Coach Profile – 5 Minutes With Mark Douglas

Mark Douglas

Club name
Berwick Football Club
Sport type
What team or individual(s) do you coach?
Under 18′s
What is your fondest sporting memory?

My first winning premiership was in 1990 when I was coaching Under 15′s at Pearcedale Junior Football, it was the Clubs first junior premiership.

What is your most memorable personal achievement?

Working with kids that I have coached that have gone on to play AFL such as Levi Casboult, Brett O’Hanlon who I coached in Interleague.

Do you have any tips for anyone who is thinking of getting involved in coaching or contacts that may be helpful?

Have plenty of patience and have a good relationship with your players.

How long have you been coaching for?

This is my first year at Berwick football club.

Do you have a nickname and can you tell us how you got it?

Dougie for obvious reasons.

Do you have any superstitious rituals that you follow before you play or compete?
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