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Our Coaches

Gwyn Williams - Head of Hockey

Gwyn joined College as the hockey professional, before becoming Head of Hockey. He graduated from the University of Gloucestershire with an MA in Sports Development. As part of his MA course, Gwyn studied the elite programme undertaken by boys in the Victorian Institute of Sport's Soccer programme. 

He has been involved in hockey in Australia and spent two seasons in Melbourne playing and coaching hockey for MCC and has run courses for both children and coaches in Kenya. He played National League, both indoor and outdoor, for Stourport Hockey Club for seven seasons and was the Head Coach of Cheltenham Hockey Club in the West Conference of the National League for the past four years. Gwyn has recently been named as a coach to the Welsh U18 Boys' Squad and is part of the GB Hockey Advanced Coaches Pathway. He is a tutor in Southwood.

Tim Lang - Assistant Director of Hockey

Tim Joins the College after 10 years as Head of Hockey at Clifton College Preparatory School and a High-Performance Coach in the Upper School. As a player, Tim played national premier league hockey for Firebrands HC and Exeter Students, whilst playing for and captaining the England Students representative team. He played indoor Hockey for Reading HC and was Player Coach at Robinsons HC in the National Premier League. As a coach, Tim has worked in the England Hockey Player Pathway as a lead coach in the West of England Performance centre and has worked as a Regional Coordinator for the Independent Association of Preparatory Schools (IAPS).

Charli Roberts - Hockey Coach

Charli has played for Worcester Hockey Club in the National League and currently plays for Cheltenham Hockey Club Ladies' 1st XI.

Charli has coached hockey as part of her degree at the University of Gloucestershire, whilst studying Sports Coaching. She has been involved with the U13, U14 and U16 Gloucestershire County and Cheltenham Junior teams. She is the Resident tutor in Chandos.