Our Team

Our Roar Active Community coaches are EXPERTS at what they do. Passionate and knowledgeable, their focus and philosophy is designed solely on enabling our stars of tomorrow to HAVE FUN whilst playing the beautiful game that is Football.

Meet the team, get to know us and come meet us at a clinic near you!

Andy Pinches

Andy Pinches

My Coaching Philosophy is to enable these little magicians to learn new skills and make new friends whilst having FUN !
No better feeling as a coach than a young one experiencing & enjoying RAP and falling in love with our beautiful game.

Shane Le Var

Shane le var

Shane has been with the program since 2007. He is a vital cog in the Roar Active Team and can engage any child at any age. Shane as vast experience in coaching at many levels - his passion is grassroots in capturing the imagination of the next generation.

Paul Tarrier

Paul Tarrier

An experienced and knowledgeable coach who looks to maintain the fun element of our beautiful game and is comfortable coaching at any levels.
A football Passionate who lives and Breaths this magical game.
Paul has a special quality in improving your game whilst having FUN

Lachlan Smith

Lachlan Smith

Brisbane born & raised. I've had many great experiences playing football from representing the state, to training in Sydney at an academy and touring the UK. Now passing on those experiences and knowledge so more kids like me can have the same chance to do the same, if not more is my goal. Also a 'Dad joke' Enthusiast.

Neale Smith

Neale Smith

There is no better reward for me than to see children having fun, enjoying playing football with their friends at the same time developing their skills.

Mabor mabor

Mabor Mabor

My Name is Mabor Mabor and Football is my passion. I've been playing since I was 6 and I have been coaching since 2017.
When I'm not binge watching Brooklyn 99, I'm coaching, playing or watching Football. Dider Drogba, Samuel Eto & Leo Messi (just to name a few) were my idols growing up.

Luca Braico

Luca Braico

Luca Braico from Italy. Former coach at Barca Academy Brisbane.
My aim is to create a positive and encouraging environment for kids so they can free-play football when not doing scheduled training.

Mustafe Noe

Mustafe Nor

Mustafe’s love of the game has bought him into Roar Active Program.

Our newest Coach – but one in shares our ethos in making Football Fun