Emilee Brooks

Emilee first attended Arabian in the baby gym sessions. She went on to be one of the competitive squad girls and competed all over the UK. In 2017 she travelled to Hawaii to represent the club. Saturday mornings she is now training to be a coach and is seeing the other side of gymnastics. She…

Emma Penny

Emma was a gymnast with Arabian and after spending some time volunteering towards her Duke of Edinburgh award she realised she really liked coaching. Emma helps out one evening in the week and with the boys squad on a Sunday.  

Liz Arnold

British Gymnastics Level 1 WA First aid trained Liz, like most of our coaches, started out as a gymnast here at Arabian which then led into the coaching side. Becoming a parent herself and progressing in other job opportunities stopped her coaching for a while, but we are so glad that she is now back…

Alice Day

British Gymnastics Level 1 WA First aid trained Ex gymnast Alice trained at Arabian from a young age and started coaching at the age of 14. Academically, she was flying in all her subjects and took off to university to study and achieve her degree. Alice got back into coaching in the summer of 2018…

Welfare Officers

Internal Officers Our internal officers are Naomi and Julie who coach throughout the week. Naomi Harding       07583 055947    Naomi is in the gym Monday-Friday. Julie White             07593 559012    Julie is in the gym on weekends.   Julie White                    Naomi Harding     External Welfare officer Our external officer is Trisha Harris and Tina Anderson. Trisha…

Tallulah Couper

Coach Tallulah started coaching with us in December of 2017, learning the basics in Pre School and Vaulters class on a Saturday morning. She has now progressed to teaching some of the older children during the week. Tallulah was originally with Arabian in one of the youngest development groups. She has represented Arabian in many…

Chris Whitley

Trainee coach Chris has 2 young daughters in the club and after an appeal by Head Coach Al for male volunteers Chris came forward to offer his hand. Chris enjoyed gymnastics as a child and since his girls have got into the sport his interest has been rekindled. He will work with numerous members of…

Lauren Anderson

Trainee Coach An experienced dancer Lauren teaches once a week alongside some of Arabian’s senior and most qualified coaches, learning the basics of gymnastics. From someone who dances almost every day, she understands the demand and skill base needed in such a difficult sport.

Lucy Thompson

Gold medallist Hawaii 2017 Bronze medalist Belgium 2016 Tulips team silver medalist 2017 First aid trained 2017 Lucy has been with Arabian for a number of years, now one of Arabian’s top gymnasts where she has competed all over the world she is now looking at extending her hand into coaching. Training alongside some of…

Natalia Andrzejak

Arabian Masters Qualified First aid qualified 2017 Bronze medalist in Hawaii 2017 Top squad gymnast Natalia started coaching in 2016 where she offered a helping hand to the high fives and beamers classes. She quickly learned how to support and soon become a favorite among the children. Natalia now coaches through the week as well…