Peter Lonergan

Centre of Excellence -

Home Association: Griffith Basketball Association

Why do you coach?

Basketball coaching is the ultimate opportunity to teach and positively impact young people

Advice to coaches seeking to progress:

As a young coach, take the opportunity to have varied basketball experiences. Coach girls, boys, seniors, juniors – build a “basketball library.”

Personal Information

Born: New South Wales
Nationality: Australian

Coaching Career History

Various junior state teams in NSW, Queensland, Northern Territory & Victoria
QBL and SEABL level – Assistant Coach
2009 – 2011: Sydney Uni Flames (WNBL) – Assistant Coach
2006 – 2008: Australian Opals – Assistant Coach
2009 – 2010: Australian Under 17 Women – Head Coach

Career Highlights and awards

1994: CBA North Conference (now QBL) Championship
2006: FIBA World Championship for Women – Gold Medal
Every opportunity to represent Australia

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