Sean joins J.Heald Coaching as our Lead Cricket Coach for the 2021 season. He’ll be overseeing our cricket programme, hoping to drive the development of players looking to fulfil their cricketing abilities and potential. Sean’s level of experience is invaluable with an ECB Level 3 coaching certificate, including over 21 years coaching experience (South Africa, Australia, UK) as well as having worked as a lead and support coach in the CYC (Cambridgeshire Youth Cricket) programme. Sean is currently Head of Cricket at The Perse School in Cambridge.
Sean’s playing experience in the UK began in 2000 with Cambridge Granta where he spent 13 seasons before moving to Bury St Edmunds CC where he now plays. He was a member of The Unicorns team that played in the Clydesdale Bank 40 over competition against first class counties back in 2010. Sean captained the Unicorns XI in the major Counties 2nd XI one day and T20 competitions, as well as representing Cambridgeshire CC in the minor counties competitions. Sean now focuses the majority of his time between his role at The Perse and his young family.
Sean is looking forward to working with us, initially focusing around our new development programmes based around North Essex region working with us leading a programme on developing players between Wenden’s Ambo CC & Audley End CC developing young players to player senior cricket at the home of Audley End House itself.