Our first and second teams are coached by Jennie Burton. Jennie originally joined the club as a player in the first team in 2012 and made the move to coach after four years with the club.
Jennie is a highly qualified coach and has helped the first team reach promotion to the Regional 3 league. She has been coaching for about 20 years now and has coached at every level, from High 5 to Regional teams/clubs.
Jennie’s coaching highlights so far have included setting up the first High 5 schools tournament in North Somerset in 2006, attending a deaf netball tournament in the Midlands during 2014 and, of course, seeing Bristol Storm 1 and 2 win their divisions in her debut season as club coach in 2016… With Storm 1 then securing their place in the Regional 3 league.
The third and fourth teams are coached by Frankie Nutt. Frankie joined the club as a coach in 2016 and has hit the ground running with her coaching of our third and fourth teams.
Frankie first qualified as a coach in 2012 and is a UKCC Level 2 coach and also holds her ADL (Award in Delivering Learning) allowing her to tutor coaching/umpiring courses.
Frankie is also head coach for the Avon Performance Pathway (U13s) and has worked in the performance set up for 3 years. She is the Coaching secretary for the Avon League, and runs the ACEP programme (Avon Coach Education Programme).