We are over the moon to announce that Tallisa Haynes has joined Knights as our K1 head coach!
For those of you who do not know Tallisa she has a wealth of experience including but not limited to the following.
Previous Coaching Experience:
Surrey Storm NSL Assistant Coach – 2014-15 NSL Champions
Surrey Storm U19s Head Coach – 2016-17 National Champions
Brunel University London Head Coach
Current Pro Coach at St George’s College
Current member of the Leyton Netball Club coaching team
Previous Playing Experience:
Player for Loughborough Lightning Netball Superleague
Player for Saracens Mavericks
Player for Surrey Storm Netball
2 tours with England Nets – Captain of the 2016 gold medal winning ladies open team, player of the tournament.
This is an huge day for Knights, Tallisa will be our first non player coach and is already offering us vital structural principles that will progress our understanding of the game no end. We had a fantastic opening session on Monday night where the guys were really put through their paces for two hours of lung busting drills and game recreation examples, we all learned so much.
Time to take our game to the next level, sky’s the limit!