ABOUT OUR HEAD COACHES
BRIAN STEHR (GOLD LEVEL COACH)
Both Brian and Peter have nearly 80 years’ worth of experience between them!
In the history of these two great coaches here’s a snapshot of their career achievements during that time.
Brian Stehr : GOLD LEVEL COACH ….[now called performance coach] (There are less than 100 in Australia)! “ Current board member for ASCTA (Australian Swimming Coaches and Teacher’s Association)
2004 Chairman of Queensland branch of ASCTA Past Board member of Swimming Queensland
1979- 1981 Palm Beach Currumbin coach
1980 : Owner of home learn to Swim School
1981-1995 Lessee/ Manager/ Head Coach Cotton Tree Olympic Pool
1995 – 2003 Immanuel Lutheran College pool Lease / Team Coach Oceania Championships 1995 Team Coach QLD to NZ short coarse Nationals Qld Academy of Sport Regional Network coach 2002-2004
2003- 2006 Kawana Aquatic centre / 2004 Trans Tasmin Junior Australian Team
2010 Team coach Commonwealth Games Deli
2006- 2011 Noosa Aquatic Centre Head Coach
2009 Team coach World Championships ROME
2011- “Today” Lessee/ Head Coach Good Shepherd Lutheran Pool
Results speak for themselves,
Swimmer Achievements: OLYMPIANS
Olympic Team Swimmers: Brian has been a development coach for.
Mel Schlanger/ Nee Wright “Olympic Gold Medallist”
Brittney Elmslie “Olympic Gold Medallist “ Jake Packard “Commonwealth games Gold Medallist and current Australian Champion”.
Nick Darcy 2008 Beijing Olympic Team
: 2009 Rome World Championships
: 2010 Commonwealth Games Deli Scott Hamlet Australian Pan Pacific Team Japan 1989 Damian Bawden 1993 Australian Team Pan pacific Championships And many Champion Surf swimmers. Grant Kenny, Lisa Kenny, Lana Rogers State and National Age and Open level swimmers: …. Literally 100’s
PETER DIAMOND (Silver Level Coach)
A WELL KNOWN NAME IN THE WORLD OF SWIMMING
41 YEARS OF COMMITMENT TO THE SPORT
LIFE MEMBER: Swimming Queensland,
. Brisbane Swimming,
. ASCTA Q.L.D
. The Redcliff swimming Club
. The North District Swimming Club
. The Grace swimming Club ASTCA : 2015 : Peter won Australia’s Outstanding Contribution To Swimming award.
Development coach of many Australian Representative teams.
Lecturer at clinics and Conferences.
Peter was awarded Sports Coach of the Year at Redcliff in the Anzac Day Awards.
1993- Nominated for Citizen of the year.
1995 Awarded a “City of Redcliff “Appreciation Award”
2004- Queensland Swimming made a presentation to Peter in recognition of his “Outstanding contribution to the sport of swimming in Queensland.
2005 Peter was selected as a coach to accompany 24 of Queensland’s finest young swimmers to Nagoya in Japan for Queensland swimming’s second cultural swimming trip. Peter continued his passion for developing young swimmers to realise their full potential.
Peter had in his care throughout his illustrious career.
OLYMPIANS: TRACEY WICKHAM
PAUL MOORFOOT COMMONWEALTH GAMES MEDALIST Alson, former Australian swimmers, Jo Liitzow , Michael Bohl and many others emerging at that time..
State and National Age and Open level swimmers: …. Literally 100’s
I’M SURE YOU WILL AGREE NO SWIM SCHOOL THIS SIDE OF THE BOARDER CAN OFFER YOUR CHILD THE BEST OPPORTUNITY IN SWIMMING WITH COACHES OF THIS CALIBER!