Box Hill Classic 2019 RESULTS
A full-time Sport Scientist and Coach, Mike has worked in these capacities with athletes from several sports at a range of levels from Amateur to State, National and International. His passion and main focus is Middle and Long Distance athletics and Cross-Country, in which he has worked for almost a decade. He gained much experience over several years under the mentorship of Richard Huggins, and was the Little Athletics Victoria (LAVic) Junior Development Squad’s Middle-Distance Coach between 2008-2012 and LAVic’s ALAC State Squad Middle Distance Coach 2010-2012. In 2008 he won the Australian Association for Exercise and Sports Scientists’ (AAESS, now known as ESSA) Student Academic Achievement and Contribution to Industry Award, and provides field-placement and mentoring to many final-year Sport Science students.Other sports he has worked with extensively include Cycling, Triathlon, Powerlifting, Weightlifting, and Football (AFL and Soccer).Formerly enlisted as a regular in the Army, he has also helped prepare candidates for entry tests in to the Military, Fire Brigade, and State and Federal Police Services.