Darren Smith on changes

Aussie coach Darren Smith who is also known as Coach Daz had a few words with slowtwitch to discuss the current state of affairs, getting ready for the European leg of the 2013 ITU World Triathlon Series, a new addition to the squad and a pending big personal move.

Coach Daz gives instructions during an open water swim practice session.

German Anne Haug has benefited nicely from the guidance of Darren Smith.

A happy Matt Chrabot with Coach Daz after his second place at the ITU Moololaba World Cup.

Darren Smith is clearly a very popular man.

At the 2012 Olympic Games with Lisa Norden after her oh so narrow silver medal performance.

You can follow Darren Smith on twitter at @coachdaz