Coaching team

Name: Ricky Hayes
Position: Head Coach
Qualifications: BSc (Hons) Sports Studies, level 3 swimming coach, level 2 swimming teacher, level 1 swimming teacher for people with a disability, toddler and babies swimming teacher, Level 2 fitness instructor.
Experience: Ricky was previously Head Coach of the club from 2004-2007 during which he became the youngest head coach the club has ever had. He taught swimming and later managed the swimming lessons at the former Sedgemoor Splash in Bridgwater, as well as running his own swim school. He was Swim Co-ordinator for Brean Splash where he created and formed their learn to swim programme. Ricky was the assistant coach to Street Swimming Club & Somerset Cheetas; a performance squad for swimmers from Street and Chard swimming club. More recently he set up the learn to swim programme at Bridgwater’s newest swimming pool Trinity Sports and Leisure and now hold’s the role as lead swim coordinator for 1610 Somerset and North Devon’s largest leisure provider.

Name: Andree Chandler
Position:
Squad Coach
Qualifications:
Level 2 Coach

Name: Laura Ensor
Position:
Junior Squad Coach
Qualifications:
Level 3 Coach

Name: Jenny Hughes
Position: Pre-Squad Coach
Qualifications: Level 2 swimming teacher

Name: Amy Smith
Position: Assistant Swim Coach
Qualifications: Level 2 swim teacher

Name: Lynsey Wilson
Position: Assistant Swim Coach
Qualifications: Level 2 swim teacher

Helper – Daisy Clarke

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