Iain Jones


Relevant Coaching Experience

Coach NT Swimming Team- Australian Short Course Championships/SAL ID Camp 2017

Head Coach, Alice Springs Swimming Club, NT Institute of Sport Triathlon Coach 2015

Head Coach Coffs Harbour Swim Club 2006-2012

Head Coach Lismore Swimming Team 1997-2006

Member NSW Sanyo Sharks Swimming Team- Scholarship Coach 1998

Coach Ryde Swimming Centre and LTS teacher / Assistant National Coach (Carlile Swimming) 1985-1997

Coach- NSW Blind Swimming Team 1991-1994

Coach- Australian Blind Swimming Team 1992 Barcelona Paralympics

Technical Convener & Representative for Australian Blind Swimming 1991-1996

Professional Aquatic Qualifications

2017           Ochre Card (Working with Children) # 45946

2017           Lifeguard, St Johns 1st Aid, Advanced Resuscitation and CPR,

2013            Level 2: Exercise Professional–Fitness AustReg #037505 & L2 Crossfit Coach

2010            ASCTA- Licence Silver ID 2765, Open Water Swimming Coach

                   ASCTA Mentor / Assessor Coach, AUSTSWIM Instructor / Assessor- NSW

                   Instructor / Assessor the Royal Life Saving Society of Australia- Life Guard, Bronze Medallion

Dry Land Qualifications  

2015            Level 2 CrossFit Coach, CrossFit Kids Coach

2013            Level 2 Exercise Professional–Fitness AustReg #037505

2010            Strength & Conditioning Coach Level 1

                   Club Weight Lifting Sports Power Coach Licence 1

2008            Certificate IV in Fitness – Personal Trainer


30 plus years of LTS and Coaching- Mentor: Forbes and Ursulla (Carlile Swimming)

Major influences in my coaching career Former Olympic Coaches Greg Salter and Tony Shaw,

2009 1st place Open Surf Swim Australian Surf Life Saving Championships:- Courtney Hancock

2110 2nd place Open Surf Swim Australian Surf Life Saving Championships:- Courtney Hancock

2008 Fina World Masters Perth:- Matt Frodsham 35-39 years - 200Fs 8th, 200Bk 3rd, 100Bk 4th, 200Fs 4th, 200Fly 8th

State, National and World Record Holders multi dis-abilities:- Paralympic athletes

Have coached athletes for multi distance Triathlons including Half Ironman and Full Ironman distances as well as athletes for Coolangatta Gold and Open water racing.


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