Aussie Gems believe in developing their coaches with the latest training technique, knowledge, and best practice. By continuing their education, our coaches will help keep their athletes stay ahead of the game and reach their goals in a supportive environment. All Aussie Gems coaches hold a current Working with Children’s Check & First Aid certificate.
AUSSIE GEMS COACHES PHILOSOPHY
Hey, this is Coach Director Martin. Martin has been involved in gymnastics almost all of his life, first as a gymnast and for the last 38 years as a coach. Prior to joining Aussie Gems, Martin was the General Manager/Head Coach of a local community club and was responsible for making it one of the most successful clubs in Australia. During his time in coaching, he has received many accolades as well as Coaching the Australian Gymnastics Men’s Level team, with Internationally successful gymnasts. His personal goals are to help develop the current culture of gymnasts by putting the athlete’s physical, mental and emotional health as a priority and making results a bi-product from this approach.
As well as assisting and empowering, all young people he comes into contact with.
Martin has a great outlook in life and wants to bring the very best to Aussie Gems.
Hey, I’m Emma and I have been coaching gymnastics for 15 years and was a former athlete who competed to level 10 in artistic gymnastics. I have used my gymnastics skill to coach various other sport including winter sports athletes to Rugby players. I have previously had NSW and QLD representatives in artistic gymnastics. I currently hold my Advanced Silver Women’s Coaching and Advanced Women’s Judging qualification. I’m so excited to participate in your development!
Hey, I’m Matthew and I have been involved in coaching gymnastics and tumbling for around ten years now. I believe that I have a great way with the students and have a really outgoing personality. I hold an advanced qualification in Tumbling and have a real passion to develop my skills and students. I can’t wait to meet you!
Hey, I’m Head WAG Coach YeYe. When you say yes yes, you say my name. I was a professional athlete in China and have been teaching for more than 17 years. I hold an advanced Sliver Accredit WAG coach, teaching from level 1-10, and also have the accreditation to judge level 1-10 gymnastics. I am a very active person, who loves running, swimming, boxing and is currently learning to be a stunt performer.