Dianne Stephens is one of our amazing Barron Valley Gymnastics competitive coaches and has recently joined our Team full time as the Aspire Program Manager for Barron Valley Gymnastics.
Dianne has been involved in gymnastics for 37 years! As Aspire Program Manager Dianne will provide local leadership, communication, co-ordination and coaching for our Barron Valley WAG & MAG Competitive Programs. Dianne will be mentoring our staff to take our BV gymnasts to the next level and will be the main point of contact for all of our WAG and MAG Aspire 3 and up families!
Dianne feels blessed to be involved in gymnastics and that she still loves and is passionate about what she does, after a lifetime of giving to the sport. She loves supporting and watching children achieve their goals and being surrounded by motivated people every day!
Di brings a wealth of experience to our team and has been an ambassador in gymnastics in Far North Queensland. Her qualifications include WAG Advanced Silver Coach, WAG Advanced Judge, Kindergym accreditation, MAG Intermediate Coach and Trampoline/Tumbling Intermediate Coach. Di is also a course presenter for Gymnastics Queensland, a business owner and a Mum of 2! (what a busy lady!).
Fun Facts about Dianne!
Which storybook/cartoon character most depicts you?
If you could have any one superpower, which would you choose?
To time travel.
What are three things still left on your bucket list?
1. Another international hike/trek (Di has trekked Everist Base Camp!)
2. A trip purely to relax (think Bora Bora!)
3. A hiking holiday in New Zealand with my kids
What is the best advice anyone has given you?
Don’t sweat the small stuff, and it’s all small stuff!
Look at challenges and decisions as opportunities.
If you have nothing nice to say, don’t say anything. In the least, choose your words wisely… (thanks Mum and Dad!)