Feedback

Just a selection of the feedback we have had from delegates on our workshops, summarised by sport…

Athletics

athletics“Really well presented – liked the interactive element”
Rebecca Lyne, Coach
June 2013, Huddersfield

 

“Good pace, very comprehensive”
Louise Milne, England Athletics
May 2013, Surrey

Badminton

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“Very informative and paced well. Very good tutor, very informative”
Tom Armstrong, Head Coach
September 2014, Lincoln

 

“Very informative, excellent presentation”
Marlene Smith, Badminton Scotland
November 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Well delivered – essential for all coaches”
Sue Rutson, Coach/Tutor
October 2013, Oxford

 

“Very professionally delivered. Excellent content”
Marie Benedict, Coach
October 2012, Crawley

 

“Excellent tutoring, interesting, informative, relevant, good interaction”
Glen Spencer, Coach & Administrator
June 2012, Stafford

 

“Very informative”
Carole Spencer, Badminton England Regional Officer
March 2012, Loughborough

 

“Very professionally delivered”
Lynn Carr-Wood Ward, Club Committee Member
December 2011, Darlington

 

“The event was really good, I have learnt a lot about the tax issues with self-employed coaching. Mike explained things well & clearly”
Stuart Ingram, Coach
June 2011, Worcester

 

“Very well delivered, strong presentation and remained engaged”
Rachel Frobisher, Badminton England Regional Officer
June 2011, Gateshead

 

“Excellent practical applications, hoping to try and get more clubs involved”
Mark Sellwood, Badminton England Regional Officer
June 2011, Stafford

 

“Very informative, really useful advice. Really beneficial for clubs & coaches. Thank you – really enjoyed it”
Mel Handford, Badminton England National Manager
June 2011, Loughborough

 

“Very, very informative – excellent”
Rob Cook, Competition Manager
March 2011, Winchester

Basketball

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“Very good tutor, good experience”
Ben Humphrey, Chairperson 
Swindon, July 2014

 

“Well delivered and informative”
Barry Powell, Head Coach
May 2014, Northampton

 

“I thought tutor was excellent. He made a boring topic exciting – and clearly knew his stuff”
Gina Brooks, Club Member
February 2014, Enfield

 

“Training was excellent”
C Manley, Various Roles
November 2012, Dartford

 

“Excellent info & delivery. Valuable to know can call for more help. Thank you”
Lucy Power, Club Director
November 2012, Cardiff

 

“Excellent use of relevant examples”
Peter Mintoft, Coach
October 2012, Telford

 

“Very useful overview & insight into HMRC requirements”
Judith Sunley, Club Chair
May 2012, Telford

 

“Very good, up-to-date, teacher well-prepared and sharp”
Antonio Carlo, Head Coach
March 2012, Edinburgh

 

“Excellent content & well delivered”
Matt Nolan, Development Manager
September 2011, Bristol

 

“Excellent course, well presented!”
Marlon Henry, Club Director
July 2011, Kent

 

“Really good session, very informative. Gave some great examples”
Natalia Marshall, Coach
June 2011, Loughborough

 

“Excellent – very informative & practical information. Tutor very good”
Rob Palmer, Coach & Administrator
April 2011, Birmingham

Boxing

boxingVery good – covers each aspect well with very useful tips”
Daniel Allen, Amateur Boxing England
October 2012, Loughborough

 

“Good course which covers the essentials”
Patrick Benson, Coach & Secretary
May 2012, Telford

 

“Very informative and well worth attending”
Lee Owen, Coach
May 2012, Surrey

County Sports Partnerships

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“Very informative and paced well. Very good tutor, very informative”
Tom Armstrong, Lincs Sport Workforce Manager
September 2014, Lincoln

 

“Excellent relevant info. Good interaction”
Valida Reed, Lincs Sport Finance Manager
September 2014, Lincoln

 

“Very well delivered information in easy to understand format”
Jennie Platt, Merseyside Sport
April 2014, Liverpool

 

“Great ideas for ways to market new programme – brilliant help”
Joe Lockley, Energize Shropshire Training Officer
October 2012, Telford

 

“Good practical advice – thank you”
Xerxes Setna, Tyne & Wear Sport
September 2012, Newcastle

 

“Extremely helpful insight into issues facing sports partnership”
Wendy Jennings, Sport Across Staffordshire & Stoke-on-Trent
June 2012, Stafford

 

“Excellent Delivery – extremely informative – never thought a subject like this could be delivered so interestingly – Thank You”
Kim Webster, Sport Across Staffordshire and Stoke on Trent
June 2012, Stafford

 

“Very good, this workshop is seriously needed in North Yorks!!”
Pete Taylor, North Yorkshire Sport Coaching Development
November 2011, Manchester

 

“Very good overview, lots of interaction”
Rob Burchell, Sport Cheshire
November 2011, Manchester

 

“Very interesting – a lot of great knowledge! Very enjoyable”
Ben White, Active Surrey
October 2011, Surrey

 

“Very clear, informative – liked the quiz”
K Collinson, Active Surrey
October 2011, Surrey

 

“Excellent content & well delivered”
Matt Nolan, Development Manager
September 2011, Bristol

Cricket

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“Very good training session”
Graham Roake, Committee Member
Bexleyheath, October 2014

 

“Excellent presenter and good delivery”
Peter Robinson, Development Officer
Bexleyheath, October 2014

 

“Very good tutoring, keeping a difficult subject interesting”
Ken Slater, Development Manager
Bexleyheath, October 2014

 

“Well presented – made to feel at ease. Very good content”
Neil Aston, Club Treasurer
September 2014, Oxford

 

“Fascinating – great ideas”
David Taylor, Development Manager
Cheltenham, September 2014

 

“Excellent course, well delivered”
Lynne Hill, Treasurer
Bexley, July 2014

 

“Excellent presenter, nice venue”
Therese Warwick, Club Secretary
Cheltenham, May 2014

 

“Useful coverage of tax issues that are difficult for small clubs”
Peter Lambert, Volunteer
April 2014, Oxford

 

“Well presented, friendly and welcoming”
Peter Gill, Treasurer
March 2014, Manchester

 

“Excellent presentation and information provided”
Ian Savory, Club Treasurer
December 2013, Leeds

 

“Excellent course for self-employed coaches. Very well presented”
Andrew Ingham, Club Secretary
November 2013, Manchester

 

“Very well presented by a knowledgeable presenter”
Gordon Young, Club Treasurer
November 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Great course, I have attended many courses and usually get bored – not this course”
Pat Harlow, Club Chairman
July 2013, Dartford

 

“Good course – well presented by Mike”
K Andrews, Club Treasurer
July 2013, Dartford

 

“Was extremely useful and cleared up many grey areas around how we can best advise clubs and coaches. Well facilitated and excellent information”
Ian Sandbrook, Cricket Scotland
April 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Just the right amount of interaction – please come to these courses to hear from the expert”
Kim Price, Surrey Cricket Development Officer
February 2013, Surrey

 

“Very good – lots of information”
Irene Gilchriest, Various Cricket
February 2013, Gloucester

 

“Very well presented & engaging”
Chris Drummond, Essex Cricket Development Officer
October 2012, Essex

 

“Lots of new ideas – good”
Chloe Williams, Company Director
September 2012, Nottingham

 

“Enjoyed it”
Les Hall, Coach
September 2012, Nottingham

 

“Very informative and answered all questions”
Ben Mason, Coach
April 2012, Bristol

 

“Fantastic content & well delivered, very interactive – extremely useful”
Chloe Williams, Cricket Company
March 2012, Loughborough

 

“Very thought provoking and will lead to change in procedures”
Steve Paige, Cricket Scotland Head of Community Development
March 2012, Edinburgh

Cycling

cycling“Mike excellent delivery & sound knowledge in answering all questions”
Brynley Davies, Coach
April 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Excellent – many thanks. So much relevant info”
Adrian Fox – British Cycling Coach Education
October 2012, Manchester

 

“Very good overview of key things to think about. Lots of good suggestions”
Andrew  Chaston, British Cycling Development Manager
September 2012, Manchester

 

“Lots of useful tips – thanks. Pitched at the right level”
Vera Lickling Hagen – British Cycling Education Officer
September 2012, Manchester

Equestrian

equestrian“Very useful information. Just what we wanted”
Karen Brown, Coach
June 2012, Stafford

 

“Excellent delivery, depth of knowledge & clear presentation”
Liz Burgess, Instructor
April 2012, Kent

 

“Really informative – learnt a lot”
Ashleigh Hill, Trainer
April 2012, Kent

Football

football

“Enjoyed it surprised I was entertained for 4 hours by tax!”
Steltos Enneshis, Club Coach
Enfield, June 2014

 

“Really enjoyed it would love a DVD to recap it”
Junior, Club welfare officer
Enfield, June 2014

 

“Brilliant course instructor”
Steven Walker, Club Coach
Northampton, May 2014

 

“Very informative and gave me information I needed to ensure I operate correctly”

Stephen Walker, Coach
May 2014, Northampton

 

“A good training session and excellent knowledge”
Abid Hussain, Coordinator
March 2014, Manchester

 

“Engaging presenter – good pace of delivery with key topics covered”
Graeme Mathie, Scottish FA
November 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Very well presented, informative & enjoyable”
Dave Godley, Coach
October 2013, Enfield

 

“Very good – enjoyed the videos”
Robert Craven, Essex FA
April 2013, Chelmsford

 

“Brilliant fact-filled event with lots of helpful info. Small group quizzes every so often were a great idea”
Daniel Smith, Coach
April 2013, Enfield

 

“Mike was really good, and kept all of our attention. One of best courses I have been to”
Neil Morgan, Coaching Business
March 2013, Langley Tennis Club

 

“Brilliant fact-filled event with lots of key and helpful information”
Daniel Smith, Coach
March 2012, Enfield

 

“Very insightful, plenty to take away. Fantastic!”
Edward Lynch, Head of Development
November 2012, Enfield

 

“Excellent information that was provided in great detail – very beneficial. Excellent course + very enjoyable”
Daniel Moss, Chairman of Youth Football Club
November 2012, Enfield

 

“Very insightful session with excellent detail on topics covered”
Alan Taylor, Scottish FA
November 2012, Glasgow

 

“Informative, flowed and passed very quickly due to delivery”
Alan Morgan, Club Development Scottish FA
November 2012, Glasgow

 

“Different class. Very informative – tutor is an expert. Fantastic course”
David Smith, Coach
August 2012, Glasgow

 

“Very enjoyable & informative”
Corrie Campbell, Scottish FA Regional Club Development Officer
August 2012, Glasgow

 

“Great course”
Sam Milne, Scottish FA Club Development Officer
August 2012, Glasgow

 

“Very informative, well structured & delivered in a great manner. Excellent”
Roger Arnott, Football Coach & Active Schools Coordinator
August 2012, Glasgow

 

“Enjoyed it & relevant”
Vincent Bryson, Coach & Administrator
August 2012, Glasgow

Golf

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“Made a horrible subject as interesting as possible!”
Stuart Archibald, PGA Professional
Cheltenham, May 2014

 

“Very good and worthwhile”
Tom Givens, GRP Pers manager
Northampton, May 2014

 

“Very well presented, logical and easy to follow. Very worthwhile”
Tom Givens, Club Manager
May 2014, Northampton

 

“It was really useful – thanks”
Caroline Griffiths, PGA Pro
November 2013, Bristol

 

“Ideal for golf clubs”
Peter Taggart, Club Pro
April 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Lots of great & specific ideas”
Jeanne Nokes, Club Marketing
April 2013, Chelmsford

 

“Very well presented”
Richard Shaw, Surrey Golf
November 2012, Dartford

 

“Very informative & comprehensive. Excellent”
Deanne Tager Smith, Surrey Golf
November 2012, Enfield

 

“I thought it was very well presented & precise. Inspiring”
Wendy Dicks, Coach
October 2012, Essex

 

“Excellent session – very informative”
Mark Young, Golf Club Manager
February 2012, Hertfordshire

 

“Very helpful, enjoyed the day & speaker”
Paul Ring, Coach
February 2012, Chelmsford

 

“Very informative and clear – taken away some great tips and advice – excellent!”
Julie Welch, Coach
December 2011, Darlington

 

“Professional, informative and interesting, some great advice, tips and best practice”
J Ward, Durham Golf Partnership
December 2011, Darlington

 

“Very good – lots of useful information and links to resources. Very good, very helpful – thank you!”
Lisa Ferrie, Northumberland Golf
December 2011, Darlington

 

“Well organised & very professional. Really enjoyed it, thank you”
Shaun Case, PGA
December 2011, Gateshead

 

“Very informative delivery”
S McNally, Head Coach
December 2011, Gateshead

 

“Very informative and enjoyed the interaction of answering questions and scenarios. Good length, very informative and thought provoking”
Jon Woodroffe, Golf Development Manager
November 2011, Kent

Gymnastics

gymnastics

“A very good, informative look at this issue. Interesting, easy to listen to delivery. Thank you”
Helen Davies, Club Director & Coach
September 2014, Lincoln

 

“Informative and well presented”
David Evans, Club Treasurer
September 2014, Sheffield

 

“Excellent course and covered all areas”
Jacqueline Lewis, Coach & Director
Bexley, July 2014

 

“Professional, well organised and informative. Fantastic, thanks”
Tony Fricker, Head Coach
Bexley, July 2014

 

“Really good, informative session. Very well planned and set out”
Christine Laws, Coach
Newcastle, July 2014

 

“Very good don’t think any more information could be given answered all questions”
Jeff Rimmer, Head coach
Manchester, June 2014

 

“Very pleased with the course, informative and well presented, excellent”
Jim Maitland, Club Chairman, Club coach and Club Judge
Cheltenham, May 2014

 

“Excellent atmosphere and presenter. Lots of information understandable and relevant. Would definitely recommend”
Chris Wrigley, Coach
May 2014, Cumbria

 

“Excellent, very informative”
Clare Logan, Club Chair
April 2014, Glasgow

 

“Very important information to make sure a club is tax compliant”
Brett Racher, Treasurer
March 2014, Dartford

 

“Excellent, very knowledgeable”
John Green, Treasurer
March 2014, Edinburgh

 

“Well presented from a very knowledgeable presenter. Lots of information packed in which was great”
Debby Livings, Coach
January 2014, Crawley

 

“Good information gained & important knowledge required to maintain legal status of club/coach”
Pete James, Coach & Treasurer
December 2013, Leeds

 

“I thought trainer was very knowledgeable and pleased with 1 month’s support via email/phone”
Caroline Bradley, Head Coach
November 2013, Byfleet

 

“Excellent information – lots to take away and check”
Kym McCulloch, Club Treasurer
November 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Very informative”
Marion McKay, Scottish Gymnastics
November 2013, Edinburgh

 

“It was a great course”
Michael Vine, Club Chairman
July 2013, Dartford

 

“Excellent – all information we need to move forward with our club”
Rachael, Club Coach
June 2013, Cardiff

 

“Excellent course delivery. Thank you”
Nicola Lewis, Club Director
June 2013, Cardiff

 

“Very good, loads of excellent information”
Becky Johnson, Club Director
June 2013, Cardiff

 

“Very well delivered & easy to understand”
Kay Ross, Club Treasurer
April 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Very informative, well presented course. Thanks”
Elaine Wood, Coach
April 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Excellent – good pace with clear explanations. Thank you”
Linda Stopher, Admin Manager
April 2013, Chelmsford

 

“Clear, concise and very informative”
Lesley Couch, Secretary & Coach
February 2013, Surrey

Hockey

hockey1“Excellent – informative & engaging”
Euan Miller, Coach
May 2011, Edinburgh

 

“Excellent pace with good clear delivery. Liked interactive approach & competitive aspect”
Nicola Hendry Adams, Coach
May 2011, Edinburgh

 

“Course was good and informative”
Lloyd Sutton, Club Treasurer
March 2011, Chelmsford

Local Authority

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“Very useful information. Very interesting. Great interactive session”
Suzy Bourke, Sport + Leisure Officer
Bexleyheath, October 2014

 

“Mike has a lot of knowledge and really helpful”
Kavita Mandalia – Sport + Leisure Officer
Bexleyheath, October 2014

 

“Mike was very knowledgeable and explained a complicated subject very well”
Liz Jones, Sports Development Officer
September 2014, Telford

 

“Very knowledgeable tutor and presentation with real life current examples”
Richard Chapman, Sports Development Officer
Newcastle, July 2014

 

“Brilliant course!!”
Garry Stamp, Sports Development Officer
Newcastle, July 2014

 

“I think many clubs would benefit from this type of workshop”
Claire Marshall, Sports Development Officer
March 2014, Manchester

 

“Very well presented, tutor knowledgeable and approachable. Excellent course!”
Andy Stephenson, Edinburgh Leisure
March 2014, Edinburgh 

 

“Course was exceptional – good interaction. Brilliant tutor”
Laura Stephen, Development Officer
November 2013, Nottingham

 

“It was very informative & answered all questions”
Jordann Cunningham, Angus Community Sport
November 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Information is very insightful – great training course with easy to follow instructions. Thank you”
Daniel Wells, Sports Development Officer
July 2013, Dartford

 

“Excellent information. I think all clubs & coaches starting up should be told to go on these courses, so they don’t make any mistakes”
Chris Rose, Falkirk Community Trust
April 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Very knowledgeable tutor – made a difficult subject easier to understand”
Natalie Beckett, Sports Development Officer
November 2012, Dartford

 

“The section on resources was really useful. Excellent use of video”
Chris Norfield, Sports Development Officer
November 2012, Enfield

 

“Very informative and helpful”
Duncan Caithness, Sports Development Officer
November 2012, Glasgow

 

“Very informative and interesting. Will be very helpful for the future”
Kenny Cook, Sports Development Officer
November 2012, Glasgow

 

“Excellent knowledge & helpful advice”
Gareth Power, Coaching Officer
November 2012, Cardiff

 

“Very well presented and very informative”
Nick Harrison, Sport  Development Officer
October 2012, Oxford 

 

“Great workshop – shown different ways of marketing in a free way”
Karen Stephanou, Development Officer
October 2012, Essex

 

“Excellent”
Roger Arnott, Football Coach & Active Schools Coordinator
August 2012, Glasgow

 

“Very informative and learnt lots of valuable information”
Jonathan Wayhurst, Sports Development Officer
May 2012, Manchester

 

“I thought the course was excellent. Some great ideas and resources to use”
Craig Blyth, Sports Development Officer
March 2012, Edinburgh

 

“Very informative, excellent links for free marketing tools – the trainer was clearly very knowledgeable and was an excellent presenter”
Neill Brown, Sports Development Officer
March 2012, Edinburgh

Martial Arts

martialarts“Very good delivery & presentation. Tutor very knowledgeable”
Wendy Moscrop, Instructor
April 2012, Bristol

 

“Good session – well done”
Paul Taylor, Coach
June 2011, Worcester

 

“Mike was terrific – clearly spoken and well presented”
Martin Ace, Coach
May 2011, Enfield

Multi-Sport Coaches

multisports“Good day – lots of information. Very useful and enlightening”
Alex, Coaching Company Assistant Director
September 2014, Oxford

 

“Really enjoyed it – thank you! Loved the competitive question competition”
Gavin Brown, Coaching Company Director
March 2013, Langley Tennis Club

 

“Very knowledgeable and offers lots of advice”
Rob Morris, Coach
March 2013, Langley Tennis Club

 

“Very good advice with examples – enjoyable course”
Kevin McKenna, Director of Coaching Company
March 2012, Enfield

 

“Very good course, has helped with the stage I’m at within my coaching company – has answered a lot of questions that have been on my mind”
Michael White, Director of Coaching Company
February 2013, Gloucester

 

“Very professional and clear advice. Reasonably priced”
Clive Brown, Sports Coaching Company
February 2013, Gloucester

 

“Thoroughly enjoyable and comprehensive course. Very worthwhile”
Paul Fletcher, Head of Development Training Company
November 2012, Glasgow

 

“Good tutor – explanations very clear and concise”
Elliott McKinnell, Sports Development Manager
October 2012, Manchester

 

“Full of information, very useful”
Sean Dixon, Manager & Coach
September 2012, Newcastle

 

“Very knowledgeable, good hints & tips. Would recommend to anyone”
Luke Oldham, Coaching Coordinator of Sports Company
June 2012, Stafford

 

“Excellent Session”
Chris Walker, Managing Director of Coaching Company
June 2012, Stafford

 

“All info was very helpful and relevant”
Mark Hunt, Coach
April 2012, Bristol

 

“Great source of info”
Terry Bathe, Coach
April 2012, Bristol

 

“Very good course – excellent!!”
Ken McGuinness
February 2012, Hertfordshire

NGBs

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“Excellent!”
Linda Main, Lincs Tennis Administrator
September 2014, Lincoln

 

Great session, very informative”
Anna Birkinshaw, Tennis Shropshire Development Manager
December 2013, Telford

 

“Very informative”
Marion McKay, Scottish Gymnastics
November 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Good insight into tax & liabilities. Great tutor – thank you”
Anne McLaughlin, Scottish Handball
November 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Very informative, excellent presentation”
Marlene Smith, Badminton Scotland
November 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Engaging presenter – good pace of delivery with key topics covered”
Graeme Mathie, Scottish FA
November 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Good pace, very comprehensive”
Louise Milne, England Athletics
May 2013, Surrey

 

“Excellent presentation”
Jemima Lee, Tennis Development Manager Middlesex LTA
March 2012, Enfield

 

“Informative, flowed & passed very quickly due to delivery”
Alan Morgan, Scottish FA Club Development
November 2012, Glasgow

 

“Very insightful session with excellent detail on topics covered”
Alan Taylor, Scottish FA
November 2012, Glasgow

 

“Very informative!”
Sarah Williams, Welsh Athletics
November 2012, Cardiff

 

“Extremely interesting, lots of information to share with my organisation and with clubs”
Hanna Guise, British Swimming
November 2012, Cardiff

 

“Excellent – many thanks. So much relevant info”
Adrian Fox – British Cycling Coach Education
October 2012, Manchester

 

“Very good overview of key things to think about. Lots of good suggestions”
Andrew  Chaston, British Cycling Development Manager
September 2012, Manchester

 

“Very knowledgeable tutor – approachable & professional. Very impressed”
Judith Handley, Rounders England Development Officer
September 2012, Nottingham

 

“Lots of useful tips – thanks. Pitched at the right level”
Vera Lickling Hagen – British Cycling Education Officer
September 2012, Manchester

 

“Very enjoyable & informative”
Corrie Campbell, Scottish FA Regional Club Development Officer
August 2012, Glasgow

 

“Great course”
Sam Milne, Scottish FA Club Development Officer
August 2012, Glasgow

 

“Excellent! All clubs should attend”
Neil Moulster, British Gymnastics Area Manager
May 2012, Surrey

Other Sports

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“Great slides and information. Good structure”
Amber, Cheerleading Head Coach
Byfleet, October 2014

 

“Excellent! I’m inundated with new ideas – really glad I booked”
Richard Woods, Snooker Club Manager
Newcastle, July 2014

 

“I felt it was very relevant to anyone involved in sport or fitness like myself. Unravelled a lot of hidden truths from a business perspective which I would never have known”
Darius Green, Fitness Trainer
Bexley, July 2014

 

“Very helpful and incredibly informative”
Claire Troth, Fencing Club Treasurer
Bexley, July 2014

 

“Very good, well run and informative”
Julie Booth, Archery Coach + Secretary
April 2014, Reading

 

“Very informative and excellent course leader”
Amber Sime-Blease, Figure Skating Coach
November 2013, Byfleet

 

“Good insight into tax & liabilities. Great tutor – thank you”
Anne McLaughlin, Scottish Handball
November 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Well presented & very informative. Much food for thought!”
Malcolm White, Lacrosse Club Treasurer
November 2013, Manchester

 

“Very useful and solutions identified – well paced, cleared up some myths”
Geoff Pigott, Yacht Club
July 2013, Dartford

 

“Very impressive with much to think about as a result. One of the best event I’ve attended, very informative with lots of fresh ideas which will add to the future of my club”
Victor Mitchell, Sailing Club
July 2013, Dartford

 

“Very informative – ridiculous that NGB hasn’t made this mandatory for new clubs”
Anonymous
July 2013, Dartford

Rugby

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“Very clear and valuable advice”
Gavin Raeburn-Ward, Club Treasurer
Bexleyheath, October 2014

 

“Professional and thorough”
Nick Jackson, Club Chairman
October 2014, Stratford-upon-Avon

 

“The event was well run and presentation was easy to understand”
Leila Nairne, Club Secretary/Treasurer
October 2014, Wootton Bassett

 

“Very good and informative with useful advice and information”
Brenda Wainwright, Club Treasurer
September 2014, Sheffield

 

“A dreadfully boring and frightening subject made quite interesting and accessible”
James Knox, Club Treasurer
September 2014, Oxford

 

“Pace was well set with plenty of opportunities to ask questions”
A Partt, Club Treasurer
September 2014, Oxford

 

“Very good introduction, especially for new treasurers”
Don Bailey, Treasurer
Bexley, July 2014

 

“Would recommend this was mandatory for sports clubs”
Hywel Rees, Club chairman 
Swindon, July 2014

 

“Well structured and well presented”
Mike Mckenze, Club treasurer
Stafford, May 2014

 

“Well structured and well presented”
Mike Mckenzie, Treasurer
May 2014, Stafford

 

“Very informative – food for thought!”
Peter Garlick, Treasurer
April 2014, Stratford-upon-Avon

 

“Very detailed and comprehensive”
Margot Clarke, Treasurer
April 2014, Stratford-upon-Avon

 

“Liked the interactive aspect – it made what could be a very dry subject entertaining”
Perry Oliver, Club Chairman
February 2014, Enfield

 

“Excellent delivery & content”
Alan Knight, Club President
November 2013, Bristol

 

“Very informative”
Paul Wilson, Club President
July 2013, Dartford

 

“Very well led with a good atmosphere created”
George Cliffe, Head Coach
June 2013, Huddersfield

 

“Very enjoyable – good interactive session”
Mark Richings, Club Sponsorship Manager
February 2013, Surrey

 

“Good and useful tips that were widely applicable regardless of sport”
John Webb, Club Treasurer
February 2013, Surrey

 

“Very well presented & informative”
Dan Young, Club Manager
November 2012, Glasgow

 

“The content was very good & the tutor is very knowledgeable”
Charles Rouse, Club Finance Director
September 2012, Nottingham

 

“Very worthwhile. Fantastic knowledge”
Ed McKenzie, Coaching Company Managing Director
April 2012, Bristol

 

“Very good – definitely essential”
Chris Andrew, Coach
March 2012, Gloucester

 

“Outstanding – Mike’s knowledge and presentation were perfect”
Leigh Marshall
June 2011, London

School Sport

school“Huge amount of info, fast paced, very knowledgeable, excellent course. Inspirational”
Joanna Heath, School Games Organiser
November 2012, Dartford

 

“Really good information would definitely recommend to others”
Victoria Utley
May 2012, Manchester

 

“A lot covered with plenty of solutions to problems offered”
Sharon Wardle
May 2012, Manchester

 

“Very informative, provides good guidelines & resources for future development”
Keith Walker, Coach Manager
December 2011, Gateshead

 

“Brilliant! Informative & engaging”
Christina Descombes, Partnership Development Manager
June 2011, London

 

“Very informative, excellent knowledge of this subject. I learnt things I had no idea about previously”
Laurence Hickmott, Partnership Development Manager
June 2011, London

 

“Excellent – thank you. Very comprehensive”
Alan Grantham, Partnership Development Manager
May 2011, Sheffield

 

“Excellent – demonstration of considerable knowledge & expertise. Thank you”
Alison Southall, School Sport Co-ordinator
May 2011, Birmingham

 

“Very informative and good value for money. Excellent! Many thanks”
Elaine Burgess. Partnership Development Manager
March 2011, Chelmsford

 

“Excellent information, well informed & great pace. Would recommend to all of my colleagues”
Kate Smith, Partnership Development Manager
March 2011, Crawley

Squash

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“Very useful”
Simon Nuttall, Country secretary
Stafford, May 2014

 

“Really good, lots of things to try. Really enjoyed it”
Paul Bell, Coach
September 2012, Newcastle

 

“Great workshop”
Louise Pickford, Coaching Manager England Squash
September 2012, Manchester

 

“Very helpful, good range of topics which everyone can relate to”
Jayden Hocking, England Squash & Racketball Coaching Admin
November 2011, Manchester

 

“Very informative and useful”
Hadrian Stiff, Squash Academy
September 2011, Bristol

 

“Slick”
Phil Harris, Coach
June 2011, Teesside

Swimming

swim“Very informative”
Lesley Foster, Coach
October 2014, Kings Langley

 

“Event well presented and able to answer all questions asked”
Stuart Smith, Club Treasurer
October 2014, Kings Langley

 

“Knowledgeable, well informed, useful practice information”
Lisa Atkinson, Swimming Head Coach
September 2014, Oxford

 

“Very clear, excellent practical ideas”
Steve Manser, Committee Member
September 2014, Oxford

 

“The event was highly practical – just what I needed. The length was perfect. Not too daunting for volunteers”
Sue Ashworth, Club Treasurer
September 2014, Oxford

 

“Excellent event. Thorough, interesting, well presented”
S Wilson, Club Treasurer
September 2014, Lincoln

 

“Great course, very informative, thoroughly enjoyed”
Linda Hurley, Treasurer
Bexley, July 2014

 

“Excellent enjoyed the course as well as improved knowledge”
Joan Chapman 
Swindon, July 2014

 

“Very useful and relevant”
Susan Allanson, Club treasurer
Manchester, June 2014

 

“All areas expected was covered very well”
Paul Elderfield, Club Treasurer 
Cheltenham, May 2014

 

“Excellent – tutor well informed and made the course fun”
Dee Christopher, Treasurer
April 2014, Liverpool

 

“Very well presented, clear and concise”
Jackie Crawford, Treasurer
March 2014, Edinburgh

 

“Very knowledgeable presenter”
Pauline Utam, Club Committee Member
March 2014, Edinburgh

 

“Easy to understand and well presented”
Celia Plowden, Club Treasurer
January 2014, Crawley

 

“Well-paced, useful and interesting. Very well presented”
Dave Marriott, Club Treasurer
November 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Lots of valuable info. Well presented. First class”
Pat Reilly, Swim School Owner
November 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Great – it has given me more ideas on how to improve our advertising”
Lauren Ramage, Swim School Owner
November 2013, Edinburgh

 

“Very good and informative – has made me look at what I need to improve within my business – really informative”
Jane Short, Coach
November 2013, Bristol

 

“Excellent – not sure how we would cope without this advice”
Juliet Jones, Club Chair
November 2013, Bristol

 

“Really good presentation and content”
Mike Riggall, Club Chair
November 2013, Bristol

 

“Excellent information & delivery. Really benefitted from this”
Polly Berrando, Coach
October 2013, Enfield

 

“Very professional and useful”
Clive Letchford, Club Chairman
October 2013, Enfield

 

“Would highly recommend”
Malcolm Hill, Club Chairman
June 2013, Huddersfield

 

“Really useful – clear and informative, legal jargon ‘de-coded’ for clubs. Thankyou”
Laura Campbell, Development Officer
April 2013, Manchester

 

“Presenter and information excellent. Well worth attending”
Marilyn Sweet, Scottish Swimming
April 2013, Edinburgh

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“10/10”
Tom Aydon, Head Coach
Bexleyheath, October 2014

 

“Excellent presentation, great content. Excellent course!”
Mel Coleman, Business Owner
Byfleet, October 2014

 

“Excellent information, well presented”
Rachel Halton, Club Administrator
Byfleet, October 2014

 

“Great – very interesting”
Janet Connor, Club Treasurer
October 2014, Stratford-upon-Avon

 

“Excellent, and covered all the points in which I was interested. Presenter was very knowledgable on the subject”
Gavin Johnstone, Club Treasurer
October 2014, Kings Langley

 

“Very useful information – thank you”
Petra Peterova, Coach
October 2014, Kings Langley

 

“Well presented. Clear and informative”
Teresa Catlin, Coach
October 2014, Cambridge

 

“Excellent, thought provoking course”
Isobel Hunter, Club Secretary
October 2014, Cambridge

 

“Very good, clear course. Great information – learnt a great deal in the 4 hours”
Robin Daniels, Head Coach
October 2014, Wootton Bassett 

 

“Fantastic workshop, very informative of the risks with HMRC. Fantastically presented, clear and easy to understand”
Shaun Smith, Coach
October 2014, Wootton Bassett

 

“Great stuff regarding sport related business and tax in sport”
Jack Rooney, Tennis Coach
September 2014, Oxford

 

“Excellent!”
Linda Main, Lincs Tennis Administrator
September 2014, Lincoln

 

“Brilliant, cleared up a lot of issues. Superb!!”
Steven Wigg, Coach
September 2014, Cheltenham

 

“Really enjoyed it – exactly the content I needed and not too long”
Elly Shearman, Head Coach
September 2014, Cheltenham

 

“Fantastic course tutor, very knowledgeable and involved everyone”
Jake Carruthers, Coach
Bexley, July 2014

 

“Very well presented and informative”
Alex Boynton, Coach
Newcastle, July 2014

 

“The session was concisely delivered and very informative. Excellent!”
Sarah Jones, Coach
Newcastle, July 2014

 

“Interaction is very good”
Roy Curnick, Assistant Coach/player
Bristol, July 2014

 

“I really enjoyed it very good quality by Mike Lynch, I have a good knowledge about business now”
Tomas David, Club Coach 
Manchester, June 2014

 

“Very impressive, excellent course delivery and very enjoyable”
Karen Fisher, Head Coach at West Bay Country Club
Stafford, May 2014

 

“Very enlightening, full of information”
Chris Pyne, Club Chairman of Witney Tennis Club and Coach
Northampton, May 2014

 

“Excellent Tutor”
Laura Gardner-Wedgel, Club Coach
Cheltenham, May 2014

 

“Very Good and informative”
Charlie Ferrett, Club Coach
Cheltenham, May 2014

 

“Very well presented and informative”
Unknown, Club Coach
Cheltenham, May 2014

 

“Very impressed with course – excellent delivery and very enjoyable”
Karen Fisher, Head Coach
May 2014, Stafford

 

“Excellent presentation, very clear and well structured”
Gary Payton, Coach
May 2014, Cumbria

 

“Very useful for clubs – loved the quiz throughout”
Heidi Marshall, Secretary
May 2014, Cumbria

 

“Very well structured and excellent content”
James Kent, Coach
April 2014, Hatfield

 

“Excellent – really informative and a lot of things now to go away and check”
Sharon Scaysbrook, Administrator
April 2014, Oxford

 

“Good content, good resources and knowledgeable instructor”
Mark Phillips, Coach
April 2014, Surrey

 

“Good solid information, very knowledgeable presenter”
Graeme Soutar, Coach
March 2014, Edinburgh

 

“Really informative, easy to engage with”
Sam Turner, Coach
March 2014, Bristol

 

“Very well explained and presented”
Anthony Wright, Coach
February 2014, Birmingham

 

“Great info, great speaker, very useful”
Salah Taweel, Coach
February 2014, Enfield

 

“Outstanding”
Colin Allkins, Coach
February 2014, Enfield

 

“Very good presentation”
P O’Leary, Head Coach
February 2014, Enfield

 

“Very informative & interesting course – well presented”
Christopher Baker, Coach
February 2014, Enfield

 

“Great course – a must for all sports clubs”
Stephen Holmes, Club Manager
January 2014, Crawley

 

“Really useful 4 hours, excellent value”
Nigel Allingham, Coach
January 2014, Crawley

 

“Lots of information on an area which is difficult. Tutor had great in-depth knowledge”
Andrew Tope, Coach
January 2014, Crawley

 

“Really helpful – a lot of things to go away and check and correct”
Mike Barton, Coach
December 2013, Telford

 

“Great session, very informative”
Anna Birkinshaw, Tennis Shropshire Development Manager
December 2013, Telford

 

“It was the best course I’ve ever been on – Mike was amazing, I can’t thank him enough”
Simon, Coach
November 2013, Nottingham

 

“Excellent content which is essential for all coaches. 1st class presentation by tutor”
Alan Christian, Coach
November 2013, Nottingham

 

“Excellent presenter – made session most enjoyable”
Alan Emery, Club Committee Member
November 2013, Byfleet

 

“Excellent information, especially the social media info”
Laura Burns, Coach
November 2013, Byfleet

 

“Excellent content, pitched at exactly the right level. Excellent presenter”
Jill Saunders, Club Administrator
November 2013, Dartford

 

“Very useful & great instructor”
Julian Willitts, Head Coach
November 2013, Byfleet

 

“Fantastic course, very informative”
Ben Tilling, Coach
November 2013, Bristol

 

“Brilliant, really useful”
Ben Knight, Coach
November 2013, Plymouth

 

“Very useful – would be extremely valuable for all clubs/coaches”
David Reeve, Tennis Development Manager
October 2013, Oxford

 

“Outstanding presentation – very good indeed”
Adrian Simcox, Director of Tennis
October 2013, Oxford

 

“Excellent tutor & course content”
Alison Jackson, Referee & Club Committee Member
October 2013, Oxford

 

“Mike Lynch was excellent – shows an excellent knowledge of his subject and was able to give good answers. The time went quickly due to his well presented manner and expertise”
Les Swaby, Coach
September 2013, Birmingham

 

“Very informative with excellent positive ideas for marketing. Really enjoyed the course”
Angela Holmes, Coach
September 2013, Birmingham

 

“Very engaging and informative – excellent”
Zahied Iqbal, Coach
September 2013, Birmingham

 

“Really excellent, relevant course”
Melanie Riste, Head Coach
September 2013, Birmingham

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“Very professional and knowledgeable”
Elaine Rushby, Coach
Byfleet, October 2014

 

“Fantastic it was very informative and gave me all the knowledge I need to organise my business. Has put my mind at ease with regard to the things I need to implement in my business. “
Louise Davies, Coaching business/ Club owner
Chelmsford, June 2014

 

“Extremely informative, fantastic, loved the key pads! Thanks”
Clare Woods, Volunteer
February 2012, Chelmsford

 

“Very good, very helpful”
Dave Ward, Volunteer
February 2012, Chelmsford

 

“Very informative, a lot of information I was completely unaware of”
Alison Cracknell, Volunteer
February 2012, Chelmsford

 

“A great deal of information given – a lot of unknown stuff told”
Robert Harrison, Coach
December 2011, Darlington

 

“Well presented, clear, factual information that was informative and concise – thanks”
C Bennett, Coach
November 2011, Manchester