Anthony Van Rooyen - Acceleration Melbourne ANTHONY VAN ROOYEN

Managing Director

Sporting Background: I played rugby league, union, soccer and afl at a high level. Competed in several state and national championships. Favourite sporting achievement was winning the QAFL grand final for Brisbane Lions Reserves team at 17. Afl quickly became the sport I would enjoy to play.

Favourite Sports Club: Carlton Blues

Childhood role model: Kobe Bryant

Where you see yourself in 5 years: Enjoying a monster trip overseas, learning from the best coaches around the world. Driving that learning to improve Australian athletes.

Vision for Acceleration – To be the leader in Australia for high performance. To help as many athletes throughout every state in Australia reach their athletic potential.

Favourite quote: Champions aren’t made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them – a desire, a dream, a vision. Mohammed Ali Email: