Rickard Åström, B.Sc, Special Coach & Sports Teacher and Hockey coach is one of our teachers at IPTA Marbella


Bachelor of Science, Special Coach & Sports Teacher (GIH, Stockholm)


• Bachelor of Science, Special Coach & Sports Teachers (GIH, Stockholm)
• Sports physiology (Linn University)
• In the King Medicine (University of Umeå)
• Scholarship in pedagogy (Karolinska Institute)
• Coaches hockey (Step 1)


Richard trains coaches and athletes at Bosön sports college in Sweden. His favorite subjects are physiology and training theory. He has been working as a teacher of physical education and health at the Swedish School (Malaga) and the Norwegian School (Malaga) for the last 10 years. He has also been a hockey coach for the ice rink Club de Hielo Benalmádena over 4 years.

Richard has a broad insight in sports from practicing several sports at elite level, something he applies in his teaching. He played for the Swedish national team at the European Championship in softball 2016 (Men's fastpitch). He is, moreover, the Spanish silver medalist in 2015 in Curling, Spanish bronze medalist in 2007 in Hockey, Swedish silver medalist in 2006 in Curling and Swedish champion in 1999 in Baseball.