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Dr Mark Partington

Senior Lecturer in Sports Coaching

Sport & Physical Activity

Department: Sport & Physical Activity

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Mark coordinates and teaches several modules that integrate pedagogy, sociological thinking, and practical knowledge in sports coaching. His research interests are coaching practice, coach learning, and the influences on coaches’ practice and learning. Mark has been a professional coach in participation, development, and performance sports domains. He currently coaches in a professional English youth football academy and supports coach development in many different contexts.