Boston United Centre of Excellence was established in the summer of 2003 and 30 youngsters from the scheme have made their first team debuts to date.
The Centre of Excellence youngsters train on Tuesday and Thursday evenings at RAF College Cranwell and Carre's Grammar School and play fixtures against Football League and Football Conference opposition on Saturday and Sunday mornings.
The Centre has dedicated physiotherapy and goalkeeping provision and a team of dedicated coaches to aid the players’ development and deliver an agreed coaching syllabus to youngsters aged from 8 to 16 years of age.
The staff at Boston United Centre of Excellence are committed in their endeavour to identify talented boys and to provide quality coaching combined with a relevant education package, in order to produce young men of integrity with the ability to play football for Boston United Football Club.
CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE TECHNICAL DIRECTOR: Martyn Lakin
CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE ADMINISTRATOR: Lewis Thorogood
LEAD FOUNDATION PHASE COACH: Nick Lovelace
LEAD DEVELOPMENT PHASE COACH: Mark Melson
GOALKEEPING COACH: Michael Emery
PHYSIOTHERAPIST: Jim Overton
UNDER-9s HEAD COACH: Dale Houlston
UNDER-9s ASSISTANT COACH: TBC
UNDER-10s HEAD COACH: Steve Johnson
UNDER-10s ASSISTANT COACH: Graham Almond
UNDER-11s HEAD COACH: Nick Lovelace
UNDER-11s ASSISTANT COACH: Stuart Cross
UNDER-12s HEAD COACH: Chris Williams
UNDER-12s ASSISTANT COACH: TBC
UNDER-13s HEAD COACH: Mark Melson
UNDER-13s ASSISTANT COACH: Ian Henton
UNDER-14s HEAD COACH: Steve Berkes
UNDER-14s ASSISTANT COACH: Dan McNamara
UNDER-15s HEAD COACH: Mark Gore
UNDER-15s ASSISTANT COACH: TBC
UNDER-16s HEAD COACH: Derrick Nuttell
UNDER-16s ASSISTANT COACH: Martyn Lakin
SUPPORT COACH: Graham Almond