Meet the Team

 

Kirsty Smith

Kirsty Smith

Manager and Personal Trainer

Originally from Northern Ireland, Kirsty moved to England in 2000 and attended Redroofs Theatre School gaining a Diploma in Musical Theatre, followed by a year at The Centre Performing Arts College where she took the Imperial Society of Teachers of Dance (ISTD) exams in Tap, Modern and Jazz dance. She then went on to perform in several pantomimes and Music Hall Variety shows at the same time as teaching dance for Best Theatre Arts and Jigsaw Performing Arts Schools, before moving to Felixstowe to work as Entertainments Manager for Park Holidays UK. It was at the end of her 2nd season at Felixstowe Beach that she decided to give up performing to follow a career in Fitness and is now loving her time at Coastside Fitness as a Personal Trainer.

Tom Minns

Tom Minns

Class Instructor / PT

Tom has been interested in the fitness industry since his early 20s and has become more passionate about it and more involved in the industry since then. He has a level 3 diploma in personal training and plans to keep adding to his qualifications.

He specialises in functional fitness aimed at increasing mobility, strength and speed, to help people in both sport and day to day activities.