Stacey Umeh is one of Australia’s leading elite Women’s Artistic gymnastics coaches and movement specialists. Stacey has provided artistic and choreographic services to hundreds of individuals worldwide including the current Australian and Chinese National Artistic Gymnastics teams and the 2016 Australian Olympic Synchronised Swimming team.
She has also acted as a creative movement consultant to many other champions from sports such as Rhythmic Gymnastics, Men’s Gymnastics, Synchronized Swimming, Rugby Union, Netball, Diving, Pole Fitness, Dance and Figure Skating. Stacey has utilized her knowledge and expertise as a Coach, choreographer and Program Manager and professional dancer for a samba troupe in Brisbane, to found and direct a movement consultancy company called The Creative Movement Group Pty Ltd.
Stacey has spent over 30 years in Canada, Australia, the United States and Japan, working with both elite and “everyday” people alike, assisting them to maximize their physical potential. Stacey’s expertise in body conditioning, flexibility, gymnastics and dance movement vocabularies has assisted her in creating a unique approach to physical development, health and fitness, and sports coaching. She also enjoys spending time working with up and coming youngsters from many sports, using her knowledge of gymnastics and dance to find unique modalities through which they achieve their sporting goals and dreams.
No stranger to an audience, Stacey uses her coaching, management, dancing and theatrical skills, as a highly sought-after lecturer and motivational speaker. She has been the key note lecturer at many club, State & National congresses and conventions and is also an FIG Technical Expert Lecturer.
Stacey is one of the most inspiring people you are likely meet. Her infectious enthusiasm and commitment to teaching of lifelong movement skills will have you ready and excited about making a commitment to finding a performance edge for yourself and your athletes. Be prepared to be energized and motivated by one of Australia’s best.