Luke Humphrey is the Director of Coaching at HECCSport. He is currently completing the ECB Level 4 Master Coach Award and is an ECB Tutor and Assessor and an NLP Practitioner.
Luke oversees all of the coaching programmes and courses throughout the year and he has 15 years of experience with players of all ages and abilities. He now spends much of his time with 121 clients, The Cricket Academy and is contracted to the Hertfordshire Performance Programme.
Luke started his coaching career in 1998 as a ECB Level 1 Coach and later joined the family business, on a full time basis, in 2002. Just a year later he became one of the youngest ECB Level 3 coaches in the England. For the following 8 years Luke work closely with Hertfordshire County Cricket Assocaition as an Age Group Coach, Emerging Players Progamme Head Coach and Performance Director. He also gained invaluable experience with disabled schools as well as several years on the Chance to Shine initiative.
Luke worked with The England Lions and was the Lead Batting Coach for the England Talent Tests at the home of Team England, the National Cricket Performance Centre, Loughborough.
In 2010 Luke was nominated by the then ECB Lead Batting Coach Dene Hills and subsequently selected for the world renowned ECB Level 4 Master Coach Award, the same qualification held by many elite international coaches including England Head Coach Peter Moores.
Luke now works as a specialist batting coach for Hertfordshire’s 2015/16 winter County Age Group programme and is the head coach for the recently launched East Cricket Academy (ECA). The ECA provides high quality winter coaching for U13-U15 cricketers in the East of Hertfordshire and works in association with Hertfordshire Cricket.