First Steps Soccer started coaching 2 to 10 year olds in Bristol in 2006. We have grown since then to now coach 500 children a week in Bristol, Wiltshire, and South Gloucestershire making us the largest private football academy for this age group in the South West.

F S S was started by Father and Son team Mark and Joe Wenham. Mark is the most experienced Under 11’s skills coach in Bristol, with over 8,000 hours of leading sessions to his name.

Joe has over 6,000 hours experience , and played junior football at Division A, County, Representative, and Centre of Excellence level. He now concentrates on his coaching. He also represents Bishopston Cricket Club in the West of England Premier League.