Xiao Yuan is in his 10th season as a Wolverine assistant coach, working on the technical aspects of routines. Along with fellow assistant Geoff Corrigan, Xiao earned the 2013 and 2014 CGA National and Regional Assistant Coach of the Year for the third time at U-M. He is the owner of back-to-back NCAA and Big Ten Championships and assisted in the guidance of nine student-athletes to All-America status in 2013 and ‘14. Xiao was also instrumental in the team’s success in 2010. He assisted Michigan to the program’s fourth NCAA team title, becoming the only active collegiate coach to help two teams to the NCAA title. Xiao and Corrigan also earned 2010 NCAA National Assistant Coach of the Year honors, and coached 2010 NCAA and Big Ten all-around champion Chris Cameron.
Geoff Corrigan has been an assistant coach with the Michigan men’s gymnastics team since 2010, and has been part of three NCAA champion teams. He helped the Wolverines to the 2010 NCAA title, and as an assistant coach helped the team win back-to-back NCAA and Big Ten Championships. He took home 2013-14 CGA Regional Assistant Coach of the Year accolades. Corrigan’s success comes on the heels of several busy summers. He accompanied Syque Caesar as a member of the Bengali National Team and served as head coach for the squad at the 2012 Olympic Games.