Breadsall Priory - Our team

Kerry Lambe, Leisure Club Manager

I have worked for Marriott for 20 years in a number of roles. Having run the Derby/Notts Rennaissance for 5 years I moved to Breadsall Priory to become the leisure Club Manager. My role is to manage the leisure team on a day to day basis, ensuring all operations and health and safety processes are in place. I believe in maintaining excellent facilities and ensuring the highest standard of care from my club and from my team. I have a strong belief in the benefits of a healthy lifestyle. I regularly still train myself to stay healthy.I am always available for members to discuss challenges and idea's. If you would like to do so please ask for in the club or e-mail me at

Yvette McGrath, Leisure Membership Advisor

I have worked at Marriott Breadsall Priory for 13 years in a number of roles in the Leisure Club including the gym and reception. My current role of Leisure Membership Advisor allows me to meet new people looking for a great place to exercise and to help those already members to enjoy their membership with us. My experience in the Leisure industry helps me to understand the wants and needs of potential and existing members. If you have any queries regarding your membership please contact me at the club on 01332 836002 or

Zoe Taylor, Gym Instructor/Sports Massage Therapist

I have recently joined the team here at Breadsall and relishing the challenge of working with new clients. I have been involved in a variety of sports from a young age from swimming to taekwondo. I enjoy taking part in sports and keeping fit and I believe the gym is the best way to achieve this. I believe in keeping people motivated and making sure each and every person I induct enjoys themselves and their sessions, with the ultimate aim being to achieve their goals. I have long been interested in injury prevention and rehabilitation. I took this interest and studied a Degree in Sports therapy. For the last 3 years I have worked for a Championship Football team as a sports masseuse. A skill I would now like to bring to members and clients of Breadsall Priory. Qualifications: BSc (Hons) Sports Therapy Gym Instructor Level 2 First Aid Appointed persons

Simon Tranter, Leisure Club Supervisor/Personal Trainer/Sports massage Therapist

I have been involved in fitness for over 10 years. Here at Breadsall Priory i currently work as the Leisure Club Supervisor. I really enjoy my role and I'm always willing and available to help members and guest have a happy and pleasant visit to us. I also offer Personal Training sessions and Sports Massage. My key driver is to ensure the member/client achieves their goals. I believe we all have the ability to achieve whatever we want from life and how we approach life will ultimately determine the outcome. Fitness and looking after ourselves is one of the ways we can ensure a longer happier life. My sessions are well planned, fun, varied and above all focused purely on you. I have a proven track record in achieving results in weight Loss, Toning, Sports specific training and Rehabilitation Qualifications: Level 2 fitness coach, level 3 personal trainer, first aid at work, pool lifeguard. Level 3 Sports Massage, Pool plant operations, Kettlercise instructor, Boxercise instructor

Lisa Barwise, Leisure Attendant/Class Instructor

I have always enjoyed sports & fitness, especially football; I played football from a young age progressing to Derby County & Ilkeston Town Ladies teams. I've taken part in Martial Art competitions however dancing is my forte. I qualified as a Zumba instructor in 2011, completing my exercise to music qualification shortly afterwards. In 2015 i will be gym instructor qualified - Set a goal and go for it, anything is possible is my motto.

Ryan Mcgrath, Fitness Instructor

I have been working at Breadsall Priory just over 6 months now, I enjoy most sports, especially playing football & cricket which I have done from a young age. I am currently level 2 gym instructor qualified however I am in the process of attaining my goal of becoming a personal trainer. I enjoy writing programmes for people who want to achieve their own personal goals. I currently teach HIIT and spin weekly, check out the timetable for days and times.