Patrick Brown, the director and head coach at The Port Elizabeth Sports Academy specializing in cricket development and the approach to the game. He grew up in Port Elizabeth where he completed schooling at Woodridge College & Preparatory School. After completing school, he started working as a private cricket coach in 2012, and in 2017 after completing his Bachelors’ of Visual Arts Degree, specializing in Photography, he completed his CSA Level II coaching course. Patrick has a great passion for developing cricketers of all ages, skill levels, and goals to best reach their potential by creating an ever-learning professional environment and outlook towards the game.


Justin Hastie, cricket and head hockey coach at the PESA. Growing up in Port Elizabeth, Justin completed schooling at Clarendon Park Primary School and Grey High school respectively, and is currently completing his Bachelors in Education; Intermediate Phase degree at NMU. Having played Provincial Junior schools hockey, Justin has a passion for developing players of all ages and skill levels to reach their full potential. He has a great sense of patience and the ability to create an atmosphere.