Our Instructors

Welcome to our staff profile page, please click on the buttons to learn more about each memeber.

Our staff have accumulated over 30 years’ experience between them. This experience covers teaching and performing flying trapeze and other aerial disciplines both domestically and abroad.


James Long

James is the Director at High Fly Trapeze


Carleen Betteridge

Carleen is Head trampoline coach and fly instructor


Morgan Barbour

Morgan is an instructor here and manages our static aerial program


Ollii Park

Ollii is a trapeze artist and holds a degree in circus arts. He started his circus journey in Bristol at Circomedia and went on to study in the Netherlands. His is now back in the UK for his first full season as a flying trapeze coach


Nikki Bayer

Nikki competes in trampoline at a national level. Nikki is currently studying to become an Osteo and is spending her summer working on the flying trapeze after falling in love with it a couple of years ago via Carleen


Abi Cooper

Abi has over 10 years experience in the aerial arts industry; performing and teaching in the UK and around the world with UK charity Performers Without Borders. She has previously taught flying trapeze at ILC in the US