Brushworks

620 Enfield St, Enfield, CT 06082

Our ClassesOur Competitive TeamOur CoachesRachelStephanieMeghanKaileyJacobBrittany

Our Coaches

Rachel

Head Team Coach

Rachel grew up in East Longmeadow, MA and began gymnastics at the age of 4. She has 12 years of competitive experience, 4 of which she was a Level 10. In her years competing, she won several State Championships, and even qualified for Level 10 Regionals. Rachel has 17 years of coaching experience including toddlers, preschool, recreational classes, and competitive team. She has a daughter, Hayley, who shares the same love for the sport. Rachel currently goes to STCC as a Biology major with hopes of going on to research neurology.

 

Stephanie

Stephanie: Assistant Head Team Coach, Rec Coordinator

Last School Attended: UMass Amherst

Major and Degrees: Associate's in General Studies: Photography from Northern Essex Community College, studied Animal Science / Pre-Vet at UMass Amherst.

Years Involved In Gymnastics: Started gymnastics in 1997, competitive gymnast from 2000-2005, coached at Off The Wall Gymnastics 2006-2008, started working for Air Time Gymnastics in 2016.

Favorite Event: Balance Beam

Favorite Gymnast: Shawn Johnson and Laurie Hernandez

Best Advice She Can Offer: No matter how tough life gets, you are tougher.

Interesting Fact: Has 15 tattoos.

Boring Fact: Doesn't like BBQ Sauce.

Stephanie loves taking portraits of pets and animals, and can't imagine a life without a pet cat by her side.

Meghan

Meghan - Team and Rec Coach

Most Recent School: Enrico Fermi High School

Degrees: HS Diploma 2001

Years Involved In Gymnastics: 1984-1991 competitive gymnast, started working at Air Time Gymnastics in 2017

Favorite Event: Bars

Favorite Gymnast: Shannon Miller, Dominique Moceanu, Simone Biles

Best Advice She Can Offer: Have fun and enjoy your time in the gym with friends and your coach. Work hard and give your best effort.

Interesting Fact: Has 15 years of dance experience in Tap, Jazz, and Ballet. Also a mother to 5 children: 4 girls and 1 boy.

Boring Fact: Doesn't like mashed bananas inside of food.

Meghan loves taking walks, hiking, reading, swimming, and singing. She loves to laugh and have fun with her family and friends.

Kailey

Kailey - Rec Coach

Current School: Springfield Technical Community College

Current Major: Healthcare

Years Involved In Gymnastics: 2005-present

Favorite Event: Bars

Favorite Gymnast: Aly Raisman

Best Advice She Can Offer: Never give up.

Interesting Fact: Has 2 frogs.

Boring Fact: Doesn't like peppers.

Jacob

Ninja Coach

Jacob was born in Florida but has lived in Massachusetts for most of his life. As a youth, he was involved in many sports like baseball, soccer, taekwondo, and parkour. He was instantly taken with Ninja Warrior competitions and is thrilled to be able to instruct and coach today's youth in all the aspects of discipline and strength involved in Ninja Warrior activities. He absolutely loves seeing the look of satisfaction on the kids' faces as they reach their goals!

 

 

 

Brittany

Brittany - Rec Coach

Current School: Somers High School

Future Major: Wants to study Nursing when in college.

Years Involved In Gymnastics: 20013-2018 as a gymnastics, starting coaching at Air Time in 2020.

Favorite Event: Floor

Favorite Gymnast: Simone Biles and Shawn Johnson

Best Advice She Can Offer: Always try your best and without a doubt, never give up! You've got this!

Interesting Fact: Has 2 dogs - a Pembroke Welsh Corgi and a Black Lab.

Boring Fact: Doesn't like mustard.

Brittany loves to spend time with her family and friends.