Meet Our Superheroes:

Daniel Cockwell

Sports Centre Manager

  • Favourite part of the job: Changing lives through exercise and meeting new people
  • Favourite sport/Activity: Fishing, golf and MMA
  • Most proud of sporting/fitness achievement: London Marathon, London Triathlon and pulled a colleague in a wheelchair up Mount Snowdon for a local charity.
  • Favourite exercise: Military Press

Tess Kelly

Health and Fitness Manager

  • Favourite part of the job: Supporting clients to feel empowered through movement and sharing the benefits of exercise for both mental and physical health.
  • Favourite sport/Activity: Open water swimming
  • Most proud of sporting/fitness achievement: Running the Rome Marathon
  • Favourite exercise: Thrusters

Thomas Hacking

Duty Officer

  • Favourite part of the job: Being able to engage with members and help them with their fitness journey
  • Favourite sport/Activity: Badminton
  • Most proud of sporting/fitness achievement: Cutting my 5k time from 32 minutes to 22 minutes in the space of 4 months
  • Favourite exercise: Metcon 45

Teddy Gordon-Le Clerc

Fitness Instructor/Water Polo Coach

  • Favourite part of the job: Socialising with members and making them laugh
  • Favourite sport/activity: Athletics
  • Most proud of sporting/fitness achievement: Winning Gold in the 400m at Hampshire County Championships
  • Favorite Exercise: Leg Press

Kieran Bennett

Fitness Instructor, Lifeguard, Swimming Teacher and Exercise Referral Specialist

  • Favourite part of the job: Seeing people gain confidence in the gym and the swimming pool
  • Favourite sport: Football
  • Most proud sporting/fitness achievement: Completing the Ten Tors challenge at 35, 45 and 55 mile distances
  • Favourite Exercise: Squat

Travis Pike

Fitness Instructor/Lifeguard

  • Favourite part of the job: Remembering members' names as it creates a bond between us and and everyone that comes here
  • Favourite sport/Activity: Basketball
  • Most proud of sporting/fitness achievement: running a sub 5 minute mile when I was 13
  • Favourite exercise: Cable fly's

Alana Cheasley

Fitness Instructor/Personal Trainer

  • Favourite part of the job: Helping others work towards their health and fitness goals in 1-1 and group settings both in the gym and pool.
  • Favourite Sport/Activity: Indoor Cycling
  • Most proud of sporting/fitness achievement: Hitting a PB of 140kg Hip Thrust
  • Favourite Exercise: Lat Pulldown

Milly Carter

Fitness Instructor

  • Favourite part of the job: Watching my clients grow and develop their skills in my classes.
  • Favourite sport/Activity: Going to the gym
  • Most proud of sporting/fitness achievement: Completing Martock 10k
  • Favourite exercise: Romanian Deadlifts

Adam Heaton

Fitness Instructor/Football Coach

  • Favourite part of the job: Chatting to members about their stories and fitness journey and hearing about their progress both in and outside of the Sports Centre.
  • Favourite sport/Activity: Football
  • Most proud of sporting/fitness achievement: Signing a pro football contract at 18
  • Favourite exercise: Skullcrusher

Louie Elford

Sports and Fitness Instructor

  • Favourite part of the job: Pushing members to work harder than they thought they could!
  • Favourite Sport/Activity: Mountain Climbing
  • Most proud of sporting/fitness achievement: Completing 45 + 55 mile Ten tors Challenges.
  • Favourite Exercise: Incline Bench

Sarah Tombs

Sports Centre Administrator

  • Favourite part of the job: Every day is different, I love working within such a friendly and knowledgeable team, and it's a delight to see so many happy members!
  • Favourite Sport/Activity: Coastal or woodland walks
  • Most proud of sporting/fitness achievement: Running 100k for Breast Cancer awareness
  • Favourite Exercise: Running