Coaching Staff

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Director & Head Coach – Clive Castillo

Clive has continually been in the UK basketball scene for over ten years. He has previously competed in the London U-18’s (CVL Champions with Omega, now known as Greenhouse Pioneers), U-21’s, Men’s National League, international tournaments and BUCS for the University of Westminster where he was captain two years.

Clive is a qualified national coach who has also worked with some of the top basketball clubs in London including Westminster Warriors and Greenhouse Pioneers.

Clive’s current role is overseeing the whole basketball operations at the University of Westminster, including marketing, business relations and recruitment. He is also a lecturer to undergraduate and postgraduate students at the Harrow Campus in Digital Design, Web & Fashion. 

– Basketball England UK Level 3 Certificate in Coaching Basketball
– Updated DBS and Safeguarding Course Complete
– First Aid for Sports Level 1

– UK Full Driving License


Assistant Coach – Mauro Di Nunzio

Coach Mauro Di Nunzio joined the Dragons programme in 2017/18 – assistant to Coach Clive and working with both 1st and 2nd, mainly working with the Westminster 2nd team this season. 

Mauro brings strong experience from Italy, a qualified international Level 2 Basketball Coach. He was an assistant coach for Virtus Pozzuoli, who compete at Serie C Men’s and worked with the junior clubs. 

– UKCC Basketball Level 2 Coach
– European Experience
– Coached at Men’s Basketball high level in Italy


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Strength & Conditioning – Tiago Miguel

With a background in basketball previously playing for Camden Panthers and University of Arts London Basketball Team, Tiago knows the game well.

He started training and enhancing his knowledge in the fitness world, becoming a fully qualified Level 3 Personal Trainer and Strength & Conditioning Coach. With an impressive clientele and always receiving positive feedback, Tiago has proved he is one of the best in the business.

Through extensive research and past experiences, Tiago provides the team with a targeted, strict and beneficial strength & conditioning program.

– Personal Trainer Level 3
– Strength & Conditioning Level 4
– Associate Member UKSCA


 

Club Captains 2017-18

Club Captain 
Brandon Wade

1st Team
Gerald Aguilar

1st Team
Ulhas KS

2nd Team
Nathaniel Sackey

2nd Team
Joshua Ragua

 


For more information on the programme email us at mens.basketball@su.westminster.ac.uk