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

Gareth and Vicki

Favourite Quote: Dream, Believe, Achieve

Lucy Mountford
Lucy

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

Jeanene Walton-Sanders
Jeanene

Favourite Stroke: Front Crawl

Prawns or Shrimp? Prawns

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

Kyle-Roberts
Kyle

Favourite water sport: 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!

Favourite sea animal: A Crab

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

Holly Machin
Holly

Favourite holiday destination: Rio de Janeiro

Favourite underwater fictional character: 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

Favourite colour swimfin: Purple

Favourite sea animal: A Seahorse

Interesting Fact: I’m a twin!

Anna Kenning
Anna

Favourite sea animal: Seahorse

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

Favourite underwater fictional character: 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

Favourite holiday destination: Florida

Sharks or Dolphins? Dolphins

Interesting Fact: I have met Doug the Pug!

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Eve

Interesting Facts: Coming Soon!

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Chris

Interesting Facts: Coming Soon

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

Favourite holiday destination: 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

Favourite colour swimfin: Pink

Sharks or Dolphins? Dolphins

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

Dean James
Dean

Favourite water sport: Snorkelling

I can hold my breath underwater for: 60 seconds

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

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Sharron

Favourite colour swinfin: Purple

Favourite Country: Iceland

Interesting Fact: I’m an Ed Sheeran fan!

Rob Aked
Rob

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

Favourite holiday destination: 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

Favourite holiday destination: Spain

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

Emily Kemlo
Emily

Favourite stroke: Front Crawl

Tuna or Salmon? Salmon

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

Fran Hamilton
Fran

Favourite underwater fictional character: Hank (from Finding Dory)

Crab or Lobster? Lobster

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

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Tim

Interesting Facts: Coming Soon!

Arthur at GUST
Arthur

Loves: Stoke City

Favourite Stroke: Front crawl

Interesting Fact: I have webbed toes!

Evie - Staff Photo
Evie

Favourite Colour: Purple

Favourite Country: Dubai

Interesting Fact: I can play 4 musical instruments!

Alastair - Staff Photo
Alastair

Favourite stroke: Front crawl

Tuna or Salmon: Neither, steak!

Interesting Fact: I collect comic books

Lauren - Staff Photo
Lauren

Love: Athletics

Tuna or Salmon: Tuna

Interesting Fact: I’ve swam at GUST since I was 5 years old!

JackieFreer
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

Luke - Staff Photo
Luke

Favourite Stroke: Breast stroke

Favourite Colour: Yellow

I Love: Music

FrancescaClarke
Francesca

Favourite stroke: Front crawl

What sea creature would you like to be? Seahorse

Interesting Fact: I am a cox for a Leeds Uni rowing team!

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Vicky

Interesting Facts: Coming Soon

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Leanne

Favourite Stroke: Backstroke

Favourite Country:  Australia

I love: Dogs & Horses

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