HPA Softball is led by Robbie Robison, assisted by Rachael Watkeys and Barbara Killer. Robbie has previously been an Assistant Coach for the GB Women’s Fastpitch National Team. Rachael has coached the Junior (Under-19) Women’s Fastpitch Team for the past three years, including at the recent Junior World Championships in Oklahoma. Barbara Killer, who coached at the Academy and HPA in 2014-15, has an extensive background in playing and coaching fastpitch softball in Europe.
Both the Baseball and Fastpitch HPA receive strength and conditioning support and coaching from Alan Dean and Lloyd Williams. Alan has been a part of the programme since 2007 and has worked with both GB Baseball and GB Softball. Lloyd has been supporting the Academies and HPA programmes since 2013 and recently travelled with the GB Cadets in 2014 and 2015.