Meet Our coaches & Staff

At Meapa, we pride our coaches in being friendly, supportive, caring, fair and encouraging. Our coaching philosophy is centred around children at all times. We would like to introduce you to our amazing team of qualified and professional coaches who work with our gymnasts at all levels and abilities. All of our coaches are DBS checked.

Ovidiu Rugina

Director of Coaching

Lesley Golding

Head of General Gymnastics

Kaylie Aitken-Cooper

Head of Womens Artistic

Katie Jeal

Head of Pre-School

Clare Graham

Coach at Meapa since 2001

Carolyn Osborn

Coach at Meapa since 2020

Melanie Osborn

Coaching at Meapa since 2017

Megan Glen

Coaching at Meapa since 2020

Ali Knowler

Coaching at Meapa since 2021

Denice Clarke

Coaching at Meapa since 2015

Natasha Jeffery

Coaching at Meapa since 2018

Izzy Newman

Coaching at Meapa since 2018

Jemma Ridley

Coaching at Meapa since 2018

Tammy Seamark

Coaching at Meapa since 2015

Marnie Taylor

Coaching at Meapa since 2020

Izzy Stockwell

Coaching at Meapa since 2020

Samuel Tubbs

Coaching at Meapa since 2019

Skye Richards-Lepage

Coaching at Meapa since 2021

Emily Pearce

Coaching at Meapa since 2020

Katrina Smith

Coaching at Meapa since 2021

Claire Hope

Receptionist

Sheree Taylor

Receptionist

Gemma Montague

Receptionist

Meet Our Young Leaders

Our Young Leaders…

Meet Our Welfare Officers

The role of the Welfare officers are in keeping with the exacting requirements of British Gymnastics.

Lesley Golding

Welfare Officer - Welfare@themeapa.com

Tarah Leaver, Becky Power, Gemma McGrath

Welfare Officers

Job Opportunities

Recruitment

Interested in working with us? Here at Meapa we are always looking for talented, enthusiastic, qualified coaches.