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£50raised of £350 target by 5 supporters

    Weʼve raised £50 to Help a Grassroots Football Coach qualify for level 2

    Tuxford, Newark, UK
    Funded on Thursday, 28th February 2019

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    Ever since I can remember I have loved and played football. Around 2014 I helped out my friend who was coaching our local teams under 8's and then into under 9's Assisting with coaching and game days as well as all the other bits and bobs associated with grassroots football. With a day job that had very heavy hours this became increasingly hard to carry on with and unfortunately I had to stop. In 2018 and with a new part time job in hand I had plenty more time to focus back on the coaching I love. I took my FA level 1 in coaching which I enjoyed very much and gave me a real desire to progress my learning.

    I currently coach at Walesby Juniors, coaching the U7's and the pleasure it gives me to bring the game I have always loved to these kids that are every bit as passionate as I was is hard to put into words. Win lose or draw to see them listening and learning and playing with such joy is the best feeling in the world. This brings me on to why am I asking for your donation?

    I would really like to take my FA level 2 badge . The level 2 progresses you as a coach to make sure you are doing all you can and teaches you how to develop a player. Despite all my football experience I learnt so much on my level 1 and since that you realise coaching is so different to playing, you are never going to be in a position where you know everything, even as a coach you are constantly learning, but I want to be the best I can be. Once qualified I would love to take this out to the schools and after school clubs and bring the game to kids who might not have clubs, there could be some real unknown talent lurking around the corner.

    This is a big chunk of money for a grassroots team to put forward for me and I am so so passionate about what I do, anything you can give will be such a big help.

    Any extra funds raised to the amount stated will be put into new equipment.

    Thank you x




    • Richard Morris5 months ago
      Richard Morris

      Richard Morris

      5 months ago

      Thank you all so much I have hit whats needed and my course starts in April and ends in October. It means a lot that you have all helped Rich

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    • Richard Morris6 months ago
      Richard Morris

      Richard Morris

      6 months ago

      Now only £120 Needed as money has been put towards it away from"Just giving" Thank you all Rich

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    • Richard Morris10 months ago
      Richard Morris

      Richard Morris

      10 months ago

      Good Morning No Full courses available in Sheffield as yet so hard to confirm price. I am still looking to achieve my total and if we do hit that and we can get the course cheaper then as stated anything additional will be spent on extra equipment for the kids. Thank you so so much Rich

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    • Catherine Harrison

      Catherine Harrison

      Aug 6, 2018

      From one coach to another! Really valuable thing to be doing. Volunteers in sport are so important. Call me at the surgery this week and we’ll put up some fundraising posters for you! Good luck!


    • Daniel Quanbrough

      Daniel Quanbrough

      May 30, 2018


    • Becky Loveday

      Becky Loveday

      May 29, 2018

      Your a brilliant coach already rich, but me and Rylan hope you reach your amount so you can go on the course and be even better :)


    • Alison Ayliffe-Jessup

      Alison Ayliffe-Jessup

      May 28, 2018

      Oh go on then

    • Richard Norton

      Richard Norton

      May 20, 2018

      Starting you off... Good luck Bro.. proud of you x


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    Richard Morris

    Richard Morris

    Tuxford, Newark, UK

    My name is Richard Morris and I am 39+1 years old :) I absolutely love what I do and I just want to be the best I can be.

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