Sam Turner – Senior Coach

Sam played 10 years of senior district cricket at Woodville DCC and 7 seasons at the Kensington DCC, including being a member of the Browns 2002/03 A-Grade premiership team. Sam has been a level 2 accredited coach since 2010 and since his playing days ended, he has coached 3 separate ATCA clubs (PAOC, Goodwood & Walkerville) to Premier Grade Grand Finals and has coached a number of premiership teams over the last 10 years. Goodwood CC welcomes Sam back to Goodwood Oval for the 2018-19 Season.

If you need to contact Sam for any reason, email him on or text him on 0418 665 563.

John Rankin – High Performance Manager

Universally known as JR in cricket circles, John has been a huge contributor to Adelaide Turf Cricket on and off the field for 35 years. He played for Richmond Clarence Park and Brighton at the highest level and currently sits on the ATCA Board of Management. He is keen to get involved once again at the coalface.

John represented the Adelaide Turf in interstate clashes with Victoria as Captain many times. He will take on the role of High Performance Manager with a view to improving the physical and mental skills of players and teams.

John is a successful manager of people in his workplace and is looking forward to applying his substantial knowledge and skills to the role. He will work closely with Fielding and Fitness coach Greg Quinn.


Greg Quinn – Fielding & Fitness Coach

Greg has an impressive record as a senior coach and player spanning 40 years.

As our Fielding and Fitness Coach, he will bring his considerable qualifications and experience to the fore. Greg comes with coaching experience with the Redbacks, the East Torrens Cricket Club and having played a key role with the SA Scorpions and the Australian Women’s team. He was also a most successful Captain-coach with Para Hills in the ATCA in recent years. Greg’s enthusiasm for cricket at all levels is unsurpassed and he has recently brought it to the SA Seniors Cricket Association to motivate people to stay in the game longer at both local, national and international level.