About us

Edwin Doran Sports Tours is the leading organiser of quality sports tours throughout the world, with offices in London, Manchester, Cape Town and Pretoria, and partners in Australia, Canada, Argentina, Chile, Middle East and the Far East.

Wherever you’d like to train or play and no matter where you are, with Edwin Doran Sports Tours the world really is your oyster - we’ve taken Australians to Argentina, Chileans to New Zealand and Kiwis to the USA!

Meet the team

Our dedicated team of front-line staff offer extensive knowledge, innovative touring ideas and a personal approach to the world of sport.
Jamie Anthony
TTSS Head of Sales
Starting life under a banana tree in the Bahamas, then growing up in Lincolnshire, I’ve been used to travelling from a very young age. I studied sport at Leeds Metropolitan University and played rugby there and for Leeds Carnegie. I then worked for local authorities... Read more
Toby Douglas | Edwin Doran Sports Tours
Toby Douglas
Head of Sales - South
I’ve been in the industry now for over 12 years and been lucky enough to see a huge amount of people return from some pretty spectacular tours. I still remember my first tour in 1995 to Australia with Edwin Doran and since then touring has become part of my life. I now... Read more


Andrew Loughlin, Sales Director
Andrew Loughlin
Sales Manager

I’m a self-confessed sports nut, still playing rugby in my fifth decade. Originally from County Tyrone in Ireland, my sports degree from Cardiff set me on a career that seems to have taken me around the world 80 times. I am based in Cheadle, Cheshire... Read more

Tom Brown 
Head of Projects

I have been working in travel for about 10 years and I have been extremely lucky to have set foot on all continents including Antarctica. I am a sports nut and if I am not playing it then I am watching it. My first passion was rugby until a shoulder injury made me call... Read more

Craig Bones | Edwin Doran Sports Tours
Craig Bones 
Sales Manager

I have been in the Sports and Educational Travel Industry since 1999 and have had a fantastic journey taking me to many parts of the world and meeting some wonderful people.

My main sport is Rugby and... Read more

Beth Vermont | Edwin Doran Sports Tours
Beth Vermont 
Head of Operations

From a young age I have always been involved in sport, I have represented my county in both swimming and netball and played various sports growing up. I continued playing netball through University and after recently relocating to the Midlands, I am now looking for a... Read more

Kate Asani
Tour Operator

Born in Livingstone at Victoria Falls, Zambia, I then grew up in Botswana and attended boarding school in the UK.

I have travelled quite a bit and enjoyed stints of living in the Middle East, Mexico, Hungary and The Cayman Islands... Read more


Josie Moore 
Senior Sales Coordinator 

I have been in the travel business since leaving University. Firstly, working in Austria where I was a Ski Instructor and Rep for First Choice & Skibound / Travelbound, before returning to the UK where I operated tours for a for a small school sports tour operator based in... Read more

Kevin Smith | Edwin Doran Sports Tours
Kevin Smith 
Operations Executive, South Africa 

I have been part of the Edwin Doran Sports Travel team for more than 22 years; initially working close with the team as their transportation supplier... Read more

William Solomon | Edwin Doran Sports Tours
William Solomon 
South African Operations Executive 

Sport has always played a major role in my life since I was old enough to throw a ball around. Rugby and cricket were my first loves and I am still playing competitively in the Cape Town club leagues... Read more