Nikita Runnacles- Head of Female Football Academy
Nikita joined Barking Abbey in November 2017.
She holds a UEFA A License award in coaching and is currently undertaking her UEFA A license award In Goalkeeper coaching.
Currently coaching within the International Women’s game as a Goalkeeper Coach. Before Barking Abbey, Nikita was Senior Education Development Officer at Colchester United FC and holds a wealth of experience working with elite female players at Essex RTC.
She continues to coach in The FA Women's Championship as head of goalkeeping for London City Lionesses.