All our Teachers are fully trained, insured and have been DBS checked, as well as having a current First Aid certificate and have attended a Child Protection Course.
Donna Wiltshire / ADULTS & STREET DANCE
Donna joined CoadyCrew in 1999 at the age of 14, she then took her teachers exam in 2004. Donna runs the Cleeve and Prestbury branches, Donna also teaches the Adult Street dance.
Claire Blindell / SQUAD
Claire joined CoadyCrew in 2004 at the age of 13, she then took her teachers exam in 2010, she teaches the Squad Teams “JUMP” and “RHYTHM NATION” who are representing England in the Worlds Street Dance Championships in August.
James Williams (Veeza) / BREAKDANCE
Veeza started teaching at Coady Dance Studios in 2009 and has been dancing for over 20 years and has taken part in many shows and competed in battles across the UK and Europe.
Rachel Ainslie / BALLET and TAP
Rachel studied classical ballet & jazz dance at the prestigious Epsom stage school Laine Theatre Arts. After graduating with a teaching qualification from the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dancing, she has since enjoyed a professional dancing career, taking her around the globe.
Tanya Tominey / CHILLED & URBAN
Tanya qualified as a dance teacher for the N.A.T.D in 2006 and graduated with a first class honors degree in Urban Dance from the University of East London. Tanya has performed as part of the 2012 Olympic Closing Ceremony, appeared in Bollywood films, danced for numerous TV events & music videos..
Christina Bonner / URBAN
Christina studied dance at Roehampton University, her first style of Hip Hop dancing was Break dancing, but her favourite is House dancing and waacking. Christina danced for three years with Boy Blue, She has taught at Pineapple dance studios, was an original member of Boadicea Ladies, and has danced with artists such as Madonna, KI, and Akon to name a few, Christina also does gymnastics and Capoeria. She says “My URBAN classes will look at fusing hip hop styles through variation and personal expression, developing your own style to fully express yourself in a unique way”
Our Teacher Trainees
Georgina Matthews / TEACHER TRAINEE
Georgina (AKA G) joined CoadyCrew in 2005 at the age of 9, she is in the middle of her teacher training. G trains our competition squad team “G-FORCE” as well as “IN10SITY”, G is the STREETDANCE 2015 WORLD CHAMPION
Keaton Pearce / TEACHER TRAINEE
Keaton (AKA: keatz) joined CoadyCrew in 2010 at the age of 13, he is in the middle of his teacher training. Keatz trains our competition squad teams “TOXIC” and “ILLUSION” as well as the UDO, Boyz and our Warden Hill Branch
Paige Anderson / TEACHER TRAINEE
Paige joined CoadyCrew in 2005 at the age of 6, she is in the middle of her teacher training. Paige is our 2016 WORLD PAIR CHAMPION with Matthew Smith
Our Class Assistants
Lauren Pacey (CHILLED)
Tony Bown (BREAKERS)
Daisy & Gemma – Charlton Kings
Emily & Morgan – Cleeve
Charlotte & Leonie – Prestbury
India & Ryan – Hatherley
India – Brockworth