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Women’s Team Coaching Appointments Announced!


It is with great pleasure to announce the following coaching structures for the Queanbeyan Tigers Women’s Team for 2013.

Once again the club would like to thank outgoing coach Dave Matthews for his effort and commitment over the past 3 years. We are forever grateful for your contribution!!

Never before has a Women’s Team in the AFL Canberra Competition had access to 4 Quality Coaches going into a season.

Once again the Queanbeyan Tigers are at the for front in providing the best coaches for their teams.


Assistant Coach Peter Skinner with Tigerettes Co- Coach Paul Lyons are looking forward to a big 2013.


Taking on the Co-Coaching roles for the 2013 season will be Paul Lyons and Robert Anderson.

Paul who was an assistant in 2012 comes on board with an impressive Ovens and Murray League playing background then being recruited to play with Harman FC. Paul now plays Masters in the Canberra area and was Best and Fairest in 2012.

Ando is a club legend playing 229 1st Grade Games and winning 3 Premierships with the Tigers as well as playing stints with VFL/AFL side Footscray (now Western Bulldogs).

Robert comes back into the Tigers Coaching structures following stints in coaching both Women’s Basketball and Netball.

The club is thrilled to have two outstanding Head Coaches for it’s women’s team as the girls continue their push for improvement and finals in the coming year.

With the team entering it’s 4th year in the AFL Canberra Women’s Competition they are certainly the up and comers with 5 players scheduled to play their 50th games in 2013.

Joining Paul and Robert will be Peter “Yappa” Skinner (Assistant Coach) and Dean Hall (Assistant Coach / Runner).

Both gentleman have excellent experience in Women’s Footy and are going to be very important members of the coaching staff structures.

Continuing as Team Manager will be Joan Vosnakes, Sports Trainer Wendy Downey and Mr Dependable Mark Lindbeck.

Both Paul and Ando will be meeting in the coming days to organize and schedule the team’s training plan so please stay tuned.

With the excellent off field structures in place for 2013 please encourage all current, former and new players to sign up for what is shaping as an exciting 2013.

Coaches Details for contact –

Head Coach – Paul Lyons- 0407 061 972 – paul.db@bigpond.com

Head Coach – Robert Anderson – 0419 448 159 – randganderson@grapevine.com.au or robert.anderson@daff.gov.au

Assistant Coach – Peter Skinner – 0413 613 451 – pskinner@alsco.com.au

Assistant Coach/Runner – Dean Hall – 0400 342 029 – Dean.melissa3@bigpond.com

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