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Our mission is to provide quality gymnastics that will meet the physical and mental development of children in a positive, safe and fun atmosphere. Gymnastics builds character; boosts self-confidence and promotes self-discipline while enhancing teamwork skills. We offer growth to last a lifetime.

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Pavel & Elena Miligoulo
(Owners/Head Coaches)

Gym News:


Rising Stars Level 10 Gymnast Competes with Nation’s Best

Top gymnasts across the nation traveled to Des Moines, Iowa May 15-17 to compete at the 2015 Junior Olympic National Championships and the National Invitational Tournament.  Over 500 gymnasts competed during the three-day event judged by meet officials and evaluated by college scouts from around the nation.      

Woodbury High junior and Rising Stars Academy Level 10 gymnast Jessica Chiu earned the right to represent the Upper Midwest on this stage having qualified by advancing through state and regional competitions.  Based on All-Around standings, Chiu qualified to compete in the National Invitational Tournament.  Chiu finished her 2015 competition season and the meet with a beautiful Balance Beam routine ending with a double-full Gainer dismount.  The judges awarded her routine with a personal best score of 9.40 and 4th place.

With the competition season closed out, the gymnasts return to practice to work on new, more difficult skills for next year.  The Rising Stars Gymnastics Academy teams train year-round in Oakdale under Elena and Pavel Miligoulo.  For more information, call (651) 730-4376.





Six Rising Stars gymnasts traveled and competed at Region 4 gymnastics Championship in Green Bay, WI past weekend. Pictured: Level 10 Jessica C, Level 9: Isabella Frattalone, Isabella Mascia & Emily Dorner; MN Super Level 8 team members: Lindsey Malicki & Emma Albrecht.
Highlights from a meet:
Level 10: In the Senior A age division, Woodbury High Junior Jessica Chiu medaled on Bars. Based on AA standing, Chiu earned a spot as second alternate, a guaranteed competition at the Nationals Invitational Tournament in Des Monies, IA on May 17th.

Level 8: Lindsey and Emma competed for MN Super 8 team. MN team placed third in a Region. Emma  placed 2nd all-around with 36.975, also she placed  2nd on beam (9.15), 3rd on floor (9.4) & 4th on bars (9.325). Lindsey placed 4th on vault (9.25), 7th all-around (36.575), 7th on floor (9.325) & bars (9.05).
Great job girls! Congratulations! Good luck Jessica at level 10 Nationals/NIT in May!


Amy Engright (our past level 10 member) – freshman at UW La Crosse gymnastics team is a National Champion!!!

Her team WON Nationals last weekend (div. III)! Amy placed 3rd all-around!!! And National Champion on Bars!!!

You can see and read about it below (her dad-Mark emailed the links). Enjoy!

If you haven’t been out to the UW La Crosse team site lately you might want to take a look. The page cycles through 6 stories and “Enright” is in 4 of the headlines. She had an awesome season and was cool under pressure.


And she is heading to Div I Regionals on Saturday as an alternate.


Great news! Our past level 10 gymnast- Mary Jane Rott competed at Regionals for Auburn University and tied for third on Vault with 9.9!
No. 8 Auburn gymnastics recorded its highest score ever at an NCAA Regional Saturday nigh April 4th at Auburn Arena with a team total of 196.900, finishing second overall to advance to the NCAA Championships for the first time since 2003.

The Tigers saved their strongest performance of the meet for the final rotation as Auburn finished with its third-best score of the year on vault at 49.400 to lock up its spot at the national meet. Lexus Demers and MJ Rott collected pair of 9.900s, finishing tied for third overall in the event.

Please see link below to read full article:



The Rising Stars Gymnastics Academy Level 7-10 Optional team members wrapped up their regular competition season with back-to-back meets at home and in Milwaukee.  The team next heads to the 2015 Minnesota State Meet held March 20-22 at the Minneapolis Convention Center.  To qualify for State, each gymnast must record a qualifying All-Around score based on her total in four different events:  Vault, Uneven Bars, Balance Beam, and Floor Exercise.  All RSGA team gymnasts who competed all four events in the regular season have qualified.     


In Milwaukee-Salto national Invitational, RSGA team recorded outstanding performances.  A few highlights include Level 10 Jessica Chiu scoring another 36.025 all-around; Level 9 Emily Dorner winning Bars.  For the Level 8 team, Emma Albrecht recorded a huge All-Around of 37.375 and tied for 1st on Floor with teammate Lindsey Malicki.  Malicki additionally won Vault (9.475) recorded a huge 37.3 All-Around.  Maria Landherr Vaulted to 1st place finish.  Linnea Rustad ended her regular competition season in Milwaukee with personal bests on Vault and Floor.  For the Level 7 team, Erin Rogers took 2nd on Beam (9.325).  Kaela Offstein placed 3rd on Vault.


Congratulations level 7-10 RSGA optional gymnasts with a good meet in San Francisco, CA on February 7-8!

Highlights of the meet: Level 8 team placed 3rd with 110.525 and level 9 team took 2nd with 104.55!
In 7-12 age group Grace Gerten placed third on bars with 9.475! Erica Stanton placed second on vault with 9.2.

In 13 age group Lindsey Malicki placed second all-around with 36.775, she also placed third on beam with 9.175 and placed third on vault with 9.125. Emma Albrecht placed third all-around with 36.575, she also took second vault (9.15) and placed third on floor (9.45). Samantha Chang placed second on floor with 9.5!!!

In 14+ age group Ellie Hammes won bars again with 9.175 J Lucy Gibbs placed second on floor (9.35).

Level 9 Isabella Frattalone in 8-14 age group placed 3rd all-around (36.175), also she placed 3rd on bars (9.275), floor (9.15) and beam (8.925). Isabella Mascia took 4th on bars (9.05). Emily Dorner in 15+ age group won floor (9.175), placed 2nd on bars (9.0) and 3rd on beam (8.75).

Level 7 Allexa Larson in 11 age group placed 2nd on floor (9.475). Kaela Offstein (13+ age group) took 2nd on vault with 9.375.

Level 10 Jessica Chiu placed 4th on floor (9.0) & got 9.05 on bars

Great job girls! Good luck at rest of the meets this season


Congratulations to our level 7-10 gymnasts who participated in the Legacy Luau this past weekend!

Level 10 -Jessica Chiu won all-around!! She also won bars with a 9.425!!

Level 9- Emily Dorner (15 yr age group) won beam with a 9.2, placed 2nd on bars and floor and took 2nd all-around!!
Isabella Mascia (14 yr age group) won beam with a 9.2, and placed third on bars (9.1) and vault and took third all-around!!

Level 8 team place 2nd with 110.425; Good Job to Maria, Ellie, Lucy, Sam, Lindsey, Emma, Taylor, Grace and Erica!!

In the 14 year age group- Lucy Gibbs won floor with a 9.325 and beam with a 9.2!
Maria Landherr won vault with 9.125, bars and placed 2nd all-around!
Ellie Hammes placed 2nd on vault and 3rd all-around!!

In the 13 year age group- Samantha Chang won floor with a 9.55!
Lindsey Malicki won beam (9.325), place 2nd on vault (9.2) and 2nd all –around!
Emma Albrecht placed 3rd on floor (9.45) and 3rd all- around!!
Erica Stanton placed 3rd on floor with a 9.4!!

Level 7- Alexa Larson placed 2nd on beam (9.125), third on floor (9.325), and third all- around (36.4)!!

All gymnasts qualified to State Championship!!
Great Job! Good Luck this weekend at the CA meet!!




Congratulations level 7-10 RSGA optional gymnasts with a nice start of competition season at Gopher’s Invite on January 9-11!

Highlight of the meet:Level 8 team placed 3rd with 110.1!

In 7-12 age group Grace Gerten won vault with 9.15, placed second on beam with 9.325 and third all-around with 36.425. Erica Stanton placed second on floor with 9.45 and third on vault with 8.875.

In 13 age group Lindsey Malicki won all-around with 36.425, she won beam with 9.375 and placed third on bars with 8.9. Emma Albrecht placed second all-around with 36.3, she also won vault (9.1) and placed third on floor (9.3). Lucy Gibbs placed third on beam ( 9.2).

In 14+ age group Ellie Hammes won bars (9.225), she placed third all-around (35.45) and third on floor (9.275). Maria Landherr placed third on vault with 8.875

Level 10 Jessica Chiu placed 4th on bars (8.975)

Level 9 Isabella Frattalone in 8-13 age group placed 5th on beam (8.55), and Isabella Mascia took 5th on beam (8.725) in 14 age group. Emily Dorner in 15+ age group placed third on beam with 8.95.

Level 7 Allexa Larson in 11 age group placed 2nd all-around with 35.775. Kaela Offstein (13+ age group) took third on vault with 9.25

Great start gymnasts!


Congratulations to our level 3, 4 and 5 gymnasts with great performances at the State meet this weekend!

Friday ~ Level 5 team had a great day and placed 6th out of 25 teams with a score of 110.05! Individual top 3 highlights: Katrina Frendt won Vault Champion title! Makena Goodman placed 2nd on Beam and Floor! Molly Peterson placed 3rd on Vault, Beam and Floor;  Ariana Douvier placed 3rd on Bars; Kathryn Fritz placed 3rd on Beam; Lauren Olson also placed 3rd on Beam!

Saturday ~ Level 4 team had a good day scoring at State 106.85! And placed 8th out of 32 teams ! Ivy Lothenbach won Floor Champion title!!!

Sunday ~ Level 3 team had a wonderful competition day and placed 2nd out of 25 teams with a team score 112.45!!! Evelyn Johnson won 1st place all-around and also State Champion title on Floor! Luka Johnson won 2nd place all-around and 2nd place on Bars! Aubry Young placed 2nd on Floor!

Great job gymnasts, coaches and parents!


Congratulations to level 3 team gymnasts – who won first place at Fall Spectacular Invitational on Sunday November 2nd with 111.25!!! And level 3 gymnast Evelyn J and Aubry Y. won 1st in all-around with 37.025
Level 5 team took 2nd place with 110.325 and level 4 team was 4th with 107.075.
Level 4 gymnast Ivy L. won 1st all-around with 36.45! And Level 5 gymnast Makena G. won beam with amazing routine with scored 9.75!
Great job gymnasts!


Congratulations to level 3 team gymnasts – who won first place at The Harvest Invitational on Sunday October 19th with a 109.825!!! Great Job to  level 3 gymnast Abbey S. who won 1st in all-around with 36.475!!
Level 4 team was 2nd with 107.55.Where level 4 gymnast Ivy L. won 1st all-around with a 36.9!
Level 5 team took 2nd place with 109.6 and level 5 gymnast Molly P. won all-around with 36.325 (7-9 age group)!! Also a big congratulations to Maggie K.-who placed 1st with 35.35 (10 years old age group).
Great job gymnasts!


 Watch Jessica Chiu Level 10 upgraded beam dismount HERE


Congratulations to level 3, 4 and 5 teams with winning first places at the Piper Invitational!! 

September 27-28, 2014

Level 3 team scored 108.875
Level 4 team scored 107.05
Level 5 team scored 109.825
Great Job!!! Keep it Up!!!!!!!

Also a Huge congratulations to All Around Champions….

Level 3 Aubry yang 36.75
Anna Moggie 35.85

Level 4 Ivy Lothenbach 36.5
Anna Marie Millard 35.05

Level 5 Cassie Schreier 35.5

Good job Girls!!!