Paul Gray

Senior Lecturer Outdoor Leadership

School of Sport and Wellbeing

+44 (0) 1772 89 4236

Full Profile


  • Educational and Professional Background
  • MSc Sport & Exercise Science (Psychology)
  • PGCE Secondary Education
  • B.Eng (Hons) Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Completed Research Projects

  • Visual search techniques within paddlesport

External Activities

  • Consultancy work for the British Canoe Union in development of the UKCC coaching qualifications.
  • BCU Coach Level 5 (Canoe)
  • SPA Assessed
  • Summer ML Trained
  • Alpine Ski Leader


Course Leader for Outdoor Leadership Degree programme. Currently teach on modules entitled: The coaching process, Weather for the outdoor leader, Outdoor adventure operations.


Gray, P., and Collins, D. (2016) The adventure sports coach: All show and no substance? Journal of Adventure and Outdoor Learning . ISSN 1472-9679

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