Chris - Owner / Coach

Chris has been coaching since 2010 when he began delivering Go-Ride sessions at a local club before moving into volunteer roles within Scottish Cycling development programmes.


In early 2016 Chris established Soper Performance Coaching.

A certified British Cycling Level 3 Road & Time Trial and British Cycling Level 2 Track Coach, Chris is the coaching brains behind Soper Performance Coaching, delivering bespoke training programmes to both local and international athletes. Driven by a desire to ensure our athletes achieve their peak performance, Chris continues to undertake further certification and qualifications in many other areas to deliver the best coaching service possible.

  • British Cycling Level 3 Road & Time Trial Coach

  • British Cycling Level 2 Track Coach

  • Scottish Cycling R.A.C.E Coach Development Programme

  • TrainingPeaks University

  • Level 2 TrainingPeaks Certified Coach

  • Sport Scotland Advanced Sports Psychology

  • WADA High Performance Coaches' Education Program

British Cycling Coach
UK Coaching Duty to Care
Education Partners
TrainingPeaks University
Gatorade Sports Science Institute
Sport Scotland