Angel Connor

Angela is the Coach for Academy Bronze and Academy Silver with Swansea Aquatics. She has  coached with the club for 10 years. Angela is also a swimming teacher with the Aqua School at Wales National Pool, delivering lessons in accordance with the ‘National Plan For Teaching Swimming’ stages 1-7.

Angela is a Level 2 Coach and a Level 2 Teacher, she holds many other qualifications and certificates including:

  • Level 1 coaching in Water Polo
  • Level 2 in ‘Fitness instructing in the context of water based exercise’
  • Adult and Baby
  • Mentoring Sports Coaches
  • Teaching Children with Educational Difficulties
  • Teaching Disabled Swimmers
  • Child Protection with NSPCC

Angela will be working towards gaining a Level 3 Coaching qualification to further her personal coaching development in the very near future.

Angela’s focus for the Skills Squads are:

  • Skill development and stroke technique
  • Transition to breakouts on all strokes
  • An introduction to turns and dives
  • Aerobic work to enable the swimmers to move through the programme effectively

Angela is a little bit of a outdoors girl at heart,  enjoying walking, surfing, sea swimming and most importantly the beach!