USASF Level 1-5 in stunts, tumbles & tosses
Class 4 Womens Artistic Coach
County Judge, British Gymnastics
Safeguarding and protecting children
Emergency sports first aid certification
Enhanced CRB checked.
Since joining AEC in 2011, Gareth has focused on building the teams’ tumbling skills, and working with the SEN clubs within the Talent Central Schools Programme.
Gareth has been a gymnastics coach since 1998, training regional and national gymnasts. He has coached cheer teams to National, European, and International titles, while delivering conferences to a number of European clubs and governing bodies. He also specialises in working with children on the autistic spectrum and the behaviour management of challenging children and young people.
In 2011 Gareth was awarded the 'School Sports Matter' highly commended award by the Daily Telegraph in recognition of his work with children with special needs in schools.
Gareth is the founder, and owner of BigG Tumbling- a tumble provider that has supported over 4000 athletes both nationally and internationally since its establishment 4 years ago.