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Teignbridge Sport and Leisure Awards 2018

Congratulations to Phil Shears - winner of Teignbridge Sport and Leisure Coach of the Year 

As a coach at Newton Abbot, Phil gives up several hours a week to train the U15, U17 and ladies squads. He also coaches home and away for the above teams.

Phil Shears has successfully coached Newton Abbot U17 team to win the 2017 Devon League, Devon Knockout Cup and Bristol and West Juniors league.

He also coaches the Newton Abbot Ladies team who won the 2017 Devon Knockout Cup and the 2017/18 Devon Ladies League. 

Adding to this success he has coached Newton Abbot U15s to win the 2017 National Age Group Championships in October 2017. To compound this success, the U16 team won the 2018 National Age Groups in April 2018, improving on the previous years Bronze medal position.

Phil is a much appreciated, highly respected coach at Newton Abbot, and within the county.

The U17 team came 2nd in the Junior Team of the Year catergory. 

Thomas Manley came 3rd in the Senior Sportsperson of the Year.


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