Head of Brand & Marketing
We are proud to have on board, the inspirational Gemma Hillier-Moses. Gemma is an England International Athlete, a UKA Qualified Coach, a Level 3 Personal Trainer, a Level 4 Cancer Rehab Specialist, an exercise referral specialist as well as a clinical pilates instructor . Gemma is the co-founder of NLC, she works as a coach, heads up our live online classes and is the head of brand and marketing at NLC.
Gemma became a fully qualified UKA Coach in 2005. She has led on the Star Track Athletics Coaching Camps and was part of a team of coaches who helped bring sports coaching to disadvantaged children in Nigeria. Gemma also studied at Loughborough University where she received a BSc in Sport Science. She went onto work for Nike and continued to pursue her own running career as well as helping to coach local marathon runners.
In 2012 Gemma was diagnosed with stage 3 Burkhitts Lymphoma, a rare form of cancer. She spent the majority of 2012 fighting the disease and used exercise, particularly running, as her control mechanism. In 2013 Gemma went into remission and true to her beliefs, headed straight back into training. She amazingly went onto run personal bests over 1500m, 3000m, 5km, 10km and Half Marathon. Not only this she has represented England on both the track as well as the road and has won numerous national titles with Charnwood Athletics Club.
More recently Gemma has shifted her focus to Trail & Ultra Running and she has qualified to line up in the Elite Women’s Field at the UTMB OCC 50k event in Aug 2024.