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DIS Staff

Swimming coach, Jamie Main

The DIS staff has a wide range of experience.

The Derbyshire Institute of Sport (DIS) programme is staffed by a number of dedicated sports professionals who are experts in their respective fields.

The core team look after the day-to-day running of the DIS and manage the strategic direction of the programme.

The support team work with athletes on their individual strength and conditioning, physiotherapy and massage.

The specialist sports coaches work with the athletes on an individual basis, to progress the technical ability of each athlete.

You can view their details and contact information below.

Core team

Andy Wood

Andy Wood

Performance Advisor

Derbyshire Institute of Sport

Andy is a former UK professional badminton player with over 30 years' professional coaching experience.

Telephone
07720 291779

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Chloe Maudsley

Chloe Maudsley

Development Manager

Derbyshire Institute of Sport

Has worked for Derbyshire Sport for over five years in a variety of roles including Senior Competition Manager and Youth Sport Officer.

Telephone
07774 423557

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Martin Hird

Martin Hird

Athlete Liaison Officer

Derbyshire Institute of Sport

Martin has worked for Derbyshire Sport for five years and has competed at rowing's British Championships.

Telephone
07825 896978

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Support team

Chris Freebury

Chris Freebury

Junior Strength and Conditioning Coach

Derbyshire Institute of Sport

Represented England in weightlifting at the 2014 Commonwealth Games and has experience as a weightlifting coach and tutor.

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Jack Murfin

Jack Murfin

Junior Strength and Conditioning Coach

Derbyshire Institute of Sport

Operates at the University of Derby site, alongside working for Derbyshire County Cricket Club and the Amber Valley School Sport Partnership.

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David Sprot

David Sprot

Physiotherapist

Derbyshire Institute of Sport

Works with British Orienteering and a running-based clinic in Sheffield alongside DIS, having qualified in 2006.

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Donna Kellogg (on maternity leave)

Donna Kellogg (on maternity leave)

University of Derby Performance Officer (Derby hub site)

Derbyshire Institute of Sport

Badminton player Donna competed at the 2000, 2004 and 2008 Olympics and won 88 England caps.

Telephone
01332 594223

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Specialist sports coaches

Steve Astle

Steve Astle

Golf Coach

Derbyshire Institute of Sport

England Under-16 Girls Coach for the North West and is Lead Coach for the Derby College Performance Golf Academy.

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James Boxall

James Boxall

Badminton Coach

Derbyshire Institute of Sport

A former England international who is an England Junior Coach and Head Coach of the Derbyshire Badminton Performance Centre.

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Ashley Broomhead

Ashley Broomhead

Tennis Coach

Derbyshire Institute of Sport

A former international tennis player who now works as a level five Master Performance Coach and a Master Tutor for the LTA's Coach Education Prgramme.

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Jamie Main

Jamie Main

Swimming Coach

Derbyshire Institute of Sport

Jamie has 15 years' experience coaching international athletes, including European and Commonwealth medallists and an Olympic finalist.

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Videos with DIS coaching staff

An interview with Derbyshire Institute of Sport's Jamie Main

DIS' new swimming coach talks about his plans for the future after taking the reins from Andi Manley.

Derbyshire Institute of Sport (DIS) golf coach Steve Astle


The head of the DIS golf programme discusses how the facilities at the University of Derby and Kedleston Park GC have boosted his players' preparation for the 2016 season.