Caterina
Senior Swim Coach
Caterina is a competitive swimmer. She won an individual gold medal, one relay medal and reached four finals at the European Junior Swimming Championships in Antwerp (2007). She was placed eighth at the World Junior Swimming Championships in Monterrey (2008), competed for the Italian National Junior Swimming Team in international competitions, won two bronze medals at the European Youth Olympic Festival in Lignano Sabbiadoro (2005). Caterina won eight individual gold medals at the Italian National Open Swimming Championships (2006-2008); 20 individual gold medals, one relay gold medal, eight individual silver medals, 2 relay silver medals, 12 individual bronze medals at the Italian National Junior Championships (2004-2008). She was a finalist at the British University & College Sports Swimming National Championships (2011-2015) for Imperial College London SC and is the holder of a Development Excellence Scheme Scholarship for Swimming at Imperial College London (2013-2016). Her main strokes are backstroke and individual medley and Caterina has been coaching for six years, four of which were for FastFins®. She is passionate about swimming and conveys this passion in her teaching!
Qualifications:
ASA Level 1 in Teaching Aquatics
MRes in Bio-Imaging Sciences, Imperial College London (2015-2016)
MSci in Chemistry with Molecular Physics, Imperial College London (2011-2015)