Carstairs Gymnastics is proud to have a team of experienced, certified and trained NCCP coaches on staff. Our team consists 12 coaches and 6 coaches in training (CITs). For more info on your Carstairs Gymnastics Coaches, please see below…


Keri Brownridge

Program Director/Head Coach

Keri was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario. She moved out west in 2009 and absolutely loves it! She graduated with her Diploma in Coaching in 2008 and is NCCP Level 3 Trained as well as NCCP Level 2 Artistic and Trampoline Certified. She is going into her 20th year of coaching and 24th year involved in the sport. She enjoys being active as much as possible, and spending time with her husband, their daughter, family and friends. She believes that Gymnastics is for everyone and that it provides an opportunity to have fun, build healthy habits and learn valuable life skills.

Mandy grygiel

sr. coach

Mandy spends most of her time enjoying the outdoors camping, or hiking. She has 8 years of coaching experience and is certified in NCCP Level 2. In 2016, she graduated from U of C with her Bachelors Degree in Kinesiology. Through her love of gymnastics, she is proud to support and encourage healthy, physical lifestyles.

amanda irving

women's Invite Program coach

Amanda was born and raised in Calgary, Alberta. She is NCCP Level 3 trained as well as Level 2 Artistic and Trampoline certified. She has been coaching for 18 years and has been involved in the sport of gymnastics since the age of 2. She believes that gymnastics is a sport for everyone and you should always have fun and enjoy what you are doing. She is currently in school to become a Licensed Practical Nurse at Bow Valley and hopes to move on to become a Registered Nurse. She also loves to travel and does so at any opportunity that she can.

In addition to: Faith Duffus, Brooke Epp, Erynn Golder, Haylee Henry, Chelsie Hopfe, Brett Monea, Jo Anne Redekopp, Tara Riley, Leslie Saffran

Coaches in Training: Check Back Soon!

(Biographies Coming Soon!)