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George Flatman
Lead Coach
George has been coaching since the age of 14.

He has a degree in sports coaching science as well as a level 2 in rugby and cricket. George was St. Mary’s Men’s Rugby Union President- April 2015-2017, increasing the number of qualified coaches from 11 to 56. George has also worked in conjunction with the RFU & IPF on a variety of projects & acts as a coaching educator at the Bank of England Sports Club within their mini section.

More recently he was a player coach at Thamesians RFC in Twickenham, where he also ran sessions for both the men’s teams and the newly formed women’s team.

 
Dave Charlton
Backs Coach
Dave Charlton started his playing career along with his brother Sean at Maidstone, playing in the national leagues before heading off to further education. Upon his return, Dave became the 1st XV Captain at the age of 23 and helped the club eventually regain its status after a decline in form during his absence.
A very popular man around the club, Dave continues to turn out for the Evergreen side when he can. Dave also assisted the Mustangs clinch the league title in the 2017/18 season. He also holds Level 2 coaching level badges in Football & Cricket.
 
Richard Weston
Head of Playing
Richard rejoins the coaching and support staff after a couple of seasons respite. The bulk of his playing career was confined to school or within HM Forces. He then moved into coaching, producing an extremely successful youth age group within the club before moving on to coach the clubs Mustangs XV for two seasons. in addition he also captained the clubs Veterans XV, On the basis that you can't keep a good man down, he is looking forward to supporting the 1st XV and being involved in the matchday set up again.
 
Emily Tamsett
Sports Therapist
Emily is a newly qualified graduate Sports Therapist from the University of Kent. Emily has been with the club for 2 years as a student under the supervision of Gemma and was promoted to take over the role jointly with her close friend Caroline. Emily also runs the Tuesday night clinic sessions at the club.
Emily was previously a GB Gymnast with many international titles to her name. Emily holds a full First Aid at Work and Pitch side qualification.
Both Emily and Caroline work together for their private business C&E Sports Therapy and Rehabilitation.
 
Mick Walker
Academy Coach
Mick coached an undefeated Army U21's for 3 years. His highlight was the Combined services U21 game at Twickenham V England Students & internationally against New Zealand.
He was engaged with Wasps when they first came to Kent with their Academy & also coached North Walsham in the National League.
Mick has had a number of notable invites from WRU, including the National Team run outs.
Brecon rugby club also invited Mick to the Australia Master classes hosted by the WRU.
He was also previously appointed by the British Army as the backs coach for the Cyprus Army side.

At MFC, Mick has played and coached with the Veterans side, as well as coaching the Mustangs to the league title in 2018.
 
 
Supporters Man of the Match

This weeks supporters MoTM award goes to Will Lane. The Biddendens sparkling cider was presented by Head of Playing Richard Weston. 

2019-20 London Division 2 (SE) 
Top 6

  Team Pl Pts
1 Haywards Heath 10 43
2 Hove 10 38
3 Old Colfeians 10 37
4 Crowborough 10 33
5 Deal & Betteshanger 10 30
6 Charlton Park 10 29

last updated 08/12/19

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