About Us

CFN (Crossfit Newcastle) has been in business and serving the Hunter for over 13 years. We are the second oldest CrossFit gym in Australia and the first in Newcastle.

Darren Coughlan is our head programmer and coach of CFN. His education and experience in fitness and health, strength and conditioning and CrossFit started back in 1992.

He currently programmes The Australian CrossFit Championship, a Sanctional event, and coaches CrossFit Games athletes all over Australia and the Globe. His most recent results are with Matt Mcleod coming 7th at the 2019 CrossFit Games & CFN’s very own coach Pip Malone representing Australia at the Commonwealth Games in weightlifting. If you wish to learn more about him, Click here

Darren opened CrossFit Newcastle in 2006 with the purpose of creating a professional CrossFit establishment and to this day that has not changed. CFN has a positive, enthusiastic but hard-working atmosphere which has been created by our awesome members and coaching staff.

His education and experience are shared with all our coaches to ensure your safety and that you have the best experience when you come into CFN.

If you’re ready to get started, head to our contact page and drop us a line.