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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

      Stephen Rodgers

      • Wodonga VIC, Australia
    • Country South West

      Adam Beckworth

      • Geelong VIC, Australia

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      Andrew Sleeman

      • Torquay VIC, Australia

      Dale Hemley

        Darren Franken

          Dieter McDonald

          • Camperdown VIC, Australia
          • deitermcd@hotmail.com

          Jarrod Evans

          • Geelong VIC, Australia

          Kate Bramley

          • Geelong VIC, Australia
          • kate@gpcsquad.com.au

          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

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          Stephane Vander Bruggen

          • Geelong VIC, Australia
          • stephane@gpcsquad.com.au

          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

          John Morton

          • Bairnsdale VIC, Australia
          • colrando@icloud.com

          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

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          Rob Moon

          • Bairnsdale VIC, Australia
          • mooneyrm73@hotmail.com

          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

            Bill Davoren

              Chris Dunn

                Clint Van Beveren

                  Damian Harrison

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

                  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

                  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

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                  Neil Brewster

                    Rob Hill

                    • Melbourne VIC, Australia
                    • rrhilly@gmail.com

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                    Rob McNamara

                      Sally Ham

                      • Bayside Triathlon Club, Jetty Road, Hampton VIC, Australia

                      Sean Lynch

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

                      Barb Augustin

                      • Essendon VIC, Australia
                      • baugusti@bigpond.net.au

                      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

                        Neil Taylor

                          Stuart Moore

                          • Metro Peninsula

                            Brian Rabinowitz

                              Brian Vernon

                                Clinton Watson

                                  Graham Tedoldi

                                    Kyle Burns

                                    • Frankston Yacht Club, Davey Street, Frankston VIC, Australia

                                    Stephen Foster

                                      Travis Temme

                                      • Metro North

                                        Barb Augustin

                                        • Essendon VIC, Australia
                                        • baugusti@bigpond.net.au

                                        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

                                        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

                                        Mat Tippett

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                                          Nathan McAvaney

                                            Simon Knowles

                                            • Northcote VIC, Australia
                                            • simon@jarasport.com.au

                                            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

                                            • Metro North East

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                                            • Metro Central

                                              Amy Johnson

                                              • Port Melbourne VIC, Australia

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                                              Andy White

                                                Angelo Bonacci

                                                  Archer Talbot

                                                    Dan Weekes

                                                    • Albert Park VIC, Australia
                                                    • daniel_weekes@hotmail.com

                                                    Danielle Stefano

                                                    • Melbourne VIC, Australia
                                                    • danielle@elotikprotriathlon.com

                                                    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

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                                                      Emma Carney

                                                        Jarrod Johnstone

                                                        • Hawthorn VIC, Australia
                                                        • jarrodjohnstone@hotmail.com

                                                        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

                                                          Lyndsey Foster

                                                          • Melbourne VIC, Australia

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                                                          Michael Harvey

                                                          • Albert Park VIC, Australia

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                                                          Michael Pratt

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

                                                          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

                                                            Ollie Allan

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

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                                                            Rob Hill

                                                            • Melbourne VIC, Australia
                                                            • rrhilly@gmail.com

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                                                            Sarah Grove

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                                                              Sean Foster

                                                                Steve Davis

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                                                                  Vladimir Stanisavljevic

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

                                                                    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

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                                                                    Sarah Grove

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