welcome to our kingston pool

Our private pool in Kingston joined the SG portfolio in September 2017. Located in a riverside property, the 11.5m indoor pool with sliding doors bringing natural light to the pool area, provides the perfect environment for your child to learn how to swim. We also offer intensive swimming courses at this venue during school half term and holidays.

Class timetable

CLASS TYPEMONTUEWEDSTHURSFRISATSUN
Pre-Schoolers & Children16:00 - 18:3016:00 - 18:3016:00 - 18:3016:00 - 18:3016:00 - 18:3009:00 - 18:0009:00 - 18:00

Class size

Non-Swimmers – Improver 21:1, 2:1

LENGTH

11.5 X 6m

DEPTH

1.2 – 1.75m

TEMPERATURE

The pool temperature is kept at a constant 31 degrees. The ambient temperature is kept at 32 degrees.

LOCATION

Private pool in Kingston, KT2 5BD

public transport

Sat Nav: KT2 5BD
Transport: 65 (Kingston) bus to Tudor Drive stop and 6-minute walk to venue.
Parking: There is free unrestricted parking Monday-Friday on the same road as the venue. Saturday requires pay and display between 11am-2pm.

facilities

  • 2 x showers
  • 1 x toilet
  • 2 x hairdryers
  • 1 cot available on poolside
  • seated viewing area poolside
  • no onsite parking; free unrestricted parking is available on surrounding roads
  • designated buggy/bike area

coaches

Vilija Paulikaite

Vilija Paulikaite

Vilija Paulikaite
Harriet Souter

Harriet Souter

Harriet Souter
Julian Coman

Julian Coman

Julian Coman
DAVID MAKRIEL

DAVID MAKRIEL

DAVID MAKRIEL
Jon Chappell

Jon Chappell

Jon Chappell
Eri Coles

Eri Coles

Eri Coles
Tommy Kruk

Tommy Kruk

Tommy Kruk
Athina Konstantinidou

Athina Konstantinidou

Athina Konstantinidou
Vilija Paulikaite

Vilija Paulikaite

As I grew up in a city by the river, I spent most of my childhood with my siblings playing in the water and learning how to swim. Being the only girl in the family with 3 brothers, I was competitive, always pushing myself to do more and to be more active than my brothers! This has helped me in my life, enabling me to enthusiastically approach and embrace every new opportunity.

I am now a fully qualified Level 2 STA swimming teacher, and one such opportunity is joining Sports Generation. I am delighted to be part of Sports Generation’s professional and growing team which will broaden my experience of teaching even further; Sports Generation set individual goals for all their coaches to encourage continued progress and achievement.

I find it particularly rewarding to be able to help the little ones grow their knowledge of the water, and to witness the fun of their first steps in the water; watching them develop in each lesson and being instrumental in their progress is very satisfying.

Harriet Souter

Harriet Souter

Swimming has always been a passion of mine. Luckily for me, my parents were keen for me to start swimming at a very young age which has been of massive benefit to me. I took to it straight away and wanted to progress further so I joined Woking Swim Club at the age of 10 years old.

I have been involved in some way or another in swimming ever since. I started in leisure as a lifeguard when I was 17 then progressed to swimming teaching a few years later as I wanted to interact more with the swimmers rather than watch from the sidelines and also experience the sense of achievement that the teachers did.

After having a few roles in leisure over the years I can honestly say that the most rewarding job I have had is teaching. I have taught both adults and children and there is nothing better than that feeling you experience when you see someone achieve something that you have helped them achieve, especially when you can see them enjoying themselves in the process.

I think that swimming is a vitally important life skill, a skill that is not only a great benefit for safety but is also a healthy and fun activity at any age.

 

Julian Coman

Julian Coman

From a very early age I discovered a love for swimming and all sorts of water sports activities. Born in Transylvania, its rivers and lakes were often my playground on summer break.

I moved to Spain at the age of 18, where I found my passion for windsurfing and surfing. I undertook many different courses and programs to become a qualified instructor of windsurfing, surfing and paddle boarding.

I have also been lucky enough to travel; I have been to Norway, UK, Belgium and Canary Islands where I was able to live and experience the cultures and traditions these beautiful countries have to offer.

The arrival of my baby girl changed my perspective towards many things; it was only last year during my wife’s pregnancy that I realised I would like to work with children and teach them how to swim.

I strongly believe that swimming can be many things: a competitive sport, a worthwhile hobby, a means of self-discipline and part of a healthy lifestyle. Having gained my qualifications, I look forward to working with Sports Generation to help take your child on a journey of self-discovery.

DAVID MAKRIEL

DAVID MAKRIEL

I have always been very sporty and participated in lots of activities from a young age. These included gymnastics, cross country, shot put and karate. I competed in local triathlons and other local fitness events.

I have been working in the leisure industry for 17 years, gaining various qualifications including personal training, pool plant rooms and first aid. I have been a swim teacher for 12 years and teach all ages from non-swimmers to triathletes. I am very passionate about helping my pupils to become water confident and teaching them a life skill

Jon Chappell

Jon Chappell

I began swimming at my local leisure centre around the age of 2. After a few years, I joined my local swimming club, competing at district level and helping to coach young club swimmers later on. I was also the swim captain for my school.

I really enjoyed seeing people push themselves and develop, and that inspired me to become a fully qualified coach. I teach to help swimmers achieve their goals and increase their confidence, to see marked improvements in technique, stamina and speed and knowing you’re making a difference.

Swimming is a vital skill that not only teaches how to survive in water, but how to excel. It also helps to improve hand-eye coordination, train fine motor skills and increase general fitness whilst improving confidence in an unfamiliar environment. Besides, 71% of the planet’s surface is water, so it’s probably going to be useful! I try to incorporate a basic scientific understanding of swimming (forces in motion, hydrostatics, surface area and tension, water resistance and levers) from a young age as I believe this helps children to rapidly develop their confidence and skill.

 

 

Eri Coles

Eri Coles

I started swimming lessons when I was four years old as I used to suffer from asthma. Swimming soon became a significant part of my life and I swam competitively at regional and national levels in Japan.

Such is my love of swimming that I wanted to realise my childhood dream of becoming a swimming teacher and pass that passion on. 3 years ago I gave up the desk job and became a fully qualified swimming teacher, and I have not regretted my decision once. Swimming is a fundamentally important life skill and I strongly believe that parents should make sure that their children learn to swim as early as possible. It’s a platform for so many other activities too, together with general health and fitness. For me swimming is great for my body, mind and soul – and for my students too.

Motivation is the key to learning; my approach is to praise the efforts and achievements of my students whenever possible. It’s incredibly rewarding to watch my students become confident and competent swimmers, knowing that I have made a positive contribution to their life and well-being.

Tommy Kruk

Tommy Kruk

It all began when I was 5 and Otylia Jedrzejczak won her gold medal in the 200 meters Butterfly during the Olympic Games in Athens. Her race inspired me so much that I decided I wanted to swim and participate in competitions as well. Also, my parents wanted me to be able to swim to feel more confident in the water whilst on holiday. I was signed up for my first classes.The idea of being a swimming teacher was born when I knew I want to study in London. A friend of mine, who already is a swimming teacher in London, told me that teaching children how to swim is an amazing job for someone with a competitive swimming background as some of them might choose to be a competitive swimmer and gain as much from it as I did.

Swimming is one of the most fundamental things that people should be able to do. Many parents are not aware just how important swimming is for their children. For example, lack of swimming ability might, at worst, cost a life during holidays or at the very least, at lot of stress for the parents!

I pay attention to the details in swimming, as I am fully aware how important details are. Furthermore, I have practical knowledge about swimming which comes from my 13 years of experience and this knowledge will benefit my students’ technique and approach to swimming.

There are many things I love about being a swimming teacher. Watching children grow in confidence when they conquer new swimming skills and noticeably progress is incredibly rewarding, together with knowing that I am helping children to be fit and healthy adults in the future.

Athina Konstantinidou

Athina Konstantinidou

I started learning to swim when I was 4 years old at my local pool. It seems that I had a natural talent for swimming, so I progressed quickly and became a successful swimmer, receiving numerous awards.

After ending my competitive swimming career, I decided to do my BSc in Physical Education and Sports Science, specialising in swimming.  I have always had an interest in water-based sports. Even as a child, I would help my younger cousins learn how to swim.  Swimming is one of the most important life skills to learn at a young age, therefore I decided to become a swimming coach to facilitate my knowledge and teach people to gain water confidence.  I have had wonderful coaches who were caring, patient and supportive when I was young – I would love all my new swimmers to have the same positive experience and I will do my best to make that happen.

It is very rewarding to help people of all ages learn a love for swimming while teaching them the skills for swimming safely.  No two days are the same when you teach swimming lessons. Each child is different, and they have unique fears and motivations. When you teach them how to swim, you get to tailor your swimming lesson to meet their individual needs. You’ll come to find that some of your students are fearless and love to jump into deep water without thinking twice while others are more cautious. Some students are easily distracted and talkative while others are timid and uncertain. Few things are more rewarding than watching your students progress and feeling proud of their accomplishments.

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