Coach Bio

Peter Shea

A highly respected figure in NSW hockey circles, Peter brings three decades worth of representative coaching experience to the role, as well as a decorated playing career that included playing for NSW and the ACT. Over half of Peter’s 30-year coaching career has been spent at the helm of several successful female teams from Under 18’s right through to the Arrows at AHL level.

Among his long list of coaching achievements are two Under 18 National titles, two Under 21 National titles and the 2002 Women’s AHL Championship. Peter has also had a significant involvement in the development of junior hockey at Sutherland and Moorebank Hockey Clubs, as well as recently in the Central West Premier League.

In addition to his successful hockey background, Peter is a veteran teacher and is the current Head of Science at Orange High School in the State’s Central West.