Who I coach?
Juniors, Adults (to see the levels I coach, please refer to the Seasonal Court Schedule in the ‘Calendar tab)
Marcos is the Head Coach of CBVA’s Junior program, and one of the original co-founders of the club. With over 30 years of experience as a PD/H/PE Teacher, Marcos is a National Level 3 Coach. Born and raised in Chile, he received a volleyball scholarship to attend the University of Chile at the age of 16, where he studied Sports Science initially before switching and completing a degree in Remedial Physical Education Psychomotricity & Methodology. Using his education, Marcos developed and taught a movement system that has been used by Olympic coaches in Chile and beyond. Marcos has been coaching in Coogee since 1998 and as seen many of his junior students’ progress to and enjoy success at national competition level. Similarly, Marcos has coached many adults who were new to volleyball and developed them to competition level. Marcos has worked with many local schools, and he is an active member of the community, having sat on the Board of the Sydney Multicultural Community Services for the past 6 years. Marcos was a recipient of a 2020 Australia Day Community Service Randwick Council Award, given to those who are recognised as having made an outstanding contribution to the community.
Individual Coaching Preferences
Marcos coaches in a structured and systematic way. If you do wish to train with other coaches alongside his sessions, he asks that you let him know in advance.