Sport & Exercise


Further information on this team’s performance coaches

Head of Performance Swimming: Chris Jones

  • United Kingdom Coaching Certificate (UKCC) level 5 licensed coach.
  • Coached at the 2010 and 2014 Commonwealth Games 
  • Coached at the 2013 World University Games.

Chris Jones

Head of Performance Swimming

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Assistant Head Coach: Mat Trodden

  • United Kingdom Coaching Certificate (UKCC) level 3 licensed coach.
  • Coach at Commonwealth Games 2014
  • Lead coach on Scottish youth development programme 2014-2015
  • Placed athletes on Commonwealth youth, Commonwealth and Paralympics including coaching James Clegg (s12 100 butterfly bronze in 2012)
  • Part of sports coach UKs aspire programme 2014-2015
  • BSc Sports Science with psychology
  • MSc Strength and conditioning 


Mat Trodden

Assistant Head Coach (Swimming)

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