Coaches Profile – Darryl Jones

UNSW RAIDERS COLTS HEAD COACH – Darryl Jones will be returning for his second year as Head Coach  and third year involved with the UNSW Colts program.

Darryl has been involved with the club in a range of capacities since the clubs beginnings in 1979.  He has played in 4 championship winning seasons and represented the club at the first ever World Cup of American Football which was held in Italy in 1999.

Coaching Philosophy:  “Football has taught me many lessons which I have been able to apply to other aspects of life. My goal is not only to impart the football knowledge I have been fortunate to receive from coaches I admire and respect but to help pass on the way the lessons we learn on the field can apply to every facet of future success.”  Darryl Jones

Coaching Experience:

  • 2016: Colts Offensive co-ordinator
  • 2017 – Present: Colts head coach

Playing Experience:

  • 1996-present: Raiders gridiron club (RB/LB/ Safety)
  • 1996-2007: NSW State Representative
  • 1999:  Australian Cyclones (Safety)