Athletics Victoria currently has a national supported Target Talent development squad on offer to athletes excelling in the sport as a pathway for development. This squad is provided as a stepping stone to national athlete pathways and provide educational, training and coaching support to help increase an athletes ability to reach its full potential.


Athletics Victoria Target Talent Squad will include athletes born between 1996 and 2000. Athletics Victoria Target Talent Program (AVTTP) is the early identification element of Athletics Australia’s High Performance Department.

The aim of this program is to encourage and develop the best young athletes around the State by providing them with an opportunity to train with other talented athletes, learn from professionals and to interact with their personal coach and AVTTP coaches in a training environment.

The program is delivered by Athletics Victoria and more information can be sourced by emailing Sean Whipp, sean@athsvic.org.au