Charles learned his hockey and his coaching at Southgate. He joined Southgate as a 9-year-old and played through all the age groups and is now a regular player in the Men's 1s. He was part of the Southgate Mixed team that achieved Silver in the National Mixed finals in 2019 and was selected for the England Mixed team in 2019. He joined Southgate’s Learner coach program at 13, gradually taking on coaching roles and completing his coaching badges. He has been coaching our U12 boys and our U14 boys' team for a number of years, has coached our Back to Hockey Sessions, and has also coached Hendon and MillHill 1s/2s and Middlesex County (juniors).
Charles successfully coached the Ladies 2s to the league playoffs in 2019-20.