Director of Coaching
David has coached or helped set up coaching schemes in 50 countries on every continent. He is the only coach to have been full time Director of Coaching for both Scotland and England.
Stephen is a UKCC level 4 coach and has a Masters in Elite Performance. He represented Wales as a senior player and has coached internationally for England at all levels. He is currently heading up our National Training Programme and is a qualified lecturer at the University of Highlands and Islands
Sinclair is a UKCC Level 2 coach who has run his own club and developed players to compete at local and national levels. He is an international umpire and officiated at Commonwealth Games and many other events, including umpiring Waldner and Persson in an exhibition match. He’s enthusiastic about providing opportunities for players to reach their full potential.
Mark is honoured to be joining the selection committee and as a former junior internationalist he’s been through the process of selection both positive and negative. He believes by working with David and fellow committee members that “we will be working towards doing the best for Scottish table tennis with the excellent pool of junior and senior players currently playing within the existing framework.”
Chris is a full time professional coach and development officer currently working at North Ayrshire TTC & Irvine TTC.
He coaches table tennis to all ages and abilities, from running primary school classes to assisting at National Youth Training. He currently works with a number of top junior and cadet players on a weekly basis. He represented Scotland at U15, U18 and Senior levels
Gordon is a Development Officer at Murrayfield TTC and has been coaching at the club since 2010. He has helped coach several Scottish internationalists in group classes and on a one to one basis. Furthermore, he has attended many Scottish, British and International tournaments in a coaching capacity and has a good knowledge of the Scottish table tennis scene.
Lisa is the Local League Coordinator and Administrator for Stirlingshire TTA and has served on their committee for the past 10 years.
She is the Lead Junior Coach at Grange TTC (UKCC Level 2) and as a player has competed locally and nationally for the last 20 years.
Iain has been the driving force behind Glasgow South Table Tennis Club for the last decade, coaching hundreds of players of all ages and developing complete beginners to international level. An accredited UKCC Level 2 coach Iain has been a regular fixture at competitions on the Scottish circuit for many years, giving him a detailed knowledge of the top Scottish players.