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The Saints Football Academy targets 14 to 18 year old footballers.

The aim of the Saints Football Academy will be to focus on improving a young footballer’s skills, game sense and off field preparation around nutrition, recovery and cross training programs. Sessions will be held in Warrnambool at Warrnambool College.

The Koroit Football Netball Club is very excited to announce that the forthcoming Saints Academy will have two AFL representatives in Bernie Vince (Melbourne Football Club)and Marty Gleeson (Essendon Football Club) as its ambassadors. Both Marty and Bernie will provide current AFL training techniques into the program being offered along with attendance at specific sessions.

This Academy is being prepared and led by Adam Dowie, a seven time premiership coach who has also coached at TAC Cup level with the Gippsland Power. Assisting Adam will be highly experienced and respected current and former coaches including Brian Brown, Nick O’Sullivan and recently appointed Senior Coach of the Koroit Football Netball Club, Chris McLaren. Current premiership players of the Club will also assist in the running of the program.

The Saints Academy provides participants the opportunity to gain valuable tuition in all facets of football including;

  • Kicking Analysis

  • Conditioning

  • Nutrition

  • Cross Training

  • Recovery Techniques

  • Game Sense Drills

Further information:


Alistair McCosh

0448 830 115

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