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.

Summer Training Times


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.

Paul Circosta


Cam Pfeffer

Sprints and Mobility

Gary Morrisby

Multi-Events, Throws, Jumps

Ken Hastie


Kayleen Morrison

Multi-Events, Sprints, Hurdles, Jumps

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.