Abbie Rutter coach to the TeamGym Junior National squad at City of Newcastle Gymnastics Academy has been selected for an amazing opportunity to represent British Gymnastics and study coaching techniques in Iceland.
Abbie is one of only 6 coaches to have been chosen from a huge number of applicants for their potential as the next generation of TeamGym performance coaches.
The coaches will work with former Danish National Coach and current Icelandic National Coach - Henrik Pillgard at the training centre in Stjarnan, Iceland. The intention of the trip is forge a closer working relationship with the Icelandic Federation, to inspire the young coaches and to bring back new ideas and training techniques.
City of Newcastle Gymnastics Academy is extremely proud of Abbie and her achievements. Enjoy the experience.