Dean was England’s leading decathlete for a decade. His first major triumph was a silver medal in the 1999 World Championships, which helped him win the BBC Young Sports Personality of the Year Award. The following year, he was fourth in the Sydney Olympics, and followed that with a World Championships Bronze Medal in 2001. He was again fourth in the Athens Olympics, before winning the Gold medal in the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne. He has a personal best of 8,603 points.
We have worked with some great coaches in past seasons!
Since retiring in 2012, Kelly now mentors young athletes on the AASE programme, is a Team Manager at Birchfield Harriers and is an Athletics coach to two National Champions. Kelly also is a member of the IAAF woman's committee and sits on British Athletics Anti-Doping policy support team.
Craig established himself as one of Great Britain’s top sprinters and won medals at World Youth Championships, European Championships, World Championships, and he now continues his career in sprint and speed coaching.