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

Athletics Australia/ Queensland Athletics:

  • Athletics Australia Accredited Level 2 Recreational Running Coach
  • Athletics Australia Accredited Level 1 Community Coach
  • Athletics Australia IAAF Kids Athletics accreditation
  • 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

Fitness Australia:

  • Fitnesss Cert III (Fitness Instructor) from Fiteducation

Queensland Government:

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


  • 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 100 in the last 3 years)
  • Online coaching (with athletes locally, interstate and overseas)
  • 1-on-1 coaching (over 400 hours of personal training experience)
  • Running form analysis (over 100 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 since 2010
  • Team event manager at multiple events for the Marathon Club since 2014