Squad Training

Our Head Coach Mr Adrian Adam has just retired and we are in the process of recruiting a new one.

Miss Christie Sofatzis is currently acting as Head Coach and will continue in this role until  a new Head Coach is appointed.   

Miss Sofatzis is supported by a team of outstanding coaches and instructors, including: 

Mrs Mariana Mandache  An Olympic IM and Butterfly swimmer, Mariana is a European Gold level coach, with twenty years' coaching experience in Europe, Turkey and New Zealand. She has won a number of Coach of the Year awards from both National federations and clubs in that time.

Miss Olivia Skea Olivia is a current national level swimmer and SAT Coach.  She is an Emmanuel College Alumni who has been a dedicated participant and supportive volunteer of the Emmanuel College Swimming Club community and continues to show her support through her coaching.

Mr Sam Woodfield  Being a competitive swimmer himself, Sam is an avid sportsman who understands the training needs of all swimmers and strives to get the best results for each student. Currently studying IT, Sam continues to give back to his swimming community.  Sam has represented the State for swimming and is a qualified Bronze level coach.

All swimmers intending to compete at club meets are expected to be registered with our Emmanuel College Swimming Club. Registration forms are available online at www.emmanuelswimming.org.au.