All coaches have UK Athletics
qualification and are have been vetted for approval for working with children
by the club welfare and child protection officer with enhanced CRBS
It is the policy of the club
that all coaches must renew their licences in keeping with the requirements
Joyce is a level 3 coach
who specialises in throws, principally shot putt, discus and hammer but
has been known to take on a javelin thrower. She is also partly qualified
to level 3 in multi-events.
Joyce is also a level 3
field judge and competes in veteran competitions, mainly in throwing events.
Jim is a level 2 coach who
specialises in jumps but also coaches the beginner level athletes.
Jim is also a level 3 track
judge and officiates at UK level around the country
David is a level 3 coach.
He works mainly with the middle distance runners and is producing
some good endurance athletes.
Willie is a level 2 coach
who works with the junior Monday night group. He is formerly the club
endurance coach and is also an experienced fell runner...
Wullie is a level 2 coach
specialising in sprints who helps out with the younger athletes on Monday
Pam is another who coaches
at level 2. She works with the younger athletes and throws are her
speciality. Pam is also a field judge, level 3.
Former club hurdles coach
Carol has rejoined the club along with her grand daughters and is a level
2 coach. She works with the younger athletes on Mondays and
Former athlete who has completed
level 1 and as a former sprinter/hurdler and works with younger athletes