Swim Wales welcomes Graeme Antwhistle to the team
- Swimming, Diving, Synchro, Water Polo, Education
Graeme has over 20 years of coaching experience and has spent the last 8 years working as a High Performance Coach for British Swimming at the hugely successful Bath National Centre. During this time, Graeme has helped coach swimmers to a total of 63 senior international medals, including five Olympic silver medals. Graeme’s international experience is extensive, having coached for Great Britain at European Youth Olympic Games, European Junior Championships, World Junior Championships, World Championships and Olympic Games.
Graeme will work closely with the Swim Wales National Performance Director, Ross Nicholas, in the delivery of the performance programme across Wales and will specifically be tasked with the development of technical, personal and arena skills of the coaches across the Swim Wales Performance Club network.
‘Graeme’s knowledge, skills and personality will have a hugely positive impact on performance swimming in Wales, as we strive to continue our international success and to develop our performance pathway, clubs and coaches.’ – Ross Nicholas, Swim Wales National Performance Director.
Athletes Coached include Senior International Medallists;
- Michael Jamieson
- Jazz Carlin
- Siobhan O’Connor
- Jemma Lowe
- Calum Jarvis
- Chris Walker-Hebborn
- Andrew Willis
- Jessica Dickons
- Elizabeth Simmonds