Adam Copple

Adam is the Director of Coach Education, where he has been developing the Coaching Progression Continuum and the new Level 1, 2 and 3 coaching courses in partnership with USA Football and Human Kinetics.


Adam began his football journey back in 1985 with the Ipswich Cardinals, having breaks through injury and family until injuries to neck and knees finally forcing retirement from playing.

He is currently coaching at UEA Pirates, whilst spending two successful years at Bury Saints winning the National Division 1 Championship in 2016. Adam has now retired from ten years teaching Sports Coaching an& Exercise and Sports Psychology at Easton and Otley FE College.


A keen salsa dancer, Adam also spends time on his allotment growing fruit and vegetables for his family and friends.