Here at SALTO we have a large team of Coaches, Administration and Management. 


Click below to see who is who! 

Director of Operations - Laura Baird

Laura has been involved with the club since 2017 in various different positions from Coaching Rec, Women's and Tumble to Administration. Laura is now in charge of the day to day operations at SALTO alongside managing the administration team. 

Contact Information: 07718476693

Head Coach - Phil Heathcote

Phil is our Head Coach, he has day to day responsibility over the sessions delivered here at SALTO including the squad and the recreational programme. Phil manages our Head of Departments, Coaching staff, Assistants, Volunteers and Young Leaders. As well as the safety of the equipment and the gym.

Contact information: 07718476696

This is a list of our current group of dedicated and enthusiastic coaches. Some may have qualifications in several gymnastics disciplines and others may be specialised in one area of interest or they may be at the start of their coaching career and be members of our Young Leaders Programme

The Club is committed to the continuous professional development of its coaching team. It provides funding for appropriate coach qualification courses and provides mentoring from more senior coaches to ensure coaches meet the required standards to gain their next coaching qualification.

All Coaches have the relevant DBS and Child Safeguarding in place to comply with British Gymnastics requirements.

Are you interested in becoming a coach. Click here to learn how to become involved 

Level 2 and Above 

Phil Heathcote  L4 WAG, L3 MAG, L3 Freestyle, L1 Pre – School, National MAG Judge 
Kimberly May  L3 Acro, L1 MAG and L1 WAG
Jean Large  HPC Acro, Acro Judge and Regional Tumble Judge 
Laura Baird  L2 WAG, L1 MAG, L1 TUM, Club Judge WAG, Club Judge TUM 
Claire Adam  L2 Trampoline 
Sarah Watson  L2 Acro, Ballet Coach 
Artemis Sarhanis  L2 Acro  
Claire Hill L2 Acro  
Sarah Liscio  L2 Acro  
Bethany Eames  L2 WAG
Viv Tate L2 GG, L1 Pre-School, Disability Add on Module 
Katie Richardson L2 GG, L1 WAG, L1 Pre-School
Jade Meloy L2 WAG
Ben Mitchell L2 GG
Daisy Dando (Cover) L2 WAG, L1 Pre-School
Nadine Scarlett (Cover)  L2 WAG, L1 MAG, Club Judge WAG
Caitlin Dominy Lewis (Cover) L2 WAG, L2 Trampoline 

Level 1’s

Brooke McArthur  L1 WAG 
Mia Meloy  L1 WAG
Ruby Nolan L1 WAG
Aisha Caruana  L1 GG 
Nathalie Hardy  L1 Trampoline
Maddison McArthur  L1 WAG 
Sophie Padua  L1 GG
Kayla Perry  L1 WAG
Vida Forghani Ashrafi (Cover) L1 GG 
Joanna Trela Gymnastics Activity Instructor
Karen Anderson  L1 GG

Young Leaders/Assistants/Instructors 

Emi Adebayo  CPC 
Ella Ceeley  CPC 
Aimee Hughes CPC
Sophia Neal CPC
Erin Mai Jefferies  Assistant  
Cristina Herman  Assistant  
Cassie Njunga  Assistant  
Maddi Thompson-Boyle  Assistant  
Trevon Jerman Raymond  Assistant  
Maddi Dominy Lewis  Assistant  
Lauren Brooks  Assistant + Acro Judge 
Lara Harker  Assistant  
Enais Edgehill  Gymnastics Helper Qualification 
Paige Braham  Gymnastics Helper Qualification
Millie Gurney  Gymnastics Helper Qualification
Alessia Diani Glover Young Leader
Leiyah Duncan Young Leader
Maddison Palmer  Young Leader
Lauren Fildes Young Leader
Devan O Donell Young Leader
Isabella Baker Young Leader
Isabelle Jackson Young Leader
Kacey Adams Young Leader

Olivia Brailsford 

Cathy Tiller 

Elaine Lorrigan 

Daisy Dando