STEPHEN MURPHY

BSCA Member

Head Coach at Mid Sussex Marlins

About Me

I have been coaching for over 15 years and developed swimmers up to junior international level.
I am the current head coach at Mid Sussex Marlins, now a 950 member club and have helped build the club from 5th in the county to one of the top clubs in the South East region.

Qualifications & Experience

Senior coach (level 3)
Sports coaching science degree
6 years head coach Mid Sussex Marlins
coaching 10 years prior at all levels age group to masters

DBS Valid until 20/12/2022
CoachSafe insured as a BSCA Member

Notable Successes

Swimmers on England junior teams 2020
British championships medalists and English championship medalists 2015-2019-
Coach on South East offshore camp Luxembourg 2020
Head coach Sussex County pathway programme 2 years
Coach Swim England National development camps 2019
Senior Irish National champion womens 200m backstoke

Achievements & Recognition

Sussex Coach of the year 2019
Mid Sussex Marlins top club Sussex county champions 2017 onwards

Favourite Drills / Sets

Commitment to training and the programme to achieve success
Technique first attitude
individual approach as often as possible particularly with 15 overs, multi stroke and distance approach for age groupers 14/u