Colin Elmes
Image Managing Director
Colin is the Managing Director and co-founder of TSS Academy. In addition to overseeing the entire academy, Colin coaches in both the girls and the boys programs. A former National Team Player, Colin holds his CSA National B coaching license.

  • University Thunderbirds Varsity Soccer (5 years)
  • BC Provincial Team Coach (5 years)
  • Pacific Coast League (PCSL) Head Coach
  • Former National Team Player
  • CSA National B License
  • Contact Info
Rob Dattilo

Director of Boys Program
Rob has been a full-time coach at TSS for more than 6 years. As the Director of the Boys Program, Rob implements all aspects of the program such as setting the curriculum, assessing players, and establishing academy teams. Rob also manages the TSS summer camp program as well as oversees the annual indoor Power Tournament.

  • Capilano College Player 
  • USL Y League Club Manager
  • CSA National B License
  • Contact Info
Brendan Quarry
Image Director of Girls Program/Communications Manager
Brendan administers all the logistics of the girls program at TSS. With more than 10 years of coaching experience and holding his CSA National B License, Brendan implements all aspects of the program such as setting the curriculum, assessing players, and establishing academy teams. Brendan also oversees all communications responsibilities for TSS. With over 15 years of experience in communications and web marketing, Brendan helps promote the academy throughout the soccer community .  

  • Pacific Coast League (PCSL) Head Coach
  • Girls Metro League Coach
  • CSA National B License
  • Contact Info
Chris Livingston
Image Staff Coach
Chris originates from the football town Liverpool but spent most of early adulthood in Dundee, Scotland. He fell in love with football, and by 15 was signed for Dundee United FTC. Chris eventually settled in Canada where he continued playing Premiere League soccer in Vancouver. With over 25 years experience in the game and nationally recognised certifications, Chris provides our players with top level coaching, speed, agility strength and power training. For more information, visit

  • Pro Player in Scotland
  • BCRPA Certified Personal Trainer
  • BCRPA Certified Weight Room Trainer
Daryl Ware-Lane
Image Staff Coach
Daryl grew up in London, England playing football from a young age. While his brother went on to play in goal for Watford FC, Daryl stayed in the Ryman's League with Harrow Borough FC, playing as the starting centre back and gaining coaching experience through the youth system. Daryl came over to Canada in 2007 to continue his coaching and subsequently joined TSS Academy. With over 20 years of experience in the game, Daryl is currently pursuing his Canadian coaching credentials.

  • Semi Pro player in England
  • Academy team coach/trainer
  • Premier metro league trainer
Adrienne Cook
Image Goalkeeper Coach
Adrienne grew up in BC playing for provincial teams. She later had a successful career at Arkansas State University as a starting goalkeeper, gaining team and conference honors. She taught physical education in England for 4 years where she also coached various teams.

  • Arkansas State University (NCAA Div 1) goalkeeper (2000-2004)
  • BSE Physical Education
  • High School PE Teacher/Coach
  • FA Coaching License
  • B Provincial License