An accomplished coach and Australian and New Zealand Paralympian. Competed in four Paralympics winning two silvers and two bronze medals. At the World Championships and Games for the Disabled, he won a bronze for Discus and a Gold for Discus at the IPC World Championships. An athletics coach for the Victorian Institute of Sport & the Australian Olympian team. Currently, an Athletics NZ High Performance Throws Coach (Para) and the newest coach to join the PAHC.
NZ Oceania Rep And Gold Medalist Javelin Senior Women.
World Masters 40-44 Javelin Gold Medalist.
Current PAHC President.
MELISSA BREARLEY- TIPENE
Papakura Senior Athlete of the year 2017. NZ Rep Oceania Games. Coach for middle, long distance, Individual programmes, fundamentals of running, runs coaching clinics NZ wide. Coach of Auckland Aspire Academy. James Kuegler Coaching. Current PAHC Committee Member.
Papakura Coach of the year 2017. NZ Assistant Sprint Coach at Australian Nationals and specialises in fitness, speed, sprints, middle distance, jumps and conditioning, Auckland relay u/20 coach. Richards athletes are Counties, Auckland, NZ National medalists, Cook Island Commonwealth Games, Oceania Games rep. Director of Kee Fitness Get Fit.
Current Counties Interprovincial And Trans Tasman Athletics Coach. Rob specialises with 10-16 year old athletes with sprints and jumps
KIRSTEN HELLIER Athletics NZ High-Performance Throws Coach. Silver medalist Commonwealth Games.Halberg Coach of the year. Former coach of Valerie Adams , Li Ling China and current coach of Jacko Gill .