Duncan has worked in elite sport for over 15 years. He operates closely with coaches and performance teams, providing support across a variety of tactical and technical sports including the Senior England Rugby Team and The GB Cycling Team.
Alongside his experience as a Performance Analyst, Duncan has significant knowledge of delivering multi-disciplinary projects. He collaborates with sport and business industry leaders to provide systematic and innovative solutions to performance issues.
Duncan spent five years at the English Institute of Sport (EIS), initially in a multi-sport role, working over a number of Olympic and Commonwealth sports including Canoeing, Wrestling and Water Polo. In 2006, he worked for the GB Cycling Team on a full time basis as a Senior Performance Analyst and attended in excess of 30 international events as part of the EIS support team.
Since joining PGIR, now Insight, in 2010 as a Senior Performance Analyst he has been responsible for developing and implementing a variety of analysis processes to help enhance the coaching process at both Senior Team and Pathway Levels. He provided Analysis Support as part of the Senior England Management / Performance Team at two Rugby World Cups, three Summer Tours, five Autumn International Series and six 6 Nations Championships (including the 6 Nations winning team of 2011 and Grand Slam winning team of 2016).
Duncan has an MSc in Performance Analysis and has the highest level of ISPAS (International Society of Performance Analysis of Sport) Accreditation (Level 7). Applied multidisciplinary work led to him becoming an Accredited BASES Sport and Exercise scientist in 2011 and since 2012 he has also been an accredited Chartered Scientist (CSci).