Meet the Teachers
Rachelle- Head Teacher and Associate
Rachelle has been associated with the club for 30+ years. Competing in team and individual events throughout this time and representing the club at national level consecutively for over 17 years. Rachelle started teaching at the club alongside founding teacher Isabel Bugden gaining valuable guidance to ensure the club's continued success, and in 2016 she celebrated 20 years of teaching.
Rachelle is a primary school teacher and is able to transfer her classroom teaching to the physie classroom.
Verity- Senior Associate
5-12 Years Teacher
Verity's successful physie career began at the age of 3 in Port Macquarie. From the age of 6 Verity competed at Junior Nationals and was a National Place getter when she was 10. She began teaching physie at age 15.
At age 19 she moved to Sydney where she joined the Guildford Club. She began teaching 5-6 year and stretch classes, and helping Isabel with demonstrating for seniors and ladies classes. Continuing her successful career as a Senior, Verity competed at Senior Nationals on numerous occasions. Now competing as a lady, in 2018 Verity was selected in the Top 15 at Ladies Nationals
Leanne- Senior Associate
5-12 Years Teacher
Another longstanding member of the club, Leanne has been doing physie since the age of 6. She has had many achievements throughout her physie career making the zone finals and nationals as a junior and competing at the Senior Nationals at the Sydney Opera House.
Leanne dedicates much of her time to the club and her own physie. She is currently attending University to become a primary school teacher. She has been teaching at Guildford Greystanes for the last 8 years.
Victoria- Junior Associate
Tiny Tots, 5-6 Year Teacher
Victoria began physie at the age of 3. She has competed for Guildford Greystanes since she was 5 years old and has been taught by many great Guildford teachers, including Isabel Bugden. On many occasions Victoria has placed first in the Pennant Hills zone competition and was recently awarded 3rd Place in the 2020 NSW State Finals. She enjoys teaching the smallest members of the club. Victoria has worked with our senior teachers for the past 2 years and is thrilled to be teaching her own class again in 2021.
Sheboni- Junior Associate
13-1st Years Teacher
Sheboni began Physie as a 1st year senior and has been competing in both champion girl and team competitions at Guildford Greystanes for the past 6 years. Sheboni enjoys teaching the older girls in the club as they transition from juniors to seniors and helping them with both their Physie work and outside of the Physie class if she can.
She is currently in her final year of her master's degree to become a Speech Language Pathologist and works as a speech therapy aid alongside her degree. She has been teaching at Guildford Greystanes for the past year and looks forward to expanding her teaching experience in the future.
Tiny Tots Teacher
Ceinlys began her Physie career at the age of three at Guildford Greystanes and returned to the club in 2019, after being involved with other Physie codes but found the most joy with BJP Physie. Ceinlys joined the teaching team last year teaching the tiny tots class that will continue in 2021. She is currently in her 4th year of her degree to become an English/Drama High School teacher and cannot wait to expand her teaching experiences within the club.