Our Coaching Team
Our Athletics Coaching team consist of 7 coaches, all of whom have current Working with Childrens Check.
Ben Spiteri, as Head Coach of Athletics, leads the team. He has many years of experience coaching little athletics and has not only obtained the LAVic Introduction to Coaching Course but has also attained the Foundation Athletics Coaching Course offered by the Australian Track & Field Coaches Association (equivalent to the Level 2 Athletics Australia course).
Steve Bishop is a long standing coach at our club and has completed the LAVic Introduction to Coaching course.
Dragan Mihaljevic, who is a coach of Athletics and our Head Coach of Cross Country, has many years experience coaching basketball at Representative and Domestic levels. He has also completed LAVic's Introduction to Coaching Course and ATFCA's Foundation Athletics Coaching Course.
Deepinder Singh, Darren Rudd, Milivoy Mihaljevic and Brooke Spiteri join the team as our new athletics coaches - all of which have completed LAVic's coaching course. Brooke is also our On-Track Coordinator, a program which is designed to develop the skills of our youngest athletes.
Pre-season Training Session
Pre-season training sessions will be held at Sprint Athletics Centre every Saturday morning from 10am to 12 noon.
Members and non-members are welcome to attend these pre-season training sessions.
All children must have a parent/guardian present at all training sessions. This is a mandatory requirement.
Training during the Athletics Season
Training times once the 2019/2020 season commences on 5 October 2019 will change to every Tuesday and Thursday evenings (times to be advised).