Mr. Konstantin Bushmelev
Head coach and founder of High Performance Swimming Club
Konstantin Bushmelev studied at the Siberian State University of Physical Culture in Omsk and received his degree in the Specialist of Specialization Theory and Methods of Swimming.
He has been involved in swimming since the age of 7. During his swimming career he represented the National team of Russia in the finals of European and Russian championships and the Asian and Balkan games.
His own swimming experience and the knowledge he received from his study made him particularly knowledgeable about swimming coaching and he is able to transmit this knowledge to all his swimmers.
Konstantin has been a head coach since 2004 in the UAE .During this time he has been working with the expat community for private and government organisations in Dubai .During the time it has allowed him to grow, both mentally and physically.
His passion for the sport swimming can be seen by the amount of time and effort he puts into his work, to make the perfect schedule for his diverse amount of swimmers. Konstantin is exceedingly devoted to swimming; his enthusiasm for the sport is conveyed to the athletes he trains, who in turn become devoted and committed swimmers.
He now manages a swimming program for the swimmers of the High Performance swimming club which includes swimming schedules, dry side training, diet advise and mental training. His skill as a leader and a coach has resulted in many swimmers ranking high in national and international competitions across the globe; with his swimmers being able to represent their country in the competitions both indoor and open water.