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We are the Swimming and Water Polo Club

Committee Members

​ ​ Signatory Positions​
​​Wa​ter Polo President
Marwan Tamer El Shaer
Marwan oversees the Water Polo side of the club. With help from the Mens Captain and Womens Captain he organises all games and training throughout the year. As well as this he helps manage and run the Womens team. Marwan is also the universities Water Polo Officer for BUCS​.

Marwan is in his 3rd and final year as part of the club, graduating this year.
​​​Swimming President
Andy Ward
Andy oversees the Swimming side of the club. He is responsible for organising all the BUCS events and helping choose the squad for BUCS Team Champs. Has a close relationship with our coaches to insure everybody gets the best out of training, whether a social or competitive swimmer. 

Andy is in his 4th and final year as part of the club, having previously held position as the Club Treasurer. Andy will be graduating from University this year.
​Cl​ub Treasurer
Matt Smart
Matt is responsible for all the club finances. He makes sure the club can always pay for things like BUCS entries hotels and any transport the club needs. He also ensures everybody has paid for trips and competitions on time. As the third signatory in the club he also helps out other committee members where necessary.

Matt is in his 3rd year at the club with a further 2 years left at the University.​
​ Non-​Signatory Positions
​Camp Secretary
Kate Mottershead
Kate is in charge of everything to do with Training Camp, from booking the hotel, flights and pool time, to ensuring everybody survives whilst were there. It's a massive job without which training camp would not be possible! For more information see the Training Camp page or drop Kate an email.

Kate is in her 3rd year as part of the club and her 2nd as Camp Secretary after founding the position last year.
Club Development Officer
Joey O'Neill
Joey has the role of developing the club internally and externally. He is in charge of organising friendly galas and ​building a relationship with other Universities. He works closely with the signatories and the social sec to organise any charity events and social activities that take place.

Joey is in his 2nd year at the club with a further 2 years left at University.
Social Secretary
Katie Whiffin
Katie manages everything social. She organises any social events the club takes part in, working closely with the club development officer to ensure everybody has a great time! She is also in charge of organising the big events throughout the year, such as Christmas Dinner and Colours Ball.

Katie is in her 2nd year at the club with a further 2 years left at the University.

Club Captains

Swimm​ing Captains 
Help out the president with team selection for BUCS.
Ensure all swimmers at the club are happy and getting what they want out of training.
Assist the committee when needed.
Water Polo Ca​ptains  
Organise BUCS and Upolo matches as well as team selection.
Organise transport and coordinate with the treasurer.
Assist​ the committee when needed.
Mens Captain​
Adam Toy
Womens Captain​
Daisy Marchant
Mens Captain​
Cianan Mann
Womens Captain​
Lizzie Warnes