Michael is one of the UK’s leading Sport Psychologists and has worked in professional sport for over 25 years. He is a registered performance psychologist with the Health and Care Professionals Council and he retrained in psychology after a career in sport and sports administration.
Michael is a regular speaker at sport and business conferences and he currently supports a number of teams, organisations, coaches and athletes in elite sport. He has worked with teams and players in the Barclays Premier League as well as international and domestic cricket and has wide experience across many of the sporting codes.
Michael joined Sporting Edge in 2009 and is now the senior consultant working alongside its founding director, Jeremy Snape. He has helped collect the unique library of sporting insights by interviewing some of the leading coaches and athletes in world sport and has helped develop Sporting Edge’s training content.
Michael is an experienced public speaker and is a regular contributor to BBC Radio 5 Live, BBC News and Sky Sports. He was formerly the Chief Executive of the Professional Jockeys Association for 15 years and this balance of experiences gives Michael a feel for the performance requirements of our business and sporting clients.