Training





Affiliated Coaches

Susan McClenaghan - Susan's focus is Track and field - and specialises in Sprints through to 800m, Throws and Jumps.  she conducts training during the T&F season, Tuesdays from 5pm,  Wednesdays from 4pm and Thursdays from 5:30pm onwards, St Leonards track.   

Phone 0438 047 000

For more information about Susan click here

Gary Armstrong - Gary trains Little Athletics children for Track and Field and also has a thriving squad of Cross Country / Distance children.  

Gary provides training from 4pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Royal park and at the track on Wednesdays over summer. (From 3pm on school holidays)

Enquiries to Gary on 0419474579

Non affiliated coaches 

Anna Davie: Sprints and Middle Distance. Ages 10-14, all abilities welcome - major focus on enjoyment/personal improvement: Monday’s at the track from 4.30 pm.  Supportive / encouraging environment.  Enquiries 0437237141

Link  "My role as a coach is to develop the whole person and their skill set in a safe, supportive environment, as well as instilling a love of athletics. Having been involved in athletics for more than twenty years as both an athlete and a coach at local, state and national level,  I am able to recognise and develop athletes of all abilities. 

Our squad works as a team. We are supportive, encourage and motivate each other. We set both individual and squad goals and work in innovative ways to achieve them. We measure our success on improvement and ultimately enjoyment. "

Team RIOT (Running is Our Thing)

David Wagner:  Track and Distance Coach. Dave has a group of Masters athletes which he trains and is also available to train any athletes over 12  years of age.

Dave trains at the tracks most week nights. 

Enquiries 0429 727 943

For more information about Dave click here

Wenonah Sharman: Wenonah specialises in distance and steeplechase.  She works closely with Susan Andrews from Athletics Tasmania

You will find Wenonah at the track on Thursdays at 4pm - and either Mondays OR Tuesdays.  She can be contacted via email wenonah.sharman@gmail.com

 

Note: Athletes must be members of a club or little athletics centre in order to have insurance.  Track usage fees apply to train at St Leonards Athletic Centre. All trainers have completed level 2 Club coaching Accreditation and or Recreational Runner with Athletics Australia and hold valid WWC checks.

Track passes can be applied for here but check your AT registration T&F registered athletes have the Track Fees built into the registration