Hayden has a background in elite sport as a New Zealand representative in athletics for many years, as well as currently being a throws coach for Athletics New Zealand. Hayden also works as a Strength and Conditioning Coach for High Performance Sport New Zealand and Canterbury Cricket.
He has the following qualifications:
Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science
ASCA Level 2 - Strength and Conditioning Accreditation
Athletics Coaching Certificates
First Aid Certificate
Strength & Conditioning Coach
Owner & Director “Get Me Fitter”
Over a decade of fitness industry management and fitness trainer experience
Specializes in strength gains & group training
Lidia has a long history at providing physiotherapy services for the Eagles Academy including warm up, recovery, injury prevention and performance workshops at camps.
Clinical director at PHYSIOSOUTH
Physiotherapist for the Tall Ferns
Principal physiotherapist for the Canterbury RAMS and Canterbury Wildcats
National and International experience with NZ senior and junior basketball teams: Mens U19 Oceania Cup, Tall Ferns Asia Cup and Olympic Games pre-qualifying tournament.
Kylie is a final year Masters of Sports Science student and doing her practical internship with the Mainland Eagles
Bachelor of Physiotherapy
Post Graduate Diploma in Sports Medicine
Sports Physiotherapist including working with sports teams and athletes
Special interest in youth and adolescent sport and the female athlete
Mental Skills Coach
Geoff provides fundamental mental skills essential for growth to players and coaching staff, as well as wellness guidance and direction.
The Mainland Eagles Academy was established in 2014 by the Canterbury Regional Basketball Foundation (sole beneficiary limited partner of the Canterbury Rams) to support development pathways for elite junior players throughout the South Island to open opportunities for National teams, US College scholarships & career pathways.