COACHING TEAM

Meet the people who make Shire Rhythmic Gymnastics so amazing!

Our staff is comprised of highly trained experts with many being top level representative gymnasts themselves. Each day, we make it our mission to get the most out of our gymnasts by providing fun, energetic lessons in a supportive, nurturing environment. We pride ourselves on catering for the individual so regardless of ability, our team will ensure each gymnast reaches their potential.

 

COACH AMY

Director / Head Coach

Amy holds a Bachelor of Education (Primary) as well as a high performance coach & judge accreditation. As a gymnast, Amy has over 15 years experience in both rhythmic & artistic gymnastics with her career highlights being named runner up national champion in level 8, 3rd overall in level 9 and being selected to represent Australia in both level 9 & 10. Her career as a coach started at the young age of 12 when she was asked to assist with club choreography. By the time she'd reached Level 8, Amy choreographed all her own routines as well as many state & national champion routines for her teammates and from here her passion for coaching was born. Amy now has almost 20 years experience as a coach, judge and club manager and also enjoys sharing her knowledge with the wider community as the appointed Project Manager on the NSW Rhythmic Gymnastics Committee. 

COACH HAYLEY

Senior Coach

Hayley holds a Bachelor of Education (Primary) as well as a Certificate 2 in Children Services and Certificate 4 in Education Support (Teachers Aide). Hayley also holds an intermediate coach accreditation and is currently casual teaching at various primary schools in Sydney as well as coaching our senior squads. Hayley began rhythmic gymnastics in 2001 and retired from the sport after competing at the 2011 Australian National Championships. A few of her career highlights are performing and becoming a semi finalist on the hit Channel 7 series "Australia's Got Talent" and performing at the opening ceremony at the Youth Olympics. Hayley also had the privilege of competing internationally in the LA Lights Tournament Of Champions and placed third overall in her age division.

COACH KRISTY

Senior Coach

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COACH TATIANA

Senior Coach

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COACH MIKAELA

Senior Coach

Mikaela is currently studying a Bachelor of Psychology at the University of Wollongong. Mikaela also holds an intermediate coaching accreditation and a beginners judging accreditation. Mikaela trained as an artistic gymnast from the age of 5 before discovering her passion for rhythmic gymnastics at the age of 9. She was one of Shire Gymnastics very first Rhythmic Gymnasts, and competed for Shire for 8 years before retiring after her 3rd year in level 10. A few of her career highlights are representing NSW at the Australian Championships in levels 8 and 9, and travelling to  LA to compete internationally.

COACH MIKAYLA

Senior Coach

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COACH CLAUDIA

Senior Coach

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COACH BECCA

Senior Coach

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COACH KATE

Senior Coach

Kate completed her HSC at McDonald College and is currently studying a Bachelor of Health and Movement at ACPE as well as a Bachelor of Education (Primary) at the University of Wollongong. Kate also holds an advanced coaching and intermediate judging accreditation.

Kate had an amazing career as a gymnast and had the opportunity to compete internationally for both individuals and group. Kate was crowned 3rd overall in level 9 and 10 at the Australian Championships in 2008, 2009 & 2010 and the highlight of her career was representing Australia at the World Championships in Senior International Group.

COACH HANNAH

Junior Coach

Hannah recently graduated from Menai High School where she was also the school captain. Hannah is aiming to study a Bachelor of Psychology at university and currently holds an intermediate coaching accreditation.  Hannah danced for 10 years before she discovered her love for rhythmic gymnastics at the age of 13.  Due to her studies, Hannah took a break from competitive gymnastics in 2017 however she continued to train and is looking forward to competing next year in level 9. Hannah is a fabulous mentor to all of our squads and she has loved developing as both a gymnast and coach at Shire. 

COACH MIKAYLA

Junior Coach

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COACH GEORGIA

Junior Coach

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COACH NATASHA

Junior Coach

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COACH LAUREN

Junior Coach

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30 Waratah Street, Kirrawee, NSW 2232, Australia