Nick Gates is the founder of Coaches Across Continents(CAC)/Creating Legacies 17. A graduate of Harvard University, he was a former England U-18 football player. After graduating, Nick founded and ran Play Soccer which reached over 1,000,000 children in the New England area. Prior to founding CAC, Nick was a business executive in the Premier League for Middlesbrough FC in 2004 where they captured the Carling Cup and the Youth Cup. He left the Premier League to travel and in 2008 founded Coaches Across Continents, which has impacted 16 million+ youth in 132 countries on all six continents over the past decade and been recognized with 28 major awards. Nick is a thought leader in the sport, education and international development fields with experience consulting corporations, foundations, governments, NGO's, and community organizations. Nick is originally from Castle Eden, England and has traveled to over 80 countries.