All our coaches are passionate and committed to the club. Some have started as gymnasts themselves and others have been parents that have developed their interests.

THE BOSS
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COLIN JONES
HEAD COACH
 
 
Our Head Coach is a full time Fire Fighter based at Wrexham and has 2 daughters training at the club and a son who doesn't! Col has a Degree in Sport & Fitness and is working towards his Level 3 British Gymnastics Coach, Club Level Judge.
LIKES - Coffee
DISLIKES - Conditioning Cheaters!
OUR GANG
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JADE GRIFFITHS
LEAD COACH
Hi - i'm Jade and have been a gymnast for 11 years and am currently studying Coaching & Development in University. 

I am currently working towards a Level 3 Acro Coach and Level 2 Tumble Coach
LIKES: - Daschunds, Nandos, Flamingos and Holidays

DISLIKES: - Spaghetti and Fish!
JOY
ASSISTANT COACH
Hi i'm Joy and I am assistant coach and competition judge. I have been involved in gymnastics since I was 11 years old. I work for British Gymnastics in the Performance Department and I have been coaching for 4 years.
LIKES: - Sausage Dogs, Gin, the Sunshine and Ducks!

DISLIKES: - Cabbage, Traffic and the cold!
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SHANNON GOODE
ASSISTANT COACH
Hello my name is Shannon and I am a coach at Abbey Road. I started gymnastics at the age of 3 and competed until I was 19 years old.
I am also a qualified Personal Trainer and train our bases in their strength classes. 
 
LIKES: -  Marvel, Fitness

DISLIKES: - Tomato Sauce and
Un-pointed toes!
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EVIE SHOEMARK
ASSISTANT COACH
I've been doing gym since I was 7 years old and I am now 17. I now coach Monday and Tuesday 5-6pm classes. I enjoy working as part of a team which is often the case in Acro Gymnastics.
 
LIKES: - Teamwork!

DISLIKES: - Spiders
RHIANNON
ASSISTANT COACH
Hi, I'm Rhiannon and Assistant Coach to the recreational classes and have been training and coaching at Abbey Road for 6 years.
 
I have studied a 2 year BTEC course in Sports and qualified with a DDD.
LIKES: - Animals, Sports

DISLIKES: - Minimal effort!
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DIANE GRIFFITHS 
WELFARE OFFICER
Hi - i'm Diane and joined Abbey Road in2008 with my 2 daughters who I have watched grow at the club. I am the club welfare officer, this role is both challenging and rewarding. I also help with the day to day running of the club.

I am also the club resident DJ! 
LIKES: - Driving
 
DISLIKES: - Being late!
JACK
TUMBLING COACH
Jack has been at the club for a number of years and has watched his daughter compete until she left to go to university. Jack now concentrates on developing our tumblers in our tumbling classes.
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