Richard is an innovative individual with a rich background in sports coaching, health and wellbeing, education and social care. Richard has a UEFA B License, a Cardiff Metropolitan University (Hons) Sports Coaching degree, and a first-class PGFE in Further Education and more recently obtained his L3 in Counselling.
Richard has worked in the sporting sector across a multitude of environments, including Cardiff City Foundation, Cardiff Met University Senior Football, Professional Development Coach in the United States, and Welsh Academy Pyramid. Richard’s main role over the last 6 years has been in the Health and Wellbeing Sector, specifically with disabilities across Gwynedd working for social enterprises and local authority, where he’s managed to complete his Care Certificate. Richard’s biggest interest is football, and he is currently the Club Operations Manager and lead academy coach at Llandudno FC. In his spare time, Richard enjoys running (he is currently training for his second marathon), sharing coaching resources on his website (self-published several eBooks), and assisting others in reaching their full potential.