All our team members are fully qualified, DBS-checked, highly experienced in working with children and have a passion for sport and fitness.

Luke Naughton

Founder of Hakinakina and all-round international sportsman, Luke has extensive experience playing and coaching a variety of sports at high levels in New Zealand, the Netherlands, Germany and the UK. Football: Over 20 years experience playing football with top teams … Read More

Daniel Thackeray

Daniel’s passion for coaching children’s sport started at the age of 16, when he started off volunteering. He loves being involved in and playing different sports and believes in creating a fun and enjoyable environment so everyone has a positive … Read More

Louis Grant–Anderson

Louis’ main sport is football, which he has played his entire life.  He played football for Kingston College’s 1st team and his Chelsea community team which gave him the opportunity to play at Stamford Bridge a couple of times.  He … Read More

Kate Smalley

Kate is a fully qualified teacher graded Outstanding with experience in secondary school leadership and management. She holds a First Class degree in Dance Performance and Teaching and teaches practical classes in secondary school full time. Kate has always had … Read More

Benjamin Williams

Ben is a fully trained Physical Education teacher and has experience working in primary and secondary schools teaching a vast range of sports. He is passionate about helping students from all backgrounds to reach their full potential, developing physical activity … Read More