Gavin Colebourn

Performance and Participation Manager - Gavin Colebourn
Mobile: 07971 940440

Cheshire Cricket Board Roles : Performance and Participation Manager, EPP & Youth Academy Coach, ECB Tutor & Assessor.

Job description : Gavin’s principal role is that of Performance Manager. He is responsible for producing the core content for the Board’s Player Pathway, which includes the popular Summer and Autumn Programmes, as well as the Advanced, District and Excellence Level Courses. In addition to this Gavin manages the county Emerging Player Programme and is lead coach of the Cheshire Youth Academy. These elite programmes are underpinned by a series of specialist and one-ton-one coaching sessions designed by Gavin. As Participation Manager, Gavin oversees the Chance to Shine Project within the County, which delivers to thousands of school children annually. He is also tasked with helping clubs to recruit and retain adult cricketers, and supports several county-wide initiatives to drive up participation at club level. Gavin is an ECB Level 3 Tutor and Assessor, and delivers on the Board’s Award Winning Coach Education Programme.

Clubs : Woodford, Cheadle, Hazel Grove

Nicknames : Gav, Gavlar

Cricket hero : Sachin Tendulkar, Bob Milne

Favourite Cricket Team: Woodford CC

Best performance: Still to come!!

Coaching philosophy : To create a fun, player-centred environment

Favourite Music : Indie, R&B, Dance

Favourite Films : Anchorman