Shine is a fun, friendly and exciting club aimed at building confidence in young gymnasts.
Larna Martin Head Coach
Level 3 UKCC Qualified Coach / Regional RG Judge / C of HE in Dance Education (RAD)
Larna Martin opened Shine Rhythmic Gymnastics club in January 2012 together with her daughter, Hannah. Originally trained as a Rhythmic Gymnast herself, she has helped coach her daughter to international victory and numerous British titles. Alongside this elite pathway, Shine RG club remains a recreational club designed primarily to facilitate fun and confidence building in budding rhythmic gymnasts.
Previously, Larna pastored churches together with her husband and was responsible for creative arts and dance groups, performances locally, nationally and internationally, workshops, schools and ministry as far afield as America and Africa. As part of this she has also raised up many other leaders in dance and the arts.
Larna is a mother of four children.
Hannah Martin Assistant Coach
English Junior RG Champion 2015 / British Junior RG Champion 2016 Clubs/Hoop/Ball
Hannah Martin is a successful Rhythmic Gymnast in her own right, holding numerous national titles and competed for Britain internationally on the RG stage. She is an inspiring young lady, and speaks in schools, clubs and to young people, encouraging them to follow their dreams.
Gabrielle Larios Hernandez Welfare Officer
Shine RG club is a British Gymnastics affiliated club and operates as part of the Aspire Centre, Wandsworth.