position Assistant Coach
Alma Mater BYU '90
Bob Gauthier was named assistant coach of the Ohio State men’s gymnastics team in the fall of 2011 and is in his sixth season with the Buckeyes.
Gauthier, a native of Lindon, Utah, arrived at Ohio State after spending more than 20 years as a men’s head coach for all ages and levels at various local gyms. As coach of Arete Gymnastics, Gauthier coached four gymnasts who were on the junior national development team, including a two-time pommel horse national champion.
An All-American and team captain at BYU, Gauthier was an assistant coach and team recruiter for the Cougars from 1985 to 1990 and a judge at NCAA collegiate sanctioned events for 11 years (1985-1996). Gauthier was also member of the USA Gymnastics team from 1985 to 1988.
A graduate of BYU in 1990 with a degree in physical education and health promotion, Gauthier was named Utah coach of the year in 2009 and 2011.