Steis’ Summer Sports Series: Schiafone passes knowledge of gymnastics on as coach

Laurie Schiafone
Nate Steis
Special to The Ridgway Record

Gymnastics is the ultimate test of balance, persistence, athleticism and guts. The men and women who participate practice their stunts and routines for hundreds, and sometimes even thousands, of hours to perfect them.
Ridgway Area High School has had great success in the sport of gymnastics over the last few years and this has been fueled by a great group of athletes as well as some great coaches. One of those coaches is former Pennsylvania state champion and University of Pittsburgh gymnast Laurie Schiafone.

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