Our Mentor Coaches

Are you stuck? Or looking to take your swim school or stroke to the next level but not quiet sure how? Maybe one of our Mentor Coaches can assist you.

We have compiled a list of Mentor Coaches that should be able to assist with getting your swimming business off to a great start, help you with those challenging corrective stroke issues and a whole lot more.

Please get in touch with them directly via the email form at the bottom of the page.

If you believe you can add value to other coaches and swimmers out there and would like to form part of the mentor team, please get in touch with the SwimCoach team to discuss.

Meet Bianca Marais and the mentorship guidance she can offer:
– Establishing a competitive age group swimming club structure in line with SSA long term participation development pathways – see Tygerberg Aquatics (www.tygerbergaquatics.com)
– Programme planning from LTS through to SA Senior level
– Coaching swimmers through to SA Junior & Senior National teams – pool and open water

Meet Tracey Hemphill and the mentorship guidance she can offer:
“I own Orcas Swimming, a swimming instruction business based in Roodepoort Gauteng, and Durban North in KZN. Our business provides a full and holistic program from Learn to Swim to top competitive levels in both the pool and Open Water Swimming.
I can add value to an individual looking for guidance in setting up business, marketing, communication strategies and creating team culture with staff, parents and participants. I can also assist with finding your coaching philosophy, building your program and developing your coaching practice – The how and the why you plan on delivering your programs.
I’m happy to engage in online zoom calls, by phone in the mornings, and we welcome visits and logging at any of our operations.”
You can check out the website – www.orcasswimming.co.za or www.facebook.com/orcasswimming

Meet Brent Holmes and the mentorship guidance he can offer:
Brent is Head Coach and owner of Neptune Aquatics he also owns and managers swim schools in Bloemfontein and Cape Town. SSA qualified Learn to swim instructor, Swimming Coach and teaching facilitator as well as ACSA Level 5 International age group certified swimming coach.
In addition to Brent’s swim schools and swimming club, he is Head development and performance coach of the very successful junior and senior swimming programs at Oranje girls school in Bloemfontein and managers the Curro Independent School program in Century City, Cape Town.
Brent runs a very successful swimming and Multi sport programs which includes Open Water, Triathlon and Biathlon and has athletes competing at all levels including national and international representation in all training disciplines. Oranje have also excelled winning the prestigious National all girls’ aquatics festival twice in the last 4 years and the Free State high inter schools every year since 2014.
Brent is able to assist with all aspects of age group coaching planning and programs as well setting up and managing your school, swim school and swimming club programs.