Sam Liddell has joined Kandahar as our Performance Director & FIS coach.  After a successful career as a racer himself on the Scottish Ski Team, Sam embarked on his coaching career that has helped bring many huge achievements to his athletes over the years.  Sam’s outstanding coaching CV includes the positions of Scotland Team Head Coach, GBR Women’s Team Head Coach, GBG Head Coach as well FIS coaching positions for various Canadian regional teams over recent years.  He has trained his athletes over the years to ski sub 20 FIS points and achieve success at national, FIS & Europa Cup level.  Sam’s role with Kandahar will be to drive performance out of our athletes and to build a successful FIS programme for the many talented young racers we have coming through our junior programme.

Sam can be contacted directly at

StaffPat Shepherd