USA Gymnastics has announced that former Soviet gymnast Vitaly Marinitch will be the head coach of the US Men’s gymnastics team at the upcoming World Championships in Rotterdam, Netherlands in October.

Marinitch moved to the USA in 1995 and began coaching at the US Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs, Colorado, where he coached 1996 Olympian John Macready, 2004 Olympians Brett McClure and Jason Gatson, 2008 Olympian Joey Hagerty and 2009 World Team Members Tim McNeill and Wes Haagensen.

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