Mr Guedes has worked as a basketball coach at St. Paul’s since 2004, and today is the head coach for all the boys’ teams, working with boys from Prep 2 to Upper Sixth. He runs a programme of workshops and practices in preparation for tournaments, often leading the school to championship success. Before joining St. Paul’s he had worked as a coach for 10 years at renowned basketball clubs. He has a degree in physical education, and a post graduate degree in sport science and physiology, and also works part time at INSPER university.
Mrs Fogaça worked as a coach and sports supervisor in Brazilian schools in São Paulo before joining St. Paul’s in 2012, where she coaches the girls’ basketball teams from Prep 2 to Upper Sixth. Previously she studied physical education at Mackenzie and worked at Bradesco Esporte where she was voted coach of the year in 2011 in the under 13 category by the Paulista Basketball federation.