Sport Science and Conditioning Advisor
Tony is very well qualified and vastly experienced strength and conditioning coach. He qualified with a BA (Hons) in Sports Management and gained an MSc in Sport and Exercise Science (Leeds Metropolitan University) and a further MSc in Strength and Conditioning from St Mary’s University College. During his time at St Mary’s, Tony research extensively the application of differing periodisation models on the acquisition of strength, speed and agility in field based sports. Finally in addition he qualified as a teacher, graduating with a Cert Ed from Manchester University.
Tony has extensive experience in Professional Rugby both as a Skills and S & C coach since 1995 working with Super League teams, Sheffield Eagles, Warrington Wolves, Hull KR and Castleford Tigers as well as Connaught in the Magners League. As a keen sportsman he represented his county in football, rugby, and athletics and holds a Black belt (2nd Dan) in Shotokan Karate..