Luke is the founder of Shooting Starz. He steers the company’s direction and applies the company ethos through all aspects of the business.
Luke is passionate about bringing the community together through sport. He strives to ensure his coaching team are positive role models and excellent mentors. Luke is a dedicated father of three daughters and son. Many of his ideas for new coaching sessions stem from catering to their desires!
Yusuf started coaching in 2007 with the Chelsea Football Club Foundation. In 2013, he co-founded Shooting Starz with Luke.
Yusuf’s enthusiasm for coaching stems from seeing children develop, not just as footballers but as good people. Yusuf was honoured to be an Olympic torch bearer at the 2012 games, due to his ‘commitment and dedication to helping others through sports’.
Yann started coaching in 2013 after a career in independent music. Yann is currently taking his UEFA B qualification. He is a qualified futsal coach and has youth modules qualification 1, 2 and 3.
Working with FC Starz for 4 years, Yann’s enthusiasm for coaching must be linked to Barcelona’s 2010-11 team (Xavi, Iniesta & Messi). He aspires to teach kids to play the beautiful game with flair, fun and positivity.
Charlotte is the manager of Starz Gymnastics club and the 5-a-side football and netball leagues. Alongside this she co-ordinates staff schedules, manages the day-to-day organisation within the office and looks after all party bookings.
Prior to Starz, Charlotte completed an undergraduate degree in Applied Sports Science and a masters in Athletic Development and Peak Performance at Southampton Solent University.
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