The DSS-GB TeamMaking it possible!
Introducing the team behind The Team!
This is the band of volunteers that make things happen for the swimmers. We wanted to include our photos so that you could recognise us when we all get together. Some of us are a bit camera shy though.
Andrea Manson BEM
Andrea is both a Coach and a Trustee. She has been involved with Down syndrome swimming since 2015 and loves helping the swimmers reach their full potential. For her “it’s all about the ability, not the disability”.
Beverley is our Membership Secretary. She maintains the membership records and assist the team manager in welcoming new members to the organisation. She also works with the committee on the day to day running of DSS-GB.
Sandra is both a Coach and our Safguarding Officer. She has a wealth of experience having been involved with disability sport for many years. She supports both DSS-GB and Special Olympics athletes and National and International events.
Mark is the swimmers representative on the committee. He is there to make sure the swimmers have a voice and can express their views on how the organisation should be run.
Julie is one of the Team Mangers who assists Neil with the admin tasks and is part of the poolside team for all events. Julie is also our Records Officer. Please contact her with queries about submitting record applications.
This is Veronique. She’s one of our social media team and helps to keep the communications flowing. If you have anything you’d like to share with the group, please email her.
Ali is both a Trustee and our Secretary. She squeezes these roles in around her family commitments and love of running. If you’d like to get in touch just drop her a line.