Coaches

  • Bob Pringle

    BTF Level 3 coach
    Bob is our Head Coach for 2019-2020.  Recently retired from a career in University Lecturing, he brings extensive knowledge of exercise physiology...
  • Karen Weir

    BTF Level 3 Coach
    I am a BTF Level 3 coach and tutor as well as a UK Athletics coach, PT and nutrition coach. After being made redundant from a city career as...
  • Ben Anderson

    BTF Level 2
    I came to triathlon from rowing in 2009 starting with Skipton Sprint Triathlon (in swimming trunks) and soon after joined STC and took part...
  • Carl Egdell

    BTF Level 2 Coach
    I studied in Sheffield initially because of an interest in climbing. I started running, joining a local running club. Then over time I became...
  • Liz Parkes

    BTF Level 2 Coach
    My journey in sport started in 1992 in Rowing which, over 10 years, saw me compete in every type of boat and position in the crew, including...
  • Chris Turner

    BTF Level 1 Coach
    Chris has recently qualified as a British Triathlon level 1 coach, and has been assisting at our Junior sessions since January 2019. In addition...
  • Darren Matthews

    BTF Level 1 Coach
    Born in 1968, I spent the first half of my life training under Master Sken in Thai Boxing – the goal to stay on your feet for 5x 3 minute...
  • Pete Osborne

    British Cycling Club Coach
    Pete first got introduced to triathlon by taking part as part of a Scouts relay team in the early 90s. He has been Swimming, cycling and running...
  • Other Coaches

    Our other coaches include: Matt Reed, Natalie Neville, Craig Haslingden, James Winters and Richard Powell. Nicola Heaton and Paula Edwards...