Instructors

Margaryta Booth - Gymnastics

  • Founder – Pink Pearl Gymnastics and Fitness center (2007-Present)IMG_4850
  • Master’s Degree in Art
  • FIG Coaches Brevet (FIG – International Gymnastics Federation)
  • USAG Judge
  • Gymnastics Coach, Choreographer, Dance Instructor
  • Zumba, Yoga, Pilates Instructor
  • Chief of the Ukrainian National Gymnastics Team (200-2004)
  • General Secretary of Ukrainian Gymnastics Federation (2000-2004)
  • Head Coach of Gymnastics Team at Kiev Pedagogical University (Ukraine) (1992-2000)
  • USSR Artistic Gymnastics Team Member (1983-1987)

Margaryta V. Booth
757-343-8250 or pinkpearlgym@gmail.com

OBJECTIVETo work in a position where my key talents of Physical Education, Dance, Choreography and Language skills will be utilized. I have always excelled at teaching others and organizing major events.

EXPERIENCE
2007-Present Owner of Pink Pearl, gymnastics, dance, and yoga studio.
2004 – 2007 Excalibur Gymnastics (Virginia Beach, VA): Artistic Gymnastics coach: Working with all levels of students including Elite, members of USA Team.
2000–2004 Ukrainian State Committee of Sports (Kiev, Ukraine): Chief of the Ukrainian National Artistic Gymnastics Team: responsible for preparation of Elite Gymnasts to the World and European events.
Ukrainian Gymnastics Federation: General Secretary, Interpreter & Embassy Liaison.
1992–2000 Kiev State Pedagogical University (Kiev, Ukraine):Teacher of Physical Education and Sports, College Gymnastics Team Head Coach: prepared students for National and Regional Competitions (University Level).
Additional Experience
2000-2004 -Congress of the Union of European Gymnastics (Portugal): General Secretary of Ukrainian Gymnastics Federation, Interpreter;
-Gymnastics Show and Tournaments ( Ukraine):Director of the events;
-Ukrainian Newspapers “Facts” & “Today” (Kiev, Ukraine): Independent reporter

Education :

– Master’s Degree in Art (Russian Language /Literature).
– Master’s, (Minor) Foreign Language/Literature.
– State Certificate of Guide and Interpreter.
– Master, Sports in Artistic Gymnastics.
– Choreographer, Dance, and Yoga/Pilates Instructor.
– USA Gymnastics Judge.

Interests:  Literature, Gymnastics, Dance, Yoga, Management.
Credits – Silver Team Medalist (Ukraine), Ukraine Champion, Winner of International Tournaments, USSR National Team Member.
– FIG Coach’s Brevet, Ukrainian National Judge Brevet, USA Gymnastics member and judge.

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I am married, my husband, Tim Booth, is retired USMC officer (24 years of service) currently serving our country in the private business field. We have two daughters and two sons. Our oldest daughter Melissa is a successful small business owner; our younger daughter Audrey is in professional field of Banking and Finances; our son Andriy is working on his Degree in the International Studies at Virginia Military Institute; our youngest son Alex won 2014 Wrestling VA State title,  graduated from Cox High School and is a full time student at VA Tech. Those who love pets will understand – our empty nest is sweetened by Leo and Latte, our two loving dogs, yellow and chocolate labs.

Jennifer Patterson - Gymnastics and Cheer Instructor

Ms. Jennifer, Gymnastics and Cheerleading Instructor

Education:

Bachelor of Arts degree in Business
Competitive gymnast and a cheerleader for 10 years
Works full time as a Contract Administrator
Has been with Pink Pearl since 2010

Experience
Ms. Jennifer was born and raised in Virginia Beach. She was a gymnast
for 10 years and a cheerleader for 5 years. She earned a Bachelor of
Arts degree in Business from Virginia Wesleyan College. She works full
time as a Contract Administrator. Ms. Jennifer has been with Pink
Pearl since August 2010 and she started the Cheerleading program.

~Competed Gymnastics and Cheer competitive Levels
~Member of the Ocean Lakes High School Gymnastics team 1996-2000
Competed All Around
~Ocean Lakes High School Cheerleader 1999-2000
~Virginia Wesleyan College Cheerleader 2000-2004
~Gymnastics Camp Counselor for Dale City Rec Center- Summers 2003 & 2004
~Lead Instructor at The Little Gym of Virginia Beach 2004-2005
~Gymnastics/Cheerleading Instructor for Pink Pearl Gymnastics 2010-present
~Choreographed Cheerleading routines for the High School teams including Norfolk Collegiate High School

Interests

Gymnastics, Cheerleading, Aerial Silks, Yoga, going to the
beach, reading spending time with her family and pug Bella

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Testimonials

This is one of the highlights of my childrens week. The children all love Margaryta and her teaching skills are superb. She combines fun and professionalism. She is always making the children feel special and helping them be the best of their capabilities. The little extra things she does puts her gym above all others. […]

We love your place. You made my children feel welcome and confident. Instructions were Fantastic. Thank you Margaryta.

My daughter attended Pink Pearl dance last year (ballroom dance) and loved it! The facility is warm and inviting, the staff is welcoming and takes time to address any questions or concerns that parents have. This is not a program that is money or competitive driven. In fact the opposite is true! This is a […]

I have been going to Pink Pearl for women’s fitness and yoga for almost a year and I Love It!! The staff make all the difference! I receive individualized fitness plans that point me toward personal goals. I look forward to going to each class and I leave feeling refreshed, encouraged and stronger. My quality […]

Pink Pearl Gymnastics is awesome! Coaches make learning gymnastics fun, even though it is hard. Can’t wait for my next lesson.

The staff at Pink Pearl are very knowledgeable, professional and wonderful with children. There is a good balance between excellence in training and making the environment fun at the same time. While there is an expectation that the children learn and perform well, I do not feel that there is unreasonable pressure placed on the […]

My daughter has been attending classes at Pink Pearl Gymnastics since she was 18 months old. She is now 4 years old and absolutely loves taking gymnastics. Her teacher has taken the time to get to know my daughter and works hard to push her to excel without causing her to lose the passion for […]

Gymnastics is one of the highlights of my children’s week. The children all love her and her teaching skills are superb. She combines fun and professionalism. She is always making the children feel special and helping them be the best of their capabilities. The little extra things she does puts her gym above all others. […]

Pink Pearl is a wonderful gymnastic studio that offers great private instruction for your child or in a group setting. They also provide adult fitness programs and dance and martial arts for parents or siblings. The quality of this instruction is awesome and a very loving environment. Thank you for all you do…We love Pink […]

Pink Pearl is an excellent place to bring your child. My daughter has been taking gymnastics lessons for more than a year and we are very happy about the program and environment, which is professional, loving, and caring. Every time my daughter goes to Pink Pearl she is so excited for the fun ahead. People […]

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