Eric Koo

Program: Throws

NCCP Certifications:

Level 2: Club Coach
Coach Mentoring Program (through Athletics Alberta, 3 months program ) Mentored by Don Babit who coached several world class athletes including Reese Hoffa, as well as Craig Carter, University of Arizona and Larry Steinke, Athletics Canada

Coaching areas:

  • Shot Put;
  • Discus;
  • Hammer Throw;
  • Weight Throw;

Eric has a long and successful history of competing dating back to 1984.  In 2007 Eric began coaching here in Calgary, and the Spartans are honored to have him join us in 2016.  His positive attitude and excellent coaching skills are already bringing new athletes into his group.

Athletics Highlights:

  • 1985 Francophone Games
  • 1986 Youth European championship
  • 1987 African Games
  • 1996 National Championship Kitchener
  • 1997 National Championship Abodsford
  • 1998 Commonwealth Games Kuala Lumpur
  • 1999 African Championship
  • 2002 African Games
  • 2002 Commonwealth  Games Manchester

Eric’s personal bests are :

  • Shot put : 15m50
  • Discus: 54m85
  • Hammer 58m90
  • Weight Throw 17m00


Please contact our Registrar from the Contact webpage.
Our Athlete Coordinator will be pleased to welcome you to the Calgary Spartans, help you find the right coach and program, advise you on that to bring to the track and answer any questions you may have.

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