Arlene Hunsdale joined our team late 2018, taking on the role of Club Manager and Head Coach at Southport Gymnastics Club. Hailing from Ireland, Arlene has been coaching for over 20 years and was coaching in Victoria before recently heading north for a sea change!
Arlene brings so much experience to the Southport and Delta Gold Coast Teams. Since arriving in Australia, she has been awarded Gymnastics Victoria Coach of the Year twice (in both 2016 & 2017), has been an Australian Level 10 Tour Team Coach, the Trans Bass Head Coach and Border Challenge Head Coach.
Arlene has an awesome history of coaching gymnasts to State and National Champion success and has jumped into the role at Southport Gymnastics Club! She is loving working with our awesome Gold Coast gymnasts and alongside Coach Sasha and the team.
With enthusiasm, energy and a love for gymnastics and helping kids be the best they can be, Arlene is a wonderful asset to our team at Southport.
Below are some of Arlene’s many achievements:
- Multiple Australian and Victorian All Around and Apparatus Champions and Medalists
- 2018 Level 7 Victorian Champion at every age group
- 2018 Level 6 Victorian Champion in two age groups
- 2017 Trans Tasman Challenge All Around Champion and Bars Champion
- 2017 Level 6 National Club Champions
- 2017 Level 4,5,6 & 7 Victorian Team Champions
- 2015 – 2017 Trans Bass Head Coach
- 2015-2017 Border Challenge Head Coach
- Australian Level 10 Tour Team Coach
- 2016 & 2017 Gymnastics Victoria Coach of the Year