Coaching Council

The Coaching Council is primarily responsible for:

Athlete development
Coach development
High Performance

This is handled through a mix of regional and national events. Squad training, general camps and fitness testing are all organised by the Coaching Council.

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Council Members

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    Andy Roosen

    Andy provides expert knowledge on the High Performance Working Party with a PhD in the bio mechanics of Karate
  • Image of Joe McGregor
    Council Member

    Joe McGregor

    Joe is currently the Chairperson for the Central North Island Council and a Coaches Council Member
  • Image of Leonard Kong
    Council Member

    Leonard Kong

    Coaching Council Rep. Leonard has been an assistant coach and National Team Member from 2002-2008.
  • Image of Gregor McLachan
    Council Member

    Gregor McLachan

    Represented NZ as a competitor and a Member for both the Lower North Island and Coaches Councils
  • Image of Rebecca Merrifield
    Council Member

    Rebecca Merrifield

    Represented NZ as a competitor and a Member for Canterbury Westland and Coaches councils
  • Image of Greg Burgess
    Council Member

    Greg Burgess

    During my time as a council member it is my hope to foster closer ties with the other clubs in the area.
  • Image of Adrian Tong
    Council Member

    Adrian Tong

    New member on the Coaches Council