Black Lion is lucky enough to have a large and experienced group of coaches that support our aim to inspire a lifelong love of swimming through excellence, development and support.
We place a great importance in supporting our coaches by enhancing their experience and qualifications. With a mix of professional coaches, qualified volunteers and a number of enthusiastic assistants, our ongoing training program ensures our swimmers receive the best possible coaching.
Our coaching team is led by our head coach Alan Londesbrough.
BLSC Coaching Team
Alan Londesbrough – Head Coach
BLSC Swim Academy
Jay Parsons – Academy Lead
The club are also fortunate to be able to offer Sports and Remedial Massage Therapy to our swimmers, by appointment only, on Sunday evenings with Ruth Fisher a fully qualified and experienced therapist. (https://www.kinetixsofttissuetherapy.co.uk/)