Major Sports Overview

Oakham offers around 30 different sports. Our principal seasonal sports are:

  • Boys Winter: rugby football Spring: hockey Summer: cricket and athletics
  • Girls Winter: hockey Spring: netball Summer: tennis and athletics

We run an enviable number of fixtures across all age groups and levels, thanks to our dedicated and enthusiastic coaching staff.

A number of Sport Scholarships are available to 13+ and 16+ entrants.

Iain Simpson

Iain Simpson

Director of Sport

I joined Oakham in 2005 as Head of Sport Science and Director of Athletics, having worked in similar roles both in this country and Australia. I have been Director of Sport at Oakham since 2006; I coach rugby, run boys tennis, teach IB and A-level Biomechanics and am actively involved in research to develop psychological skills in young people.