UAA Teacher Profile
All our lead instructors are fully qualified through the Red Cross programme or other comparable programmes.
Coach Andy has well over 25 years coaching and teaching swimming in the USA and SE Asia. Coach Andy is Aquatics Academy Manager and as such directs UNIS Hanoi co-curricular aquatics activities. In that capacity, Coach Andy is the Aquatics Academy Head Coach. He has coached highly successful swimmers who have gone on to participate in NCAA D1 programmes and the Olympic Trials. Prior to joining UNIS Hanoi, he was Aquatics Director at International School of Bangkok. At ISB, Coach Andy coached many IASAS Champions and led International School of Bangkok to an IASAS Championship.
Coach Hamilton has been involved in school swimming and coaching programmes in UK, Africa and Middle East. He joins us from Dubai where he spent five years at GEMS World Academy creating the most successful squad in the Emirates. He has worked with National age group representatives from UK, Ireland, Spain and India. Martin was also National Head Coach of Malawi and attended the 2010 All Africa Games and 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi. Coach Hamilton works is our Aquatics Coordinator working very closely with our PE department to ensure quality instruction for PE classes. In addition he is the primary coach for the Elementary School Phoenix Swim Club squad and works with Coach Andy to coach the UNIS Hanoi High School team.