Coaches and Management

David Porter

KickStart Coach

David “Piggy” Porter was born in Lebanon (a long story, apparently) but raised Edinburgh, Scotland.  As a young ‘lad’, he played for the Edinburgh Club Selects and the Scottish Clubs Selects.  He eventually went on to play semi-professional football in Canada.  Dave obtained is Scottish B and his English B coaching licences, as well as the Canadian National Badge.  He is a founder of KickStart Football Club, alongside his good pal, Bob Moss, and has been intimately involved with the club for its entire existence.  He currently serves as Director of Coaching.

Kent Hall

KickStart Coach Kent Hall

Kent is well-known in the football circuit as a football player, coach, commentator and lobbyist. His football career extends nearly his entire life span, beginning at the early age of four until present.  Some of the highlights of his football career include playing for the Barbados National Team, a long relationship with Paradise Football Club as both a player and a coach and coach to the Top Bay Settlers in the Lime Pelican Football tournament.  Kent is committed, passionate and  principled player and coach.  Kent is KickStart’s Senior Coach – responsible for the Under 17s, the Stars and the High Performance Programme. Kent has his CONCACAF C license. 

Barry Bourne

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From the age of seven, Barry has been committed to football.  Primary school, junior league, senior league, Barry has played for a number of teams across the island.  He began coaching at Kickstart in 2005 and has since undertaken numerous local coaching courses including the BFA, Liverpool and Chelsea courses.  Barry is currently responsible for the Under 13s. Barry has a CONCACAF D coaching licence.

Tito Beckles

KickStart Tito Beckles

Tito began coaching at KickStart in 2012.  He has obtained his FA Level 1 coaching certification and a CONCAF D License. Tito coached the BICO Primary School Football champion, Wilkie Cumberbatch, to victory in 2014 and the UWI’s Women’s Team to a solid second place finish (a loss on goal differences – boo!). Tito coaches the U11s.

Trevor “Tom” Joseph

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Tom has had a long and impressive football career.  Starting with primary school;  then secondary school; followed by first division (the highest level of football in Barbados at the time) – where his team, Notre Dame reigned supreme; then over to South Wales  – who then also took the championship (… coincidence?); subsequently the Barbados national team for three years, then the Saint Lucia national team for ten years, fitting in Barbados and Saint Lucia semi-professional teams during the off seasons – the list goes on and on.  Tom first delved into coaching with the Spartans, a semi-professional team in Saint Lucia, then with the Saint Lucia Sports council, followed by Wales in Barbados and teams in the Lime Pelican tournament.  Tom has been with KickStart for eight years and is presently responsible for the Under 15s.  Tom has a CONCACAF C coaching license. 

Torrian Moseley

Torrian

Information to follow.

Kerry Trotman

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Kerry has played competitive football, at the local and national level for over ten (10) years. She has completed several coaching courses through the Brewster Trust, the BFA, FIFA and most the recently CONCACAF D License Football Coaching Course. Kerry has served as the assistant coach to the Senior Women’s National Team in two international friendly games, supported the U17 Jr. Girls National Team and served as assistant coach of the Genesis Women’s Football Club in 2014. Kerry is responsible for the KickStart Genesis senior girls football team.

Board Members

President – Stephen Jardine

Director of Coaching – David Porter

Treasurer – Christine Noel

Secretary – Michele Yearwood

Directors:

Luke Corbin

Allison Deane

Ryan Evelyn

George Nicholson

Representative for CIBC First Caribbean Members and Associate Tennis Members – Ricardo Charles

To learn more about KickStart’s Board Members see here.

 

 


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