Sian Silvester

Swimming Coach

Previous employment before Jersey Sport: Sian has taught swimming for 20 years. Her swimming teaching career started as a Saturday job at 16 years old at Tigers. Sian then worked from Le Mourier Swim School and then returned to Tigers to coach the Junior swimmers.

High level / sports related qualifications: Sian swam for the Tigers Swimming Club until she was 18 years old. She competed at Island games in Guernsey in 2003 and was the girls swim team captain. Sian has a university degree in fashion design. Sian holds the following qualifications: Swim England level 1 and 2 teacher, Swim England level 1 and 2 coach and is a qualified lifeguard.

Hobbies: Sian loves creating, crafting and painting with her children. She enjoys being involved in sports, enjoys running and taking part in half marathons. Sian completed a full marathon in 2009 and more recently completed the Breca SwimRun – Sprint category in 2020 and hopes to do the full distance soon.