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


23 March 2017
Marc Leishman has found himself very quickly at a key stage of the WGC World Match Play Championship. Read more
23 March 2017
Jason Day has taken an indefinite leave from golf after emotionally revealing his mother Dening, has been diagnosed with potentially terminal lung ... Read more
22 March 2017
Jason Day hopes for a week of video games, Mountain Dew, pizzas and a successful defence of his WGC Match Play Championship. Read more
22 March 2017
The National's Ocean course at Cape Schank is to have a redesign, with renowned American architect Tom Doak lured to do the job. Read more
23 March 2017
AMSTEL: Women: Par: Ranfurlie: J Telford (24) 4 down. Read more
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