Director of Coaching - Steve Chapman

Director of Coaching - Steve Chapman

Our Coaching Team is led by our Director of Coaching, Steve Chapman and is supported by a fantastic group of ECB qualified coaches ranging from current and past professional cricketers. 

The former Durham player brings a wealth of coaching experience which includes stints with the Durham Academy, Director of Cricket roles with Dandenong Cricket Club and Footscray-Edgewater Cricket Club in Australia and Assistant Coach of Gujarat Lions in the Indian Premier League.

ECB level III qualified coach, Chapman has 13 years experience of running his own coaching business developing players both young and old from novice to elite level. Working as an ECB Development Coach at the beginning of his coaching career gave him extensive experience working with groups of children in Primary and Secondary Schools.

In his later roles as Director of Cricket for Dandenong and Footscray-Edgewater Cricket Clubs, Chapman had a key role in coaching, developing and managing 4 senior teams, 4 regional representative teams and the club's Junior Academy.  He has also overseen the progression of several junior players through Cricket Victoria pathways into First-Class Cricket.

Steve leads on all aspects of cricket at the club including Senior and Junior Teams and coaching offered via the North East Cricket Academy.

M: 07931 767627