Meet Our Team

We are an extremely talented team with a passion for what we do

Ciaran Deely

Sport Scientist / S&C Coach

Qualifications

  • MSc Strength & Conditioning
  • MA International Relations
  • BSc Sport & Exercise Science
  • NSCA Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist
  • Diploma in Training & Education
  • REPS Diploma in Personal Training
  • Tutor GAA Coaching Foundation / Award 1 / Award 2
  • GAA Coach Foundation / Award 1 / Award 2
  • FA Football Level 2

Profile

Ciaran is Manager of London Gaelic football team, previsouly Head Coach and a player for Wexford GAA. Prior to his current position, Ciaran was Fitness Coach to Kerala Blasters FC first team in the Indian Super League, Sport Scientist in QPR FC Academy, Development Officer for Dublin GAA, and founded & set up Deely Sport Science in 2007 at the age of 24.

Areas of Expertise

Gaelic Football Coaching Sport Science Monitoring Strength & Conditioning Training Outdoor Activities Training

Interests & Hobbies

Hiking, travelling, trail running, MTB, rock-climbing, football, Russian novels, cultural exchange, beating Ross & Bilaal at Golf!


Ross Bennett

Sport Scientist / S&C Coach

Qualifications

  • MSc Human Performance (Sports Science)
  • BSc Strength and Conditioning Science
  • NSCA Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist
  • UKSCA Accredited Strength and Conditioning Coach
  • BASES accredited Applied Sports Scientist
  • Csci Chartered Scientist
  • FMS Certified
  • Working Towards UEFA B
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Profile

Currently lead U21 S&C coach / sports scientist for QPR F.C, as well as lead sports scientist for the Senior London GAA Team. Prior to that, Ross worked a short spell in Qatar as S&C coach for the national U16 football team, 5 years at Chelsea F.C Academy as a athletic / movement development coach & has also worked with many different sports teams and athletes as an S&C coach.

Areas of Expertise

Strength & Conditioning Training Aerobic Conditioning Rehabilitation Agility Development

Interests & Hobbies

Luxurious holidays, eating out, films, Hip-hop, lifting bigger weights than the Gaffer (Ciaran) & trying to improve my aerobic fitness!


Justin Hill

Physiotherapist

Qualifications

  • BSc Physiotherapy
  • HCPC
  • MCSP
  • ACPSEM
  • Pilates
  • Functional strength and conditioning
  • Bio-mechanics of running and running re training
  • Acupuncture
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Profile

A qualified Chartered Physio, Justin has extensive experience treating musculoskeletal disorders at Guy’s & St Thomas’ NHS Trust. He is registered with the HCPCHealth and Care Professions Council (PH 100982), CSPThe Chartered Society of Physiotherapy & ACPSEMAssociation of Chartered Physiotherapists in Sports and Exercise Medicine. He has worked with major football teams (recently QPR FC), world class rock climbers & recreational / pro runners. Working in the NHS has provided him the perfect blend of treating both acute and chronic injuries.

Areas of Expertise

Sports Injuries Rehabilitation Manual Therapy Strength & Conditioning Training
 

Interests & Hobbies

Travelling, cycling, football, beating Ciaran, Ross & Bilaal at Golf!
 


Chris Traynor

Sport Psychologist / Performance Analyst

Qualifications

  • MSc Performance Psychology
  • NFQ Level 8 Video & Performance Analysis
  • BA Psychology
  • ISPAS Accredited
  • ISSA Certificate Personal Training
  • IRFU Stage 3 Accredited Coach
  • GAA Coach Foundation/Award 1

Profile

Presently Chief Scout / Opposition Analyst with London GAA. He has worked with clients from many sporting backgrounds – Hurlers, Footballers, pro jockeys, rally drivers, body builders, rugby & soccer players. Not withstanding sport he has worked with clients from business to the performing arts. Chris has coached at senior level & worked as Chief Operating Officer at Irish Squash He is a CPT & founder of PerformTraynor consultancy.

Areas of Expertise

Performance Analysis Scouting Sport Psychology Rugby Coaching Gaelic Football Coaching Hurling Coaching
 

Interests & Hobbies

All sports, crafts, foraging, playing squash, weightlifting & cooking.
 


Shay Glasel

S&C Coach / Rehabilitation Specialist

Qualifications

  • MSc Strength & Conditioning
  • Bsc Sport Science & Physical Education
  • Wingate College Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist
  • REPS Diploma in Personal Training
  • Youth Weight Training
  • Soccer Coach

Profile

Shay is currently the head of S&C in the youth department of Hapoel Kfar-Sava F.C in Israel. He started as youth football coach and after completing his Bsc (2011) in Sport science & Physical education he became S&C coach of the U20 at Hapoel Tel-Aviv F.C. In 2014 he completed his Msc Strength & Conditioning in Middlesex University in London. During that time he was working as S&C coach of KKG Gaelic football club.

Areas of Expertise

Anatomy & Kinesiology Posture Assessment & Treatment Athletic Development Strength & Weightlifting Training Soccer Conditioning

Interests & Hobbies

Hunting elderly rockers (Knopfler, Clapton etc etc) around the world, travel, culture & watching forgotten movies 90’s backwards


Bilaal Syed

Sport Scientist / S&C Coach

Qualifications

  • MSc Sports & Exercise Science (Physiology)
  • BSc Sport & Exercise Science (Strength & Conditioning)
  • Diploma in Training & Education
  • REPS Diploma in Personal Training
  • FA Football Level 2
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Profile

Bilaal Syed a former cricketer for Essex district is now perusing a career within sport science physiology. Currently completing his Masters at Middlesex University and has worked with elite athletes within a sports scientist / research assistant conducting physiological testing on academy and first team footballers. Bilaal has recently been working closely with Athlete lab and their professional cyclists.

Areas of Expertise

Exercise Physiology Sport Science Monitoring Strength & Conditioning Training
 

Interests & Hobbies

Travelling, football, super cars, cultural exchange and food.
 


Bartak

Performance Analyst

Qualifications

  • MSc Football Coaching
  • UEFA B Licence
  • Swimming Instructor
  • Intermediate Photography

Profile

Bartek is currently Academy Performance Analyst with QPR FC. He started his football career in Poznań university. He worked as a volunteer coach in Lech Poznań youth academy for 3 years as an assistant coach & was responsible for different age groups. In 2012 he became local Scout for QPR FC & Academy Performance Analyst in 2014. He also works for the Polish Football Federation as scout and analyst.

Areas of Expertise

Performance Analysis Scouting Sport Psychology Soccer Coaching

Interests & Hobbies

Photography, travel, AC Milan, snowboarding, bungee jumping, reading, foreign languages, human resource management, sport psychology / body language & movies


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