We pride ourselves on having one of the best coaching staff in the country who delivers our own player-centred curriculum.
Joe Hall – ECB Director of Football - OFC/NZF A License, PhD Neuropsychology in Sport
Joe will work across the full spectrum of the TDP to support coaches and players in 2022, alongside coaching duties with the ECB first team.
Nathan Cranney – ECB Football Development Officer – completing OFC/NZF B License 2022
Nathan will also look after the u23’s program at ECB in 2022, with specific focus on the u17-first team pathway, including coaching Future Bays and assisting Joe in the ECB first team. Nathan is currently studying a Bachelor of Sport and Exercise at AUT.
Callum Simmonds - ECB Football Development Officer – completing OFC/NZF B License 2022
Callum will also coordinate mini bays and provide support and communications for grades 9-10 in 2022 in addition to his TDP commitments. Callum is a current first team player at ECB.
Milan Elie – ECB Football Development Officer - completing OFC/NZF B License 2022
Milan will also provide further support for communications and organisation of the TDP in 2022 in addition to supporting grades 11-12. Milan is currently studying a Bachelor of Sport and Exercise at AUT.
Plus, specialist coaches providing education and support for players and parents:
- Goalkeeping - Silvio Rodic, 1Stop goalkeeping
- Nutrition - Krutika Nanavati, PhD researcher at Massey University
- Video - Andy Peat, AWP football
- S&C - Adria Casals, MSc High Performance Sport
- Pathways / Mentoring - Judd Baker, First Team player at ECB with pro club experience.