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Richard Forrester

Birthplace: East Herrington, ENG
Date of death: 2013-01-17
School(s): Durham University
All Positions: Canada Soccer Life Member (†)
Profile Text Last Updated 2015-11-26
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he emigrated from England to Saint John, NB, CAN in 1969... he and his wife moved from New Brunswick to Prince Edward Island in 1998 (after his retirement from education)... he was 72 years old when he passed away in Charlottetown, PE... said Terry Quinn during the Canadian Soccer Association’s President’s Award presentation in 1994, “we owe a deep debt of gratitude to him for his commitment and dedication to the Association’s coaching programs”... taught physics at Seaham Grammar School... taught physics at Simonds High School... served as principal of Rothesay High School... 

For Sport

served as an Executive Member for Soccer New Brunswick (1972-78)... served as Secretary/Treasurer for the Saint John Youth Soccer Association (1976-82)... worked as Venue Technical for the Saint John Site at the FIFA U-16 World Tournament Canada 1987 (FIFA U-17 World Cup)...

Year Prize Honour
1998 Life Member / membre à vie (†) Canada Soccer Life Member
1994 Recipient / Récipiendaire Canada Soccer President’s Award
1993 Winner / Gagnant Soccer NB Volunteer of the Year

Men's Soccer

End Date Team Coach National Team Project Role
1976-06-03 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1976-05] Men’s Olympic camp in British Columbia Head of Delegation
1976-05-03 CAN OLY Colin Morris [1976-04] Men’s Olympic Tour of Britain Head of Delegation


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