Luke Wilson is the Director and inspiration behind the development of Sporting Advantage. Luke’s experience includes:
- Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science
- Manager of Health and Fitness Centres
- Manager of Sport and Recreation at JCU
- Senior Advisor and Acting Regional Manager at the Department of Sport and Recreation
- Volunteer coach, trainer and committee member
In the years preceding the commencement of Sporting Advantage, Luke obtained a Bachelor of Sport and Exercise Science from James Cook University. He promptly began a successful career within the health and fitness industry in South East Queensland, firstly as an exercise physiologist and personal trainer, then as the manager of multiple health and fitness centres. Since returning to North Queensland, Luke has managed sport and recreation programs, implemented numerous sporting events and assisted in the development of clubs and societies at James Cook University.
He then expanded his role within the sport and recreation industry through the role of Senior Advisor and Acting Regional Manager with the Queensland Government Department of Sport and Recreation. It was within this role that Luke identified the need for a quality sports consultancy that understands the unique and evolving challenges of regional and rural sport, recreation, physical activity and health in North Queensland.
Luke has also been involved in a wide range of sports, enjoying the challenge of participating, the thrills and disappointments of competing and the unmatched satisfaction of being a volunteer.
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