Nathan Bradwell

Head Coach

What a start to the new season with our newly appointed head coach Nathan Bradwell. After joining the club last year as assistant head coach, Nathan has made the quick progression to the role of head coach. The swimmers are eager to train and progress in their sport with the guidance of Nathan. Exciting times ahead


James Thompson 

Assistant Head Coach

James moves over from Pioneer Swimming Club and has extensive experience of coaching all squads within the Club and will be a great addition to our team. The swimmers are looking forward to training with you this season


Hattie Varley

Development Coach

The brilliant Hattie Varley who has swam and had a voluntary coaching role for the Bobcats for many years. Hattie has her level 1 coaching and level 2 teaching qualifications - alongside her British national final in butterfly -British and English nationals in fly and free -lancashire and North west team. We welcome her to take the role of coach for the development squad amongst other coaching advise across all squads.


Katie Rilett-Young


Katie has been a member of the Bobcats from the age of 13, during her time at Bobcats she competed at Regional, National and Para International Level also qualifying for the World Class Talent Programme, her biggest achievement was winning a silver medal at National level in the 400m Freestyle event.

Katie is a level 2 qualified coach and works full time as a sports and activity officer for a national governing body. This experience helps to give our young competitive swimmers a great start and make excellent long term progress.