Club coaches

Dasha Kopecek
Accredited Level Two Kayak Coach (Flatwater)
Phone 0434 244 532 (best time to contact: 7-9pm weekdays)
Email dasha.kopecek@gmail.com

Interest: Juniors, U/23s and Masters (Vet) paddlers, intermediate to high performance level. Coaching availability Tues/Wed and Sat afternoon’s – by appointment. Personalised and small group (2 – 4 people) sessions. Mentor coaching via telephone support – for paddling, health and fitness. Accredited Exercise Physiologist (AEP – ESSA).

Joe Alia
Level One Flatwater Coach
Phone 0418 920 401
Email aliatec@alphalink.com.au

Marg Buck
Level One Flatwater Coach
Phone 9489 0556 
Email marg.buck@gmail.com

Neil Grierson
Level One Flatwater Coach 
Phone 0418 556 326
Email neil.grierson@gmail.com

Tony Payne
Level One Flatwater Coach 
Phone 0409 987 167
Email riskybiz@netspace.net.au

Provides introductory coaching
beginners in kayaking or canoeing.


Connie Todaro
Level One Flatwater Coach 
Phone 0418 142 137
Email bark2@alphalink.com.au

Julie Perriam
Level One Flatwater Coach 
Phone 0422 629 379
Email julieperriam@gmail.com

Jen Stevens
Level One Flatwater Coach 
Phone 0423 174 980
Email jenniferstevens@hotmail.com

Liz Jenkins
Level One Flatwater Coach 
Phone 0413 331 707
Email jenkins.elizabeth.l@edumail.vic.gov.au

Kieran Dews
Level One Flatwater Coach 
Phone 0401 939 445
Email dews-specialk@netspace.net.au