Founder of Hawks Gymnastics Club, Elaine has been coaching champion gymnasts for over 30 years. She has recently retired as an ‘International Brevet Judge’ for Womens artistic Gymnastics. She judged for Great Britain at International events both at home and abroad. Her most recent major assignment was at the 2009 World Gymnastics Championships in London. Over the years Elaine judged at numerous prestigous events including Commonwealth Games, World Grands Prix, European Youth Olympic Festival and the World University Games. Elaine holds a Level 5 ‘High Performance Coaching Award’. She has coached numerous G.B. International gymnasts and was the G.B. coach to the Junior European Championships in Turkey. For many years she was both South West Regional Coach and National Zone 3 coach [covering the whole of the S.W. & Wales].