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Finding the right coach is a must for any triathlete looking to take their journey seriously. We’ve compiled a list of all Victorian Triathlon Australia Accredited Professional Coaches to help you find the right fit for you.

When looking for a coach, be sure to consider the training environment that they cultivate, the programs they offer, their location, their level and areas of expertise, and their links to other services that you might require along the way.

All Triathlon Australia Accredited Coaches hold a compulsory Working With Children’s Check and Level 1 First Aid.

Use the map or the list below to find the best coach for you!

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  • Country North East

    Fabrizio Andreoni

    • Level: Performance

    Stephen Rodgers

    • Wodonga VIC, Australia
  • Country South West

    Adam Beckworth

    • Geelong VIC, Australia
    • Level: Development

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    Andrew Sleeman

    • Torquay VIC, Australia
    • Level: Performance

    Dale Hemley

    • Level: Development

    Darren Franken

    • Level: Development

    Dieter McDonald

    • Camperdown VIC, Australia
    • deitermcd@hotmail.com
    • Level: Performance

    Jarrod Evans

    • Geelong VIC, Australia
    • Level: High performance

    Kate Bramley

    • Geelong VIC, Australia
    • kate@gpcsquad.com.au
    • Level: Development

    GPC Squad deliver personalised programs and squad sessions to help athletes best prepare for their goal race. Kate is a successful triathlete herself, having won multiple Age-Group World Titles, as well as National & State titles across all distances.

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    Peri Payne

    • Geelong VIC, Australia
    • Level: Development

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    Sam Stewart

    • Bacchus Marsh VIC, Australia
    • ttstriathlon@gmail.com
    • Level: Development

    Triathlon Training Solutions offers personalised triathlon and running programs suitable for all abilities. Head coach Sam Stewart is a life-time athlete with over 30 years of triathlon and running experience (15 years coaching), including 19 Ironman triathlons (Hawaii 2015 & IM Australia Legend) and 2005 World Duathlon Championships representative. Sam is affiliated with Western Suburbs Triathlon Club.

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    Stephane Vander Bruggen

    • Geelong VIC, Australia
    • stephane@gpcsquad.com.au
    • Level: Performance

    Stephane has been a full-time triathlon coach for ten years, with 33 years (and counting!) of triathlon experience himself. Triathlon and coaching are his passions and his life.

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  • Country South East

    Andrew Crozier

    • Traralgon VIC, Australia
    • Level: Development

    John Morton

    • Bairnsdale VIC, Australia
    • colrando@icloud.com
    • Level: Development

    An avid triathlete for a number of years, coaching was a progression for John Morton. He has had success with both junior and senior athletes to ITU Age Group World Championships across both road and cross triathlon. John offers individual training programs and support available to all age groups demographics, and is affiliated with Riviera Triathlon Club.

    Jonty Kenny

    • Geelong VIC, Australia
    • Level: Development

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    Rob Moon

    • Bairnsdale VIC, Australia
    • mooneyrm73@hotmail.com
    • Level: Development

    Rob has been coaching swimming and triathlon since 1995, and has had the enjoyable task of preparing athletes at beginner through to National level. Even after all these years, he still loves the sport and all it brings.

  • Metro South

    Anna Francis

    • Level: Development

    Bill Davoren

    • Level: Performance

    Chris Dunn

    • Level: Development

    Clint Van Beveren

    • Level: Performance

    Damian Harrison

    • Oakleigh VIC, Australia
    • harrisond@ruyton.vic.edu.au
    • Level: Development

    Although having previously been heavily involved in coaching athletes of varying abilities, from beginners to elites, at different clubs around Melbourne, Damian now focuses on coaching junior athletes. Recently, he has been more involved with School Sport Victoria and development squads. He enjoys all aspects of coaching.

    Hal Cross

    • Melbourne VIC, Australia
    • halliday.cross@btinternet.com
    • Level: Development

    Hal’s coaching strategy is to limit the number of athletes he takes on, whereby he can invest more of his time and energy into providing you with the very best personal experience. To achieve goals, he believes you need more than just a coach; you need a mentor. He predominately coaches Beginners and Age Groupers.

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    Julie Tedde

    • Bayside, VIC, Australia
    • Level: Performance

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    Neil Brewster

    • Level: Performance

    Rob Hill

    • Melbourne VIC, Australia
    • rrhilly@gmail.com
    • Level: Development

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    Rob McNamara

    • Level: Development

    Sally Ham

    • Bayside Triathlon Club, Jetty Road, Hampton VIC, Australia
    • Level: Development

    Sean Lynch

    • 244 Jetty Rd, Sandringham VIC, Australia
    • sean.lynch@morganstanley.com
    • Level: Development
  • Metro West

    Barb Augustin

    • Essendon VIC, Australia
    • baugusti@bigpond.net.au
    • Level: Performance

    Barb Augustin is a Triathlon Australia Accredited Performance Coach who also holds qualifications across all three disciplines of triathlon including: Bronze Licence Swim Coach (with Openwater Certification), Level 1 Road and Track Cycling Coach, IAAF Level 3 Middle and Distance Running Coach. Barb is based in the Inner North West and predominately coaches Age Group athletes.

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    Ken Purves

    • Level: Development

    Neil Taylor

    • Level: Development

    Stuart Moore

    • Level: Development
  • Metro Peninsula

    Brian Rabinowitz

    • Level: Performance

    Brian Vernon

    • Level: Performance

    Clinton Watson

    • Level: Performance

    Graham Tedoldi

    • Level: Development

    Kyle Burns

    • Frankston Yacht Club, Davey Street, Frankston VIC, Australia
    • Level: Performance

    Stephen Foster

    • Level: Performance

    Travis Temme

    • Level: Development
  • Metro North

    Barb Augustin

    • Essendon VIC, Australia
    • baugusti@bigpond.net.au
    • Level: Performance

    Barb Augustin is a Triathlon Australia Accredited Performance Coach who also holds qualifications across all three disciplines of triathlon including: Bronze Licence Swim Coach (with Openwater Certification), Level 1 Road and Track Cycling Coach, IAAF Level 3 Middle and Distance Running Coach. Barb is based in the Inner North West and predominately coaches Age Group athletes.

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    Beverley Thomas

    • North Melbourne VIC, Australia
    • docbjt@gmail.com
    • Level: Performance

    Beverley has been involved in triathlon for over 25 years, competing at a local, national and international level. She provides a bespoke coaching service to support competitive age group and elite athletes to achieve their goals. Bev is currently affiliated to YarraTri Triathlon Club.

    Jan Dean

    • Melbourne VIC, Australia
    • smorsdean@yahoo.com.au
    • Level: Development

    Mat Tippett

    • Level: Performance

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    Nathan McAvaney

    • Level: Development

    Simon Knowles

    • Northcote VIC, Australia
    • simon@jarasport.com.au
    • Level: Performance

    Following ten fantastic years of professional racing including three I.T.U World Championship teams, Australian Triathlete of the Year and National Pro titles, Simon has found his passion in helping people reach their goals and really feel supported along the way. He has coached athletes to National titles in both age group and professional racing by simply having their back. His focus is to challenge and inspire athletes to race day and create a truly personal touch.

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    Stuart Harsley

    • Level: Development
  • Metro North East

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  • Metro Central

    Amy Johnson

    • Port Melbourne VIC, Australia
    • Level: Development

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    Andre Obradovic

    • Melbourne VIC, Australia
    • andre@andreobradovic.com
    • Level: Development

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    Andre Obradovic is  USA Triathlon Level I Certified, TA Development Coach, LCHF Coach, & Personal Trainer. He is ranked 11th in 50-54 Age Group in the AWA rankings for Australia. He works with clients globally 1/1 with custom programs emphasising; improving body composition thru appropriate nutrition; strength training, yoga and stretching programs; maximum aerobic function & power based running. Every athlete he works with is based on a one on one specific program and coaching focus, with Andre specialising in female athletes.

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    Andy White

    • Level: Development

    Angelo Bonacci

    • Level: Development

    Archer Talbot

    • Level: Development

    Dan Weekes

    • Albert Park VIC, Australia
    • daniel_weekes@hotmail.com
    • Level: Development

    Danielle Stefano

    • Melbourne VIC, Australia
    • danielle@elotikprotriathlon.com
    • Level: Development

    Danielle is a Triathlon Australia accredited coach who has been working in high performance sport since 2003. In 2017, she started ELOTIK Pro Triathlon which is a High Performance Triathlon program for Australian & International triathletes with a focus on the ITU circuit. The team consists of both able bodied and para-triathletes who together, in an elite daily performance environment, develop the skills required for world class performances in Triathlon. Danielle also takes on a select number of age group athletes for online coaching.

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    Elizabeth Gosper

    • Level: Development

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    Emma Carney

    • Level: Performance

    Jarrod Johnstone

    • Hawthorn VIC, Australia
    • jarrodjohnstone@hotmail.com
    • Level: Development

    Jarrod is an active competitor (Kona in 2019) and Phys Ed teacher. He coaches a range of triathlon and multisport athletes and includes online coaching as well as private technique and fitness sessions focusing on swim & run. His coaching is tailored to the individual’s needs and goals. He is dedicated to his athletes and expects them to follow their program but also to question this and to seek out information and advice that will help them. Jarrod is affiliated with Hawthorn Triathlon Club.

    Lidia Cincotta

    • Level: Development

    Lyndsey Foster

    • Melbourne VIC, Australia
    • Level: Development

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    Michael Harvey

    • Albert Park VIC, Australia
    • Level: Development

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    Michael Pratt

    • City of Yarra, VIC, Australia
    • asftri@bigpond.com
    • Level: Performance

    After arriving from the UK in 1994, Michael set up the YarraTri program. He supports athletes in all distances from Sprint to Ironman and has a wide range of abilities with beginners through to elite athletes. Since setting up YarraTri, Michael has coached athletes to reach their potential as multiple World Champions, Australian Champions, Ironman and has seen the sport transform people’s lives. Michael is currently the Head Coach at YarraTri.

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    Nestor Ochoa Rivera

    • Level: Development

    Ollie Allan

    • Melbourne Sports & Aquatic Centre, Albert Park VIC, Australia
    • ollie@tri-alliance.com.au
    • Level: Performance

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    Rob Hill

    • Melbourne VIC, Australia
    • rrhilly@gmail.com
    • Level: Development

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    Sarah Grove

    • Level: Development

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    Sean Foster

    • Level: Performance

    Steve Davis

    • Level: Performance

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    Vladimir Stanisavljevic

    • Hawthorn VIC, Australia
    • v.stanisavljevic@xavier.vic.edu.au
    • Level: Performance
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    Fabrizio Andreoni

    • Level: Performance

    Levi Maxwell

    • Berwick Springs, Narre Warren South VIC, Australia
    • levi@levi-Maxwell.com

    Levi Maxwell and Max Performance Coaching offer predominantly an online service catering for athletes of all abilities.

    Rob Hill

    • Melbourne VIC, Australia
    • rrhilly@gmail.com
    • Level: Development

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    Sarah Grove

    • Level: Development

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