Kathryn has been volunteering for LAGC CIO for 13 years, building the club up to its current day structure. Kathryn has been involved in gymnastics for 34 years starting as a gymnast and then moving into the coaching pathway where she has gained her high performance qualification. With a strong background in sports management and education, Kathryn brings a lot of experience from both an operational and strategic background, as well as a strong understanding in sports science and sports performance, providing the necessary skills to helping the organisation to develop and grow stronger.
Emma has been volunteering for LAGC CIO for 12 years, helping to build the club and develop the young people involved with it. Having played an active role on the clubs committee, Emma’s continued involvement as a club trustee is of great benefit. Emma has also been involved in gymnastics for 30 years, first as a gymnast and now has a level 3 (senior) coach, accompanied by multiple judging qualifications. With a PhD in Sports Biomechanics and Learning, and an Executive MBA, Emma is strongly positioned to support the club, drawing on both her technical and business expertise.
Trustee Susan Bennett has been involved in Gymnastics since the age of 8 years, firstly a participant and competitor in Artistic and Acrobatic gymnastics and then as a coach and national level judge. Sue volunteers at a regional level organising competitions and events for clubs in the region and also helps out with the club and its development every week. She has previously worked as a company secretary and director, overseeing book keeping, accounts, payroll and many other finance roles for a construction company. Now a proud Mummy of 2, self-employed gymnastics coach and part time book keeper.
Gemma is on site most days so if you need to speak to her regarding a welfare issue please contact her on 07935 445127
Kathryn Ford: High performance Coach, Child protection, enhanced DBS, First aid qualified
Gemma Craggs: Level 3 coach, Child protection, enhanced DBS
Tad Skubala: Level 3 coach, Child protection, enhanced DBS
Emma Rosamond: Level 3 coach, Child protection, enhanced DBS
Susan Bennett: Level 3 coach, Child protection, enhanced DBS
Laura Buddle: Level 2 coach, Child protection, enhanced DBS
Peter Marsden: Level 2 coach, Child protection, enhanced DBS
Georgina Bassford: Level 2 coach, child protection, enhanced DBS