Ezanda started to coach swimming when she was still at varsity to earn some extra income. She fell in love with it and started Dolphin Swimming School in 1993 and is still the very proud owner. She is our all round specialist. She does specialized training, is a Hydrotherapist and one super good golfer! She has also done the Freedom Challenge and races like Sani2C.


Christel started working with the team in 2001. She has the job that none of us want… finance, accounts and following up on fees. However, she is always friendly and helps the client until they are satisfied.  She knows dolphin and everything that happens here better than Ezanda!

Christel loves crafts, animals and spending quality time with her family and friends.


Susan is the face you will see in the afternoons in our office. In her free time she loves spending time with her family. She loves the outdoors, watching sports and has finished 3 Comrades Marathons.


Oom Retief always ensures that our school groups are being transported safe from their schools to swimming and back. He also works for Triathlon South Africa and travels the world through this sport. He has finished 10 Comrades Marathons.


Carla has been with the Dolphin Team for the past 5 years and she is also our head coach and in charge of progress and client relations.

She was a SA Champ in cycling. Raced in Europe.  Represented South Africa at the Mountain bike World Championships and UCI World Cup #1 2009. Triathlon South Africa lev 1 ref.

Carla enjoys the outdoors and has a fun-loving personality.


Nickname at DSS: Nè. She is in her third-year Psychology at Unisa. Has her SA colors in dance. Her main hobby is reading. Her big dream is to qualify as a scuba instructor.


Michael has a big passion for sports. He has South African colors in triathlon, has completed 3 Midmar miles and his big dream is to complete an Iron man. He is also very competitive when it comes to eating from the tuck shop! Michael has a fun personality and always makes everyone laugh!


Christiaan went to Afrikaans Hoër Seunskool where he played waterpolo for their 2nd team. He also has 8 years swimming experience. He is currently studying towards his degree in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Pretoria. In his free time he loves to play PC games or to help out his father on their farm.


Brandin loves soccer and plays for AMA Tuks. He is a big supporter of Spain and Chelsea. He has done white river rafting at Zambezi Vic Falls. Brandin not only excels in soccer but also has national colors for swimming and cricket in Zambia. Also a big supporter of the tuck shop!


Charl worked with the Dolphin team in 2014/15 and returned from the corporate environment in 2020. He is currently studying towards his Bachelors in Education. His friends call him a Land Mermaid while he would rather be called an International Mermaid as his dream is to travel the world. He has experience in teaching all age levels but excels with those who have a fear for water and particularly loves breaststroke.