As the visionary behind Tournament Organiser, Colin Smith brings a wealth of experience and expertise to the world of grassroots youth sports events. With a degree in Physical Education and qualifications in Event Management and Project Management, Colin has been a driving force in elevating the quality and efficiency of sports tournaments.
Colin’s venture into sports event management dates back to 2003 when he became a founding member of NPL Youth. However, it was in 2007 that his journey truly ignited as he orchestrated and delivered their inaugural tournament. Over the course of 15 years, Colin remained at the helm of NPL Youth’s tournament efforts, forging a legacy where the tournament stood as a pinnacle among the area’s finest up until 2022.
Colin’s dedication to enhancing the tournament experience went beyond his time with NPL Youth. His expertise and unwavering support proved invaluable to clubs like Walton Casuals, Esher Colts, Hearts of Teddlothian, and Banstead Youth. From 2014 to 2019, Colin’s involvement ensured the seamless execution of their tournaments, setting a standard for excellence in sports event management.