Aspire Development Academy

2022 Aspire Development Academies:

We are now in our tenth year of Aspire Development Academy with many athletes involved representing Auckland and New Zealand.

Upcoming Aspire Academies

Monday 10th October & Tuesday 11th October 2022 (Grade 10-11)

Wednesday 12th October – Thursday 13th October 2022 (Grade 12-16)  

Time: 9.30am to 3.00pm

Venue: Mt. Smart stadium, 51 O’rorke road, Penrose

Event content: Practical session for athlete’s, covering all Track & Field Events

Details: Technical Emphasis for all events


Please see coaching video clips below and posted on our Facebook page, for all athletes across the Auckland region to practice.

See Uploaded Videos of Track and Long Jump Drills

 Track Drills – 1  |   Track Drills – 2Track Drills – 3 |

Track Drills – 4

Track Drills – 5

Track Drills – 6

Track Drills – 7

Track Drills – 8

Track Drills – 9

Long Jump Intro

LJ Drills – 1

LJ Drills – 2

LJ Drills – 3

Lunge Exercises Intro  | Lunge Rotate Exercise

For more information contact Neil –

Past Aspire Academies

Academy Coaches

Facilitator and Coach: Neil Bartlett: Athletics Auckland Coach Development Manager/ANZ Accredited Coach