Head of Prep PE and Games: Ben Wicling

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Ben arrived at MCM from Barnard Castle School where he was Head of PE and Games and Head of Section for Year 3 and Year 4. He was 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 2 Coaching Certificate in world rugby (RFU), cricket (ECB) and football (FA). Ben has been instrumental at developing Cricket at the College as now leads both the College cricket programme as well as offering specialised coaching and camps for the pupils in both Malaysia and Singapore. 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.