Our Coaches

NameArea of SpecialtyLocationContact DetailsNote
Don Dalgliesh  IAAF Level 3 in Middle Distance, BBS (Massey) with a major in Sports Coaching, registered ANZ coach. Coaching available for age 10 upwards in for summer and winter.Wellington Area. Also available to work with athletes outside Wellington area by email.dondalgliesh@xtra.co.nz
04 473 9414
027 407 0988
Coaching available for age 10 upwards in for summer and winter. Training sessions Monday and Wednesday Hutt Recreation Ground at 4.15pm, or Tuesdays and Thursdays Newtown Park at 4pm. Training for all levels from novices to elite athletes, working on quality rather than quantity, and ensuring that the athletes mix hard work with having fun.
Michael Duthie Wairarapamwtlduthie@xtra.co.nz
06 379 9330
Simon England  Lower Huttsimonengland@hotmail.com
Amanda Goldsmith Athletics New Zealand IAAF Level 3 Coach. High jump, Long jump, TrackTawa, Johnsonville, Wellingtonamandagoldsmith877@gmail.com
021 614064,
Mondays to Friday at Grenada North Park in the summer and Tuesdays and Thursdays pre season training at Johnsonville in the winter. Sundays gym in Tawa.
Anne Hare Sprints, Hurdles, Middle Distance & Race Walking Wellingtoncahare77@gmail.com
04 939 1488
021 703 193
NZ Qualified Coach
Olympic Finalist
3 x Commonwaealth Games
3 x World Cross Country
16 Ekiden Road Relays
Jonathan Harper RJT CL2 currently registered coach with Athletics NZWellingtonjonathonharper101@gmail.com
04 479 1799
Coaches cross country in the winter, middle distance track and LJ during summer. The squad is currently Years 5 to 8, but usually includes Years 9 and 10. The philosophy is to stay with the same athletes long term, so next year (2019) the youngest will be Year 6.
Mark Harris

MATS Training
Athletics NZ Approved Coach
GetSetGo Coach
RunJumpThrow Coach and Lecturer
IAAF L3 Sprints and Hurdles, IAAF L1 Lecturer and Trainer
Sport WLG Coach Trainer
Athletics NZ Distance, Sprints, Jumps, Throws Coach
Wairarapa, Wellingtonwww.maharris.co.nz
Mark 021 300 380
Our desire is to have fun while creating an environment that allows you to learn, perform and be the best you can be in sport.
Our experience and knowledge is from years of competing and representing New Zealand.
Liam Healey RJT CL2, Distance DL2, Level 1 sprints & relays, Core Athletics Level 1.  College age and up. From Sprinting to Distance.Upper Hutt, Wellingtonliamhe@xtra.co.nz
04 527 9897
027 343 7682
Based in Upper Hutt, but Coach nationwide, specialising in Middle to long distance coaching for a number of years.
Sprint Training mainly 5.30 Tues. & Thur. @ Trentham Memorial Park over summer.
Geoff Henry  RJT CL3, Distance DL3, Sprints DL3, Jumps DL3, Ultra Distance DL3, AWD CL2, Primary and College Age AthletesWellingtonghenry@actrix.co.nz
04 388 3536
Andrea Harris

MATS Training
RunJumpThrow Coach and LecturerWairarapa, Wellingtonwww.maharris.co.nzOur desire is to have fun while creating an environment that allows you to learn, perform and be the best you can be in sport.
Our experience and knowledge is from years of competing and representing New Zealand.
Peter Jack Distance DL2, Sprints DL2, Jumps DL2Wellingtonpajack@top.net.nz
04 388 6224
Michael Jacques Middle Distance & Long DistanceWellingtonmichael@mdj.co.nz
04 461 6461
0275 244 821
Middle & long distances all year round
Alistair LeslieDistance DL3, College Age AthletesTawa, Porirua, Wellingtonshape8@xtra.co.nz
04 232 3285
Distance and middle distance. Will coach any athlete serious about their performance. Training groups contact me as venues and days change
David Lewis Middle Distance and Distance.Wellington, Lower Huttdavid.lewis@orcon.net.nz
Qualification: IAAF CECS Level 2, ANZ DL2.
Registered Athletics New Zealand Coach. Age group: 12 and up.
Juan McDonaldTawa, Johnsonvillecoaching@olympicharriers.org.nz
027 4376615
Trainings at Grenada North Park on Tuesdays (4.20pm) and Alex Moore Park (6pm) and Thursdays at Grenada North Park (4.20pm).
Saturdays at Olympic Harrier Clubrooms, Alex Moore Park, Johnsonville in the winter (1.45pm)
John QuinnRJT CL3, Distance DL1, Sprints DL1, Jumps DL1, Throws DL3, College Age Athletes, IAAF L3 ThrowsWairarapaccbc@farmside.co.nz
06 379 6750
Peter Rendall  Wellington obnz@paradise.net.nz
Julie Richards  Middle DistanceWellingtonjuliemaerdy@yahoo.co.uk
021 2959026
IAAF level 2
Mike Ritchie Coaching sprints, 100 to 400m, Hurdles, High Jump, Long Jump, Pole Vault, Heptathlon and Decathlon.mpritchie@xtra.co.nz
027 4809188
NZ registered coach based in Wellington and training at Newtown track.
Shaka Sola  

Sola Power Throwing Academy
021 331 317
Chris Speakman Olympic Harrierschris.speakman@me.com
027 933 9843
Trainings Tuesdays Alex Moore Park 6pm
Todd Stevens Distance DL1WellingtonTodd.stevens@nz.pwc.com
021 781 238
Willy Szeto RJT CL3, Sprints DL3, Jumps DL2, College Age AthletesWellingtonwillys2@outlook.co.nz
021 762 913
Athletics NZ Accredited Coach.
REPs registered Personal Trainer (NZ Register of Exercise Professionals)
Alan Taylor  Managrewe-taylor@slingshot.co.nz
Richard Thomson  Jumps DL1, Throws DL1, College Age to Senior International AthletesWhitbytn@aotea.school.nz
I coach predominantly jumpers and sprinters. My group trains 6 days a week depending on training age.
I employ an holistic approach, creating environments to drive adaptation. Programmes incorporate combinations of track, hills and gym work to optimize athleticism.
Jay Waters  Hutt Valley Harriersjay@jaywaters.net
022 473 3654
Endurance training from half marathon plus. All year round.

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