Anaconda Coaching Team

Joe Grubb

Joe Grubb - Head Coach

Joe has been with Anaconda for many years as a swimmer and has qualified as coach before becoming Head Coach in 2022.

His qualifications include: Swim England Swimming Coach, Swim England Assistant Swimming Coach, ASA/UKCC Level 1 Certificate for Teaching Aquatics, ASA/UKCC Level 2 Certificate for Teaching Aquatics.

Michele Davies - Lead County Coach

Michele has been with Anaconda for many years and has coached many swimmers from academy and county to a level where they qualify for nationals. She was voted Best Coach by the swimmers in 2023.

Her qualifications include: ASA Preliminary Teachers Certificate, ASA/UKCC Level 2 Certificate for Coaching Swimming, Swimming TOPS Sport 4 Hour, ASA Teachers Certificate for Swimming, ASA Advanced Teacher Certificate,

Ben Bedwell - Coach

Ben has been with Anaconda for many years. Known for his booming voice, he is passionate and is well loved by his swimmers. His qualifications include: Swim England Assistant Swimming Coach, ASA/UKCC Level 1 Certificate for Teaching Aquatics, ASA/UKCC Level 2 Certificate for Teaching Aquatics.

 

Harry Grubb - Lead Academy Coach

His qualifications include: Swim England Assistant Swimming Coach, ASA/Swim England/SEQ Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching), ASA Level 2 Swimming Teacher.

 

Sydney Celul - Lead Academy Coach

Her qualifications include: Swim England Assistant Swimming Coach, ASA/Swim England/SEQ Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching), ASA Level 2 Certificate for Teaching Swimming.

 

David Broadbent - Director of Swimming

David holds a degree in Sports Science and is a Level 3 coach. David has been with Hackney Aquatics since July 2020.

 

 

Alice Bayley Coach

 

 

Alex Tegene Coach

Alex has Swim England Swimming Coach, ASA/UKCC Level 1 Certificate for Teaching Aquatics, Level 2 Certificate in Teaching Aquatics (QCF) and Swim England Assistant Swimming Coach.

 

Leto Atherton - Coach

Her qualifications include: Swim England Swimming Coach, SEQ Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching), Swim England Assistant Swimming Coach.

 


From left to right: Leto, Michele, Sydney and Alice

 

Swim School Teachers

Maree Rolf - Head Teacher, Swim School

Maree is a dedicated swimming teacher. She has ASA Advanced Teacher Certificate.

 

Samuel Williams - Swim Teacher

Sammy is an ASA Level 2 Swimming Teacher and has ASA/Swim England/SEQ Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching).

 

Lorraine Walker- Swim Teacher

Lorraine Walker has ASA/Swim England/SEQ Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) and ASA Level 2 Swimming Teacher qualifications.

 

Åsa Westerlund - Teacher, Swim School

Åsa Westerlund has SEQ Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) and SEQ Level 2 Teaching Swimming.

 

Phoebe Clowser - Assistant Teacher, Swim School

Phoebe Clowser has STA Level 2 Award In Teaching Swimming.