Director of Prep Sport: Ben Wicling

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Ben comes to us from Barnard Castle School where he is Head of PE and Games and Head of Section for Year 3 and Year 4. He has been in post for 6 years and prior to Barnard Castle he was a teacher at Aysgarth Prep School. He is married to Jackie and has two children Evie Mary and Ed Jerzy. Ben has a BA from Durham University and QTS from the University of Sunderland. He has a Level 1 Rugby Coaching Cert (RFU), Level 2 Cricket Coaching Cert (ECB) and an FA Coaching Certificate at Level 2. His cricket coaching pedigree is at a high level and at one stage in his coaching career he was the National Coach and Development Officer for Malawi and Lesotho and managed to take Malawi to the world Cup Qualifiers in South Africa. Ben is also a keen tennis player and golfer.