Helping pupils to go further
“The Trent College sports programme delivers the highest levels of support enabling each pupil to fulfil their potential, achieve a healthy and active life style and reach for the sporting stars!”
Director of Sport
joined Trent College : 2018
Mr Mahony is the Director of Sport which involves managing and leading the renowned sports programme across the school.
Mr Mahony has an extensive sporting background which has included playing sport at a professional level and a qualified RFU Level 4 coach.
Before joining Trent College, Mr Mahony was the Director of Sport at an outstanding Grammar school. Working within a school community is the ideal setting for Mr Mahony who is passionate about increasing participation in sport and creating a sporting environment where all pupils are trying hard and enjoying themselves!
Central to school life
Mr Mahony balances strategic planning for the future and the direction of the sports programme whilst overseeing the day to day running of the department and his extensive team. Together they provide the opportunity for all pupils to enjoy sport and flourish in new opportunities.
Mr Mahony’s key role in the school is to build a sporting culture in which all pupils can succeed. This is achieved through a values driven programme and the 3 p’s philosophy of Participation – Progression – Performance. This allows every child to find their level and be confident and capable in their sporting setting.
Identifying and supporting Sport scholars also sits within Mr Mahony’s remit. He works with each pupil to create a tailored programme of sporting practice and performance lifestyle management presentations to ensure they maximise their sporting excellence and develop role model behaviour within the school community.