Beth Gardner

ITP 101 Director



Directs, Authors, and Presents the ITP 101, ITP 103 and ITP 601 programs, and Speaker for Preschool and Recreational, Special Needs and Men’s gymnastics Classes.


Beth is a 1983 graduate of Texas A&M University, and has owned Heart of Texas Gymnastics located in Temple, Texas since 1999.  She has an extensive background specializing in preschool, recreational, special needs and men’s gymnastics.  She has authored, co-authored and directed GAT Instructor Training Programs since 1998. She is a National Instructor and clinician for USA Gymnastics, and author for the R102 Hands-on Training School Age, and the R301 Brain & Body.  Her articles, appearing in Technique Magazine, and her publications include topics covering preschool and boys' gymnastics.

Awards received include: GAT Distinguished Service 2003, The View Remarkable Women 2005, GAT Distinguished Service 2007, USA Gymnastics National Instructor of the Year 2012, Temple Education Foundation All Star Award 2013, GAT Life Member 2014, Bell County Judge and Commissioners’ Committee on People with Disabilities 2015.


Heart of Texas Gymnastics
6110 S. General Bruce Drive
Temple, TX 76502