Archive | January 2013



Rhythmic gymnastics is an Olympic sport that combines the beauty of ballet, dance and gymnastics in choreographed routines with apparatuses such as ribbon, ball, rope, clubs and hoop. The sport made an immediate impact after it was introduced to Miami by IK School of Gymnastics.

A critical part of IK’s success in Rhythmic Gymnastics is reflected in the recruiting of elite coaches from throughout the world.
Iryna Kobets is a world renowned rhythmic gymnastics coach and owner of IK School of Gymnastics. She has been working as a coach since 2002. Her experience includes coaching the Junior National Ukrainian rhythmic gymnastics team for 6 years. Since moving to the United States, she put her years of experience and professional training to build awareness of this wonderful sport in Miami. Rhythmic Gymnastics, despite being a popular sport worldwide, is not as known here in the States.

Oksana Ivanchuk is a master of sports of USSR in Rhythmic Gymnastics. 18 times medalist and absolute champion of Uzbekistan. Winner of Olympic hopes competitions. Champion of USSR in individual routines 1989-1990, Champion of USSR in teams 1991. Silver medalist of European tournament in United Kingdom 1994. Gymnast of honored coach of Uzbekistan and Russian Federation I.A. Viner from 1985-1994. Have coached 3 members of US national team 1995-1996.

IK School of Gymnastics introduces Valentina Kevliyan who works and helps in its staff Tem to reach the Gold Medal Level. She is an excellent and experienced coach, four-time world champion, silver medalist of Olimpics in Rhythmic Gymnastics.

IK School of Gymnastics has earned a distinguished reputation in developing young top level gymnasts. Since 2009 the girls won medals at the most popular tournaments: Suncoast Sport Festival, International Star Cup, Gold Coast International Cup, Coaches Cup, Aviator Sport Event, Florida Championships, Regional Championships and National Competitions.

“We are extremely pleased to have Valentina and Oksana as our coaches,” said Irina Kobets, owner of IK School of Gymnastics. “Their ability to create elite gymnasts, the many tournaments she has won and their dedication to coaching can be attributed to IK School continuing success.”

Gymnasts, coached by Irina KObets, Valentina Kevliyan and Oksana Ivanchuk, also became Florida state champions, Region 6 and National champions:

Spirit Dance and Talent Competition

State Competitions, K+Jacksonville 14-16 April 2012
Level 3
Mia Viner – 2 gold, 1 silver
Katerina Thomas – 2 bronze
Sophia Pontet – 3 gold
Sofia Sverdlov – 1 silver, 2 bronze
Noreen Sharif – 1 gold, 2 bronze
Julia Nikolaev – 1 bronze
Justina Santucho – 1 gold, 1 silver

Level 4
Alina Eliutina – 1 silver, 2 bronze
Scarlett Barone – 1 gold, 2 silver
Clarisa Rodriguez – 1 gold, 1 bronze
Anastasia Soultanova – 1 bronze
Level 5
Taela Graff -1 gold, 2 bronze
Hana Starkman – 1 silver, 1 bronze
Anastasia Borisova – 4 gold
Miriam Bussel-Alonso – 1 silver, 2 bronze
Regional Competitions, Miami 27th-29th April 2012
Level 3
Mia Viner – 1 gold, 1 bronze
Paula Alanis – 1 silver
Noreen Sharif – 1 silver, 1 bronze
Isabella Zilli – 1 silver, 1 bronze
Katerina Thomas – 1 gold, 2 silver
Sophia Pontet – 2 gold, 1 silver
Justina Santucho – 2 bronze

Level 4
Alina Eliutina – 2 silver
Scarlett Barone – 1 silver, 2 bronze
Clarisa Rodriguez – 1 silver

Level 5
Anastasia Borisova – 4 gold, 1 bronze
Taela Graff – 1 silver
Miriam Bussel Alonso – 1 gold, 2 silver
Eleonora Gordienko – 1 gold, 3 silver

National Competitions, Orlando June 12th
Levels 4-5 – 10 gold, 5 silver medals

Ik-gymnastic team 2012



Welcome to Ikgymnastics School in Miami, Florida

Welcome to IK, Miami gymnastic school. There is a place for everyone at IK, whether your child wants to learn a new sport, stay in shape, has special needs or hopes to become an Olympic competitor. IK school has offers gymnastic classes in Miami area. We have multiple locations and our after school programs are very well-known in Miami area. Gymnastic is a beautiful sport. Gymnastics demonstrates the best of human abilities, and your kids can be the ones who will be chosen for this mission. Known for our safe and nurturing environment, our coaches are caring professionals trained to encourage your child to have fun while participating in our motivating gymnastic program.

Our facility offers you dynamic Miami gymnastic classes, spectacular birthday parties, memorable camps and much more all year long. Our personal care and involvement will ensure that your child receives a positive and productive experience.

Health and fitness is the gift of life and IK school of Gymnastics welcomes you to enjoy our facility and the sport of gymnastics. All our programs are educationally based and we offer a wide variety of physical education services

IK Miami Gymnastic holds the highest safety standards available in the United States and requires ALL staff and administration to hold USA Gymnastics (national governing body of gymnastics in the United States) and safety-certification. In addition to our strict guidelines for hiring and staff training, we require all staff members are emergency readiness trained, are practiced throughout our facility regularly.

We invite you to check out our facilities and programs. To schedule an appointment please call 786-350-6655. We will be happy to assist you. Thank you for choosing the best gymnastic school in Miami and South Florida.

Our locations:

Pelican Center, Sunny Isles

Aventura Charters School

15901 Biscayne Blvd, North Miami Beach,

Aventura Mantissori School

We accept just GIRLS!!!!!! The earliest age is 3 years old.

First of all call 786-350-6655 to schedule your first class. First class is Free! Coach will determine your level during the class and we will give you schedule for appropriate level.

What to wear for the first class? – It is perfect if you have gymnastic leotard and special gymnastic half shoes, if you don’t – just wear something comfortable to do gymnastics – shorts, t-shirt and socks. Hair must be tired in a very nice bun, no jewelry and watches please.

If you want to join a beautiful world of rhythmic gymnastics, you need to be registered. The second class required registration for 1 year and payment for the first month. You will also need to buy school uniform with logo and special gymnastic shoes. We have everything on sale in our facility.

We also require students to have the following apparatus – ball, hoop, clubs, rope, ribbon. Levels 2 and 3 beginners (3-6 years old) need to have rope and ball and Levels 3-4 (6-15 years old) beginners need to have ball, rope, hoop, ribbon. We have everything on sale in our school. If you buy gymnastics supplies somewhere else make sure you are buying professional equipment appropriate for your child’s level, age, height, etc. You can ask your coach for details.