The Club is delighted to have secured the services of one of the best kicking coaches in Australia in Darren Kowal to help our girls teams improve their skills in the lead up to the season.
Darren Kicking for Girls begins next Monday the 16th March at 3.30pm – 4.45pm at Newman – Lower or Upper depending on what is available due to NAS.??He will be holding kicking session for girls every Monday from 16 March to 13 April, giving girls a great opportunity to improve the most important skills in the game.
Marist parent and current Claremont colts coach Matt Angus believes Kowal is “the best kicking coach he has seen”, so was excited for the improvement that all girls who attend will experience.
The Marist FC is sponsoring Darren so his services are free for Marist Girls signed up for the season.

BIO- Darren Kowal??is a former Melbourne Demons player AFL during the 1990s.

Kowal however spent much of his career at Melbourne as a defender and until 1997 was selected regularly in the seniors.

After spending much of 1998 in the reserves he broke into the senior side and played some of his best football late in the season. He took part in Melbourne’s finals campaign that year and celebrated his 100th game with a win over Adelaide at the MCG in 1999, his last season.

From 2000 to 2005, Kowal played once more for Claremont and spent a period of time as club captain