Entries by Paul

COMMUNITY COACH OF THE YEAR FINALIST – ANGELINE TSHIYANE

“All of us want to feel significant like we’re somebody. If I can make someone feel like that, that’s the biggest achievement.” Meet Angeline. Or Angie, as she is better known – a 52-year-old miracle worker from Bettws in Newport. And while she is likely to brush off the lofty title, she is certainly nothing […]

COACH TO DISABLED PEOPLE FINALIST – GWILYM LEWIS

Gwilym Lewis is coach of Llanelli Warriors RFC. But this isn’t just any ordinary rugby club. Tucked away in Burry Port you’ll discover a rugby club of mixed abilities that’s inspiring and serving as a blueprint for similar set ups across Europe. What’s different about this team is that it actively looks to involve players […]

COMMUNITY COACH OF THE YEAR FINALIST – SAMANTHA O’CALLAGHAN

When the coach at her daughters’ netball club was forced to step down, Samantha and another parent decided to lend a hand on a temporary basis. That was eight years ago. Now, with a number of coaching courses under her belt – she is still at the helm. And the club is certainly going places. […]