Elite performance consultant and advisor to professional sports teams and international sporting organizations since 2000. Olympic Games (x2); Commonwealth Games (x1); World Championships (x5); World Cups (x7); Southeast Asian Games (x4); and Asian Games (x2).
2016 Indonesian Olympic Team • Performance Scientist (Badminton), Olympic Games, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2008 Indonesian Olympic Team • Head, Strength & Conditioning, Olympic Games Beijing, China
2018 Scotland Basketball • Athlete Health & Performance Lead, 2018 Commonwealth Games
2016/19 Illawarra Hawks • Performance Scientist, National Basketball League
2014/16 Townsville Crocodiles • Director, High Performance Unit National Basketball League
2017/19 Townsville Fire • Senior Performance Advisor, Women’s National Basketball League
2012/14 Perth Wildcats • Head of Performance Science & Research, National Basketball League
2012/14 Basketball WA • Head of Physical Preparation & Youth Development, High Performance Program
2012/13 West Coast Waves • Performance & Research Advisor, Women’s National Basketball League
2008/09 DetEksi Basketball League • Performance Advisor, Indonesia
2018 Polska Rugby XIII • Performance Advisor, 2018 Emerging Nations RLWC
2017 Scotland Rugby League • Head, Athlete Performance, Rugby League World Cup
2015/17 Northern Pride RLFC • Director, High Performance Unit, Queensland Rugby League
2012 Penrith Panthers • Senior Sports Scientist & Research Associate, National Rugby League
2008 Melbourne Storm • Research Associate, National Rugby League
2007 Wests Tigers • Sports Scientist & Research Associate, National Rugby League
2006/15 Western Region Academy of Sport, Director, Strength & Conditioning
2017/19 Physical Preparation Consultant • “Sik Mik” Hannah, UCI MTB World Championships & World Cup
Strategic development leading world-best practice and innovation in performance science that empowers inter-disciplinary teams to focus on athlete-centred solutions that drives and optimizes performance enhancement.
Course Director, Strength and Conditioning, University of Wollongong, NSW Australia
Former Director, High Performance Sport Initiative, James Cook University, Cairns Australia
Former Course Director, Master of Clinical Exercise Physiology (Rehabilitation), Charles Sturt University, Australia
Special Interest Group Presenter, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association
Level 1 Course Presenter, Australian Strength and Conditioning Association
Associate Editor, Journal of Australian Strength and Conditioning
National Roadshow Workshops Presenter, Exercise and Sports Science Australia
I am driven by this goal: To maximise athletic performance through systematic and scientific approaches to training and education.
I have a passion & desire to see others succeed and reach their full potential.
Current trends in strength and conditioning
International Conference on Interdisciplinary Approach in Sports, Yogyakarta, Indonesia 2019
Building the athlete: Physical conditioning
Athletics Australia’s National Coaching Conference, Townsville, QLD 2019
Physical preparation strategies for Olympic athletes
Sports Medicine Australia Sports Trainers Conference, Sydney Australia 2012
Preparing the Indonesian Olympic Team: A strength & conditioning perspective
National Strength & Conditioning Association National Conference, Las Vegas USA 2011
Nutrition science: The role of strength nutrition in enhancing muscle mass & performance
Australian Strength and Conditioning Association Special Interest Group Workshop, Sydney Australia 2019
Supplement use in professional sport: Controversial or Conventional?
International Conference on Applied Strength and Conditioning, Melbourne Australia 2014
Effect of multi-nutrient supplementation during acute resistance exercise on torque production and neural drive in strength-trained athletes.
Exercise and Sport Science Australia Conference. Adelaide, SA, Australia 2014
Sports nutrition: Application for training, recovery & performance
International Fitness Convention and Expo, Sydney Australia 2013
Effect of nutrient timing on acute biochemical responses and recovery to resistance exercise in strength-trained athletes.
Exercise and Sport Science Australia Conference. Gold Coast, QLD, Australia. 2012
Nutrient timing strategies and the strength athlete: The latest research
International Conference on Applied Strength and Conditioning, Gold Coast Australia 2011
Recovery techniques & fatigue management for athletes
International Conference on Interdisciplinary Approach in Sports, Pre-Conference Session, Yogyakarta, Indonesia 2019
Physical preparation & recovery: Preparing to win on-court battles
Basketball Scotland Coaches Summit, Edinburgh, Scotland 2018
Application of sports science in monitoring fatigue & managing recovery
Road to the 18th Asian Games Seminar Bandung Indonesia 2015
Role of the core in athletic performance of an unanticipated agility task.
Australasian Biomechanics Conference University of Wollongong Australia 2014
Monitoring neuromuscular fatigue in female basketball players across training & game performance.
International Conference on Applied Strength and Conditioning, Melbourne, VIC. Australia 2013
I aim to leave my audiences, whether students, athletes or peers, inspired, driven, encouraged, motivated and focused.