The Team

2014-04-10:
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Shirley Watson

H Dip Ed, Owner of Gymkidz since 1998. Brevet Judge, Level 3 Coach Rep S.A as International Coach Or Judge, First Aid Course And Integrated Learning Course. Represented S.A. at African Championships as Junior Coach. Central Gauteng Chairperson (since 2000), SAGF Board member (since 2009) Youth Commonwealth Games coach 2010. World Championships coach 2013 and 2014. And Youth Olympic coach (2014)

Jessica Leghlo

Level 1 Coach, Level 1 Judging, First Aid Course. Jessica was selected for the Zone 6 Trampoline championships from 2006 to 2010. She also did the Jannie Jansen International in 2008 and placed second overall. Started coaching at Gymkidz in 2011 as well as No limits Trampoline Club in Kiblerpark. Federation of International gymnastics level 1 (Trampoline) 2013

Batbagana Buyantsogt

Batbagana was a member of the Mongolian Rhythmic Gymnastics National team. She also was in the Aerobic team after she retired from Rhythmic gymnastics. She also has experience in Taekwindo and worked for the Gold Reef City Circus Shows. She has done Entertainment and event promotional work for corporations.
She is qualified as a Rhythmic and Aerobic Master coach and has SAGF level 1 and her first aid certificate.

Wiseman Thwala

FIG level 2 coach. Was a member of MAG SAGF committee. Coached at Gymagic club since 2010 but now works at Wanderers Gymnastics club. Owns Thuong gymnastics club in Alexandra. National MAG judge. Has worked at Gymkidz since 2008.

Chanica Gibhard

Chanica was an Olympic level gymnast who trained at Johannesburg Gymnastics centre. She is studying Teaching at the University of Johannesburg and is also a coach at North Stars Gymnastics Club. She is a level 2 coach and judge. She has also achieved her first aid certificate.

Raugme Brink

Raugme completed her BSC Bio Chemistry degree at the University of Johannesburg at the end of 2014. She is currently doing Honours in Bio Chemistry. She represented Gauteng at the South African Championships in 2002 - 2005 for Gymnastics and has worked at Gymkidz since 2014 as a gymnastics coach.

Zoe Tlakula

Zoe matriculated from Sir john Adamson 2011. Attained provincial colours in Drum Majorettes. BA international Relations degree 2016. University of Johannesburg Cheerleading Captain and choreographer. Qualified as a General Sports Leader in Gymnastics in 2015.