Coaches

UK Athletics (UKA) accredited coaches and leaders

Chippenham Harriers has a number of hard-working volunteer (unpaid) running coaches, coaching assistants and leaders who have earned accreditation from the sport’s governing body UK Athletics (UKA). If you are interested in becoming a coach or leader, please click here to find out more information and speak to a committee member. The club can provide financial help towards the cost of a coaching or leader course.

Athletics Coaches

Our Athletics Coaches are qualified to plan progressive training programmes and coach activities in running, jumping and throwing on a technical level. Their qualification covers athlete development, co-ordination and balance, speed and endurance running, jumping and throwing, physical preparation and more.

Gemma Collings

Gemma Collings 

Rohaise Des Voeux

Rohaise Des Voeux

Julia Maddocks

Julia Maddocks

Michelle Maxwell

Michelle Maxwell 

Paul Jefferys

Paul Jefferys

Valerie Light

Valerie Light 

 

Coaches in Running Fitness

Our Coaches in Running Fitness are qualified to plan progressive training programmes to help runners develop technically and achieve specific goals. Their qualification covers the fundamental principles of running, physical preparation, nutrition, injury prevention and more.

Mike Bright

Mike Bright

Miles Wilson

Miles Wilson 

Nick Murry

Nick Murry 

Nicky Finch

Nicky Finch

 

Coaching Assistants

Our Coaching Assistants have developed technical knowledge to underpin running, jumping and throwing. They are insured to help deliver all aspects of a session, whilst supervised by a Coach. Their qualification covers movement skills, warm ups and cool downs, speed work and endurance running and the mechanics of jumping and throwing.

Liz Barnett

Liz Barnett 

Mark Barnett

Mark Barnett

Nadia Mitchell

Nicola Todd

Nicola Todd

Kelly Wariner

Kelly Wariner

Steve Williamson

Claire Woods

Claire Woods

Visually Impaired Guide Runners

Our Visually Impaired Guide Runners have all attended a Sight Loss Awareness and Guide Running workshop. Their qualification covers visual impairment (VI) and the skills and knowledge needed to make running sessions VI friendly.

David Walker

David Walker

Kirsty Murphy

Kirsty Murphy

Rob Warwick

Rob Warwick

Steve Wood

Steve Wood

Leaders in Running Fitness

Our Leaders in Running Fitness are qualified to lead groups confidently and provide a safe and enjoyable running experience for runners of varying abilities. Their qualification covers motivations for running, session planning, warm ups and cool downs, effective stretching, goal setting and more.

Belinda Stephenson

Belinda Stephenson

Chris Oakley

Chris Oakley

Claire Frances

Claire Frances

Claire Hussey

Claire Hussey

Dena Bray

Dena Bray

Dena Bray

Emma Cosentino

Issie Forrest

Issie Forrest

Julie Trudgeon

Julie Trudgeon

Katherine Broomfield

Katherine Broomfield

Lindsey Neale

Lindsey Neale

Lorraine Killington

Lorraine Killington

Lucy Williams

Lucy Williams

Nicky Finch

Nicky Finch

Paul Key

Paul Key

Stewart Macmillan

Stewart Macmillan

Trina Carey

Trina Carey