MEET THE TEAM
All Stars Sports Coaches will help make a significant difference to your child’s summer sporting experience. They have been chosen for their strong personal character, responsibility and capacity to effectively communicate sports skills to children no matter what their age. Our staff will make the extra effort to ensure that your children have the best “on field” experience and will emphasize teamwork, sportsmanship and enjoyment throughout each session. Our coaches have been PECS checked and have undertaken relevant Child Protection Training. We also have Qualified First Aid Personnel on campus at all times Personnel on campus at all times.
Johnny Cupitt (Head Coach)
A current Physical Education Teacher at Campbell College Belfast. He is a former Ulster / Irish School’s and Under 21 Rugby Representative. He played AIL rugby for Ballymena, Instonians and currently with CIYMS 1st XV. Johnny is a qualified rugby Level 2 Assistant Coach. He also has coaching qualifications in cricket, football (IFA), athletics (IAAF), tennis and various other sports.
John Creighton (Assistant Head Coach)
John is a former Ulster / Irish School’s and Under 20 Rugby Representative. John is fully qualified in Gymnastics Level 1, Volleyball Level1 and Badminton Level 2 Coaching. He plays AIL rugby currently with Malone 1st XV. John is a qualified rugby Level 2 Assistant Coach.
Jason Harvey- Track & Field
Jason is currently a full time Professional Track & Field Athlete. Running in major championships from the age of 11 years old. He has represented Ireland at all age group levels, he holds Irish records in 4x400m relay, High Jump, Pole Vault and many more. He has represented Ireland in the 2012 & 2014 European Championships. He has also represented Northern Ireland at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow. He aspires to represent his country at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
Josh Pentland- Football Specialist
Josh is current Physical Education Teacher. He is fully qualified in IFA LEVEL 1 Football. He plays AIL rugby currently with Malone 1st XV.
Shane Kelly - Basketball Specialist
Josh is currently studying for his PGCE in Physical Education. He plays AIL rugby currently with Malone RFC.
Michael Hingston -Cricket Specialist
Michael is qualified in as an NCU Cricket Coach. He has also represented his country at age group provincial level.
Daryl is working currently in Campbell College Belfast specialising in Rugby and he is the camps General Movement and Strength and Conditioning Expert.
ALL STARS SPORTS ACADEMY - THE BEST ON FIELD EXPERIENCE
"My children absolutely love All Stars! The coaching expertise is superb across all of the sports and the fun environment created encourages the boys to develop and hone their sporting capabilities" - Mrs V Morrow
"CIYMS is the perfect location for this impressive summer sports camp. The wide range of sports on offer and the expertise shown throughout is unrivalled" - Mrs A Knox
"All Stars multi sports camp is a fun filled, action packed scheme that not only keeps my son's happy in the summer months, but it also gives them great confidence in trying new sports, which is hugely important for their development." - Mrs G Davis
"All Stars has given the children such confidence both on and off the sports field. Our summer holidays are now very much booked around the All Stars dates and the kids simply wouldn't miss it!" - Mr C Neale
"The All Stars Rugby Camp is as good as I have seen. The technicality and coaching is top class." - Mr R Houston