Easy2Swim’s coaches love kids, and water too! Our swim coaches really love their jobs, and it shows in the quality and care of the swim instruction taking place in our swim classes every day. We are proud of our swimming coaches, and know that parents will feel confident that their child is carefully instructed while in the pool. The biographies below are to introduce you to the wonderful swimming coaches at the Easy2Swim.  Please take a moment to get to know us!

Coach
has a strong Surf Lifesaving and Sea Rescue background. She is an accomplished Open Water swimmer and is the current Western Province 3km champion in her age group. She is also a regular competitor in the Open Water cold swimming (without a wetsuit) where she excels. She has also met the qualification requirements for an “Ice Mile” by successfully swimming 600m in 2 degrees centigrade water in just a swimming costume..

MICHELLE JACKMAN

MichelleCoach
Michelle, mother of 2 beautiful daughters and is incredibly passionate about swimming.

She grew up all over the world, swimming competitively in Hong Kong and America. She thrives in encouraging and inspiring children to develop a love for water and the importance of water safety.

Witnessing milestones and breakthroughs for several years has fueled her passion for instructing all ages.

She has valuable experience and looks forward to constantly growing her experience and qualifications.


KALIB FRIESLAAR

KalibCoach
Kalib was a club swimmer for quite a few years until water polo became his passion. He represented the Eastern Cape for 5 years and competed throughout the country. He doesn’t play much polo at present and competes in various open water swims.

He loves coaching kids and seeing them grow their potential. He specialises in Freestyle and Butterfly. He is a qualified Learn to Swim instructor and aspires to complete the SSA Level 1 Coaching qualification and further qualifications as they become available.