Rebound Aerobics - About Rebound
Rebound Aerobics - Company Message
About Rebound
Fairness & Respect 
Enjoyment & Teamwork 
Dedication & Determination 
Mission Statement  
The aim of Rebound Aerobics is to manage, serve, and promote the sport at all levels of participation; to assist participants in their various forms of involvement, to adhere to the ethical and safety standards as set out by the Australian Sports Commission, to encourage and facilitate the involvement of as many people as possible in the sport of Aerobic gymnastics, and to develop a family environment within our team and the community.
Our Coaches
With over 20 years of combined coaching experience among our staff, and an extensive background coaching a wide range of ages and abilities – from recreational to elite levels of participation – our team have been able to provide excellent programs at both local gymnastics centres and in schools.

Having all represented Victoria as both athletes and coaches, they have been successful enough to reach the highest levels of competition in Aerobic Gymnastics. As coaches Samantha, Jessica and Emma have demonstrated success not only in the physical achievements of their athletes at National Championships over the past 5 years, but also through the growth of established programs and contributions to the continued development of Aerobic Gymnastics in Victoria.

Samantha Shelton- Senior Squad Coach & Manager

Samantha has over 10 years of experience in the sport and also works as a full time Physical Education, Health and Mathematics teacher. In 2014 Samantha completed her Bachelor of Health and Physical Education (Deakin University). She has represented Victoria in the Elite International division, and was in 2012, selected for the National Development Squad. She has attended the Australian Championships for many years as an athlete, coach and in 2013 and 2017 chaperoned for the Victorian State Team. She has been a valued member of the Victorian State Team in her capacity as a coach in 2015 and 2016. She holds a Gymnastics Australia Intermediate Sports Aerobics Coaching Qualification, and is a qualified mentor coach. She is currently completing the Aerobic Gymnastics Advanced Coaching Qualification. Samantha is Level 2 First Aid, CPR and Anaphylaxis trained, and holds a Gymnastics Australia Beginner Judge Qualification. She has taught Aerobic Gymnastics at 6 schools and clubs across Melbourne, and has extensive experience working with children through to adults.

Emma Shelton - Diamond Squad & Rubies Coach

Emma began her Aerobics career at the age of 10 and fell in love with the sport. She has been coaching both competitive and recreational aerobics programs for seven years, and has twice been selected for the National Development Squad. She holds a Gymnastics Australia Intermediate Aerobic Gymnastics Coaching Qualification, is Anaphylaxis, Level 2 First Aid & CPR trained and is currently completing studies in the undergraduate degree - Bachelor of Arts and Education - Secondary Education (Deakin University). Her passion for the sport is evident in her willingness to help any school or club in need of a coach. She works with four different school groups as well as her Rebound Aerobics coaching.

Mia Haravitsidis - Diamond Squad Coach

Mia's passion for Aerobic Gymnastics has grown with every passing year. Beginning her career at school competing in the Aeroschools division of competition, she soon realised she wanted to pursue the sport beyond what school could offer. In 2012 she began training at Rebound Aerobics and has since excelled in her personal competition and coaching endeavours. In 2016 Mia became the Senior Level 6 Australian Champion. She holds a Gymnastics Australia Intermediate Aerobic Gymnastics Coaching Qualification, is Anaphylaxis, Level 2 First Aid & CPR trained and is currently completing her Advanced Coaching Qualification. Mia enjoys working with athletes of all ages and appreciates her time coaching the Aeroschools program as well as the challenge our highest squad level brings.

Catie Fairle - Rubies Coach

Catie has competed in the sport for 5 years, and began coaching as soon as she was able to. She holds a Gymnastics Australia Beginner Aerobic Gymnastics Coaching Qualification. Catie is enjoying her new position coaching our Rubies class as well as training as a Level 6 Senior athlete.

Qualities valued in Rebound Aerobics coaches
  • Promotion of a safe and inclusive environment
  • Demonstrating professionalism at all times
  • Ability to promote enjoyment and fun for all
  • Developing and implementing creative programs
  • Encourage respect for self andothers
  • The ability to effectively lead and motivate others
  • Effective communication with athletes, parents and other coaches
  • Dedication to athletes and a reliable nature
  • Up-to-date knowledge of the sport and effective coaching techniques
Our Venue
We are located at the
 Banyule Netball Stadium
2 Somers Avenue, Macleod, Victoria
Large 18 x 11 metre mezzanine area
Rebound Aerobics is located upstairs in the mezzanine area
Banyule Netball Stadium is located directly opposite Macleod Train Station
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