Guildford Rugby Football Club
Guildford Rugby Football Club

Board Members and Key Roles

Broadwater Sports Ltd

Bric Tyson
  • President
    Joe Kelly
    • Chairman
      Chris Alder
      • Director of Rugby
        Jason McEachran
        • Operations Director
          Chris Glass
          • Colts Head Coach, Youth Co-chair
          • 07771 980 929
            Karen Seymour
            • Honorary Secretary, Youth Co-Chair, U15 Admin
              Nick Taft
              • Treasurer
                Ollie Bancroft
                • Senior Playing Fixture Secretary
                  Francoise Rankin
                  • Senior Player Registrar
                    Sarah Sanderson
                    • Club Captain
                      Peter Thornhill
                      • International Tickets Coordinator
                        Liz Lowndes
                        • Club Bookeeper
                          Chris Beer
                          • Club Captain
                            Darren O’Reilly
                            • Commercial / Sponsorship Director
                              Brett Davison
                              • Club Physio and First Aid Officer
                                Peter Rankin
                                • Membership Secretary
                                  Brenda Roper
                                  • Safeguarding Officer
                                  • 07766 167160

                                    Guildford Seniors

                                    1st XV

                                    Ollie Bancroft
                                    • Senior Playing Fixture Secretary
                                    • Fixtures (1st XV)
                                    Francoise Rankin
                                    • Senior Player Registrar
                                    • Admin (1st XV)
                                    Tom Williams
                                    • Head Coach (1st XV)
                                    Simon Coles
                                    • Coach (1st XV)
                                    Topper Warrington
                                    • Senior Team Manager
                                    • Admin (1st XV)
                                    Brenda Roper
                                    • Safeguarding Officer
                                    • 07766 167160
                                    • Safeguarding (1st XV)

                                    2nd XV

                                    Ollie Bancroft
                                    • Senior Playing Fixture Secretary
                                    • Fixtures (2nd XV)
                                    Francoise Rankin
                                    • Senior Player Registrar
                                    • Admin (2nd XV)
                                    Gerry Hill
                                    • Admin (2nd XV)
                                    • Coach (2nd XV)
                                    Tom Williams
                                    • Head Coach (2nd XV)
                                    Simon Coles
                                    • Coach (2nd XV)
                                    Brenda Roper
                                    • Safeguarding Officer
                                    • 07766 167160
                                    • Safeguarding (2nd XV)

                                    3rd XV

                                    Ollie Bancroft
                                    • Senior Playing Fixture Secretary
                                    • Fixtures (3rd XV)
                                    Francoise Rankin
                                    • Senior Player Registrar
                                    • Admin (3rd XV)
                                    Matthew Trott
                                    • Club Coaching Coordinator 
                                    • Head Coach (3rd XV)
                                    Brenda Roper
                                    • Safeguarding Officer
                                    • 07766 167160
                                    • Safeguarding (3rd XV)

                                    Touch Rugby

                                    U21

                                    Brenda Roper
                                    • Safeguarding Officer
                                    • 07766 167160

                                      Vets

                                      Ollie Bancroft
                                      • Senior Playing Fixture Secretary
                                      • Fixtures (Vets)
                                      Mike Kelleway
                                      • Team manager
                                      • Admin (Vets)
                                      Brenda Roper
                                      • Safeguarding Officer
                                      • 07766 167160
                                      • Safeguarding (Vets)

                                      Guildford Ladies

                                      Guildford Youth

                                      Colts

                                      Chris Glass
                                      • Colts Head Coach, Youth Co-chair
                                      • 07771 980 929
                                        Richard Blandford
                                        • Fixtures (Colts)
                                        Brenda Roper
                                        • Safeguarding Officer
                                        • 07766 167160
                                        • Safeguarding (Colts)
                                        Brett Taylor
                                        • 07523 335640
                                        • Head Coach (Colts)

                                        U12

                                        Clive Larke
                                        • 07771 544963
                                        • Head Coach (U12)
                                        Brenda Roper
                                        • Safeguarding Officer
                                        • 07766 167160
                                        • Safeguarding (U12)

                                        U13 Boys

                                        Giles Bedloe
                                        • Joint Head Coach
                                        • Head Coach (U13 Boys)
                                        Steve Taylor
                                        • Joint head coach
                                        • 07852 519632
                                        • Head Coach (U13 Boys)
                                        Brenda Roper
                                        • Safeguarding Officer
                                        • 07766 167160
                                        • Safeguarding (U13 Boys)
                                        Anna Powell
                                        • Admin (U13 Boys)
                                        • Fixtures (U13 Boys)

                                        U13 Girls

                                        Chris Glass
                                        • Colts Head Coach, Youth Co-chair
                                        • 07771 980 929
                                        • Coach (U13 Girls)
                                        Susan Payne
                                        • Chairman, Girls Rugby
                                          Brenda Roper
                                          • Safeguarding Officer
                                          • 07766 167160
                                          • Safeguarding (U13 Girls)
                                          Lucy Packer
                                          • Girls Head Coach
                                          • Head Coach (U13 Girls)
                                          Laura Wiltshire
                                          • Girls Admin/Membership
                                          • Admin (U13 Girls)

                                          U14

                                          Lynn Barnes
                                          • 07855 482362
                                          • Safeguarding (U14)
                                          Liz Currie
                                          • 07810 860493
                                          • Fixtures (U14)
                                          Brenda Roper
                                          • Safeguarding Officer
                                          • 07766 167160
                                          • Safeguarding (U14)
                                          Fraser Currie
                                          • U14s Jt Head Coach
                                          • Head Coach (U14)
                                          David Kemp
                                          • U14s Jt Head Coach
                                          • Head Coach (U14)

                                          U15

                                          Stuart James
                                          • School / College / University Liaison
                                          • 07890 548287
                                          • Admin (U15)
                                          • Fixtures (U15)
                                          • Head Coach (U15)
                                          Brenda Roper
                                          • Safeguarding Officer
                                          • 07766 167160
                                          • Safeguarding (U15)

                                          U15 Girls

                                          Chris Glass
                                          • Colts Head Coach, Youth Co-chair
                                          • 07771 980 929
                                            Susan Payne
                                            • Chairman, Girls Rugby
                                              Brenda Roper
                                              • Safeguarding Officer
                                              • 07766 167160
                                                Lucy Packer
                                                • Girls Head Coach
                                                  Laura Wiltshire
                                                  • Girls Admin/Membership

                                                    U16

                                                    Karen Seymour
                                                    • Honorary Secretary, Youth Co-Chair, U15 Admin
                                                    • Admin (U16)
                                                    • Fixtures (U16)
                                                    • Safeguarding (U16)
                                                    Brenda Roper
                                                    • Safeguarding Officer
                                                    • 07766 167160
                                                    • Safeguarding (U16)
                                                    Tom Ellis-Jones
                                                    • U16s Head Coach
                                                    • Head Coach (U16)
                                                    Chris Rowe
                                                    • U16s Deputy Head Coach
                                                    • Coach (U16)

                                                    U17

                                                    Kelly Waddell
                                                    • 07590 325 536
                                                    • Admin (U17)
                                                    Nina Wilson
                                                    • 07989 176 457
                                                    • Safeguarding (U17)
                                                    Simon Brook
                                                    • U15 Fixtures
                                                    • 07969 778365
                                                    • Fixtures (U17)
                                                    Brenda Roper
                                                    • Safeguarding Officer
                                                    • 07766 167160
                                                    • Safeguarding (U17)

                                                    U18

                                                    Tom Craven
                                                    • Admin (U18)
                                                    Mike Starmer Smith
                                                    • U18 Head Coach
                                                    • Admin (U18)
                                                    • Fixtures (U18)
                                                    • Head Coach (U18)
                                                    Brenda Roper
                                                    • Safeguarding Officer
                                                    • 07766 167160
                                                    • Safeguarding (U18)

                                                    Youth Key Roles

                                                    Guildford Youth Girls

                                                    Guildford Minis

                                                    Micros

                                                    James Saunders
                                                    • Head Coach
                                                    • 07713099724
                                                    • Head Coach (Micros)
                                                    Brenda Roper
                                                    • Safeguarding Officer
                                                    • 07766 167160
                                                    • Safeguarding (Micros)

                                                    Mini Key Roles

                                                    Nino Sheikh-Thompkins
                                                    • Mini's Membership
                                                    • 07944 396447
                                                      Dan Torjussen-Proctor
                                                      • Mini’s Chair
                                                      • 07957 417945
                                                        Rob Newnes-Smith
                                                        • Mini’s Vice Chair
                                                        • 07775 110132
                                                          Richard Ayres
                                                          • Mini’s Treasurer
                                                          • 07769 705607

                                                            U10

                                                            Adam Morris
                                                            • Head Coach
                                                            • Head Coach (U10)
                                                            Brenda Roper
                                                            • Safeguarding Officer
                                                            • 07766 167160
                                                            • Safeguarding (U10)

                                                            U11

                                                            Rob Newnes-Smith
                                                            • Mini’s Vice Chair
                                                            • 07775 110132
                                                            • Head Coach (U11)
                                                            Brenda Roper
                                                            • Safeguarding Officer
                                                            • 07766 167160
                                                            • Safeguarding (U11)

                                                            U6

                                                            Brenda Roper
                                                            • Safeguarding Officer
                                                            • 07766 167160
                                                            • Safeguarding (U6)
                                                            Emma Jackson
                                                            • Head Coach
                                                            • Head Coach (U6)

                                                            U7

                                                            Katy Parker
                                                            • Head Coach
                                                            • 07748 805870
                                                            • Head Coach (U7)
                                                            Brenda Roper
                                                            • Safeguarding Officer
                                                            • 07766 167160
                                                            • Safeguarding (U7)

                                                            U8

                                                            Simon Foulkes
                                                            • Head Coach
                                                            • 07711 845165
                                                            • Head Coach (U8)
                                                            Brenda Roper
                                                            • Safeguarding Officer
                                                            • 07766 167160
                                                            • Safeguarding (U8)

                                                            U9

                                                            Chris Hill
                                                            • 07826 903616
                                                            • Head Coach (U9)
                                                            Nick Taft
                                                            • Treasurer
                                                            • Head Coach (U9)
                                                            Brenda Roper
                                                            • Safeguarding Officer
                                                            • 07766 167160
                                                            • Safeguarding (U9)

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