Ash Zimmerlie

Ash Zimmerlie is an Infantry Officer serving as a Company Commander in the 1st Battalion, The Royal Australian Regiment. He has served in the Australian Army for 14 years, with half of those in Infantry Battalions. He has no formal qualifications in fitness, but willingly acts as a ‘guinea pig’ for those who do.

The views expressed in this article are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the position of the Australian Army, the Department of Defence or the Australian Government.

Unit PME

Block Periodisation for Tactical Populations

A detailed article on how to better develop our soldiers as tactical athletes.

By Ash Zimmerlie

War Room

Reflections on ‘Ready’

Lessons learned by a Combat Team Commander on a Combat Training Centre Warfighter Exercise

By Ash Zimmerlie