Matthew Ennis

Although Matthew comes from a multimedia background, he has always maintained an interest in childhood development.  He was apart of the acclaimed JET program teaching English to high school Japanese students.

Qualifications:

BA(Design), DipBusiness, Coach (MAG, ACR, GGYM)

Job Role:

Partner of Bounce Sports & Acrogym

  • Every child has the right to train in a safe and fun environment that encourages and nurtures all. This is the fundamentals of my approach and I believe it to be a sound way to achieve results!

Shayley Ennis

It has been a passion for Shayley for many years and this is evident when you see how she coaches and interacts with athletes and coaches alike.  Shayley is able to get the best out of anyone!

Qualifications:

Advanced Silver Coach, Beginner Judge

Job Role:

Partner of Bounce Sports & Acrogym

  • The sport of Acrobatic Gymnastics has been a part of my life since I can remember. It is a beautiful sport and something that I love to teach to children of all ages and abilities. My favourite part of coaching is seeing the joy of an athlete learning a skill for the first time.

Monique Boswell

Monique is an integral part of Acrogym and its success.  She has been instrumental in working with other coaches to make our groups not only competitive but reach great heights.

Qualifications:

Occupational Therapist, Adv. Silver Coach, FIG Cat4 Judge

Job Role:

High Performance Coach, Judge

  • Gymnastics/Acrobatics has taught me so many life skills such as organisational & time management skills, but has also given me a foundation physically that I can transfer across to other sports.

Renee Quail

Renee is our strength and conditioning and tumbling coach. She has had a huge amount of experience competing at an elite level and is able to bring this together with her love of the sport to get the best out of each athlete.

Qualifications:

Degree (Physical & Health Ed.)

Job Role:

Tumbling & Senior State Coach

  • Acrobatics has been a huge part of my life, both as a competitor and as a coach. The sport has given me so many great experiences and taught me so many skills that I am now able to use in my coaching. Helping the athletes reach their goals is such a rewarding job and is made even better by doing it alongside so many great coaches.

Emily Ritchie

Emily achieved many great things as an acrobat herself and loves to pass on this experience to the students. She is a gentle and kind coach who always has a smile for all the students. We are happy to see Emily back after a short break.

Qualifications:

Intermediate Coach

Job Role:

Recreational & Junior State Coach

  • I love coaching because it's great to help students achieve their goals.

Alicia Hayes

Alicia is one of our newest coaches having come from a Women's Artistic Club.  She engages the children responsibly and is able to achieve some great success with skill development.

Qualifications:

Dip(Sport Dev.), Intermediate Coach

Job Role:

School, Recreational & Junior State Coach

  • I have been coaching gymnastics for 3 years and really enjoy coaching as I like to see the kids improve and grow into great gymnasts.

Lauren Batcheldor

Lauren has a natural talent for working with children.  She is liked but all and her infectious smile is immediately felt by anyone she meets. Lauren is well on her way to becoming a great coach and is currently mentored by senior coaches.

Qualifications:

Beginner Coach

Job Role:

Recreational & Junior State Coach

  • I began coaching once I retired from competition to allow myself to still be a part of the amazing Acrogym atmosphere.I began to coach in 2013 and continue to coach as Acrogym provides a safe and loving environment for all.

Katrina Kissock

Katrina is a joy to have around the club and her positive attitude is transferred to the students.  She is able to make the classes fun and enjoyable while still meeting the outcomes.

Qualifications:

Intermediate Coach

Job Role:

Recreational & Junior State Coach

  • Teaching acrobatics to children is a wonderful feeling. I love seeing them smile as they flip and tumble.

Lucy Napoli

Lucy has a wealth of knowledge to share through her coaching and she is also an accomplished judge. Lucy also puts a lot of time into the development of our sport in NSW as a member of the State Management Committee.

Qualifications:

Intermediate Coach & Inter. Bronze Judge

Job Role:

Recreational & Junior State Coach, Judge

  • I have been coaching for 6 years now and every year is exciting and different. It is amazing to watch the kids I coach grow up and learn new skills. Being able to share in their achievements in an awesome feeling.

Rebecca Gilmore

Rebecca's soft voice isn't any indication of her acrobatics prestige.  She is currently retired but can still do most skills better than anyone in the gym! Her chosen career path of nursing shows that she is a caring and loving individual.

Qualifications:

Intermediate Coach

Job Role:

Recreational & Junior State Coach

  • Coach message coming soon...

Rachel Cook

Rachel is an amazing communicator and an experienced acrobat and coach.  She has competed in Acrobatics in all levels and achieved some fantastic results - including representing her country.

Qualifications:

Intermediate Coach & Judge

Job Role:

Recreational, Junior State Coach & Judge

  • The Australian renowned Acrogym has been my 'family' since the beginning. Being an athlete, competitor, judge and coach with Acrogym, I couldn't think of life without such a supportive, active, driven and professional Acrobatic Gymnastics Club. Currently I love coaching young acrobats new skills and seeing them progress, thrive & conquer their goals with confidence.

Kaylah Daly

Kaylah is a very enthusiastic and energetic young coach. She enjoys teaching new tricks while putting an emphasis on great technique. She is very popular amongst the acrobats as he positive style of coaching is well received.

Qualifications:

Beginner Coach

Job Role:

Recreational & Junior State Coach

  • Acro has fundamentally helped me with my strength and co-ordination as well as being social and fun. It's a really great hands on way to figure out talents you didn't know you had.

Erin Brooks

Erin has shown an incredible amount of talent as a coach.  She is passionate about Acrobatics and patiently teaches the students skills and progressions. Erin continues to be mentored by our senior coaches.

Qualifications:

Beginner Coach

Job Role:

Trainee Coach

  • I coach because when I was younger I loved doing the sport - I want to show kids how great this sport is and inspire them to love it also.

Aimee Hill

Aimee is a great junior coach who loves to share her experience and knowledge of acrobatics. She continues to be mentored by senior coaches and is taking on board feedback to help her be a confident member of the Acrogym.

Qualifications:

Beginner Coach

Job Role:

Recreational Coach

  • Acrogym's great! I like coaching the kids so I can help them learn new skills.

Ashleigh Iacono

Ashleigh is one of Acrogym's most experienced coaching having herself represented Australia several times.  She has also extensive experience coaching in Primary Schools and recently began a career in child care.

Qualifications:

Intermediate Coach, C3 (Sport & Rec), First Aid

Job Role:

Tumbling & Senior State Coach

  • Message coming soon...

Renee De-Belin

Renee was born to coach.  She is wonderful with the kids and is able to find the right words to get the most out of the children.  She also has extensive experience as a high level acrobat herself having represented her country.

Qualifications:

Intermediate Coach

Job Role:

Recreational & Junior State Coach

  • I enjoy teaching the kids new skills and watching them achieve their goals this is the best part of being a coach. Watching them grow as a great acrobat is the icing on the cake.

Sara De-Belin

Sara is a confident young coach who has a definite passion for fitness and training. She has shown great potential so far in her short coaching career and hopes to pursue a career in sports and fitness in the future.          

Qualifications:

Intermediate Coach

Job Role:

Recreational & Junior State Coach

  • Coach message coming soon....

Zoe Izzard

Zoe is a wonderful recreational coach and is also one of Acrogym's level 1-3 group coaches.  She has also shown an astute eye for judging at competitions.

Qualifications:

Intermediate Judge & Coach

Job Role:

Recreational & Junior State Coach

  • I love coaching acrobatics because I like to see improvements in the young kids and teach them in the sport that I love.

Lyarna Woellner

Lyarna is one of the softest souls at Acrogym. She is such a pleasure to have around and her soothing approach to coaching is refreshing. She is able to calm and prepare any athlete for all skills.         

Qualifications:

Intermediate Coach

Job Role:

Recreational & Junior State Coach

  • Coach message coming soon...

Alexis Hutchinson

Alexis is one of the highest qualified coaches we have and it shows.  Her soft touch with the kids instantly puts them into a frame of mind to learn which means skill development is fast tracked.

Qualifications:

Intermediate Coach, Bachelor of Teaching(Primary)

Job Role:

School & MiniGym Coach

  • I love coaching Gymnastics as it combines three things I'm passionate about - 1. Teaching and working with kids. 2. Love Gymnastics and have been involved since I was young. 3. Being part of a community sport that encourages healthy lifestyle and physical activity amongst kids.