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Age Group Coach of The Year Award

The Triathlon Australia Coaching Awards were established in 2013 to recognise and honour Australian triathlon coaches who have demonstrated a commitment and dedication to coaching Australian triathletes, and who have helped Australian triathletes to achieve significant competition success at both the age group and the High Performance level. Competition success incorporates all disciplines and distances of triathlon and multisport events. There are two categories that are awarded on a retrospective basis that consider significant competition success over the previous seasons racing.

AGE GROUP COACH OF THE YEAR AWARD

2017 NOMINEES 

Natasha ROYAL (ACT)
Teresa THEAKER (QLD)
Chloe LANE (SA)
Fabrizio ANDREONI (VIC)
Kate BRAMLEY (VIC)
Steve GLEESON (WA)


2017 WINNER of the Age Group Coach of the Year Award

Fabrizio Andreoni - Victoria | Albury Wodonga Triathlon Club

Fabrizio is an coach on the Murray River looking after the large regional area that is Albury/Wodonga. He coaches a growing squad that is approaching 100 athletes including juniors, paratriathletes age groupers and elite. 

His approach is detailed and painstaking. This is required in his quest to assist athletes to achieve their objectives be they completing events through to representing Australia internationally. He is an inspirational and passionate coach with a thirst for knowledge and the ability to apply this knowledge gained from other coaches both local and international to his squad. With nearly 80 athletes he’s always got someone racing across Victoria, Australia and internationally each week and will have a strong contingent on the Gold Coast in September with 11 Age Group athletes at the World Championships. In 2018 Fab was a handler at the 2018 Commonwealth Games supporting the paratriathletes to great success.


AGE GROUP COACH OF THE YEAR AWARD RECIPIENTS

  • 2017 - Fabrizio Andreoni - VIC
  • 2016 - Corey Bacon - ACT
  • 2016 - Liz Grosper - VIC
  • 2015 - Corey Bacon - ACT
  • 2015 - Ross Pedlow - WA
  • 2014 - Mike Gee - WA
  • 2013 - Jarrod Evans - VIC
  • 2012 - Matthew Diamond - NSW