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FC Durham Academy Technical Staff

Technical Leaders

Position Name Certification 2019 Team(s) Email Phone
Girl's Academy Manager/Girl's Director of Coaching U15-U18 Rich Hirst NSCAA Premier/C License/NYL 2001G,2002G,2003G rhirst@fcdurhamacademy.com (289)200-5001
Boy's Academy Manager/Boy's Director of Coaching U13-U18 Tom Croft B Part I 2005B tcroft@fcdurhamacademy.com (416)303-3299
Girl's Director of Coaching U8-U14 Sylvia Forbes B Part II 2005G,2007GB,2007GW coachsylvia@fcdurhamacademy.com (905)621-2006
Boy's Director of Coaching U8-U12 Steve Simmonds B Part II 2003B,2009B coachsteve@fcdurhamacademy.com (647)982-8322

Sport Science Staff

Position Name Certification Email Phone
Head Fitness Director Richard Karikari USAW, CPT, USATF1 richard@completecentre.com 905-686-2249
Lead Fitness Director Deirion Sookram CSCS, NSCA, Physiotherapist
Diagnosing Health Care Provider Dr. Manjinder Singh Randhawa 904-430-2400
Head Health Care Provider Lori Karikari Physiotherapist lori@completecentre.com 905-686-2249
Lead Health Care Provider Laura Markovic Physiotherapist
Lead Health Care Provider Lindsay Brazill Physiotherapist
Head Athletic Therapist Emma Clayton Athletic Therapist
Athletic Therapist Elexis Lathan Athletic Therapist
Athletic Therapist Shawn Babarbison Athletic Therapist
Nutritionist Stephanie Kay
Mental Skills Coach Matthew Caldaroni

Goalkeeper Coaching Staff

Position Name Certification Email
Head GK Coach Eugene Alves NSCAA Premier, NSCAA GK 1-4 goalkeeper@fcdurhamacademy.com

Staff Coaches

Name Certification 2019 Team(s) Email
Dario Gasparotto B Part II 2001B coachdario@fcdurhamacademy.com
Drew Allan B Part I 2006G coachdrew@fcdurhamacademy.com
Reggie Sowa B Part I 2006B coachreggie@fcdurhamacademy.com
Anthony Whitney B Part I 2001G,2002G coachanthony@fcdurhamacademy.com
Howard Jaundoo C License/USSF D 2002B,2007B coachhowardj@fcdurhamacademy.com
Howard Tulloch B Part I/OSA GK 2011 coachhowardt@fcdurhamacademy.com
Dominic Willock NSCAA Advanced National 2004B,2008B coachdominic@fcdurhamacademy.com
Dale Cook C License 2004B coachdale@fcdurhamacademy.com
Faziela Haffejee C License 2007GB,2007GW coachfaziela@fcdurhamacademy.com
Rob Stel L2T 2010 coachrob@fcdurhamacademy.com
Allan Chiu 2011 coachallan@fcdurhamacademy.com

Rich Hirst - Girl's Academy Manager/Girl's Director of Coaching U15-U18


Steve Simmonds - Boy's Director of Coaching U8-U12


Eugene Alves - Head Goalkeeper Coach


Dario Gasparotto - Staff Coach


Anthony Whitney - Staff Coach


Tom Croft - Boy's Academy Manager/Boy's Director of Coaching U13-U18


Allan Chiu - Technical Coach/Staff Coach


Drew Allan - Staff Coach


Howard Tulloch - Staff Coach

Faziela Haffejee - Staff Coach

Faziela Haffejee - Staff Coach

Sylvia Forbes - Assistant Girl's Director of Coaching

Sylvia Forbes - Girl's Director of Coaching U8-U14


Dominic Willock - Staff Coach


Reggie Sowa - Staff Coach


Howard Jaundoo - Staff Coach