Nick Watkins

Level 2 Triathlon Coach
Nick coaches at our track sessions and is also an open water swim coach.
Nick completed his first triathlon in 2017, previously he was a club and open water swimmer. Having volunteered and worked as an assistant swimming teacher he jumped at the opportunity to complete his level 1 coaching qualification in 2019 and hasn’t looked back since adding to his knowledge.


“I live in Chester and have been teaching secondary science for over 7 years. I have 3 children. I strongly believe in removing barriers to sport, so that everyone can enjoy triathlon.”

Coaching qualifications

BTF Level 2 Coach

BTF Level 1 Coach

Currently completing British Triathlon Level 2 Diploma

STA Level 2 Open Water Swimming Coach

RLSS National Water Safety Management Programme: Level 1, 2, 3, In Water Skills & Life Support

ASA Assistant Swimming Teacher

Finest sporting moments

Chillswim Coniston 5.25miles Swim 2015, 2016, 2017

Deva Middle Distance Triathlon 2018, 2019

Conwy Marathon 2019