The School enjoys a highly competitive fixture list against schools, clubs and junior representative sides – including local rivals Uppingham, Oundle and Stamford – and also has a significant presence at national level.

Ralph Clarke, a qualified England squash and racketball coach, takes weekly squad coaching from U12 to U18 in both the Winter and Spring Terms.

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.