Position: NPL 1st Team Coach & Under 20 Head Coach
Age: 45 Years Old
Coaching Accreditation: FFA B Licence, FFA Youth C, SAP Trainer
Has been a coach at RUFC since 2009 to which he has great affection and ties:
Oversaw SAP programme with Graham Fyfe at its origin from FQ.
2009 to 2012 coached Various Junior Teams
2013 - NPL Junior Coach
2014 - First Team Assistant Coach / Junior Technical Coordinator / NPL Junior Coach
2015 - First Team Assistant Coach / NPL Junior Coach
2016 - First Team Assistant Coach / U18-20's Head Youth Coach
2017 - First Team Head Coach / U16 NPL Head Coach
2018 - First Team Head Coach / U18-20's Head Youth Coach
2019 - First Team Coach
Really passionate to continue to be tested and challenged coaching at the highest performance level. I get great satisfaction seeing young Juniors from the club breaking into the top tier First Team, and have had the privilege to have made debut for many young players over the last 3-4 years.
I really enjoys the tactical analysis of a game to be able to make changes and decisions which effect outcomes and results, as well as individually develop and help players to improve and get the most from their game.
However I still recognise the importance and relish opportunities to work alongside other experienced coaches to continue my self learning. .... "always strive to be better"