Women’s Artistic

WSG Women’s Artistic squad can boast many achievements, the department has a long history of National and International honours spanning decades. In the last couple of years the WAG team can boast National Medalists as well as members of the South West, British talent Pathway and Senior Elite British Squads.

WAG Coaching Team

Gill Ford
Head Coach WAG

Gill has been WAG Head Coach at WSG since September 2016. Gill has extensive experience of high level gymnastics and amongst other achievements has coached many national medalists.
Ellie Hill
WAG 1/2 & Mini

Ellie joined the coaching team in 2020 bringing experience from working within with the Welsh development squads.
Naomi Jones
WAG 2/3 Coach

Naomi has worked at WSG since July 2017 and joined the team to develop her competitive coaching experience. Naomi has a long history in competitive gymnastics in the County having competed here herself.
Alice Philips
WAG 3 Coach

Alice has been a fundamental part of WSG history taking on many roles within the club. Alice knowledge is enhanced by coaching across many disciplines.
Victoria Amey
Ballet / Dance Teacher

Miss Vicki is a self employed dance teacher with a large amount of experience and repertoire. Vicki owns her own dance school and has been brought into the WSG squad system to assist the progression of artistry.
Hayli Gardener
Ballet / Dance Teacher

A former gymnast herself Hayli currently works within our recreational programme. However after completing a degree in dance Hayli has offered her outside services to the WAG team.


Witch of the West – March 2020

Some amazing highs and a few lessons learned for the future. Well done to Iyla, Meg and Kaci who placed 1st, 2nd and 4th in the compulsory 4 section. In the FIG section a huge well done to Jenna who produced a PB on ALL FOUR apparatus to place 8th in a really strong field. Both Jess and Martha also did a great job putting out some new skills and were pleased with their performances: Jess 2nd, Martha 9th.

County/Regional Grades – March 2020

First results of March are in and the WAG girls did a great job at County/Regional Grades to all come away with a commended or distinction!

Special mention to the following girls who all placed in the top 3 AA for their grade.

County Grade 1 – Natalie D, Millie V, Emma B

County Grade 2 – Evelyn P, Ashley H

County Grade 3 – Lauren B

County Grade 4 – Rosie H

County Grade 5 – Isabella C, Amelie B, Sienna T

Regional Grade 6 – Amelia CH, Matilda S

Regional Grade 5 – Grace R, Asha E

Great Britain Squad – Feb 2020

Jess and Gill had 5 days of Senior GB Squad. Amazing to have Peggy Liddick’s expert eye throughout the week.

South West Squad – Feb 2020

First South West Squad of 2020 for these five today! Well done to Iyla for Winning a spot prize from Nicole for beautiful beam work.

Winter Warmer – Feb 2020

Wozers the Winter Warmer was one big event! Great results from the WAG 3s today, too many medals to mention but we are super proud of you all! Results over on the Calvert Gym Events FB page, go take a look how many champions we have!!!!!!

Great Britain Squad – Jan 2020

Spinning through another week at GB Squad for Jess and Gill.

Japan – Dec 2019

A great big huge thank you to The Academy of Gymnastics, British Gymnastics and GB gymnast Pheobe Jakubczyk for allowing Gill the opportunity to accompany Pheobe as coach to the Toyota International gymnastics championships in Japan. An amazing experience that will not be forgotten!