TEAM

Janine Brooks

Ex England Table Tennis International Janine has been involved in every level of sports coaching and playing for over 25 years.

As a player she competed and medalled at various Women British Leagues, Masters and Grand Prix events at both junior and Senior level.

As a former coach with Table Table England, multi-sport coach, across a wide range of pursuits, she has mentored and overseen countless national, regional, club and school athletes.

With vast experience from working with national, regional and club athletes through to her extensive work in numerous schools Janine is perfectly placed to identify TAGS and support them through a path she knows well.

Bryan Brooks

Former Halifax Town, Harrogate Town, Guiseley, Thackley and Yorkshire Schools footballer, representative Cricket and Judo player Bryan has been been involved with playing and coaching sport for over 30 years.

 

With a plethora of qualifications from Level 1 to Level 4, across multiple sports, fundamentals of movement, and as a qualified tutor for SportsCoach UK, FA, Coachwise and experience both in the UK and abroad he has the background to support athletes of all abilities.  

With over 20 years experience in Sports Coaching and Sports Development, in local sports clubs, professional sports bodies and schools Bryan has an intimate working knowledge of sport at all levels.

Mark Brier

Now a full time English FA Licensed Coach, Mark through his soccer coaching company Soccer Elite, passionately coaches and mentors male and female football players and coaches, both individually and in squads, from Junior U7s to Adult Semi-Professionals.

 

Mark is also Lead Coach at Pathway2Pro Academy's West Yorkshire centre. Mark also works with Disabled players, providing inclusive and collaborate learning for all ages and abilities.

Dominic Phillips

Newly qualified Level 2 England Badminton coach, Dominic has an extensive background in playing, coaching and mentoring.

 

His involvement with the Bradford Kobras Badminton Performance Centre puts him in the perfect position to identify, progress and support new talent in his chosen sport.

 

His high level playing background also means he can provide the required guidance to any aspiring athletes who want to make it to the top. 

 

Partner Coaches & Scouts

Host Venues

James Oliver

Rugby Football Union

Bradford Hockey Club

England Rugby, Yorkshire Carnegie Rugby Union Club and Yorkshire Volleyball Association.

Daniel Hardaker

Bradford Hockey Club 1st XI Captain and ex England International.

 

Dan knows all about making it to the top and what he is looking for.

Our Amazing Leaders

Our phenomenal sports leaders, who support us each and every TAGS Camp.

Amazing young adults who are the future of TAGS.

Ashley Reed

Bradford Kobras Performance Centre

Bradford City FC

Yorkshire Under 15 and Bradford Kobras PC Badminton Team coach. 

 

Ashley is an ever present on at TAGS looking for the next future stars.

Qasim Akhtar

Development Centre and Academy Coach, also formerly Bradford City Women's FC Assistant Manager.

Qasim has already progressed countless boys and girls from TAGS into BCFC Academies.

Simon Martland

Junior Development Officer at Airienteers Orienteering Club.

Simon is hoping to find future talent at the next TAGS Camp.

Airienteers