Matt is a former professional rugby union player, playing for clubs including Saracens , London Irish and Nottingham Rugby. Whilst playing, Matt sought work experience in a number of sports and completed his MSc in strength and conditioning at St Mary’s University.
Now a senior strength and conditioning coach at Leicester Tigers Matt works with the 1st team squad utilising his experiences as a player to inform his coaching
Poacher turned gamekeeper: how a playing background informs my coaching
I will discuss both positive and negative experiences that taught me valuable transferable lessons. Insights into the way athletes think, that may help coaches understand and build relationships with players.