Laura James

Head Coach 

Laura Emma James is the founder of Phoenix Dance & Gymnastics and our Level 2 Head Coach/Club Manager. She is a qualified teacher and member of the Associated Board of Dance. Laura has coached along side GB and Welsh Squad coaches and led the Welsh Squad internationally in 2014. Laura is also a lead coach for the Welsh Home Nations Team.  


Emma Pritchard

Head of recreational Gymnastics

Emma is our Level 2 Qualified Aerobic Gymnastics Coach. Emma has experience training in primarily Dance but also in Aerobic Gymnastics and has danced at the Royal Albert Hall. Emma leads our Recreational sessions and assists our Elite team.  


Nicola Bushell 

Nicola is our Club Tresurer



Claire James

Claire is our Club Secretary


Judith Reynolds

Judith is our Club Welfare Officer



Emily Sarah James

Emily is one of our Young Leaders and assists during our recreational classes. Emily is a multiple international medalist for both Wales and Great Britain achieving medals in every international competition she attended in 2015, she was the highest scoring international Aerobic Gymnast in the 12 - 14 Group 1 Age Category at the age of 11. Emily was the British Champion in 2013, 2014 and 2015 and was a member of the Welsh and GB squads since 2013.