Interested in becoming a coach? Read below about the members that have already taken the first step and continue to development their skills by helping promote archery via the clubs activities.
Our Current Active Coaches (Jan 2017) are:
Coach Brochure Link 5 Coaches Brochure RED
Dan Gill, Steph Gill, Andy Cramb, Vanessa Crang, Steve Mason, Peter Pawley & Roger Crang
Martin Tucker, Graham Kent, Caroline A’Bear, Phoebe Pine, Helen Healey, Jim Rowley, Chloe Tucker, Dean Gore, Paige Tucker, Brian Gill, Kay Chappell, Lee Jones, Ella Gibson, Graham Peters, Aleesha Keddie, Jessica Diamond, Martin McKay, Andy Melling, Bob Worcester.
Coaches that were members of Deer Park but now at University – Ciaran Lunt, & James Lawton who are only available during non term time.
Plus (Non Archery GB/Other Clubs but we use them): Chloe Hitchings, Nathan Windle.
THIS IS A TOTAL OF 30 COACHES WHICH SUPPORT OUR CLUB, COMMUNITY & SCHOOLS ACTIVITIES THAT WE ARE SO ENGAGED IN!
We also engage coaches from other club’s when running county workshops for juniors and other special events.
We have another Level 1 Coaching Course completing in April 2018, with a further 5 members due to qualify!
Dates for the next L1 course will be dependent on the completion date of our new clubhouse.
Once a coach?
We run numerous development workshops, subsidise further training, contribute financially towards kit, have regular coach team meetings and most importantly run many events to practice coaching. We are not talking opportunities for a few hours per week, often in excess of 20 hours per week. Mentoring, group and individual, recreational, beginners, improvers, performance etc.