Meet the team

If you've got any questions about the club or would just like to find out more please get in touch with one of the team members. If we don't know the answer we'll try and find someone who does!

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Thameswey Committee Members, Coaches & Young Leaders

 
FOUNDING MEMBER
 
  
 

Honorary President & Coach
Doug Manning

Kayaking, canoeing, teaching rolling
 


 


 
COMMITTEE MEMBERS
  
 
 
Chairman & Coach
Dave Mellor
Thamesweychairman@gmail.com



 Treasurer & Coach
Steve Telling
Thamesweytreasurer@gmail.com


Secretary

Heidi Medland
Thamesweysecretary@gmail.com

Kayaking mainly
Canoeing occasionally
Social side of the club a lot!
 

 General Committee Member Coach
Founding Member
Valdi Grutzmacher
 
 
Training Officer and Coach
Dave Gillingham
 

Membership Secretary
Steve Bunn


Trips Officer & Coach
 

Equipment Officer
Steve Cook 
(otherwise known as monochrome man)
Canoeing & riffing.
 

'Oy, look at that!' Officer
Alex Lyons

 
 

Challenge Coordinator
Yvonne Rees
Canoeing, and a bit of kayaking but only in warm weather…
 


Coach Sea Kayaking

Dave Gorman

 

General Committee Member
Equipment Team
& Webmaster
Mo Needham
180 degree rolling manoeuvres 
(sometimes in a kayak!)
 



General Committee Member
Jenny Rudd


Course Bookings

Carrie Jones
 

 


 
 
 
COACHES and LEADERS
 
 
 

Coach
Paul Gibson
 


Coach
Matt 

Freestyle Pro


 
Coach
Nick Cartwright

 
 
 Coach
Tom Mellor
 
 

Coach
Sian Smith
 

Young Leader
Zoe
 
 
Coach
Joshua Telling
 

Coach
Sam Booth
 
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Thameswey Young Leader
James
 
 
 
Coach
Pete Climer
 

Coach
Nick Steele
 

Coach
Andrew Sansum
Open canoe touring and coastal exploration, surf and white water.
 

Coach
Nick Cresswell
Open stand up white water kayak race touring



     Thameswey Young Leader
Ben
 

Web monkey

Craig Brooks
Thamesweypublicity@gmail.com
 

Coach
David Edwards

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Coach

 Jon Hayward-Brown
 

Coach
Phil Jones