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Johnny Harvey Manager
David Lees Coach
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The Management

Alix Ronaldson Physio
John Menzies Goal keeper coach
Johnny   Harvey   returned   to   Penicuik   Athletic   as   manager   after   the   resignation   of   Craig   Meikle.   Johnny   managed Tranent   Juniors,      Edinburgh   United,   with   whom   he   won   the   South   Division   title,   and   then   Haddington Athletic   where   he managed   the   side   to   promotion   to   the   Premier   League.   During   his   playing   career   he   represented   Berwick   Rangers, Bonnyrigg   Rose,   Tranent   Juniors,   Bathgate   Thistle,   Penicuik   Athletic   (two   spells)   and   Bo'ness   United.   A   striker,   he netted   over   100   goals   in   his   time   at   Penicuik,   where   he   was   also   captain,   and   was   a   Scottish   Junior   Cup   winner   with Bathgate Thistle in 2008.
Dave Lees, formerly manager at Dunbar United between 2008 and 2014 and briefly a player for Haddington Athletic at Millfield back in the 1981/82 season. Dave brings with him a wealth of coaching experience in East Lothian, having first coached as long ago as the late 1970s with Belhaven Boys Club. David Lees:  Coaching Qualifications: SFA B- Licence,  SFA A - Introductory Certificate,  SFA Children’s Licence,  SFA Youth Award: Senior Coaching:  Haddington Athletic - Coach 2015/2016,  Dunbar United - Manager 2009- 2014,  Tranent Juniors - Coach/Manager 2009: Youth Coaching:  Dunbar United Colts 1996-2010 (U8 -U19’s including Soccer School), SFA Coach Educator  2004 -2008  (Responsible for delivery of SFA level 1 Development and Early Touches courses to clubs coaches in East Lothian, Edinburgh and Borders )
I have been involved in football for most of my life through playing and coaching. It was through coaching a girls team at Haddington that I met and started working with Johnny. For the past 2 years I have worked full time for a physiotherapy company in Edinburgh. Prior to this is I Graduated with a BSc (Hons) in Sports and Exercise Science. Subsequently gaining qualifications in Sports Massage, Acupuncture, 1st Aid and Pilates and I will gain my MSc in Physiotherapy within 2 years
Penicuik Athletic
Established 1888
For   the   last   15   years   I   have   coached   goalkeepers   at   Youth,   EOS   &   Junior   levels.   Managing   to   win   various   Youth League   titles   and   cups,   including   the   U19   Scottish   Cup   however      in   2011the   opportunity   arose   and   I   moved   up   to the Junior grade and in 2013/14 won the South Division title.  Following   that   success   & After   10   years’   service   I   moved   from   Edinburgh   United      to   Haddington Athletic   to   become their   first   ever   Junior   team’s   goalkeeping      coach,      in   2014/15   I   was   part   of   the   successful      coaching   team      who   won the   South   Division   (again),   last   season   was   spent   pushing   for   promotion   from   the   Premier   League,      during   my   time at   Haddington   I   created   a   youth   goalkeeping   development   programme   for   the   club   to   follow,   In   my   playing   days   I kept goal for several amateur outfits in the capital, reaching the heady heights of playing for the select squad.
Scott McKenzie Assistant Coach
Tony Begg Assist Manager
We are delighted to announce the appointment of Tony Begg as our new assistant manager. Tony is a highly qualified coach and is Club Development Manager at Scottish Football Association, UEFA Elite Youth A License UEFA B license SFA Advanced childrens license. He is also SFA 2020 coach and previously Academy Coach with both Hibernian FC and Motherwell FC. Welcome to Penicuik Athletic.
Scott Mckenzie or Murf as he is known is a Penicuik local who joins us after leaving Hawick royal Albert last year were he was part of a successful management team who guided the royalists to the lowland league and 3rd round of the William hill Scottish cup. Murf is said to be a promising up and coming coach and delighted to be at his home town club.
Next Match -- Saturday 29.9.18 -- Home to Leith Athletic -- League -- Kick off 2.30pm