Jack Walton


  • Postgraduate University Teacher (Coaching & Pedagogy)

Research groups and centres

Jack attended Loughborough as an undergraduate from 2002-05 studying Sport & Exercise Science and Physics before embarking on a career in coaching and coach development. During a 9-year role as a Coach Development Manager for The Football Association, Jack completed a PGCert and later a master's degree in Sports Coaching through the University of Worcester. Jack's Master of Science research project focused on ‘Adolescent males perceptions of competitive grassroots football’.

Jack is a UEFA A license holder and coaches at Liverpool FC. He is an active coach developer for UK Coaching and The FA.

Jack's YouTube channel features a variety of Liverpool FA podcast episodes and coaching content. 

Featured publications

Partington, M. and Walton, J. (2019) ‘A guide to analysing coaching behaviours’ in Cope, E and Partington, M. (eds.) Sports Coaching: A Theoretical and Practical Guide. London, Routledge, pp.18-29.