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Hakan Eskioglu

Head Coach - Age Group Team

Hakan has extensive experience at all levels of competitive swimming. As a swimmer, he has been a national champion and record holder swimmer from 1977-1997, participated in the 1988 Seoul Olympic Games and was a European Finalist and Balkan Champion in 1986-1989.

Hakan’s coaching experience:

  • General Coordinator of High Performance Centers in Turkish Swimming Federation
  • Head Coach of Middle and Distance Swimmers & Age 13 Boys and Girls at Galatasaray Sporting Club Istanbul – Turkey’s top club program
  • International Relations, Assistant and Technical Advisor of Technical Director of Turkish Swimming
  • Coordinator of International events and responsible for Tokyo 2020 Project and High Performance Swimmers
  • Technical Swimming Committee Member of Turkish Swimming Federation.

Hakan has coached swimmers who have:

  • Competed at the 2008 Beijing, 2012 London, 2016 Rio & 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games
  • Won the European Junior Championships and set meet records – 2009, 2010, 2020
  • Won and Medaled at US Junior Nationals – 2005, 2009, 2010

Some notable individuals Hakan has worked with are:

  • Bob Bowman and Michael Phelps in 2015
  • John Leonard & Peter Banks and Olympic Champions Brooke Bennett & Maritza Correia in 2003-2004
  • Broward Aquatics Fort Lauderdale 2003-2006.