Name: Lauren Bertolacci
Nationality: Australian/ Italian (EU PASSPORT)
Coaching Experience: 6 years
Current Club: Volley Top Luzern NLA Switzerland
Years Professional Player: 10 years
National Team Games: 96
- Bachelor of Science (Human Movement)- RMIT
- Graduate Diploma in Strength and Conditioning- Edith Cowan University
- Trainer B Swiss Level
- Level 3 NCAS Volleyball Coach (Advanced Coach) Australia
ELITE COACHING CAREER
AUSTRALIAN WOMENS NATIONAL TEAM (2016- PRESENT)
- Assistant Coach (World Grand Prix 2016)
VOLLEY TOP LUZERN (2015- PRESENT)
- Head Coach Mens NLA
- Responsible for recruitment of Swiss Talent and Professional Players.
- Scouting and match plans.
- Swiss U/23 Champions (Volley Emmen-Nord)
SWISS VOLLEY RVI TALENT SCHOOL (2015- PRESENT)
- Girls Head Coach
- Responsible for recruiting young talent into program.
- Implementing professional training environment.
- Pathway to NLA, Professional and College programs.
VBC LUZERN (2013-2015)
- Head Coach Mens NLB Team.
- 2013/14 Vice Champions
- 2014/15 3rd place and promotion to NLA (Top division)
SWISS JUNIOR NATIONAL TEAM BOYS
- Volunteer Coach in Winter Selection Camps.
96 Games for Australian Senior Womens Team
Member of Senior Team since 2005
Gold Medalist at Youth Olympics 2005
Bronze Medalist at World Championship Qualification 2005
Asian Senior Championships 2005/ 2007/ 2009/ 2011/ 2015
World University Games 2003/2005
World Grand Prix Participant 2014/15
Various Friendly Tournaments
Hainaut Volley France Pro A 2006/2007
Chemnitz Fighting Kangaroos German Bundesliga 2007-2009
CV Cuesta Piedra Spanish Superliga 2009/2010, 2010/2011
TSV Dudingen Power Cats NLA Switzerland 2011-2012
VFB Suhl German Bundesliga 1 2012-2013
FC Luzern Switzerland NLA 2013-2015 (1/2 Finale Cup)
Eastern Thunder 2003
Melbourne Falcons 2003-2005 (2* Bronze Medalists)
2007 Australian Champions
2008 Australian Vice Champions
2009 Australian Vice Champions
2010 Australian Vice Champions
2011 Australian Bronze Medalists, Captain