The Ultimate Victoria Appointment panel and Board are pleased to announce the Team Managers for the U18 representative teams, the Bandicoots (Open) and the Blaze (Women), for the upcoming campaign for the Australian Youth Ultimate Championships in 2017.

Congratulations to the Victorian U18 Management staff for the 2017 Campaign.

Bandicoots (Open) Team Manager: Andrew Gruntovs
Blaze (Women) Team Manager: Kyna Leong

Andrew has been heavily involved in Volunteer Youth Work for 35 years of which 28 of those have been with Junior and Senior Ultimate. He has also gained a wealth of experience and knowledge in preparing state and national teams for major tournaments during his previous tenures as Team Manager of the Australian U19 Thunder and Terra teams in 2010, and the Vic U18 Bandicoots team in 2013 and 2015.

Kyna has engaged with the Ultimate community through playing and holding committee roles with Ultimate Clubs Bauhaus, Funny Duck, and Appendix Ultimate in Singapore. She has also held previous team management roles through her involvement in the Ultimate community in Singapore, including being Team Manager for Appendix Ultimate during the Boracay Open in 2015 and 2016.

Great to have you both on board and all the best for the upcoming campaign!