Meet The Team

Meet the team

Committed to your child’s development, and committed to happy learning, our team’s all-round expertise is unparalleled in the region

Gaz and Vicki Underhill
Gareth and Vicki

Favourite TV programme: Dragons Den
Interesting Fact:  Vicki has travelled the world and Gareth has met Mr Motivator!
Favourite Quote: Believe in yourself, always

Lucy Mountford
Lucy

Favourite colour swimfin: Pink
Favourite place: America
Interesting fact: I have met the queen!

Jeanene Walton-Sanders
Jeanene

My favourite swim stroke is: Front Crawl

Prawns or Shrimp? Prawns

Interesting Fact:  I am a former Midlands Synchronised Swimming Champion!

Kyle-Roberts
Kyle

My favourite water sport is: Water Polo

Crab or Lobster? Lobster

Interesting Fact: I coach Peter Coates’ Grandchildren

Mike Porter-Nash
Mike

Mike became a swim teacher because he wanted to give something back to the community!

My favourite sea animal is: A Crab

Interesting Fact: I was in the British Army Ski Team!

Holly Machin
Holly

My favourite holiday destination is: Rio de Janeiro

My favourite underwater fictional character is: Ariel

Interesting Fact: I was born with two teeth!

Beth

Favourite colour swimfin: Pink

What sea creature would you be: Turtle

Interesting Fact: I have swam with sharks!

Madeline Whitehurst
Madeline

My favourite SwimFin colour is: Purple

My favourite sea animal is: A Seahorse

Interesting Fact: I’m a twin!

Anna Kenning
Anna

My favourite sea animal is: A Seahorse

My favourite holiday destination is: South Africa

Interesting Fact: I have competed in the Midlands Athletic Squad in Hammer throwing and shot putting!

Rob Wheeler
Rob

My favourite underwater fictional character is: Nemo

I can hold my breath underwater for: 1 minute 49 seconds

Interesting Fact: I have taught Frank Bruno’s daughter to swim!

Beth Shenton
Beth

My favourite holiday destination is: Florida

Sharks or Dolphins? Dolphins

Interesting Fact: I have met Doug the Pug!

Caroline Ratcliffe
Caroline

My favourite sea animal is: A Dolphin

I can hold my breath underwater for:  1 minute 33 seconds

Interesting Fact: I go to ballroom dance classes!

Matt Pugh
Matt

My favourite swim stoke is: Front Crawl

Prawns or Shrimp? Prawns

Interesting Fact:  I used to swim with Adam Peaty!!

Alex Tudor
Alex

If you could be a sea creature what would you be? A Dolphin

Tuna or Salmon? Salmon

Interesting Fact: I have a black belt in Jiu Jitsu

Trevor Underhill
Trevor

My favourite holiday destination is: Madeira

Tuna or Salmon? Salmon

Interesting Fact: I have a great interest in voluntary community work

Rob Kenning
Rob

Rob became a swim teacher because he wanted to share his skills with others!

Crab or Lobster? Crab

Interesting Fact: I have been on live television 3 times!

Phoebe Elrick
Phoebe

My favourite colour SwinFin is: Pink

Sharks or Dolphins? Dolphins

Interesting Fact: I have sung at the O2 Arena in London!

Dean James
Dean

My favourite water sport is: Snorkelling

I can hold my breath underwater for:  60 seconds

Interesting Fact: I almost moved to Seattle in the USA when I was 14!

Ella Dillon
Ella

My favourite underwater fictional character is: Flounder (from the Little Mermaid)

My favourite water sport is: Water Volleyball

Interesting Fact:  I am very creative person. I am very creative person. Most of what I do is original and new

Rob Aked
Rob

Have you ever been scuba diving? Yes, I saw a Turtle!

My favourite holiday destination is: Majorca

Interesting Fact: I swam Butterfly for the County!

Harry Macdonald
Harry

If you could be a sea creature what would you be? A Shark

My favourite holiday destination is: Spain

Interesting Fact: I have been in the local newspaper for my skills playing cricket!

Emily Kemlo
Emily

My favourite swim stroke is: Front Crawl

Tuna or Salmon? Salmon

Interesting Fact: I am also a nail technician and LOVE Disney themed nails!

Fran Hamilton
Fran

My favourite underwater fictional character is: Hank (from Finding Dory)

Crab or Lobster? Lobster

Interesting Fact: I have walked the Great Wall of China!

Katie Carthy
Katie

My favourite colour SwinFin is: Purple

Prawns or Shrimp? Shrimp

Interesting Fact: I am also a classical ballet teacher!

Arthur at GUST
Arthur

Love: Stoke City

Favourite stroke: Front crawl

Interesting Fact: I have webbed toes!

team profile coming soon
Vicky
team profile coming soon
Lauren
Francesca

Interesting Facts: Coming Soon!

Jackie

Favourite Stroke: Breast stroke

I can hold my breath underwater for: 2 mins 5 secs!

Interesting Fact: I was in the Royal Air Force

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