Introducing Janelle Pallister:
Cotton Tree’s new Head Coach Janelle Pallister has been coaching for approximately 12 years. Starting in LTS, Janelle worked her way through to owning her own business, becoming a Surf Lifesaving Level 1 Coach, a Strength and Conditioning Level 1 Coach, and a Silver License Coach. She is now in the process of obtaining her Gold License. Janelle is also Personal Training Cert 3 and Cert 4 qualified, and we are lucky enough to now have her as the Head Coach at Cotton Tree.
Janelle has a long and successful career within the swimming industry, Swimming in the 1988 Olympic Games Representing Australia, the 1990 Com Games Representing Australia, and as part of the 1989 /1991 Australian Pan Pacific Team.
She has been awarded an Australian Sports Medal, and is still ranked Top Ten All Time Australian in 800m and 1500m Freestyle.
Most recently, Janelle was the Australian Coach to the Junior World Champ Team, taking them to Indianapolis USA 2017, and the Australian Team Coach and Mentor Coach for Junior Pan Pacific Championships Fiji 2018.
Janelle still mentors athletes that transitioned in Surfing / Kayaking / Rugby / Stand Up Paddle Boarding and many other sports.
Janelle prides herself on always showing a keen interest in those that want to be the best version of themselves, and loves helping everyone and anyone to be the best they can be.
Welcome to Swim Fit, Janelle!!