A versatile and accomplished leader, coach and high performance sport professional, with extensive experience both in practical coaching delivery and at a strategic organisational level within the UK High Performance Sport System. Scott has over 25 years of applied and strategic leadership experience in both Military and High Performance Sport teams. Scott fulfilled the role of Canoe Sprint Team Leader at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic & Paralympic Games and supported his teams to exceed Medal targets.
Scott Joined the Scotland Rugby League Board in 2019 as Director of Pathways and is now privileged to lead Scotland Rugby League in delivering its strategic ambition, by transferring his wealth of applied experience back into the organisation, at both grassroots and International level. Scott has a PhD in Elite coaching, is an accredited strength and conditioning coach, was voted Elite Sport Coach of the Year 2021, and is as happy at the coaching coal-face as he is in the Board room.
Scott is an ex rugby league player, representing the RAF, Combined Service, Wales A and Students as well as Great Britain Students. He played professionally for The London Broncos in Super League 7 before having to prematurely retire through injury.