Coaches and Coordinators
Mike Bosch is our running coach for the Thursday night interval session, as-well as our Men in Triathlon Coach. Mike brings with him a lifetime of running experience both at an elite level and within the sport of triathlon. Mike is both enthusiastic and generous and his sessions are inclusive of all abilities.
Kevin Chua is our Novice and Junior Saturday Coach, as-well as our Men in Triathlon Coach. Kevin is kind, patient and looks after everyone. He is a sounding board of advice and will assist you in any way he can in starting your triathlon journey. If you ask any member of NCTC, they will tell you, they have all been shaped by Kevin’s guidance.
Janine Kaye has a number of coaching roles within the club including VC of our Trystars End of Event, Tuesday mixed pace run session. Janine was also the winner of the TWA Coach of the Year award in 2019. Janine’s enthusiasm for triathlon is contagious and her dedication to coaching is invaluable.
Andrew Ridley coaches our Summer Friday morning open water swim session. He was named the Sorrento Surf Life Saving Coach of 2020! Andrew is a qualified Surf Life Saving Coach, a Bronze Licence Swim Coach- Swimming Australia Ltd. (SAL) and Bronze Licence Swim Coach- Open Water Swimming (SAL). Andrew brings a wealth of knowledge and experience about open water swimming and his sessions are fun and inclusive of all levels.
Sue Scott has been an accredited Triathlon Australia (TA) Development Coach at NCTC since 2006. Her main coaching has been Cycle Coach of the Women in Triathlon (WIT) course. Sue was also the Trystars Coach for a number of years. In more recent years Sue has filled in for the NCTC coached swim sessions and now is to be the Swim Coach for Wednesday nights. Sue is also an active TA Technical Official and Level 1 World Triathlon official. When not participating herself in triathlon, she is often part of the Technical Official Team, both locally and nationally. Professionally she also works as a Physiotherapist.
Wouter is the coach and coordinator of the junior program, as-well as the Men in Triathlon Coach and general Program Coordinator. His passion for endurance sports and their underpinning science lead him to pursue a PhD in sports science at ECU and being recognised as an Australian accredited Performance Coach. Wouter was a former international junior triathlete for the Belgian team and gained coaching experience in international training groups and as coach of the Belgian elite junior team.
Kira is our TryStars coach and our Monday Night Swim Coach. She has a Bachelor of Education (Physical Education). Kira loves completing in triathlon and is super excited to have lots of fun and get more youngsters enthusiastic about the world of swim, bike and run.
Robyn has been involved in triathlon for 30 years as a coach, tech official and athlete. She has been a development coach for much of this time involved mainly with the coaching of women. For 8 years she was the race and coaching director of Women’s Triathlon WA during which time we built this event from 100 to almost 1000 participants and conducted lead up training programs for 250 women annually. In recent years Robyn has concentrated on providing training plans and group sessions in the lead up to the Busselton festival of triathlon.
Women in Triathlon Coordinator
Saturday Ride Coordinator
Saturday Ride Coordinator
Men in Triathlon Coordinator