Gael Oriol is an undergraduate student studying architecture at the New York City College of Technology. Born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, he started practicing parkour and martial arts at the age of 12. At the age of 17, he shifted his focus toward gymnastics. He has 4 years experience coaching both parkour and gymnastics from as young as 2 to 65 years old. He’s also worked at the Aviator Sports and Events Center.
Gael’s primary ambition is to develop new buildings and landscapes that allow for alternative forms of movement throughout a city. He has a strong passion for both sports and continue to coach because he loves the environment and helping others grow.