Strike Force Coaching Team

We are proud to introduce to you the best cheer coaching staff in the country. We pride on ourselves on educating our coaches and keeping all promotions in-house. All coaches are Garda Vetted, Qualified & Insured. Our junior coaches assist the coaches with their sessions and currently cheer themselves. If you have any questions, please contact the coaches on the emails below. All recruitment emails need to go to

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Head Coach Hayden (Gym Director)


Hayden is the head coach of the Strike Force Program. Hayden originally from the UK has been involved in cheerleading for over 15 years, a former Team GB athlete and has been coaching for 13 years.

BGU Certification
FC Judges Point Of View Certification
USASF Level 3 Certified in Stunting/Tumbling & Tosses
NCSSE Masters in Cheerleading Safety
UKCA Level 4
St Johns - First Aid Certified/AGS Occupational First Aid
ICU Judge - Red Badge
Team Ireland Head Coach 2010/2013/2014
Head instructor of the #SFARMY Camps
Former Chairperson of the Irish Cheer Sport Association


Head Coach Shannon (Co Gym Director)


Shannon has been with the program since day one. Shannon was brought up with a background in dance and achieved her grades as a ballet dancer. She was promoted through the ranks of Strike Force because of her experience and leadership. Shannon is an ambassador for Strike Force and well known around the country for her choreography skills.

Senior Coach
Current Athlete with Strike Force Snipers
Coach of Sapphire, Blizzard, Teal & AF3
IASN Coach of the Year 2012-13, 2016-17
Team Ireland Athlete 2011, 2013, 2015
Team Ireland Pom Choreographer 2013
ICSA Coaching Certified
NCSSE Level 3
USASF Level 3 Certified in Stunting/Tumbling & Tosses
Child Protection Certified
First Aid Certified


Head Coach Nicola


Nicola is our Team Baby Blue & Team Sky coach. She has been an athlete with SF since the start of the program and has been part every national championship title win. A very dedicated & motivated athlete who has a great way coaching younger athletes and helping develop and bringing the best out in them. Nicola is currently in college studying Social Care.

ICSA Coaching Certified
BGU Coaching Level 1&2
NCSSE Level 3
Child Protection Certified
First Aid Certified

Assistant Coach - Erica


Erica has recently joined the ranks of junior coach after being a member of the SF program since its inception.

First Aid Certified
FC Coach Conference


Assistant Coach - Leah

First Aid Certified

Assistant Coach in Training- Jodie

Assistant Coach in Training- Alex

Assistant Coach in Training - Emma

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