form in athletes so they avoid injuries while advancing their tumbling skills.
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Coach Aaron Tumbling
April has lived in San Diego, California her whole life and has been a cheerleader for the past 9 years. She cheered for four years at West Hills High School, two years at Southwestern College, and on various allstar teams across San Diego. April won the 2008 and 2009 UCA national championship and was the 2011 UCA West Coast Regional Jumper. Recently graduated from San Diego State University, April studied Marketing IMC with a minor in Psychology. April’s enthusiasm for this sport shows in her hard work, dedication, and passion for learning new skills. April is also on the CCE Level 6 Adult Team.
Jenna grew up in South Dakota as well as San Diego and has been a member of competitive cheer teams since age 7. She was a member of CheerForce and California All-Stars growing up, taking part in their level 5 All-Star teams. She began coaching in 2011 and led her teams to National Championship titles at USA and UCA Nationals. Jenna currently graduated from San Diego State University with a BS in Health Science, emphasis in Public Health and a minor in Cognitive and Behavioral Neuropsychology. She also works at an integrated medical center in Downtown San Diego. Jenna is currently certified in CPR and First Aid as well as NFHS Fundamentals of Coaching.
Angela is originally from Dallas, Texas, but grew up in South Florida. When she moved to Ft Lauderdale in 1998 she made the jump from gymnastics to competitive cheerleading. She has been a part of several national championship all-star teams, including Legend Lady Jags (Junior and Senior) and Top Gun All-Stars (Large Coed). She has also won a national title as a flyer in stunt group competitions.
Angela moved to San Diego in 2004 to attend UC San Diego, where she earned a degree in biology and played competitive ultimate frisbee. After a ten year hiatus from the competitive cheerleading world, she is extremely excited to be a part of the Cali Coast Elite family...and to learn that she is still a fantastic cheerleader!
RIP COACH BROOKE <3. We loved every second of your spirit and energy. You made the world a better place. You are now our cheer angel.
Gymnastics, Dance & Cheerleading have always been a big part of Coach Brooke’s life. As a High School and Collegiate competitive dancer and cheerleader, Coach Brooke studied Hip Hop under well-known choreographer Wade Robson. At age 15, she began coaching cheerleading at her local park. While in college earning her degree in Communication Studies from California State University, Northridge, Coach Brooke continued to coach cheerleading and gymnastics at multiple parks and gyms through out the Los Angeles area. Her passion for community parks and youth sports carried her through a 15-year stint with the City of Los Angeles Department of Recreation & Parks before moving to San Diego. In addition to her devotion to youth sports, Coach Brooke is passionate about scouting, herself a Girl Scout Alumnae and Gold Award recipient. During the School year she is the Head Cheerleading Coach at Francis Parker School. She also continues her cheer career performing with Cheer Los Angeles, a non-profit group of charitable cheerleaders.
Coach Brooke is excited to join the Cali Coast Elite family. When she is not on the mat you can find Coach Brooke hiking and rock climbing. Coach Brooke is cheered on in life by her husband John and puggle, Zuma Dog.