Keilor has a range of coaching opportunities:

  • On-track skill development for U6s and U7s from September through to December

  • Centre training Tuesday Nights 6pm - 7pm during the summer season.

  • Relay coaching.

  • Skills clinics leading up to the regional and state Track and Field Championships.

  • Event specific training in the lead up to State Track & Field.

  • Cross country training during the winter season (Thu 5:30 - 6:15pm) Starts 9 May 2019.

  • Links to affiliated private coaches.


Coaching videos

For those who would like to see some best practice videos to see how they can help their children and other athletes, check out the link below:

Who are our coaches and affiliated coaches?

John McCall, On Track coach


John has been providing skills development activites for U6s and U7s for many years now. A qualified sports teacher, John is also the state On-Track coordinator and is helping to roll out the On-Track program across the whole of Australia.

Talia Panozzo & Riley Caines - Proactive

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ProActive Development Coaching offers private coaching allowing children and teenagers opportunities to prosper and develop as future athletes for their chosen sporting path. Events that we specialise in include sprints, hurdles and jumps. Not only do we tailor to athletics, but also include programs that complement other sports such as football, basketball, and netball through sessions working on:


• Technique (Biomechanics/Movement)

• Strength and Conditioning

• Fundamental Motor Skills

• Flexibility

• Promoting Health and Fitness as a lifestyle


ProActive over the years has provided athletic development to some of the best athletes in the country, which have gone on to have future careers in a variety of sports including Athletics, AFL, Rugby League, Netball, Volleyball and Soccer ~ from regional, state, national and international level.

 Training times are Tuesdays and Thursdays 4:30-5:30pm.

For further details and enquires please don’t hesitate to contact Talia Panozzo on 0466938006 or email

SCOTT SIDLEY - Event specific Track & Field coaching


Scott assists Keilior from time to time with specialist coaching and also provides private coaching to families.

Scott describes the support he provides as the following: 

Location: Keilor Park Athletics Track

Events Coached: sprints, jumps, hurdles, throws, multi events

Preferred Age Groups:  U12 +

Days/Times:  Monday pm, Friday pm, and Sunday am.

All by prior arrangement during August and September, so please call to confirm attendance and times.

During the daylight savings period, Scott will look to set consistent times for each week.


– Lv.2 Advanced Coach – Jumps
– Lv.2 Advanced Coach – Sprints Relays & Hurdles
– Lv.2 Intermediate Club Coach
– IAAF Kids’ Athletics Coach

Coaching Experience:

Scott coaches at local private schools particularly specialising in jumping events, high jump, long jump and triple jump. He has worked with junior athletes at a variety of levels from athletes competing in discus, hurdles,high jump and long jump at the Victorian State Championships to kids developing fundamental athletic skills in primary school programs.

Competition Experience:

Scott is a former KLAC athlete who has gone on to compete at state and national level in the decathlon and has had recent USA college experience competing in NCAA track and field championships.

Phone number: 0435 269 174