Joe Gough’s Journey

Joe joined the SGI Sports Coaching Programme in 2015 when he enrolled at Ormiston Bolingbroke Academy, one of our partner schools. After just 3 months with us, It was Clear that Joe had it all in abundance, but one thing was certain, he needed the coaching experience to go with his academic qualities to succeed.[…]

SGI Year 12 Students Meet&Greet Liverpool Ladies Players

Two of our brightest Year 12 student coaches, Demi & Chelsea managed to grab 5 minutes with a few of the LFC Ladies players at Widnes Vikings Stadium. Working with the next generation of sports coaches before they headed inside for an afternoon gym session. The life of a professional athlete.

Coach Lewis “Stars” in Hollywood

Coach Lewis enjoying his day off in Hollywood today. Fantastic scenery in LA and a deserved break after his opening month coaching ‘soccer’ on camp! We will keep you updated with Lewis’s Coaching journey over the coming weeks as he explores and works his way around some of the best states in the US.

Macron Coach of the Month: Febuary – Kane Astles

Congratulations to February’s Macron Store Cheshire’s Coach Of The Month Kane Astles. Kane has made great progress over the previous three months and already has a semi-professional club on his coaching CV, working with Runcorn Linnets FC junior sides, mainly with the U9’s. At such a young age, it’s fantastic to see someone like Kane,[…]

Macron Coach Of The Month: December – Joe Gough

Congratulations to December’s Macron Coach Of The Month award winner, Joe Gough. Joe has 6 months left before embarking on the trip of a lifetime, to coach ‘soccer’ across the pond  and he is certainly making great use of his time, racking up coaching hours assisting with GCSE PE lessons at Sandymoor School and working[…]

Warren Turner’s Journey

Warren Turner has been apart of SGI since 2011 when he enrolled on to one of our sports education courses to develop and nurture his skills as a young coach. Completing multiple FA coaching awards alongside recognised National Vocational Qualifications in Sports Coaching, he has gone on to learn priceless techniques with us, to become[…]

Macron Coach of The Month: October – Will Carrington

October’s Macron coach of the month deservedly goes to Will Carrington. Will’s month was spent coaching at Primary School’s in Wavertree, Kirkby and St Helens. Leading after-school football sessions and to coincide with his regular placements, he spent the October half term week on camp taking his own group of players through fun-filled sessions and[…]

A Day In The Life Of An Academy Coach

Today’s sports educational visit was to former Premier League winners Blackburn Rovers academy. As of this season, BRFC’s academy have been graded as a Category 1 Academy by the EPPP, the best grading you can be given at academy level, sitting alongside clubs like Manchester City, Manchester United, Everton & Liverpool to name a few.[…]