Meet The Coaches 2017-12-06T00:37:10+00:00

Xavier Coppock – Head Coach

Coaching Highlights:

2 x Hawaiian Ironman World Champion (40-44 Ben Bell 1st 2015, 25-29 Nathan Shearer 2016 8.58)
1 x Hawaiian Ironman World Champion Runner up (25-29 Lauren Parker 2nd 2015)
3 x Hawaiian Ironman World Championship Podium (50-54 Jody Gilchrist 4th 2015, 45-49 Sue Crowe 5th 2016, Ben Bell 3rd 40-44)
3 x 70.3 Ironman World Championship Podium (40-44 Ben Bell 2nd 2016, 40-44 Andrea Hopkin 4th 2016, 25 -29 Nathan Shearer 5th 2016)
1 x Long Course World Championship Podium (35-39 Mark Huber 3rd 2014)
20 x Age Group Ironman Winners
Multiple Age Group Prodiums across all distances (Sprint to Ironman)
2 x Professional Wins in 70.3 (Port Mc 2013, Murray Man 2013)
3 x Professional Podiums in Iron Distance Races
50 x Hawaiian Ironman Finishers at 100% finish rate (3 in 2013, 7 in 2014, 11 in 2015, 16 in 2016, 13 in 2017)
37 x Kona Qualifiers
28 x 70.3 World Championship Qualifiers
1 x XTerra World Championship Qualifier
ITU Junior Coach
6th Bateman’s Bay Grand Final as a bottom Age Grouper

Athlete Highlights:

3 x Ironman Age Group Winner – 2016 St Africa, 2015 Melbourne, 2014 Melbourne

4 x Hawaiian Ironman Finisher (Best time 9hr 9min, 67th overall)

4 x Sub 9hr Ironman Athlete (Best time 8hr 42min)
Winner Overall Murray Man Long Course 2011
3rd Overall Murray Man Long Course 2012
1 x Top 10 70.3 Finisher (8th Yeppoon 4hr 8min) Winner Asia Pacific Age Group (35-39) Ironman Championships 2014 (4th Amateur Overall)
Winner Asia Pacific Age Group (35-39) Ironman Championships 2015 (6th Amateur Overall)
Winner Multiple Age Group 70.3 races
Multiple Podiums in 70.3 & Ironman Races (incl Long Course)
1/2 Marathon PB of 1hr 17min 40 sec.

James Debenham

Coaching Highlights

5 x Hawaiian Ironman Qualifiers

3 x A/G Winning Coach

1 x Hawaiian Ironman World Championship top 10 finisher (F18-24 Kate Luckin)
1 x Ironman 70.3 podium

Athlete Highlights

2 x Hawaiian Ironman World Championship finisher (2014)
7 x Ironman finisher (PB 9:03 at IMWA 2013 (2nd M35-39))
1 x Ironman 70.3 World Championship finisher (2013)
Multiple Ironman 70.3 podium places (PB 4:15 on 3 occasions)
2012 State Duathlon Champion
2013 WA Triathlete of the year (M30-34)

Nic Deduhin

Coaching Highlights

2017 Murray Man 1st F35-39 Winner (5th Overall Female)
1x Ironman 70.3 World Championship Qualifier 2016
2016 Ironman 70.3 Philippines 2nd F30-34 2016/17 Triathlon
SA State Series F50-54 Age Group Winner 2016/17
Dare2Tri Triathlon Series Winner 2015
Ironman Bintan 70.3 4th F30-34 2015/16 Dare2Tri Triathlon Series Winner
 Athlete Highlights

1x Ironman Finisher (11:16)

5 x Ironman 70.3 finisher (PB 5:03)

Olympic Distance (PB 2:21)
2 x Marathon Finisher (PB 3:40)