Other Coaches

Dan Davies

-ASA Qualified Teacher and Coach

  • Over 14 years swimming of teaching/coaching experience
  • Current head Coach Cardiff Met Swimming Club
    -BSc (Hons) Sport and Exercise Science
    -MSc Sport and Exercise Science
    -RLSS Pool Lifeguard Qualified
    -First Aid Qualified
  • Completed Ironman Wales 2017, 2018, 2019
  • Currently training for Ironman Wales 2022

Issy Morris

• Qualified swim teacher

• Involved within elite sport since the age of 13

• Coached the Cardiff Met Triathlon Academy from 2018 to 2019

• Sport Studies Degree (1st class)

• Studying MSc Sport and Exercise Nutrition

• Currently training as an elite triathlete within the National Triathlon Performance Centre Wales & have qualified for the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Triathlon

• Represented Wales in swimming, cross-country and track

• Represented Great Britain in triathlon – 4th at the Senior European Triathlon Cup race in Hungary, 2019

• BUCS Biathlon Champion 2020

• BUCS Sprint Triathlon Champion 2019

• Nos Galon Champion 2019

• 2nd at the mixed relay U23 European championships, 2015

• 19th Junior European Championships, 2017


– Swimming & triathlon coach

– 9 years experience coaching the Cardiff Triathletes swimming, ranging from those new to swimming who have not received coaching before to those competing at GB level.

– Former Competitive swimmer with Cardiff Swimming Club ( coached by Olympic coach, Dave Haller)

– 5 years Experience coaching 1-1 (swimmers who wanted more bespoke technical swim coaching)

– Keen open water swimmer

– Former world champion bog snorkeler, 2018

Danielle Cavanagh

• Swimming Instructor

• Triathlon Coach

• Level 2 Open Water Coach

• Watsu Practitioner (Water Shiatsu)

• Creator of Waterfusion Mists-Lovingly handcrafted essences of organic essential oils with crystal infused water.

• Current SHE TRI’S coach at Heathwood, a project that aims to engage & empower more women through triathlon.

• 8 years experience of coaching 1-1 swim sessions to develop technique

• Former competitive swimmer with University of Bath