Brenden joins our team with an impressive sporting career behind him. Brenden was a professional Rugby player for the ACT Kookaburras in the 90’s as well as the ACT Brumbies. Following on from that he has played in Japan for the Kubota Rugby Japan team in 2000 and then back to Australia to play with the Canberra Vikings in 2001. In 2002 he started his coaching career with the Tuggeranong Vikings and for the next 10 years he devoted his coaching to Primary After School Sports and Pass Sports Australia where he was Managing Director, then Chief Executive Officer; along with many coaching appointments for private schools such as Brisbane Boys College. Brenden has devoted much of his career to coaching and currently runs RugbyTek Academy on the Gold Coast.
We are very privileged to have Brenden join our team as our Manager and Trainer for our Sports Education programs i.e. Diploma of Sports Coaching, Diploma of Sports & Recreation Management, and Fitness programs. Brenden holds a Certificate III and IV in Fitness from Australian Institute of Fitness and a Diploma Sports Coaching from the Northern Territory University, along with ASCA Level 1 and 2 Strength and Conditioning.
Brenden is very much looking forward to imparting his wealth of industry knowledge with our future Sport & Fitness students.