Marco is an experienced AFL development coach Marco Bello who has recently returned to South Australia to take on the role the Head of Development at Adelaide Crows.
Bello has spent the past seven years at Hawthorn, serving as Box Hill VFL coach, a development coach and more recently Head of Football Academy.
During his three seasons at Box Hill, he led the team to back-to-back VFL grand finals in 2014 and 2015.
Prior to joining the Hawks full-time, Bello coached the Northern Knights in the TAC Cup and the Box Hill development side to a premiership in 2011.
Bello is very familiar with South Australian football, having been a member of five SANFL premiership teams with Central District between 1999 and 2005.
We discussed his playing days, coaching journey from start to current, Marco provided plenty of great info for developing footballers and aspiring AFL coaches.
Jack McLean is the founder of Prepare Like a Pro. He loves coaching people so that they can reach their personal/professional goals and become the best that they can possibly be. He is currently the Strength & Rehab Coach of Melbourne Football Club and has worked as Strength & Conditioning Coach at Hawthorn Football Club. Jack is a Level 3 Australian Strength & Conditioning Association and Professional Coach and a Level 1 Australian Weightlifting Federation Coach.