Andrew Rushton – National Coach

Most successful players coached: Tom Jarvis, Matthew Leete, Adam Harrison (East Midlands Youth Squad), Zahna Hall (National champion), Amirul Hussein (England team), Will Bayley, Ross Wilson, Aaron McKibbin, Billy Shilton

Career highlights: Coaching Will Bayley to win German Open in June 2017, winning the first National title with a player (Amirul Hussein), coaching the England Youth squads in international competition

Advice for aspiring TT players: Create your set of values and live by them; do what you can to be the best that you can be

Andrew Rushton headshot photo 2019 300x300

Place of birth: Salford

Home town: Salford

Lives: Stockport

Playing career:
3 x Commonwealth medallist
3x U21 national champion
2 x British singles champion
League champion in Switzerland, Germany and France
Represented England at Cadet, Junior and Senior level at World and European Championships

Started coaching: 2008

Joined the GB Para team: April 2017