CLUB COACHES

Listed below are club coaches available for athletes. If in any doubt please contact the Coaches' Co-Ordinator, Valmai Loomes on 0409 307 325 or on 4262 8498 (home).

All coaches are fully insured and hold accredited qualifications of the Australian Track and Field Coaches Association.

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Pole vault and steeplechase coaches available, see Co-Ordinator for more information.  Coaches may vary times and venues.  After contact, please ensure you have correct times and venues.

Fees:  are subject to the coaches and is not the responsibility of the club.  If a fee is charged, athletes can negotiate with the coach personally.

All coaches coach junior and senior athletes, male and female.

Are you interested in becoming a club coach?

See and talk to the Co-Ordinator about qualifications and contact numbers, such as the Australian Track and Field Coaches Association.

We welcome any person who wishes to take on a career in a rewarding, yet challenging sport of track and field.

Coaches of junior athletes are encouraged to apply.

We would like to see a number of our senior athletes who have retired come back into the sport and offer their services as a coach.

Athletes who assist in mentoring and coaching at the moment include:

Mary Thomas, Gianna Mogentale, Melanie Foster and Darrin James

Additional Assistance and information to assist Members

  • Prof Julie Steele: Bio-Mechanics Wollongong University - club member.

  • Jason Giobbi: Podiatrist - Fairy Meadow.

  • Athletes Foot - Wollongong: Feet and Shoe Specialists: Wendy and Arthur.

  • Malcolm Gibbs: Nutrition.

All of the above are qualified in their field and are available to all club members.