The AU Staff team is located in the Student Sport Office, which is upstairs in the Students’ Union Building. The office sits behind the Activities Helpdesk and is shared with the SDC staff who support the other sporting offers at Loughborough. The office is open 10am-5pm on weekdays and you are always welcome to pop in with any questions you may have. The AU Staff are listed below along with their contact details and a brief description of what they look after.
Luke Thomson - Sport Executive Officer
The Sport Executive Officer is the sabbatical officer voted in annually during the Students' Union Executive Elections. Upon their election they take up the role of Athletic Union President and so they are responsible for the strategic running of the AU. They are also responsible for the AU finances, the AU Executive and have accountability for all 56 clubs currently in its membership. The Sport Executive Officer also represents the other sporting programmes within Loughborough Sport and so represents the interests of all students in sport. By sitting on the Students’ Union Executive Committee, the Sport Executive Officer also plays a part in the general running of the Students’ Union too.
Telephone: 01509 635052
E mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Ashlea Prescott - AU Intern
The AU Intern is first point of call for club issues and concerns, and supports each club committee by oversee the AU Exec Club buddy programme and assisting in the delivery of club committee training. They support and develop the AU and it's development particularly around governance, coaching and best practice. They are also responsible for the operational side of the AU, including overseeing the Kukri relationship. They represent the AU on the Student Sport Senate and sit in on AU Exec meetings.
Telephone: 01509 635062
E mail: email@example.com
Stacey Small - AU Sports Administrator
Stacey is responsible for all logistics & operations regarding Local league and national league fixtures, competitions and events, including facilities, transport, health and safety and liaison with national & local sporting bodies. Stacey is also responsible for all facility bookings as well as operational functions for all AU Clubs regular training and can support you with extra facility requests for one off sporting events.
Telephone: 01509 635056
E mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Natalie Walker - AU BUCS Administrator
Natalie is the person to go to with all BUCS related queries, including fixture facility bookings, transport, liaison with other institutions & the BUCS Office and health and safety.
Telephone: 01509 635053
E mail: email@example.com
Claire Spencer - AU Finance Administrator
All financial queries should be sent to Claire, she is responsible for monitoring of all club accounts & budgets, processing member claims and equipment purchases. She has regular meetings with the Sport E.O. and the AU Exec Finance Officer to monitor club spends.
Telephone: 01509 635055
E mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Rebecca James - Student Activities Health and Safety Administrator
Rebecca works across both the AU and Societies sections of the Students' Union. In the AU she works alongside Nat, Stacey and the AU Intern to ensure all clubs are operating safely. If you have any questions or concerns relating to Health & Safety including; first aid qualifications, accident reporting procedures, risk assessments or anything else, Rebecca will be able to help.
Telephone: 01509 635054
E mail: email@example.com
Ian Read - Student Performance Development Co-ordinator
Ian works for the SDC but in connection with the AU he is responsible alongside the AU Exec Club Development Officer for club development and he works closely with the SDC supported clubs. He plans and delivers the majority of club committee training and assists in BUCS and AU analysis.
Telephone: 01509 227249
E mail: I.D.Read@lboro.ac.uk