Being a team coach has the same principles whether it’s for Business or for Sport.
Mark has been equally successful in inspiring and motivating sport teams, in particular for Rugby.
Through his own career and success on the field he has gone on to coach youngsters to adults, beginners to professionals.
Each team and individual has benefited his methods as inspiring and motivating.
This has read across into setting and managing the required infrastructure for teams, club management and academy’s, and into scouting and helping with scholarships opportunities for those with real talent.
Mark started and continues his successful career in Rugby Union (RFU) which commenced with being mentored by his school teacher who was very successful with playing Rugby for both Wales and the British Lions, Rugby International legend J J Williams.
Mark achieved a successful and enjoyable Rugby career in Wales, Scotland and England as IV Rugby player, Captain, Vice Chairman then becoming Club Chairman before establishing himself as a highly qualified and registered Rugby Coach (RFU).
Diploma – Sports Psychology, Newcastle College
WRU – Qualified and Registered WRU – Exile Rugby Coach (RFU) 5 years, coaching and managing Rugby players whose parents or grandparents are Welsh.
Many Rugby players have gained Rugby scholarships at prestigious Independent Schools and represented Wales in Rugby. With the opportunity to gaining a promising Rugby career, following the footsteps of George North, who schooled at Llandovery College.
England RFU – Qualified and Registered Rugby Coach for the England RFU for 15 years
England RFU – Coach, Coach Development Teachers & Rugby Coaches
Devon County Representative
Fisherman Cup Representative
Sport England – Rugby Development Coach
Rugby Academy – developed a ‘blue print’ for Rugby Academy status.
Many Rugby players coached and managed have become county registered and represented England in Rugby.
Rugby (RFU) Rugby coach and Development Management at Plymouth College – Rugby players have the opportunity to gaining a Rugby scholarship at the prestigious Independent School, Plymouth College following the standard screening process – contact Mark if you are you interested?