victoria-golf-foundation-logo-final ab_121216_0418   Yallourn Golf Club

 

The Gippsland Sports Academy  Golf Program, proudly supported by Victorian Golf Foundation will act as the peak golf program throughout Gippsland.  The G.S.A.  gratefully appreciates the support that the Yallourn Golf Club provide with regular access to their venue for training throughout the year.

The Academy team will be coordinated by the Gippsland Sports Academy Golf Advisory Panel and Program Staff and will provide a development pathway to the Victorian Institute of Sport for regionally based athletes.

The Academy shall also provide off-course services around strength and conditioning, sport science and athlete education to compliment the work being done on the course to develop the Golf athletes.

The 2016 program commenced with an Induction day on February 14th, this will be followed by the Moonah Links Golf Camp over the March Labour day weekend.

 

Well done to the athletes on their progress in the program so far.

The next few coaching session will all me held at Yallourn Golf Club.

Dates are as follows:

  • Saturday 2nd July at 1pm
  • Saturday 16th July at 1pm
  • Saturday 13th August 1pm
  • Saturday 27th August 1pm

 

 

 

 

Support Staff

Richard Cooney

(Head Coach)

Tom Wheeler & James Veale

(Strength & Conditioning)

David Williams

(Psychology)

Ola Luczak

(Nutrition & Hydration)

Advisory Panel

Robert Goldie

(GSA Board Rep)

Jamey Mullen

(GSA Board Rep)

Ben Sweeney

(Golf Foundation Victoria)

Richard Cooney

(Head Coach)

Brett Wyllie

(East Gippsland Rep)

Daniel Poyton

(South Gippsland rep)

Jim Vivian

(GSA E.O)

 

Athletes (2015)

Lachlan Bambridge

Jackson Caddy

Lachlan Cornish

Alex Geyer

Corey Hardy

Jordy Hay

Charley McKenna

Angus McPherson

Nick McQualter

Josh O’Brien-Reiter

Tia Tompkin

Pieter Van Der Horst

 

Athletes (2016)

Lachlan Bambridge

Alex Geyer

Cory Hardy

Jordy Hay

Charley McKenna

Angus McPherson

Tia Tompkin