Remembering Long Time NJ Coach Don Wieder

DONALD WIEDER passed away on Friday, November 6, 2020, surrounded by his beloved wife and family. He was 81 years old.

Don graduated from Pen Argyl Area High School and East Stroudsburg State College with a Master’s Degree in Physical Education (PE). While as ESU, Don was a member of the touring gymnastics team. Following college, Don moved to East Brunswick and held several coaching positions. Don’s real passion for coaching was gymnastics where he established the winningest gymnastics team in NJ. Under his tutelage, Coach Wieder’s gymnasts won 16 state championships and earned 20 scholarships. He also operated Wieder’s Gym Club for 14 years.

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