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Sprints and Hurdles
Typical athletes in squad training are aged from 12 – 50 with many training in more than 1 throw event. I also cater for the combined-event athletes. Coaching experience over the past 20+ years Junior through to Master athletes. I am a Coaching mentor and Coaching Course presenter for Little Athletics Victoria (since 2005) and Australian Track & Field Coaches Association (since 2019). I am an active LAVic Junior Development Squad Coach, Throws (since 2003) and Club Coach at Diamond Valley Little Athletics Club (since 1998) and Club Coach at Diamond Valley Athletic Club since 2004. I am experienced in technical fault correction, strength and conditioning for throw events and biomechanical analysis of technique.
Elite Performance Level 4 Throws
Australian Track & Field Coaches Ass. Member
5:00pm – 7:30pm on Tuesday & Thursday at Willinda Park centre
Fees for coaching will be negotiated on an individual basis
Ph: 0411 432 710, Email:
Matt coaches throwing events including javelin, shot put, discus and hammer throw. Matt is an athlete and Level 3 accredited throws coach with DVAC, and was originally a little athlete at the DVLAC. He coaches athletes from beginner level to elite, including athletes with special needs and from culturally diverse backgrounds. Matt focuses on providing an innovative, positive and inclusive group training environment, and can provide private sessions by consultation. He maintains his professional development through participation in coaching conferences, the Athletics Australia coaching framework and networking with like-minded coaches.
Matt holds a Level 3 IAAF coaching certificate
Group training is on Monday and Wednesday nights from 5-6.30/7pm (seniors javelin after 6pm) from September through to March.
Athletes or parents can contact Matt personally for information about fees for group and/or private sessions via email.
Ph: 0423 323 929, Email: