Our team

 Geoff Ross - joint owner Sporting Feet

Geoff Ross, Joint Owner

Keen tennis player, golfer and runner, Geoff has a background in marketing and jointly founded Sporting Feet in 2011 with Lancaster University friend and business partner, Dominic Stead. When not working in the Putney shop, Geoff takes care of the website, operations and marketing.

Dominic Stead, Joint Owner

After 22 years working in the media sector, devoted Watford fan, runner, golfer and all round sports fan, Dominic, jointly founded Sporting Feet with Geoff Ross. When not expertly serving customers, he looks after buying and supplier relationships.

Michael Morris, Richmond Shop Manager

Michael, our Richmond store manager, joined Sporting Feet in 2017 after returning from living abroad in Shanghai where he worked as a PE teacher. He has a Sports Science degree from De Montfort University and previously worked in financial services where he was a partner at CMG Advice LLP. Michael has over 40 years running experience and has run in many marathons around the world with highlights including the Great Wall Marathon, Genghis Khan Grasslands Marathon, a Top 10 finish at the Borneo International Marathon (2nd vet 40) and five of the six Marathon Majors. Michael is a member of Ranelagh Harriers, Serpentine Running Club and St. Margaret’s Cycling Club.

James Hall, Putney Shop Manager

James is our Putney store manager and joined Sporting Feet in 2018 after studying a Sports Coaching Science degree at St. Mary’s University. Hailing from the Yorkshire Dales it’s unsurprising to know that James has a pedigree in fell running. He has previously represented England in the World Youth Mountain Running Championships finishing 4th on two occasions and winning a silver medal in the team event. James also ran for Great Britain in cross-country at the Edinburgh International. James runs for Wharfedale Harriers and local club Ranelagh Harriers and is also a keen cyclist.

George Patrick, Richmond Shop Assistant Manager

Our Richmond assistant manager George is also responsible for our social media platforms. George studied Sports Rehabilitation BSc at St. Mary’s University and has been with us since 2019. He is interested in a wide variety of outdoor sports ranging from bouldering to skeleton bobsleigh. George also played for London Broncos Under-20’s rugby league team and represented Birchfield Harriers at athletics running 200m and 400m.

Vaughan Ramsay

Our resident Kiwi, Vaughan has been with us since 2018 and usually works in our Putney shop. Vaughan has a keen interest in athletics and running and is a member of Ranelagh Harriers, Hillingdon AC and the Veterans Athletic Club. He has an incredible range competing from 100m sprints to Ultramarathons. Vaughan competes in the Southern Counties Vets League in track and field excelling in sprints, long jump, triple jump and high jump and has won several national Vets medals. When he is not running and jumping Vaughan enjoys recreational cycling and hiking around the trails of the UK.

Owen Reeman

Owen, our Richmond sales assistant, joined us in 2021 after moving to London from Dorset to study for a Sports Psychology degree at St. Mary’s University in Twickenham. Owen’s major sporting interest is field hockey, having played since the age of three, and he is President of St. Mary’s University Hockey Club. Wycombe Wanderers is Owen’s other main passion, where he is a season ticket holder and attends many of their games. When not playing hockey or watching Wycombe, Owen also loves to travel and has travelled extensively around Europe.

Kelsie Ackerman

Kelsie hails from Washington State, USA, and joined Sporting Feet in 2022 having previously worked in running shops in America. Kelsie is currently studying for a master’s degree in Sport and Exercise Biomechanics at St. Mary’s University.  Her undergraduate degree was in Human Physiology at Gonzaga University, Washington State. Kelsie grew up as a dancer and was a cheerleader and dancer for Gonzaga’s basketball team during March Madness. She also enjoys spending time running and hiking outdoors.