Ray McLeanDegree

Bachelor of Education (Physical Education)

Graduation year


Current position



Leading Teams Australia

Sound and Solid to Elite:  A Case Study

Ray McLean has written an article about the journey from delivering a sound and solid result to achieving an elite level of performance.  Read the article here: Sound and Solid to Elite: A Case Study

What are some of your career highlights?

Starting my own business and having that business thriving across Australia.

Writing two books - Any Given Team and Teamwork

Describe the most enjoyable and challenging aspects of your job

Both enjoyable and challenging is working with the wide range of elite sporting teams that we do (Collingwood, Hawthorn, Australian Diamonds & Opals etc)

What are your strongest memories while you were studying at Federation University Australia?

The friendships we forged which are still strong today.  Our year level has had at least five reunions.

Also the lecturers I made friendships with.

Do you have any advice about life after study to pass on to current students?

Don't limit yourself to your specific field.

In one sentence what words of wisdom would you pass on to students

Those with the most invested are last to surrender