Nick Gordon: Director of Coaching

The Director of coaching is Nick Gordon, who is originally from England. Nick has coached in England and all over the United States. Nick played in England at a multitude of levels, professional clubs include, Oxford United, Watford and Northampton Town. Nick moved to Austin in 2008 where he now lives with his wife Lily and two Children Caeden and Piper.

Qualifications:

FA level 1
FA level 2
FA level 1 Goalkeeping

English Schools Football Association key stage 1
English Schools Football Association key stage 2
English Schools Football Association key stage 3
English Schools Football Association key stage 4

NSCAA National Diploma
NSCAA National Youth license

USSF National E License
USSF National D License
(Currently Working on Obtaining the C license)

Coaching Experience:

Lake Travis Elite- Director of Coaching; June 2016- present
NB Ajax soccer club- Staff Coach; 2008-2016
Regents School of Austin (TAPPS) Girls Varsity Coach; 2015-2017
Challenger sports- CCT Coach; 2006-2008
MLS- Summer Camps Coach; 2005-2006
UK International Summer Camps Coach; 2004-2005

Soccer Achievements:

  • England schools Football National Championship
  • WDDOA League Championships.
  • Directors Cup State Championships
  • Presidents Cup State Championships
  • Final Four 5A TAPPS Girls Soccer Championship
  • Back to Back District Titles, 5A TAPPS Girls Soccer Championship (2016,2017)

Playing Career:

Oxford United FC youth team
Watford FC youth team
Northampton Town FC 2 years YTS
Banbury United FC Semi Professional
University of Worcester 1st team
England Schoolboys Representative
BUSA British University Representative

Education:

Bachelor’s degree in Sports Science
University of Worcester, England

Post Graduate Master’s degree in Teaching Physical Education
University of Worcester, England