Meet the Devon Cricket Centre team

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Ruan Louw

Head of Cricket

After achieving Level 2 accreditation from Western Province cricket in South Africa, Ruan moved to the UK in 2001. In his time here he has worked with Hertfordshire, Middlesex and Yorkshire in various coaching roles within both the men's and women's game as well as serving as Director of Cricket at various clubs. He worked as Yorkshire Diamonds assistant coach in 2016 and 2017 in the Kia Super League. Ruan also assists the MCC with their performance hubs. More recently he has been Coaching Director at Nelson Cricket in New Zealand and spent time working with the Central Stags as well as assisting with the Pakistan national side in their preparations.

Ruan is an ECB Level 4 Master coach and has a Post Graduate Diploma in Elite cricket.

As Head of Cricket, Ruan is the mens 1st XI head coach and oversees all the other teams preparations and development programs with Jack Bradbury.

Phone: 01392 722296

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Jack Bradbury

Cricket Coach

Jack's been playing cricket for as long as he can remember, joining Ashbrittle Cricket Club aged eight. Since then he has fine-tuned his skill-set to become an effective medium paced bowler. During his time at Cardiff Metropolitan University, Jack helped the first team to British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) indoor title in 2012, and was runner up in 2013.

In his role as full-time coach, Jack oversees the coaching programme of the University men's 2nd, 3rd and 4th teams, whilst also assisting the ladies' 1st team. Jack also heads up the Exeter College development programme and is responsible for junior coaching, including holiday activities.


  • England Cricket Board Level 2 Cricket Coach

Jack is available for one to one coaching sessions for all ages and abilities.

Phone: 01392 725069