Pinnacles Gymnastics

Luke Evans
Head of all programs

  • Family has been in the gymnastics industry for over 40 years. He has 33 years of gymnastics experience; 11 years as an athlete and 22 years as a coach, for both Men's and Women's Disciplines. 
  • Competed on a National Level for 5 years, once placed 12th in his age division (2 places  from making  the Jr. National Team) at USGF National testing
  • As an athlete frequently attended training sessions/camps, competitions and clinics at the Olympic Training Center  with his father and USA Gymnastics national staff members. 
  • His coaches included his father Bill Evans (coached National Champions Darren Elg and  Billy Evans), Mark Williams ( Men's Head coach at Oklahoma University, and Olympic/Worlds Coach)  Makoto Sakamoto (1984 Olympic coach of Peter Vidmar, Mitch Gaylord and Tim Dagget).
  • On the BYU Men's Gymnastics Team 1992
  • His athletes have become State Champions, Regional Champions, National Qualifiers, Developmental National Team Members and NCAA athletes. 
  • USA Gymnastics Developmental National Team Coach 1999-2000.
  • Has the knowledge, ability, and understanding necessary to train athletes to the Elite stage. Luke wants his athletes to have healthy, happy lives utilizing gymnastics to better their lives and teaching them principles that transfer to important life skills, giving them a brighter future for the rest of their lives.

Carol Ulrich Dain
Women’s Team Coach

  • Trained under Bela and Marta Karolyi as an Elite Gymnast. 
  • Was on the Women’s USA Senior National Team (1988-89)
  • Later took scholarship to UCLA where she trained under Val Kondos field earned a bachelor degree in Sociology
  • Law degree from Wyoming
  • Now is a Federal prosecutor during the day and works with the level 6-10 in evenings at the gym. 
  • Her 2 sons Gus and Axl do gymnastics with our Boys Team program. Married to Darrel Dain
  • 3 time NCAA All American (BB x2, AA)
  • Inducted into the Colorado High School Athletics Association Hall of Fame.

Duncan Brunstetter
Girls Level 3 & 4, Girls Team

  • 8 years of gymnastics experience; (6 years as an athlete  2 years as a coach)
  • Former Gymnast of Pinnacles Gymnastics, coached by Luke Evans.
  • Was Region 9  Pommel Horse champion in Level 8 (formerly known as level 4)
  • Finished career as what is considered a Level 9 athlete today.
  • Graduated from U of U in Biology and Chemistry.
  • Worked in Alaska on fishing Boats.

Emily Evans
Girls Beginning/Hotshots Coach

  • Emily has over 15 years gymnastics experience, 9 years as a gymnast and 6 years as a coach
  • She has a love for gymnastics and kids
  • She is mom to a three year old who is in our preschool class and a one year old boy. She is married to Jeremy,

Malida Tingue
Girls Recreation/Beginning Coach, Preschool

Gabby Larsen

Girls Recreation/Beginning Coach, Preschool

  • Gabby was a gymnast as a teen
  • She has a love for gymnastics and wants to share that love of gymnastics with others
  • She is mom to a one year old boy. She is married to Dustin.

Nique Burson
Girls Recreation/Beginning Coach

Reuben Tomlinson
Boys Recreation/Beginning Coach, Preschool

  • Reuben is a competitive gymnast with 7 years experience

Justin Kwon

Boys Recreation/Beginning Coach, Tumbling


9127 S 255 W Unit B
Sandy UT 84070 US