Rich has been heavily involved in sporting education throughout his career. He has held coaching and strength and condition roles in a variety of sports and has facilitated numerous sporting and educational programmes across the community.

Rich has also worked within SEN education specifically supporting students on the autistic spectrum. Previously, Rich has built and developed a sport and training consultancy business and ran this for 4 years before completing his PGCE and moving directly into education as an assessor. Rich teaches and assesses on the STL, PESS and leisure industry qualifications.