Triathlon Coaches

Triathlon coaches at are fully accredited and insured triathlon coaches. All triathlon coaches have completed all relevant qualifications and training courses + more pertaining to the level of squad they are involved with. Your enjoyment and more so your safety is our number one priority. Operating 5 Tiers of coaching levels, we have effectively combined knowledge with experience to make sure all training levels are challenging and rewarding.

Jarrod Evans – Director and Head Coach (Level 3 TAHP Elite Coach)

Jarrod Evans

Jarrod Evans has been one of the most successful triathlon coaches in triathlon and multi-sport for over 19 years, since 2003 as a full time Professional Triathlon Coach.

Since 2004 he worked as the Assistant Coach with the VIS Triathlon Program, and as an AIS Triathlon Program Home Coach, and is one of only 6 coaches in Australia to hold Triathlon Australia High Performance Level 3 Elite Qualification.

In 2014, he was awarded the 2013 Triathlon Australia Age Group Coach of the Year.

As a Professional Triathlon Coach, he has represented Australia as a Head Coach, Team Coach and Assistant Coach at numerous World Championship Series Events, World Cup and Continental Championship events.

As well as being a fully qualified swim teacher, personal trainer and gym instructor, he currently works in the Triathlon Australia High Performance Coaching framework assisting the next lot of junior elite athletes successfully make the jump to the professional world stage. Since 2002 he has also seen the cross over in the development to elite long course athletes, now coaching some of Australia’s fastest short course and long course age groupers and professionals racing today.

Not only is he well credentialed as a coach, but the below is a brief snapshot of some of his best racing results as an age group athlete and he continues to keep fit and healthy today;

  • Level 3 TA High Performance Coach
  • 2013 Triathlon Australia Coach of the Year – Age Group
  • Australian Sprint Distance Champion – Age Group
  • Australian Olympic Distance Champion – Age Group
  • 4 x Victorian Sprint Distance Champion – Age Group
  • 2 x Victorian Olympic Distance Champion – Age Group
  • Australian Junior Duathlon Champion
  • Elite Competitor 2001-2003

Stephane Van Der Bruggen – Advanced Age Group Squad Head Coach

As an athlete, Stephane has been competing since he was 12 years old. And in 2009, at 33 years of age – he has just about covered every base in the sport of Triathlon. Racing for his home country of Belgium, he is a former junior and senior triathlon representative, and has also lined up in some of Victoria’s premier elite triathlons over the past 10 years.

He is an Australian Sprint Distance Champion, Gatorade Age Group Series Champion, a former Victorian Olympic Age Group Champion and he is a multiple Ironman finisher, and is a swim – bike specialist. He now calls Geelong home, and we are thankful he has now turned his hand to coaching to help relay some of that knowledge and experience to our athletes.

  • Level 1 Triathlon Coach / Triathlon Australia
  • 5 x Victorian Triathlon Champion – Age Group
  • 4 x Australian Triathlon Champion – Age Group
  • 2 x World Age Group Championship Medallist
  • Triathlon Australia National Age Group Series Champion
  • ITU Professional Triathlete 1997-2003
  • 35-39 Gatorade Series Age Group Champion 2012/2013

Ross Young – Beginner Squad Head Coach and Online Triathlon Coach

Ross Young, is a former elite runner and steeple-chaser. Achieving personal times for 5km and 10km in the 15min and 30min ranges he is well versed on the requirements of running fast and efficient for triathlon.

A 70.3 Age Group Champion and Hawaiian Ironman competitor, he brings of a wealth of top level running experience and technical example to our stable of coaches and we are rapt to have him on board.

  • Level 1 Triathlon Coach / Triathlon Australia
  • 3 x 70.3 Age Group Champion
  • Victorian Olympic Distance Champion – Age Group
  • Northern Territory Longcourse Triathlon Champion
  • Western Australian Triathlete of the Year
  • Hawaiian Ironman Athlete
  • National Level Runner
  • PB Track Run Times (3km = 8.48m / 5km = 14.47m / 10km = 30.30m)

Levi Maxwell – Beginner Squad Assistant and Online Triathlon Coach

levi maxwell

Levi Maxwell is an individual on the rise. Levi comes to enduranceteams highly successful coaching group as someone who has and is currently progressing through its development pathway on his way to a professional career. Enduranceteam ‘best standard’ policy is no better represented than Levi coming on board as a triathlon coach. Levi brings a superior work ethic, unwavering commitment to excellence and a passion for seeing people get the best out of themselves at any level. Levi’s experience as an athlete belies his age and his knowledge of the enduranceteam system of progression and process is second to none.

As an athlete, in 2014 at only 24, he has been able to carve out 4 Victorian Age Group Champion titles and now is banging on the door of a professional career. As a coach Levi will be exclusively working with our beginner athletes with their triathlon programming but also will exclusively take on a select number of online athletes as well. We are rapt to have Levi on board.

  • Level 1 Triathlon Coach / Triathlon Australia
  • 4 x Victorian Triathlon Champion – Age Group
  • Ironman Age Group Champion
  • 5150 Open Champion
  • 70.3 Age Group Champion
  • Ironman Age Group Podium athlete
  • Xosize and Gatorade Series Age Group Race Winner
  • Aspiring professional long-course triathlete

Chloe Butt - Beginner Squad Assistant and Online Triathlon Coach

Chloe Butt is a former Elite Pool and Open Water Swimmer, making the jump to Elite Triathlon.

Chloe has won many Open Water Swim Events including a Bronze Medal at the National Open Water Championships in 2012.

Specializing in Stroke Correction, she is a valued addition to our coaching team and it is to the absolute gain of athletes attending our beginner triathlon training levels.

  • National Level Swimmer
  • Victorian Open Water Swimming Champion
  • Australian Aquathon Champion
  • Bachelor of Applied Science / Bachelor of Nursing

Bo Chudosnik – Assistant Coach (Level 1 TA Coach)

Bo has been with Postive Image Triathlon Team, Tri-alliance and since their inceptions. He is the most experienced of our assistant coaching staff.

Bo brings to the team over 20 years of experience in the fitness industry with qualifications to match; B.A (PE), B.Ed, Grad Dip Bus.Man, M.B.A, Dip A.

His achievements in sport are just as impressive, being a finisher of the gruelling Coolongatta Gold, and a State and National surf ironman representative. As well as working with, Bo is a career teacher at Sacred Heart and a presenter and lecturer with the Victorian Fitness Academy.