High Performance Team


Golf Victoria prides itself on its team of coaches and sports science support personnel.  Many are recognised as experts in their field and are also part of the Golf Australia national HP program.

The team are committed to developing our talented players to achieve their goals.  They have a coordinated and holistic approach to athlete development which has seen many of our elite amateur players winning both nationally and internationally.




Marty Joyce

·         VIS Head Coach

·         GA National Coach

·         GV Mens State Team Coach





Darren Cole

·         VIS Assistant Coach

·         GV Womens State Team Coach

·         GV Junior Girls State Coach





Richard Cooney

·         Head Professional – Rosanna GC

·         Specialist Putting Coach

·         Former GV Mens State Team Coach





David Capaldo

·         Head Professional – Peninsula Kingswood

·         Specialist Golf Coach

·         GV Junior Boys State Coach





Stuart Leong

·         Co Founder – Shots to Hole

·         Specialist Putting Coach - Aimpoint

·         GA Technology Director





Dr Noel Blundell

·         Sports Psychologist

·         Specialist in elite athlete performance

·         GA Consultant





Ryan Lumsden

·         3d Specialist

·         Internationally renowned

·         GA Consultant



Paul Skinner

·         Coach - Spring Valley Golf Club

·         Former Member of PGA Tour of Australasia

·         GA Consultant





Darren Lay

·         Golf Physio with MGIC

·         Physical conditioning specialist

·         GA Consultant





Luke Mackey

·         Golf Strength and Conditioning Specialist

·         VIS and GA service provider

·         Professional player consultant


29 May 2017
South Australian Adam Bland has joined a growing band of Australians to have qualified for The Open at Royal Birkdale in July. Read more
28 May 2017
Pickwick and Walker have held on to claim medallist Westcoast Open Amateur honours after round 4 play is abandoned. Read more
28 May 2017
It was a wintery day on the Bellarine Peninsula for today’s Stuart Appleby Regional Series event with freezing weather chilling the players for much ... Read more
27 May 2017
Jessica Pickwick has extended her lead to 5 strokes while David Walker cards 2 red to jump on top of the men’s leaderboard at the Westcoast Open ... Read more
30 May 2017
THIRTEENTH BEACH: Men: Stableford: Beach: A: M Graham (6) 36. B: P Van Deb Bosch (13) 35. C: D Rawson (26) 33. Women: A: D Pullen (24) 25. B: J ... Read more
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