Swimming Coordinator & Teacher
Janet Arnold runs the swimming sessions and has been teaching for 42 years. Over that time Janet has accumulated a great deal of knowledge and expertise in the field of swimming teaching. In 1972 she was awarded the highest award for teaching in the country, called the performers diploma. On a regular basis Janet manages other teachers and lifeguards in a variety of settings. Janet also has expertise in teaching other sports, including badminton, squash, tennis and fencing.
Martyn Arnold also teaches swimming for BJ Sports and is a fully qualified swimming teacher who has been teaching swimming for 15 years. Martyn is also a qualified badminton coach, teaching persons aged 4-21 years. Martyn is also a Web designer who designed and built this website.
Barry Arnold organises and the runs the swimming lessons. He organises all the children into their classes. He is a keen swimmer who also enjoys playing badminton and squash in his spare time.
Debbie has been teaching swimming for 18 years, originally qualified in South Africa before moving to UK with her family in 2014.
As well as teaching swimming she also enjoys teaching dancing.
An ASA swimming teacher since 1997 Sarah is very committed to helping children and adults enjoy the water, feel confident and swim and be safe. Sarah is a regular swimmer herself and has spent many working years encouraging others to take part and now works as an ASA tutor helping others become ASA Level 1 teachers.
Jane comes from a competitive swimming background and has a real passion for helping children / adults achieve their swimming goals. Originally from South Africa, she has been teaching swimming for over 8 years in the UK and has 2 daughters who also share her love of the water.
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