Coaches’ Profile

  • Eugene Chia

    Designation: Head Coach

    Eugene Chia will be joining Singapore Swimming Club in mid-December 2021.

    Education: Eugene is an experienced Level 3 coach and has a graduate diploma in Sports Coaching from University of Queensland. 

    Experience: Eugene has 16 years of coaching experience. He was previously National Assistant Coach of Singapore Swimming Association and Head Coach of Chinese Swimming Club. He has coached several SEA Games gold medallists.

  • Zhang Chang Yan

    Designation: Section Head

    Coach Zhang joined the Club in 2002. She has since been coaching different levels of age group swimmers in competitive programme. She was appointed Section Head of Development & Competitive Programme in September 2012.

    Education: She graduated from Shanghai Institute of Physical Education majoring in Exercise and Training.

    Experience: She coached Jing De Zhen Physical Education Bureau Swimming Team in Jiangxi Province (China) for four years.

  • Yi Fan

    Coach Yi Fan joined Singapore Swimming Club in 2013.

    Education: A graduate from Wuhan Institute of Physical Education majoring in Swimming.

    Experience: Coach Yi Fan was a competitive swimmer with the Hubei Province Swimming Team, China before coaching the same team for 10 years.

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  • Crystal Wang

    Coach Crystal joined Singapore Swimming Club in 1999 and over the years, she has been coaching various levels in the Learn-to-Swim and Development & Competitive programmes.

    Education: A graduate from the Shanghai Institute of Physical Education majoring in Exercise and Training.

    Experience: She had coached at the Shanghai Sports Club, China for nine years.

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  • Anson Gu

    Coach Anson joined Singapore Swimming Club in 2010 and the coach of Development and Competitive programme.

    Education: He graduated from the Wuhan Institute of Physical Education, majoring in Exercise and Training.

    Experience: He has more than 10 years of coaching experience in both China and Singapore.

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  • Yang Bin

    Coach Yang Bin joined Singapore Swimming Club on 26 June 2017.

    Education: He graduated with a Master Degree in Sports Training & Science from Wuhan Institute of Physical Education. He is a NROC swimming coach in Singapore. He has more than 10 years coaching experience in Singapore from Beginners to Competitive swimmers.

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  • Sunny Chan

    Coach Sunny joined Singapore Swimming Club on 2 May 2018.

    Education: Coach Sunny is currently pursuing a Degree in Physical Education, minoring in Psychology from Singapore University of Social Sciences. He is a NROC swimming coach in Singapore as well as a SwimSafer-certified Instructor and Assessor.

    Experience : Prior to joining Singapore Swimming Club, Sunny has 3-5 years of coaching experience in MOE for Primary 1-3 students based on the SwimSafer syllabus. He was also an appointed swim coach under SportsSG (SportsCares).

  • Arthur Chan

    Coach Arthur joined the Singapore Swimming Club on 15 October 2018.

    Education: Coach Arthur holds Level 1 and 2 certification for the American Swimming Coaches Association (ASCA). He is also a FINA approved Technical Official holding both the FINA Swimming Official Certificate as well as the Singapore Swimming Association (SSA) Swimming Technical Official Level 1 certificate.

    Experience: A coach with wealth of experience, Coach Arthur has been with the Kuching Amateur Swimming Association (KASA) since 2012 and was also part of the Sarawak state coaching team for the Malaysia Games in both 2015 and 2016.

  • Ethan Chan

    Coach Ethan joined Singapore Swimming Club on 14 June 2019.

    Education: A graduate in Bachelor of Psychology (Hons), Coach Ethan holds a Level 2 certification from the American Swimming Coaches Association (ASCA) and a Level 1 certification from Swim Schools International (SSI). He is currently pursuing further certifications from ASCA and FINA.

    Experience: He has been coaching since 2016 and prior to joining Singapore Swimming Club, he coached pre-competitive swimmers of varying ages while also serving as lead coach at a Learn-to-Swim programme based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.