Streamline Swims founder Mike Johnstone “Lido Mike” is a proactive and inspirational professional swimming coach /teacher (20 years experience), open water specialist and experienced open water swimmer / competitor (Western Counties OW Swimming ASA Gold Medal winner 2007).

Mike works with swimmers across a wide range of abilities, from beginners to County / National swimmers and elite triathletes and having led and swum in a successful Channel relay, in aid of the Forces Children’s Trust, Mike has gone on to coach several successful Channel relay teams and solo swimmers.

An exceptional communicator, Mike’s passion and ability to share his wealth of knowledge and experience in a calm and friendly manner, has helped hundreds of swimmers and triathletes improve their technique and performance. With wide teaching experience in a variety of sports and as a qualified fitness instructor Mike brings additional useful skills and expertise to his coaching.

Relevant qualifications:

  • BA Hons Physical Education
  • ASA and IOS Licensed Professional Teacher
  • ASA Level 3 Swim Coach
  • Qualified  Open Water Swim Coach
  • ASA Level 2 Swim Teacher
  • SLSC GB Surf Lifeguard
  • Level 2 Fitness Instructor
  • National Standard Cycle Instructor

Contact Us: Lido.mike@hotmail.co.uk

Tel: 07770 261 809

“Dedicated and professional service – hard to beat”
Brit and Borge M
“If you get a chance to swim or train with Streamline Swims, I heartily recommend it”
Jenny Landreth (The Guardian Swimming Blog Awards)