Martin Sheppard

Martin Sheppard has been coaching for twenty-plus years and has coached from little athletics up to national champions, with over a dozen national podium finishes in the past six years. Focusing on encouraging athletes to get the best out of themselves in the high jump, with girls jumping from 1.45m to boys over 2m. As […]

Masoud Ghasabani

Masoud Ghasabani (Mas) has been training and competing in high jump for 17 years and is passionate about fitness/athletics. He has been working with Martin Sheppard for the past three years coaching youngsters and new people to the discipline. He loves to guide others to reach their potential, with an eye for detail and lots […]

Max Warlow

Max Warlow has been a member of Essendon for in excess of 50 years competing at a high level in sprints for an amazing length of time. He has been coaching sprinters for more than 40 years, and has coached numerous Vic Title holders (male and female) as well as place getters in Australian Titles […]

Stephen Murphy

Stephen Murphy is the team coordinator of the Red and Black Recreational Running Team (R&B). This team was set up to provide opportunities for those who are just starting out with their running or for those joggers/parkrunners looking to be involved in a regular running group to support and assist their running training and progress. […]

Steve Gaffney

Steve Gaffney has been coaching athletes in events from 100m to 800m for over 41 years. Steve has held a Level 5 coaching accreditation since 1991 in Sprints and Relays, as recognised by Athletics Australia and the Australian Track and Fields Coaches Association. He also holds a Level 1 qualification from the Australian Strength and […]

Susi Strasser

Susi began her athletics career in Switzerland before moving to Australia in 1989, with her coaching journey began in 1995. Once her children began participating in Little Athletics, Susi furthered her coaching knowledge by assisting fellow club coach Gregor Gojrzewski before taking on coaching positions with Essendon Little Athletics Centre and Special Olympics. Susi’s passion […]

Bill Georgantas

Bill Georgantas is a qualified PE teacher and has over 10 years coaching experience in Pole Vault. He has coached 2 athletes to the world youth championships. Bill also coached the Australian National Under 16 champion for 2016/17. Qualification:Level 2 Club Coach Phone:0420 711 271 Track Times:Monday and Friday nights, 4 pm to 5 pm. […]