Meg Thornton • Squad Coach
GA Advanced Coach
Bachelor of Nursing (cc*)
Commenced coaching in 2015
Meg Thornton joined the WGC competitive program coaching team in 2017, and is currently in her second year of coaching our Foundation Squad 2 gymnasts, which has athletes competing in ALP levels 2 & 3. Meg is a fully qualified coach with both Gymnastics Australia and Gymnastics Victoria, and she is also a WAG Intermediate Judge.
Meg has had great success with helping a number of talented young gymnasts progress into our Development Squads. She is extremely willing to learn and very passionate about working with all of the gymnasts under her care; WGC is incredibly pleased to have Meg be a part of our highly committed coaching team. Meg has a number of years coaching experience within recreation programs also; both at WGC and at Eastern Gymnastics Club. Meg was also a long time member as an athlete at WGC reaching ALP level 10 and achieved some wonderful results as a competitor during her career, including being named the 2012 Victorian State Stream Gymnast of the Year. Having high competitive gymnastics experience under her belt gives her tremendous skills and abilities to enable her athletes to work toward reaching their gymnastics goals.