Jean Ferris MBE - Head Coach
Jean is the longest standing coach at Ballysillan Gymnastics and has been around almost as long as the club itself. Jean took the club over in November 1982 and since then the club has grown from a membership of 20 gymnasts to approximately 185 gymnasts each Saturday. The waiting list has in excess of over 100 names. Jean has received several prestigious awards such as lifetime achievement, coach of the year and an MBE for services to gymnastics.