Bruce Milne


LYDIARD COACH (Coached by, taught by)

Swimmer in New Plymouth, Taranaki(Coached by Duncan Laing)

Competed for Auckland, Otago, & Canterbury in Track & FieldTitles in the pool & in the Surf

Canterbury Track & Field selector 15 years

Personal coach to:

Mary O'Connor 10x NZ Road Titles, 4x C/C, 4x track, Marathon 2H 28m, 1/2M 70M 50s, 10km 32M 28s,5km 15m 48s,3km 9m 08s,4m 26s 1500m, 11x World C/C rep

Anne-Marie Tweedie(Keown) NZ Road Champ,World C/C rep 2x

Sara Harnett NZ 3km Track,& Cross Country Champ, World c/c rep

Andrew Stark,Junior 800m,(& record)1500m Champ, World Masters Bronze, 1500m

Joan Merrifield, 2m 06s 800m, 4m 21s 1500m

Bruce Rattray, World c/c rep, 5km 14m-00, 28m 58s 10km, 1/2M 64, winner ChCh Marathon

Jason Cameron 3m 44 1500m, 7m 58s 3km,13min 48s 5km

Grant McEwen 2hr 19m marathon

Rob Mulcahy 2hr 19 marathon

Mike Molloy 1m 48 800m, 3m 44s 1500m,13m 58s 5km

Geoff Prendergast 3min44s 1500

Chris Duff 3m 45s 1500m

Tim Pankhurst, NZ Junior c/c ,road, 5km,& 3km Champ

Brenda Fortune,World Masters Marathon silver, World Duathlon Gold

Yvonne Evans, Champion @ C/C(Masters) & Marathon

Tracey Croft, NZ Masters C/C & Road Champs

Ultra Distance: Roger Alcorn, World 50mile record, World 100km track, Martin Lukes, 5th World 100km

Chris Mardon NZ Marathon Champion

Allan Sinclair( 2H 16m marathon)

Martin Lukes (Masters Marathon Champion)

Bill Stevens, World Masters Champion

Sid Pavett, World Masters Marathon Champion

Linda Milne, Cant 10km Champs(1st in NZ History) 3hr 18min Marathon

Positions Held

National Coach(Lev III, MD & Distance)(Lev II, Sprints)

Com Games chief coach for Middle distance, distance & marathon, Auckland, NZ 1990, Com Games Chief Coach for Middle Distance,distance & Marathon, Victoria Canada1994.

Olympics 1984,Los Angelis, personal coach for Mary O’Connor in Marathon

World Champs Marathon & World Cross country.

Physio & Coach for NZ Team to Chiba Ekiden Road relay,1992,1994

Physio to NZ Rugby League.

Physio Com Games, Christchurch, 1974

Physio NZ Games, Christchurch,1975

Physio NZ Athletics Team, pre-Com Games, Victoria, Canada 1994

Personal Coach to NZ Champions in:

Road Running(14x)

Cross Country (8x)

Track (8x)

Several National titles in Australia and Europe in Track and Cross Country.

Top 20 in World Cross Country 5x.

15x NZ Reps at World Cross Country Champs.

5 winners & placegetters in World Duathlon.

4 winners & placegetters in NZ Cycling Champs.

Winners in Christchurch Marathon, men & women

Coach to Paralympics Bronze medallist in cycling (L3) Paul Jesson