A Harrier man really but has taken the helm of the Athletics club since 2017. He has been involved in the club for many years along with his wife, Jan, & children.
the club and the committee in 2017. Took on the role of club
development coordinator in 2019.
Loves running any distance from 60m
to 10 000m. Also a keen Hammer thrower.
A life member whose been in the club since 1993. Has had long stints on the committee as club president, club secretary, club captain & Harrier chairperson. Loves organizing events such as the 3 pigs, participating in club activities & socializing with the members. We don't know what we'd do without her!
Chair of junior athletics.
& Senior Athletics Chair
Has been a member since 2016. Has competed in many different aspects of athletics but the middle distance events are her specialty. At the World Masters Athletics Champs, she achieved gold in the 10,000m track and did a world record for the 3 km steeplechase many years ago.
Athletics Northland Representative
Athletics Whangarei representative on the Athletics Northland Committee
Publicity / Uniforms
Jan looks after the uniforms and publicity at the club. She also looks after the bookings and the management of stadium.
First joined the club committee in 1956. Has been President several times.
Main interest areas in Athletics are governance, competition & coaching.
He has coached club members from entry level to National class & several athletes to international levels in a variety of disciplines & is still mentoring & coaching.