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Friends of Sports Coaching Group



We are very proud of the relationships we have formed with different sports clubs in the area as well as working with some of the professional sports players who are at the top of their game. For children to continue to improve at a sport they will need to play outside of school, we can give any advice you need with regards to where your child can go to continue their development.


Big 5 Cricket and Hockey 

Our sister company Big 5 Cricket and hockey supplies specialist high quality cricket and hockey equipment. We have a shop located in Sandbach at Bradwall court, Bradwall Road, CW11 1GE. We also have a brand new website.



Elworth Cricket Club

Elworth CC has thriving senior and junior section, we have worked with the club to run summer holiday courses as well as helping with their junior sessions on Friday nights and Saturday mornings. We have also been lucky enough to have some members of the current 1st XI as coaching staff.


Sandbach Cricket Club

We are proud sponsors of the SCC junior section, Sandbach CC have seen an incredible growth in the number of juniors coming to training and due to the hard work of all the coaches at SCC they are really reaping the benefit of this on the pitch. During the summer months we run specialist cricket camps, as well as using their large function room for our Tiny Tiger sessions, finally they let us use their venue for our monthly staff meetings which are very important for us to maintain our own high standard in coaching.


Sandbach Hockey Club 

We are proud to be linked with Sandbach hockey club. A reletively new club that has grown extremley quickly offering a great junior section for all ages and abilities


Crewe Vagrants Hockey Club

The Vagrants’ Men’s first XI are playing at the highest level in the local area, sometimes travelling as far as Durham for their matches. We work closely with their junior section who trains on Wednesday evenings. As well organising regular junior matches between Crewe Vagrants and Sandbach HC.


Henry Weir, England Hockey Player 

Henry has been playing for England for the last 3 seasons having worked incredibly hard going to Loughborough University and moving down to London. Henry recently led his club side Wimbledon HC to their first National League Title this season as well as representing England in the World Cup and now has his eyes on the Brazil 2016 Olympics. Henry has worked closely with SCNW offering coaching sessions and appearances when he can along with some tips with regards to both Hockey and Coaching, we are very proud of Henry whenever he takes to the pitch in his England shirt and wish him all the best for his career.


James Gaskell, Wasps and England Rugby Player

James worked with us when we first started our coaching business with regular appearances at our popular Multi Sports Camps and at our after school clubs within some primary schools. James grew up within the area and has benefitted from some outstanding coaching within local schools and local clubs. Although James is now based in London he still manages to come and work with us and the next generation of England Rugby players.