Meet the Team

CAROLINE GRAY
Club Manager
Acrobatic Gymnastics Coach – Level 4
Pre-school Gymnastics Coach – Level 3
Tumble Coach – Level 3

FIONA FYFE
Head of Performance
BA (Hons) Dance & Choreography
Acrobatic Gymnastics Coach – Level 4
Freestyle Gymnastics Coach – Level 2
Pre-school Gymnastics Coach
Disability Gymnastics Coach
Regional Judge

SARAH NIMMO
Performance Coach
HND – Sports Coaching & the Development of Sport
BSc – Sport & Exercise Science (Sports Coaching)
Acrobatic Gymnastics Coach- Level 3
Pre-school Gymnastics Coach – Level 2
Disability Gymnastics Coach

LOUISE RAMAGE
Performance Coach
HND – Sports Coaching & the Development of Sport
Acrobatic Gymnastics Coach- Level 3
Pre-school Gymnastics Coach – Level 2
Disability Gymnastics Coach
BabyGym Coach

LORNA FYFE
Lead Coach, Recreational, Pre-school, Disabilities and Development
Acrobatic Gymnastics Coach – Level 3
Pre-School Gymnastics Coach – Level 2
BabyGym Coach
Disability Gymnastics Coach

NICOLE HIGGINSON
LEAD COACH, Recreational, Freestyle & Performance
Acrobatic Gymnastics Coach – Level 3
Freestyle Gymnastics Coach – Level 2
Disability Gymnastics Coach

LYNETTE RITCHIE
Lead Coach Recreational, Pre-school and Disabilities. Membership Secretary
Acrobatic Gymnastics Coach – Level 2
Disability Gymnastics Coach

JENNIFER GORDON
Coach
Acrobatic Gymnastics Coach – Level 2
Disability Gymnastics Coach

CAITLIN HIGGINSON
Lead Coach, Recreational & Performance
Acrobatic Gymnastics Coach -Level 2
Disability Gymnastics Coach

EMMA MELVILLE
Lead Coach, Recreational & Performance
Acrobatic Gymnastics Coach – Level 2
Disability Gymnastics Coach

HOLLY MIDDLETON
Lead Coach, Teen, Adult, ASN, Recreational & Pre-school. Head of Inclusion
Acrobatic Gymnastics – Level 2
Disability Gymnastics Coach
Pre-school Gymnastics Coach
HNC Acting and Performance

SARAH MCCORMACK
Coach, Recreational
Acrobatic Gymnastics Coach – Level 2
Disability Gymnastics Coach

TAYLER NAGLE
Coach, Recreational & Development
Acrobatic Gymnastics Coach – Level 2
Disability Gymnastics Coach

EMMA MCGLYNN
Assistant Coach
Acrobatic Gymnastics Coach – Level 1
Disability Gymnastics Coach

LAURA HODGE
Financial Controller
Laura deals with the day to day finances at Astro.

NIKKI MASLEN
Safeguarding Officer
Nikki is the club Child Protection and Welfare Coordinator. Nikki works in conjunction to the club to deal with all aspects welfare within the club. Within her remit is the following:

  • Ensure all persons working with children, young people and vulnerable adults at the club are fully aware of what is required of them within the guidelines of the Associations Code of Practice
  • Be the first point of contact for coaches, helpers, parents and gymnasts on any issues concerning the well being of the club members, (poor practice or potential alleged abuse).
  • Liaise closely with the clubs trainee coaches, ensuring that the agreed procedures for the prevention of risk are followed
  • Act as adviser, when required, to the clubs management committee on matters of policy & procedures related to Child Protection
  • Ensure that all coaches and relevant officials, have the opportunity to access CP training Ensure that all incidents are correctly recorded and reported in accordance with SGA policy and procedures

If you have any queries regarding this or need to liaise with Nikki she can be contacted in confidence here.

 

 

 

 

Astro Gymnastics Board of Trustees:

Karen Gordon, Chair

Elaine Mackie, Secretary

Joanne Edmiston-Mann, Volunteer Co-ordinator

Julie-Ann Murphy, HR Trustee