The club has adopted and works closely within the policies and guidelines of British
Gymnastics. Despite our good communication & our caring approach there may be times
when parents and / or gymnasts, volunteers and staff have concerns regarding the
club. It is to provide knowledgeable, experienced support that the club has recruited
and trained an effective welfare team.
Tracey Mills - Head of the Welfare Team
Parent of three, the youngest of whom is a gymnast, Tracey also has experience in
pupil support at Primary and Secondary schools. She is supportive, open minded with
a capacity for indentifying appropriate solutions to the trickiest situations. Tracey's
role as Welfare Officer has included club based work, overseas training camps and
The photographs taken at events are displayed on an easy to navigate web site
which is well protected by separate passwords for each section.
With experience in staff management within the retail industry Andrea brings a different
dimension to the team which supports and assists staff and volunteers in addition
to club members. Her elder daughter is a member of the Women's Artistic squad, whilst
her son is a member of the Junior Men's Artistic Squad so she is well aware of the
demands on family time and finance. Her organisational ability and command of English
are valuable assets within such a busy and dynamic club.