Dylan Blain

University of Wales Trinity Saint David: Physical Education

Dylan Blain

University of Wales Trinity Saint David: Physical Education

After studying Sports Science and Exercise at Bath University he followed a postgraduate course in Physical Education at the University of Wales Institute Cardiff (now Cardiff Metropolitan University).

He was appointed as teacher at Cardiff High School immediately after graduating in 2005 and after five years, moved to Ysgol Dyffryn Taf, Whitland. In 2011 the PE department won the ‘Team of the Year’ award in the UK-wide Pearson Teaching Awards.

He is considered an expert in Sports Science. He has presented his work in a number of national conferences within the UK and abroad, including the national college for teaching and leadership and the Physical Education symposium for teachers and academics in Ankara, Turkey.

Subject / Speciality

  • Physical Education – health and fitness
  • Physical literacy
  • Motivation and training
  • Technology in education
  • He has training qualifications and has played soccer in the Welsh Premier League and for Welsh youth teams.