Mel Smith

Analysis is Key.

Graduating from the University of Chester in 2010 with a Master’s degree in Biomechanics and Performance Analysis, Stu secured the full-time position of Performance Analyst in 2011 following a successful part-time stint with the club.
Responsibilities of his role include analysis of all first XI training sessions and matches in order to assist the players in further improving their own performances.
Stu also carries out in-depth analysis of all opposition teams and players to ensure the Bears are suitably prepared in advance of every fixture.



County Championship


One day cup


T20 Blast