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Jeremy Simms appointed Great Britain Wide Receiver Coach

21 February 2017

Simms will join as the GB Men's Adult Lions prepare for their Group A qualifier against Sweden later this year.

The GB Men's Adult Lions are proud to announce the appointment of Jeremy Simms as Wide Receiver Coach.

Simms will help coach the position group as GB looks to qualify for Group A with their playoff game against Sweden this year. Simms, who is currently coaching with the Britbowl champion London Warriors, has over 30 years' experience in American football. He started his career with the London Olympians and was part of NFL Europe and has played at Division One level in the German Football League, as well as taking part in events organised by the NFL in the UK.

Coach Simms said of his appointment: "I'm grateful to have the opportunity to do my best and hopefully make a difference in individuals' self-confidence and belief in themselves."

Noting that Simms has experience and expertise of the highest calibre, GB Men's Adult Lions Head Coach Mike Callan said: "We are incredibly excited to have Coach Simms join us. His talent, experience, and passion are going to push the team and players around him to be the best they can be. This is a slam dunk of a hire for us!"

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