2015-2016 Bermuda Gymnastics Association Coaching Staff
All Full time staff are first aid and CPR trained, certified to teach gymnastics by the International Gymnastics Federation (FIG) and screened annually to ensure the leadership that is provided to our BGA membership is nothing but the Best!
Adriana Forde – Head Coach
Born and raised in Canada, Adriana comes to Bermuda with over 16 years of coaching experience. Forde has always been passionate about gymnastics and expanding her knowledge within the sport by training and coaching in each of the very exciting disciplines gymnastics has to offer. Forde attained Brock University where she earned her honours degree in Kinesiology, which she complimented with graduate studies in Exercise Science for Health and Performance. Forde has multiple sport specific certifications and recognitions in the sport of gymnastics that has lead her to gain opportunities such as taking athletes to Provincial/ Eastern/ Canadian Championships, Junior and Senior Pan Am trials, the Commonwealth Games and Youth Olympics. “I strive to improve the quality of life in others through the power of knowledge and goal setting. My goal is to embrace the Bermudian culture while enhancing the BGA athletic performance both on island and overseas”.
Maya Beckles – Program Coordinator
Maya started with BGA at program at 5 years old, and rose through the levels, competing with Bermuda's national team for 7 years. Maya’s most fond memory is earning a Silver medal as a member of Bermuda’s inaugural Island Games team in Guernsey 2003. Maya has been coaching with the BGA since 2005 as a assisstant and then lead coach. After graduating from university, Maya was excited to return home and continue to work with the youth of Bermuda as they strive for excellence in sports and everyday life.
Kevin Brewster – Men's and Women's Coach
BGA welcomes, Kevin Brewster to our team. Kevin joins us from Toronto Canada. Kevin has extensive experience in both men's and women's gymnastics with his most recent job post as a men's program head coach. He is a certified judge with 15 years experience and will act as a senior coach in the gym, particularly working on the technical coordination of our team's gymnastics.
Saturday-Part Time Staff
Summer/Seasonal STAFF Gemma Lightbourne Kaisha Wilson
Parents, Family and Friends!
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The part time staff include past gymnasts of the association, parents of gymnasts, and people who are interested in children enjoying sport. We rely on their commitment and dedication to coach and help the program grow.
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