Storm Bolster Coaching Staff

We are pleased to announce that the Morecambe Bay Storm have added James ‘Jim’ Waite as the team’s Defensive Coordinator.

Jim come with 20+ years of football experience having played for Leeds Cougars (2 years), University of Newcastle Mariners (4 years), Gateshead Senators (12 years) and the Yorkshire Rams (4 years).

As a local to the area, Coach Waite comes to the Storm from the Manchester Titans where he held the Defensive Coordinator role. Previously, Jim was also the Defensive Coordinator for the Lancaster Bombers.

Head Coach Scud Fairhust said: “It’s great to work alongside Coach Waite again. He brings with him a wealth of knowledge and enthusiasm. I know he will have a positive influence on the development of a young team, not only on the Defense, but across the team as a whole. This was a key appointment in the team’s development”


The Storm are seeking to further expand it’s provision in terms of players and coaching staff, if you are interested in a position contact the club.