ESM Youth HC is delighted to announce the appointment of David Guy as Youth Development Officer and U16 Girls Head Coach.
David will be responsible for the planning of youth coaching across the Club and will work closely with the age group lead coaches to plan the season and ensure coach education is up to date. He will also be working with Richard Wright, Director of Hockey, on our new youth community outreach programme.
David is a very experienced player and coach, perfect for this important role in the Youth Club. As a youngster, he played for East at every age group. At 13 he first represented Scotland in the U16 European Championships – he went on to play at U18 and U21 too. David coached the East U15 Boys to three consecutive titles and the U16s to two titles. He also coached U18 Boys and assisted the U18 Girls to three indoor titles. He has coached teams at various schools and clubs and last season coached Strength and Conditioning at Mary Erskine School. David is a fitness coach with his own business, The Fit Guy, specialising in fitness and lifestyle coaching for young athletes. He also runs hockey/fitness camps for senior school players. David also plays for the club.