MEET THE TEAM
Coaches are FA Qualified, DBS Checked, First Aid Qualified & attended an FA Safeguarding Courses
Our coaches deliver sessions in an enjoyable and enthusiastic manner to ensure the children are engaged throughout the session.
Andy currently holds the UEFA B Licence and has been coaching for 20 years. During this time, he has worked in many Schools delivering PE lessons, lunch time & after school clubs, team coaching with Berkhamsted Raiders and has also coached in America with travel teams. Currently he is coaching at one of Chelsea’s development centres working with the U6's & U7's. He is also the football coach at Berkhamsted School working with U12-U18 squads.
He previously played for Berkhamsted Town FC who made it to the FA Vase final, playing at Aston Villa's ground, Villa Park. He also won the FA Sunday Cup in 2005 playing at Liverpool's ground Anfield.
PARTNER : Head of Girls & Futsal Development
Charlie who is head of our girls and futsal programs is a committed, friendly and enthusiastic individual who is a FA Level 2 Qualified and Futsal Level 1 coach
After leaving school Charlie attended Bucks Sports Academy in Stoke Mandeville, where he picked up many sports qualifications. Charlie is now attending open university as well as working with Ross & Andy’s and now delivering P.E. lessons
Charlie has played football all his life, playing for Berkhamsted Raiders for the Under 9s all the way through to the Under 18s team.
Charlie is a dedicated and professional coach for both Ross & Andy's as well as Berkhamsted Raiders.
Ever since Dan was young he has always had a love for sport especially football, Dan decided to take his level 1 coaching qualification because he wanted to extend his involvement in football as well as playing
Dan has been coaching for 2 years now at Ross & Andy’s and Berkhamsted Raiders. Dan is
has recently gained the FA level 2 coaching badge and Futsal Level 1. He hopes to gain more coaching qualifications in the future.
Matt is an enthusiastic and determined coach that has been coaching with Ross and Andy’s for over a year now alongside coaching with Berkhamsted raiders. He currently holds the FA level 1 coaching badge and Futsal level 1.
Matt has been playing football since the age of 6, joining Berkhamsted raiders at under 16s. He looks forward to what the future holds with his coaching career and improving his coaching ability.
Anna gained her Level 1 coaching badge in March 2012, she then completed her Level 2 award in February 2015. Anna started coaching at Berkhamsted Raiders and since then has been coaching for Ross and Andy's Soccer Camps, Sheffield Community Foundation and charity cancer days for children in Sheffield. Anna has played football since primary school at Greenway, later joining a local team called Maclays. Anna then joined Berkhamsted Raiders and played there and for the Herts County until moving to University. At University, she played for Sheffield University 1st Team, and is the Club President and the Sheffield United representative.
Ross has been coaching for Ross & Andy’s, the past 3 years, he also coaches futsal for Berkhamsted Raiders and currently holds the FA level 1 coaching badge & Futsal Level 1. Ross has 4 sons 3 of which play for Berkhamsted Raiders, he has managed his second eldest team for the last 4 years.
Ross has played football himself since he was 6 years old, if he's not coaching, managing or playing he's watching his mighty Wycombe Wanderers.
Adam has recently qualified as a Level 1 FA Coach and is currently studying PE, Biology and Business Studies A levels at Ashlyn’s school with a view to majoring in Sports Science at university. Adam has been helping Andy coach on Saturday mornings and during the school holidays for two years now.
Adam has been with Berkhamsted Raiders since the U8’s and is currently still playing for them at U18 level in goal. Adam was part of the Ashlyn’s School District Cup winning side in 2016.
Alex attended Ross & Andy’s from the age of 5, he then joined Berkhamsted Raiders at U7s.
Alex first began volunteering as part of his Bronze DofE at 14 and enjoyed assisting the children that he went on to complete his level 1 in August 2019. Since then he’s been coaching regularly on a Saturday morning and holiday camps.
Joseph attended Ross & Andy's Soccer Camps from the age of 5 and has played
for Berkhamsted Raiders since U7s. Joseph started helping at Ross & Andy's in 2015 gaining experience at our summer camps, Joseph also now helps out at both Raiders U7's and the Saturday Super Skills.
In August 2018 Joseph gained his FA Level 1 Coaching Qualification
Nathan joined the Ross & Andy’s team in the summer of 2020.
He is a young, enthusiastic coach who’s looking to develop he’s coaching career further.
Nathan is also a coach for Berkhamsted Raiders where he works with u7s-18s age groups.
He has been coaching since 2017 and recently gained his FA level 2 coaching award.