About us

Stepping Stones offers gymnastics classes for children from 18 months to 13 years. Lessons incorporate movement, exercise and gymnastics. The children explore play within a safe environment, which is a great way for them to gain confidence and learn the importance of team work.

Rachael, Lesley & Jenny


Rachael has been teaching gymnastics and pre-school gym for over 20 years, having set up and run pre-school clubs in both Ongar and Epping Leisure Centres. She is a Level 3 coach, has been DBS (previously known as CRB) checked and has qualifications in First Aid and safeguarding children.

Lesley has taught for more than 10 years as an assistant coach. She is a Level 1 coach and has been DBS checked.

Jenny has taught for 10 years at Stepping Stones as an assistant and is DBS checked.