Coaches’ Profile

  • Yuan ZaoYu

    Designation: Head Coach

    Coach Yuan joined Singapore Swimming Club in May 2010 and was appointed Head Coach in August 2012.

    Education: She graduated with a Bachelor of Education (Swimming) degree from the prestigious Beijing Sports University.

    Experience: She was an assistant coach for four years to China’s National Swimming Team, senior coach for seven years at Qingdao Sports School’s professional swimming team and coach at Chinese Swimming Club for 11 years.

  • Zhang Chang Yan

    Designation: Section Head

    Coach Zhang joined the Club in 2002. She has since been coaching different levels of age group swimmers in competitive programme. She was appointed Section Head of Development & Competitive Programme in September 2012.

    Education: She graduated from Shanghai Institute of Physical Education majoring in Exercise and Training.

    Experience: She coached Jing De Zhen Physical Education Bureau Swimming Team in Jiangxi Province (China) for four years.

  • Yi Fan

    Coach Yi Fan joined Singapore Swimming Club in 2013.

    Education: A graduate from Wuhan Institute of Physical Education majoring in Swimming.

    Experience: Coach Yi Fan was a competitive swimmer with the Hubei Province Swimming Team, China before coaching the same team for 10 years.

  • Cui Bingxin

    Coach Cui joined the Club in 2016 with 15 years of experience in coaching competitive swimming in China.

    Education: He graduated from Hebei Institute of Physical Education, majoring in Swimming.

    Experience: He was a competitive swimmer in his youth, representing his club at many national competitions in China.

  • Crystal Wang

    Coach Crystal joined Singapore Swimming Club in 1999 and over the years, she has been coaching various levels in the Learn-to-Swim and Development & Competitive programmes.

    Education: A graduate from the Shanghai Institute of Physical Education majoring in Exercise and Training.

    Experience: She had coached at the Shanghai Sports Club, China for nine years.

  • Anson Gu

    Coach Anson joined Singapore Swimming Club in 2010. In May 2014, he was appointed as Section Head for the Learn-to-Swim programme.

    Education: He graduated from the Wuhan Institute of Physical Education, majoring in Exercise and Training.

    Experience: He has more than 10 years of coaching experience in both China and Singapore.

  • Shao Xuan, Selena

    Designation: Section Head (Learn To Swim)

    oach Shao re-joined the Club in 2015, and has been coaching various levels of swimmers. She had previously coached at Singapore Swimming Club for five years.

    Education: A graduate from Wuhan University with a Diploma in Sports.

    Experience: She had also coached professional athletes of the Hubei Province Swimming Team for eight years and was a coach at the Aquatic Masters Swim Club for one and a half years.

  • Li Wang Chen Xue

    Coach Li, formerly of the Shandong Province Swimming Team, joined Singapore Swimming Club in 2015.

    Education: She graduated with a Master’s Degree in Sports Training from Shanghai University of Sport.

    Experience: Coach Li had started coaching young children even before graduating. She was an assistant coach for Shanghai Swimming Team before coming to Singapore.

  • Yang Bin

    Coach Yang Bin joined Singapore Swimming Club on 26 June 2017.

    Education: He graduated with a Master Degree in Sports Training & Science from Wuhan Institute of Physical Education. He is an NRO swimming coach in Singapore. He has more than 10 years coaching experience in Singapore from Beginners to Competitive swimmers.