Samantha Nicholls is the owner of Gymnastics 21 and is passionate about helping individuals build strength, flexibility and confidence so they have the fundamentals not just for gymnastics but for life in general. Trained as a competitive gymnast herself for 10 years, she has the passion and drive that motivates anyone willing to learn something new.
Samantha has been involved in gymnastics for 16 years and has gained in-depth knowledge on how to help individuals achieve their goals.
With experience working with ages from 1yrs - 65yrs in recreational gymnastics and competitive gymnastics, she has been able to expand her knowledge and share it amongst all of her participants. She is able to adapt to any ability or style of learning, so you are assured you will get quality coaching. Recently she developed gymnasts in Women’s Artistic Gymnastics in Levels 1 through to 7 with the outcome of her gymnast winning Hunter Champion for 2016.
Her accreditation of Advanced module 1 Women’s Artistic Gymnastics (WAG) and Intermediate Gymnastics For All (GFA) accreditation will soon be upgraded to an Advanced WAG and Advanced GFA . Her other accomplishments are; Cert IV in small Business Management, First Aid and Working with children check, Child protection and harassment and discrimination awareness, Members protection Information Officer, Finalist for Youth Worker of the year in 2014, Highly commended youth worker of the year in 2015 and has studied Mindfulness for well being and peak performance, and finalist for young entrepreneur of the year 2017.
In her spare time, Samantha volunteers for 'Mem's Soul Food' as a youth worker. Mem’s Soul Food (MSF) is a not-for-profit charitable organisation that delivers life-changing programs, as well as personal coaching and meditation for families and young people, with the aim to provide them with the ‘Recipes To Life': essential life lessons and guidance.- www.memssoulfood.com.au/
Fun facts about Samantha:
- She gets uncontrollably excited when one of her participants achieves a skill. Hi 5s are a must!
- Her feet become the helping hands when her hands are full.
- Her business name is Gymnastics 21 because she had the epiphany to start her own business at the age of 21.