New Director of Sport to Join Oundle

Oundle is delighted to announce that Nicholas Beasant will be joining the School as Director of Sport in September. Nick has been Director of Sport at Charterhouse for the last five years, where he is responsible for providing the strategic leadership and management of sport and associated activities. 

Previously he held a number of senior positions in the leadership of sport at the University of Exeter, including management of the university’s High Performance Programme. During his time at Exeter, Nick coached the University Men's Hockey 1st team in the England Men's Hockey League and in the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Championships. He was for nine years a Team Manager for England and Great Britain Hockey, and was manager to the England Men's Senior Indoor Hockey squad at both the European Championships and World Cup.

A Level 2 qualified hockey and cricket coach, Nick enjoys all sport, especially following Exeter Chiefs RFC.

Danny Grewcock leaves Oundle at the end of the academic year, returning to the South West as High Performance Rugby Director at Clifton College in a joint venture with the Bristol Bears.