Development Program Training Camp 2
Weekly Training Program
The program will be divided into three levels:
- Kids Squad – 7-12 years old (focus on fun, enjoyment and basic skills)
- Youth Squad – 13-15 years old (focus on advanced skills and refinement of technique, strength
development and enhance interest for the sport)
- Junior Squad or 16 + (focus on technique and training towards competition)
BIKE. AND RUN TRAINING LOCATION: Giraween Sports Complex
1-DAY FREE TRIAL EVERY SATURDAY 7AM AT THE GIRAWEEN SPORTS COMPLEX.
*Schedule subject to change overtime to adapt to each level`s needs and progression.
*Although there is an age range defined to each level, the participants’ will be allocated according to
**The swimming is done via Learn to Swim at the NAC. The days are a suggestion and it depends on
*** Monday afternoon swim is done via NAC at the Platinum Squad. It is a suggestion and it depends
on their availability.
Cost: Kids Squad – $130/month
Youth/Junior – $200/month
Private Lessons: $60
Before joining the weekly program, athletes must have a Triathlon Australia membership. We
recommend the Standard membership through the link below if you wish to train and race consistently.
Do not forget to link the membership to the Noosa Tri Club.
Not sure about if triathlon suits your children?
TA offers a ‘Try Before you Buy’ option. We recommend the 8-week TBYB option ($20) through the link
The TBYB package does NOT cover you for insurance costs when racing – you will still need a One
Day Membership to race.
If you would like to know more about the Holiday Training Camp, get in touch with Joe by clicking here.
About the Coach
Joe Fernandes has been involved in triathlon for the past 14 years. He joined his first triathlon squad in
2008, in his hometown Brasília (capital of Brazil). Since then, he hasn’t stopped being involved with the
Joe is a former ITU 30-34 Age Group Sprint World Champion (Chicago, 2015), and has several
podiums in Sprint, Olympic and 70.3 distances.
In 2010, during his academic studies of Physical Education, he started working as a triathlon assistant
coach and swim instructor, working with athletes from sprint to ironman distance. Later that year, he
had his first international experience at the ITU World Championships in Budapest.
Joe moved to Australia in 2016 to study a master’s degree in Sports Management and Project
Management on the Gold Coast. Since his first days in Australia, he has been working as a learn to
swim instructor and coach.
Now settled in Noosa, he has been working at the Noosa Aquatic Centre for about a year. In
partnership with the Noosa Tri Club, Joe has been working on a project to foment triathlon and increase
participation at kids, youth and junior levels through a development program.
Accredited Triathlon Queensland Foundation Coach
Master of Sports Management
Master of Project Management
Bachelor of Physical Education
AUSTSWIM Teacher Towards Competitive Strokes
MOST RECENT ACHIEVEMENTS
Ironman 70.3 Sunshine Coast – 8 th Place (Age Group 30-34)
ITU World Championship Olympic Distance (Gold Coast) – 14 th Place (Age Group 30-34)
Ironman 70.3 Cairns – 6 th Place (Age Group 30-34)
Ironman 70.3 Cairns – 3 rd Place (Age Group 30-34)
Ironman 70.3 World Championship Chattanooga – 23 rd place (Age Group 30-34)
Queensland Triathlon Series Robina Olympic Distance – 1 st Place (Age Group 30-34)
Ironman 70.3 Western Sydney – 1 st Place (Age Group 30-34)
Noosa Triathlon – 4 th Place (Age Group 30-34)
Ironman 70.3 Brazil (Palmas) – 2 nd Place (Age Group 30-34 – also 2 nd place age group overall)
Ironman 70.3 Silverman – 7 th Place (Age Group 30-34)
ITU World Championship Sprint Distance (Chicago) – 1 st Place (Age Group 30-34)
Brazilian National Championship Olympic Distance (Joao Pessoa) – 2 nd Place (Age Group 25-29)
To know more about the program, get in touch with Joe here