Lewis Arnold


Head of Rugby and Talented Athlete Lifestyle Advisor

School of Sport and Exercise Science

Professional and Technical Support Staff

Contact Details

email: l.arnold@worc.ac.uk
tel: 01905 542639

Lewis joined the University in 2016 as Policy Officer to the Vice Chancellor's Office, after completing a year as Vice President Education in the Students' Union.  In 2017 Lewis completed an MSc Studentship with the School of Sport and Exercise Science where he taught on the Sports Coaching pathway, whilst leading on rugby delivery at the University.  Now, as Head of Rugby, Lewis is responsible for the delivery and strategic direction of the University of Worcester rugby programmes, as well as advising elite student-athletes.


  • MSc Sports Coaching Science (2019)
  • PG Cert Learning and Teaching in HE (2019)
  • HEA Teaching Fellowship (2019)
  • BSc Sports Studies (2015)
  • RFU Level 3 (2017)
  • TALS Level 3 (2017)

Teaching & Research

Teaching Interests:

  • Sports coaching science
  • Pedagogy and practice

Research Interests:

  • Leadership
  • Coaching pedagogy
  • Coach Education

Professional Bodies

  • Fellow of the Higher Education Academy
  • RFU
  • TASS