Here is our core team of passionate, talented and experienced members.

Nicole Scott


Nicole is the founder and Director of Making Trax, she graduated with a BA (Hons) in sport from Strathclyde University.

Having played international hockey and been on numerous tours all over the world, she has extensive experience and knowledge of what makes a successful tour – and what doesn’t. She has also organised, developed and delivered sports tours to several schools and clubs and has arranged numerous events.

It’s this combination of knowledge and experience that makes her the perfect person to take you on tour. Nicole also has vast experience in travelling the world and it was this and her love of all sports that motivated her to set up Making Trax.

David Mackay

Football Specialist

David is a very experienced, well respected and knowledgeable youth football coach. Following a 2 year spell playing at Dundee United, he moved into coaching and currently coaches a number of football teams. Having completed his SFA Advanced Youth Licence, he is now working with the full time youth squad at Partick Thistle FC. David has experience travelling and coaching abroad having worked in California delivering sports camps. He has worked with Nicole for a number of years and they have successfully organised and led many sports tours.

John Beattie

Rugby Specialist

John is a former Scottish and British Lion rugby internationalist. Although he is from a rugby background he has a fountain of knowledge when it comes to sport. He is a rugby commentator as well as co-hosting sports programme Sport Nation and Sport XIV, and has his own Radio Show.

John has worked alongside Nicole of Making Trax in the past and they are looking forward to working together again to provide even better tours for Making Trax clients.