Pulling The Flag

MEET THE WRITERS

From the South West to Scotland, Pulling the Flag’s team of writers have you covered. If you’d like to write, film, or appear on our podcasts, give us a shout on Facebook or email pullingtheflag@gmail.com.

Let’s meet the writers.

Lewis David Philips

Lady Tickler

Dan McDermott

Youth Media Guru
Leyland Preston

Sophie Parsons

Siren
Northampton

Scott Anthony Martin

Nutrition Expert
Leeds

Dave Underwood

White Rabbit
Manchester

Joe Cotterill

Kingpin
Cardiff

John Hill

Wookie
Newcastle

Daniel McGill

Flag-spotter
Grangemouth

April Mayling

Guardian of the Galaxy
Cheltenham

Neil Wymer

Kit-Man
Leicester

Nathan Coles

Gym Rat
Northampton
Lewis David Philips
Lady Tickler
Torbay Trojans & Exeter Falcons Quarterback. Flag scene vet with rocket of an arm. Owns a moustache your bikes handlebars would be proud of.
Dan McDermott
Youth Media Guru
Chorley Buccaneers national champion under 12s coach. Buccaneers social media guru. Baltimore Ravens fan and father of two. Loves a selfie.
Leyland Preston
Sophie Parsons
Siren
Former University of Nottingham Player. Now seen playing center for the Northants Titans Women’s team. Also seen suiting up on foreign soil as a Siren.
Northampton
Scott Anthony Martin
Nutrition Expert
Leeds Samurai Blitzer and Free Safety. Health specialist and wielder of a large sword. Not eaten a pie in years!
Leeds
Dave Underwood
White Rabbit
Fourteen year veteran. Started in 2003 with the Moray Maniacs. Founder of the Manchester Mayhem, before he was overpowered by Crows.
Manchester
Joe Cotterill
Kingpin
Pulling the Flag founder. Quarterback and Head Coach of the Cardiff Hurricanes. Plays flag and contact football. Will throw touchdowns for Jägerbombs.
Cardiff
John Hill
Wookie
When he’s not playing for the Newcastle Blackhawks, John is a writer and a victim of the sort of hairstyle you grow for a bet.
Newcastle
Daniel McGill
Flag-spotter
Blitzer and Center for the Grangemouth Broncos. When he’s not on the field, he’s following the game around the UK. Coming to a town near you.
Grangemouth
April Mayling
Guardian of the Galaxy
A medical phenomenon, who recovered from the rarest of tumors. Women’s GB player. Now looking to get back fit and back playing again.
Cheltenham
Neil Wymer
Kit-Man
Head coach of the Leicester Huntsmen youth team. Playing career on hold for now.  Will sell you NuOla uniforms, so carry cash at all times.
Leicester
Nathan Coles
Gym Rat
Former NTU Renegade, back from the wilderness with the Northants Titans. Personal trainer, and wearer of terrifying shorts.
Northampton