Bill and Sharon opened Champions Gymnastics Center in Paragould, Arkansas, in July 1986. Champions Gymnastics Center, located in Paragould’s one and only downtown, is the only full service gymnastics, tumbling and cheer facility in Paragould. Bill has over 30 years experience in the sport of gymnastics. He currently coaches Champions girls competitive team. Bill is a 1986 graduate of Arkansas State University with a BSE in Physical Education and eighteen hours toward a Masters degree in exercise science. He cheered for ASU from 1982-1985. Bill is also an avid outdoorsman who enjoys hunting and fishing. Sharon is a 1987 graduate of Arkansas State University with a BSE in Art Education. She taught art education in the local public school system for sixteen years. Sharon currently assists with coaching the girls competitive team as needed.
Bill and Sharon have two sons Robert and Lee. Both boys have been involved in gymnastics from very young ages and continue to be involved, Robert as a coach at Champions and Lee as a college level gymnast. The Grogan family thanks God for the opportunity to use the sport of gymnastics to help young athletes gain confidence and discipline. “Our hope is that God will use our family and talents to encourage others and bring honor to Him in all that we do.”
Bill and Sharon Grogan