- Russell Borgeaud
Russell Borgeaud's vast experience in
Australian Volleyball led to his
appointment as head coach of Australian
Under 19 Boy's Volleyball team for the
2003 World Championships in Thailand.
Borgeaud has been a coach at the
Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) since
May, 2002 when at the time he was
assistant coach of the Australia men's
senior side and the AIS team.
Prior to his recruitment to the AIS the
43-year-old had been the Volleyball head
coach at the Queensland Academy of Sport
from 1994-2002. During that time he
coached Australian Beach Volleyball gold
medal winners Natalie Cook and Kerri
Potharst at the 2001 Goodwill Games.
Borgeaud had also assisted with the
coaching of Australia's national junior
men's team from 1995-1999.
Priorto taking up coaching Borgeaud was
a well-established international player
playing 150 matches for Australia from
1980-1991 and captaining the team in 1982
and 1991. In 1990 he received the
Australian Men's Player of the Year award.