Sheonah Forbes named as Manchester Thunder Pathway Coach

We’re delighted to announce Sheonah Forbes as the new Manchester Thunder Pathway Coach.

Forbes will take up the position full-time and will work alongside director of netball Karen Greig in developing and managing the pathway programme, identifying and nurturing players from across the north west and preparing players for the future on the domestic and international stage.

The role will also see Forbes become head coach of the University of Manchester netball team.

Forbes said: “I am very excited to take on this new role with Manchester Thunder, and ready to take on the challenge of developing the Thunder programme.

“There is so much talent in the North West, and I can’t wait to get stuck into developing the athletes in this region, as well as those at the University of Manchester.

“Manchester Thunder is a very successful franchise, having just won both U17 and U19 titles. It is a privilege to be a part of this franchise and continue my coaching development.”

Sheonah can be contacted by email at sheonah@manchesterthunder.co.uk.