Coaches


Ashgrove supports¬†a team of coaches to overview the activities of all of the Club’s members from those competing at state or national levels to those aiming to complete their first event.


Winter Training Times

HEAD COACH

JOHN PURCELL
Head Coach

Qualified Level Two Coach in Distance and Sprints.
John has worked with school, club, state and national level athletes from 100m through to Ultra Marathon, including the running component of triathlon and orienteering.
John’s particular focus is on the principles of Long-Term Athlete Development in order to give athletes the chance to achieve their full potential.
John has been a long term member of the Club and is responsible for the Club’s team of coaches.

Coaching by Appointment

Personal coaching, outside of the Club’s organised training sessions, can also be organised. Coaching is available across all disciplines of track and field as well as road running distances.

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