Louisa Ewing - Coach and Teacher

Name: Louisa Ewing


Qualifications (relevant to swimming/coaching/teaching):

Level 1 and 2 teaching, Level 1 coach


Years in Swimming (can be split coaching and swimming):

16 years


Why did you get into coaching?

I wanted to work with children helping them achieve their goals and aspirations in the sport I love. 


Background/List of achievements past and present:

Deputy head girl at the Wavell school, along with the head of year and house. I was a swimmer for 14 years achieving county, reginal and national standard.  I started pool helping at the age of 14 worked my way up achieving high coalification in school and college as well as progressing to get my level 1 and 2 teaching, this year I passed my level 1 coach, alongside this I’m doing a sports degree.


Favourite Pool:

Mountbatten Portsmouth Leisure centre


Greatest achievement in swimming/coaching:

"Being able to swim in a national relay team, as well as working with some of the top coaches in Hampshire."


Favourite set: Katie Ledecky’s threshold set


Most important piece of advice to a swimmer: Believe in yourself


Other interests/hobbies: "I sail and like to wake board."