Congratulations to Liam Neal, recipient of the WHiPA Lloyd Morrison Performance Coach Advance Scholarship for 2018.
Working alongside his former coach Steve Francis from his own competing days, Liam is an assistant coach at Pirates Swim Team working with talented up and coming athletes.
Liam is a young coach who brings a fresh approach to developing swimmers for an enduring time in the sport.
The two-year WHiPA Performance Coach Advance programme run by Sport Wellington Performance Hub, will provide Liam with the opportunity to grow and develop as a coach, and connect with and learn from the wealth of experience of others on the Wellington coaching scene.
Outside of coaching with the Pirates, Liam is a consultant with Deloitte Private.