Our coaches

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.

Lesley Golding

Head of General Gymnastics

Kaylie Reakes

Head of Womens Artistic

Claire Graham

Coach at Meapa since 2001

Katie Steed

Coach at Meapa since 2007

Catherine Lethbridge

Coaching at Meapa since 2002

Melanie Morrice

Coaching at Meapa since 2017

Samantha Golding

Coaching at Meapa since 2010

Katie Jeal

Coaching at Meapa since 2014

Yuriy Zhovtyuk

Coaching at Meapa since 2003

Denice Clarke

Coaching at Meapa since 2015

Chris Ridley

Coach at Meapa since 2015

Hayden Bond

Coaching at Meapa since 2009

Natasha Jeffery

Coaching at Meapa since 2018

Isabelle Newman

Coaching at Meapa since 2018

Jemma Ridley

Coaching at Meapa since 2018

Val Payne

Coaching at Meapa since 1991

Tammy Seamark

Coaching at Meapa since 2015

Marnie Taylor

Coaching at Meapa since 2020

Richard Peterson

Coaching at Meapa since 2019

Hannah Pearson

Coaching at Meapa since 2020

Samuel Tubbs

Coaching at Meapa since 2019

Izzy Newman

Coaching at Meapa since 2018

Hollie Podger

Coach at Meapa since 2020

Rebekah McManus

Coaching at Meapa since 2018

Karen Doe.

Coaching at Meapa since 2020

Sheree Taylor

Receptionist

Gemma Montague.

Receptionist

Recruitment

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Our Welfare Officers

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

Catherine Lethbridge

Welfare Officer

Lesley Golding

Welfare Officer

Val Payne

Welfare Officer