DR STEPHEN LANE

Director / Sports Scientist
PhD (Bio-Medical Sciences)
B. App Science (Human Movement)

 

 

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Inspired by how the human body adapts to exercise training and intrigued by the mechanisms behind it Stephen completed a PhD in Biomedical Sciences with a focus on exercise nutrition and training adaptation.

Stephen has combined his passion for sports science and cycling by developing HPTek - a cycling specific coaching business. With now over 12 years experience as a professional coach Stephen has worked with a variety of successful athletes including multiple UCI World Tour riders, Elite U/23 National champions and podium place getters as well as multiple UCI and Masters Hour Record breaking athletes.

As well as elite athletes Stephen has helped many young riders progress from club racing to National Road Series teams as well as coaching multiple Age Group Masters athletes to State, National and World Championship wins across all disciplines of cycling including road, track, time trial, cyclocross and MTB.

Stephen is now one of the most recognised coaches in Australia and together with his associate coaches is developing HPTek into one of Australia’s biggest cycling specific coaching resources.


OSCAR STEVENSON

Associate HPTek Coach

Level 1 Cycling Coach

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 Oscar raced at an elite level for many years before turning a page on racing due to health issues. In his time spent at the pointy end of the sport, Oscar showed a keen interested in sports physiology, working closely with highly acclaimed professionals in the field and learning as much as possible in the process.

Oscar coaches a range of athletes including junior and masters competitors as well as UCI Continental athletes. When creating a tailored training program he enjoys the challenging balance between sports science and practicality, taking into account each athlete's history, goals and different needs.


STUART SMITH

Associate HPTek Coach

Level 1 Cycling Coach

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Stu currently races for InForm Make in the  National Road Series (NRS) here in Australia. He has represented Australia as a junior and through years of racing Stu's knowledge on training strategies has been developed through years of experience.


STEFAN FILONZI

Associate HPTek Coach
Accredited Exercise Scientist
B. App Science (Exercise & Sports Science)

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Stefan has a passion for sports science and enjoys the challenge of improving performance through a sound understanding of human physiology and how it pertains to training adaptation.

His passion for cycling and knowledge in this field has helped Stefan coach numerous athletes to success at State level. 

Along side his coaching at HPTek Stefan works for North Melbourne Football Club within performance statistics and technology. He enjoys data driven science and excels in applying data from Training Peaks and similar platforms into program development for his athletes.