Apart from Pat’s 20+ years experience as a competitive runner, he has the following qualifications and coaching experiences.

Athletics Australia/ Queensland Athletics:

  • Accredited Level 2 Advanced Coach – Recreational Running
  • Accredited Level 2 Intermediate Coach – Recreational Running
  • Accredited Level 1  Community Coach
  • IAAF Kids’ Athletics Coach & Youth Athletics Leader
  • Athletics Australia Insurance cover for public liability, product liability, and professional indemnity insurances. Please note that personal injury insurance is everyone’s own responsibility when training with P.A.T.42.2 Running. Fortius Running Club members are covered by the National Athletics Insurance Scheme.


Queensland Government:

  • Working with Children Check. Blue card valid until 23.03.2020. Number: 1577529/1
  • First Aid and CPR

Architecture/ Urban Design:

  • Master of Urban Design (Queensland University of Technology 2011)
  • Bachelor of Architecture (Honours) (Zurich University of Applied Sciences 2005)
  • Accredited building construction draughtsman (Switzerland 2000)

Coaching Experiences:

  • Personal training plans (over 200)
  • Online coaching (with athletes locally, interstate and overseas)
  • 1-on-1 coaching (over 400 hours of personal training experience)
  • Running form analysis (over 150 running form analysis completed)
  • Group training sessions (7 years of group sessions in Brisbane)
  • IAAF Kids’ Athletics Sporting School Coach: Athletics Australia casual employee since 2017
  • Athletics coaching: coached a female group of athletes from 800m to half-marathon distances and cross-country in Switzerland (2005-2007)
  • Triathlon coaching: running coach for Southbank Triathlon Club plus some individual triathletes and strength training instructor (2010-2018)
  • Team event manager at multiple events for the Marathon Club (2014-2017)
  • Co-founder of Fortius Running Club, Brisbane (established 2017)