Monday, 20 November 2017

About eSWIM

about

 

eSWIM teacher, Elena Nesci, has over 13 years experience teaching and coaching and specialises in working with adults.  Elena is a qualified AUSTSWIM teacher and Masters Swimming Australia Coach.  She is a Coach Educator for Masters Swimming Australia, a member of the Masters Swimming Australia National Coaching Committee and an active Coach with her own club, Claremont Masters.

Elena took up swimming as an adult and has an excellent understanding of what it takes to learn to swim with good technique to prevent injury and assist in recovery from injury.  As a Masters Swimmer, Elena has competed at Club, State and World level and trains throughout the year for fitness and the mental benefits of swimming. Elena also holds current CPR qualifications with Royal Life Saving WA.

 

Coaching Qualifications & Achievements

AUSTSWIM Teacher Licence 

Masters Swimming Australia Club Coach

Masters Swimming Australia Coach Educator and Course Presenter

Masters Swimming Western Australia Coaching Committee member 2013 - present

2003 – 2006 Kids Swim School Teacher Challenge Swim School

                                                                                         2006 – 2013 Adult Swim Teacher Challenge Stadium Swim School

                                                                                         2009 Masters Swimming WA Coach of the Year 

                                                                                         2010 Nomination ANZ Sports Star Awards – Sports Coach of the Year

                                                                                         2010 Dept Sport & Rec Community Coach of the Year – Masters Swimming

                                                                                         2012 Dept Sport & Rec Industry Sports Coaches Awards – Certificate of Commendation 

                                                                                         2013 Dept Sport & Rec Industry Sports Coaches Awards – Certificate of Commendation 

                                                                                         2013 Dept Sport & Rec Certificate of Presenter Training

                                                                                         2014-15 Head Coach – Claremont Masters Swimming Club

                                                                                         2015 Co-creator / Presenter - new Masters Swimming Australia Coaching Course

                                                                                         2015-17 Committee Member - Masters Swimming Australia National Coaching Committee

                                                                                         2015 Perc Edwards Volunteer of the Year Award, Masters Swimming WA

                                                                                         2015 Annual Service to Masters Swimming WA Award

                                                                                         2014 - 2017 Coach, Subiaco Primary School and Interschool Swim teams

                                                                                         2016 WA Sports Star Awards Nominee - Service to Sport

 

 

 

Swimming Achievements

Member of Claremont Masters Swimming Club: 1999 – present

Rottnest Channel Swim crossings: 

  • Solo  –  2005 
  • Duo  – 2002, 2004
  • Team –  2000, 2001, 2012 (1st place overall Women’s Team)

Multiple National relay record holder – Masters Swimming Australia

State individual & relay record holder – Masters Swimming WA