Richard Cheetham MBE

Richard Cheetham MBE.

Senior Fellow in Sports Coaching University of Winchester

Richard Cheetham MBE has a reputation at national and international level in coach education and development with his work ranging from rugby union to triathlon and professional cycling with the UCI.


His research, publications and conference presentations have focussed on developing a more holistic approach to coaching as well as encouraging creativity and innovation in practice session design.

The important role of play in sport at all levels of performance and across all ages has been a specific area of research with his work contributing to a regional primary education physical literacy initiative, UK Coaching, Rugby Canada and the University of Winchester Play and Creativity festival.

He recently been awarded the 2018 UK Coaching Coach Developer of the year.46976953_10156637272640874_1362842339051044864_n