MEET THE COACHES
Dom has been coaching since he was 19 yrs old and part of his coaching career has involved him coaching at both National League and Regional Level. He is currently training to be a Level 3 Qualified Basketball Coach.
Dom is also the Head of Basketball at the College of Richard Collyer and has been in those role for the last 5 years. During his tenure at Collyers he has coached the Academy to achieve ABL status.
Dom is also the Coaching Coordinator at Hawks.
Eddie is a Sports and Communities Officer for Mole Valley District Council and has moved to Horsham recently, joining the Hawks family. He is a level 2 coach with experience in player coaching senior men's teams as well as coaching junior clubs and his old school team.
India has played for Horsham Hawks since she was very young and went on to play for Worthing Thunder, Sussex, Sevenoaks Suns and Winchester University.
India is a Level 2 basketball Coach and currently leads the Girls Basketball development sessions alongside Coach Teagan. India also represents Hawks in our Women's team.
Ethan is a young coach who's been playing basketball since he was 7 years old, he has moved through the basketball age groups up to men's. Being a member of Horsham Hawks for most of his playing years.
Ethan is a level 2 qualified coach, and he's coached for multiple teams and groups across the South East. While focusing on improving skills as well as team work, enjoyment is a big part of his coaching philosophy.
Teagan started playing basketball with Horsham Hawks when she was 13 after her little brother tried it. She has played for Horsham Hawks U16 and Women's and has also played for National League Brighton Cougars U16's and their Women's team as well. She has represented Sussex on multiple occasions and has recently qualified as a coach and helps her mum run Horsham Hawks in her spare time.
DOGUKAN CAN (KAN)
Kan played for Fenerbahce U16s in Turkey before he moved to the UK with his family 5 years ago. He said he is looking forward to coaching players in sessions which are fun, engaging and wants to help players develop new skills. So far, Kan has been helping out in our Mini Ballers and our U12s sessions!
Russ is a level 1 and 2 qualified Coach. Russ has had playing experience all over the UK & Europe, with lots of coaching experience ranging from grass roots to international standard players. Wherever he travels to in the world, he always seem to migrate back to the game of basketball as it’s a true passion of his to deliver similar experiences he had to the next generation of hoopers.