We are always looking to develop our coaching and support staff, so if you have any interest, let us know!

Luke Rooney – Coach

Luke has over 20 years in professional sport as an enthusiastic team player with a strong work ethic.  Luke started his career in Rugby League playing for Penrith Panthers.  He represented NSW in State of Origin, and National colours with the Australian Kangaroos.  He then played Union in France (Toulon), New Zealand (Hawkes Bay) and of course for a season in Melbourne with the Rebels. 

He has now moved from the playing field to developing others and assisting them to achieve their sporting and personal fitness goals, and we welcome Luke to the VS Barbarians!  Luke is a level 2 coach, and is completing his Certificate IV Personal Training with the Australian Institute of Fitness in Melbourne. He also holds an EXOS Performance Specialist Certificate from EXOS Training in USA.