About the coaches


kelly 1Kelly Loughlin

Kelly began cheerleading whilst at Sheffield University (Sheffield Sabrecats) in 2006. Since that time, Kelly has competed on several successful teams in Birmingham (Stars Elite), Manchester (Rising Stars) and Leeds (Aviator Allstars) which included performing at the Cheerleading World Championships in 2012 and 2013 and the European Championships in 2013. In addition, Kelly has coached cheerleading for over 8 years for many large and successful clubs, including most recently at Genesis Cheer in Leeds where she coached the successful youth beginner team. Kelly is also a qualified judge and regularly sits on the panel at competitions for the British Cheerleading Association. Kelly’s full time job is as a primary school teacher where she specialises in Physical Education.

allie 1Allie Gray

Allie has been involved with cheerleading for over 13 years after joining a community club in Wigan at the age of 14. Allie continued cheerleading at Leeds University (Leeds Celtics), winning several university and national titles. Allie then joined Aviator Allstars in Leeds where she met Kelly and competed at the World and European Championships in 2013. She assistant coached the succesful Leeds Metropolitan University (Carnegie Aviators) team in 2013 and has judged at IDTA cheerleading competitions in the past. In 2014 she joined Genesis Cheer Intensity and won a world’s bid with the co-ed level 5 team. Allie’s full time job is as an HR Assistant at a travel marketing company in Leeds.