Todd Dawson
Lv.2 Intermediate Recreational Running Coach
Lv.1 Community Athletics Coach
Manly / Wynnum
0412 738 541
BTB performance coaching
Distance,Running Squad
All Skill Levels
Thursdays 5:30 am - 6:45 am

Todd is currently a level 2 recreational athletics coach with Athletics Australia. He coaches road and trail runners and has 800 hours coaching experience, he is completlining his final year of Sport & Exercise Science degree at Australian Catholic University, Brisbane. Todd coached under Patrick Nispel for 2 years with P.A.T.42.2 Running, whom is a multiple 10 km, half and marathon winner on a world stage.  

 His sporting background is running and he has over 20 years of running experience. Todd started running in primary school and continued through into high school, representing his school in many metropolitan carnivals over middle and long distances as well as cross country 10 km. After high school, Todd continued to drive his passion for running and continued trail running for the next 8 years in the blue mountains N.S.W.

Over the years Todd has competed in many different sports events including surfing, rock climbing, mountaineering and triathlons. In 2012 Todd represented Australia in Mammut’s 150 peak challenge, and climbed Mt Aspiring (3022 m) in New Zealand in 18hrs (Colin todd Hut-Summit-Aspiring hut).

Personal bests:

  • 5km 18.30
  • 10km 39:11
  • gold coast half marathon 1:31.15
  • Beerwah @night Marathon 4:54:19-  10th overall
  • Queensland triathlon series: Sprint 1:13:28
  • Duathlon 2:13: 10
  • Olympic Triathlon 2:23
  • Tre-x cross B2B 2:59:11 (Cat 5th)


Todd’s has a particular interest in:

  • Running Biomechanics
  • Running Foundations and development
  • Athlete development and longevity
  • Data Analysis
  • Pace anaylsis