Alex Hilliard

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


19 September 2017
Displaced caddie Colin Swatton has spoken out publicly for the first time since Jason Day switched bagmen at the BMW Championship. Read more
18 September 2017
The Lang Lang Senior Amateur was contested this morning in blustery conditions. Read more
18 September 2017
Marc Leishman has survived and triumphed on his greatest day in tournament golf, winning the BMW Championship in Chicago to confirm his status among ... Read more
17 September 2017
Toby Walker has captured his second Stuart Appleby title for the year after holding on to win todays Leongatha Junior Open. Read more
19 September 2017
FAIRWAY: at Sorrento: Men: Stableford: A: I Montgomery (10) 36. B: M Forte (13) 36. C: J Rothfield (26) 32. Visitor: C Battisti (The National 12) 36. ... Read more
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