Nick has been involved in elite jumps since the 1980s and is an Athletics Australia Accredited Level 3 Coach.
He was ranked in the top 8 in Australia in Triple Jump as a young man and was part of an elite jumps squad, training alongside international athletes Gary Honey and David Culbert plus a host of nationally ranked athletes.
More recently Nick made his comeback to Masters’ competition and has won Gold Medals at Victorian Country Champs, Victorian Masters Champs, Australian Masters Champs, Australian Masters Games, Pan Pacific Masters Games and World Masters Games, and Silver at the 2016 World Masters Championships and has set various Victorian and Australian Records for the 45-49 & 50-54 Triple and Long Jumps.
Nick has always had some involvement in the coaching side of jumps having designed his own training programs and through helping Schools, Little, Junior and Senior Athletes.
2016/17 season: Nick’s squad jumped 116 PBs and won 15 Gold, 22 Silver and 26 Bronze Medals at Regional & above Champs.