ELECTRIC CANDY COACHES
Nicola Hamilton head coach and choreographer
Nicola is also this years Team scotland level 5 cheer coach who will be competing at the ICU world championships in Orlando Florida USA 2019
Nicola Hamilton comes from a long history of singing , dancing and acting
dancing from a very young age with , Janice lynn kirkland to, Sandrah Aitkenhead on to lillian Mcneil private dance college and cheering for the Scottish Claymores 1998.
Nicola started Electric Candy Cheerleaders in 1999 at universal connections , went on to run the team as a full time job from 2004 and never looked back .
Qualifications in B.A.T.D. for dance and NFHS , USASF ,WCA ,BCA for cheer this makes Nicola a qualified coach and judge in her very successful team .
Finlay Hamilton Gymnastic and senior cheer Coach
Married to Nicola Hamilton , comes from a very successful sporting background having done all badges in gymnastics as a child and played volleyball for scotland.
He started as a cheerleader in the coed section in 2002 he has went on to extend his talents in the sport to be scottish and national european champions with his team partner stunts and as one of 5 in group stunt teams , Finlays success had lead him to coach senior cheer teams to victory and remain as a top coach on the squad and guide other coaches at our sunday gymnastic class. Qualified by the USASF governing body .
Joni Harrison Co Coach
A cheerleader from the very first day , 15 years experience of the sport, scottish national and european champion .Joni plays a very important role in the team she works closely with the head coach nicola in Junior & senior cheer and hip hop . Joni has taken many of her team routines to victory in past 10 years A very trusted and valued member of staff who has no end to her talents as shes also the person behind our great music played at competitions. USASF qualified governing body
Shane Graham - Gymnastic Coach
Shane has been coaching gymnastics for 4 years and currently coaches ECC's Sunday gymnastics class. Shane was previously a competitive cheerleader for 10 years, first with London based European champions Ascension Eagles, then in coed Top Silver with Electric Candy Cheerleaders.Shane has competed at the cheerleading worlds in Florida three times, and performed at NFL Wembley and UEFA and FA cup finals. He currently practices martial arts where he has recently achieved his Muay Thai grading license. Shane has advanced level 5 tumbling skills and experience which make him a great role model and coach in inspiring the team to push themselves in obtaining the best tumbling skills possible.
Ellie has been part of EC for 11 years and helps with Monday Tiny Novice, Tuesday Baby Class, she loves helping out and teaching them new things