Coaches and Directors

Coaches and Directors
Coaching Staff
Konstantin Danailov Senior/National group and Head Coach
Siham Moussaddaq National Group Coach

Siham Moussaddaq has more than 7 years of coaching experience; and has been a professional swimmer for 11 years.  She enjoys leading a team as well as challenging and supporting staff and swimmers to be the best they can be. Siham believes that it is the success of every swimmer that makes her job as a coach for Richmond Hill Aquatic Club a rewarding one.

Being enthusiastic, patient, determined, and detail oriented allows her to reach her ultimate goal; which is the love for teaching. Being a personal trainer specialist with a Physical Education and Business Management Degrees has allowed her to obtain the skills and experience to create new beginnings for eager swimmers to have their dreams come to life. Ultimately, seeing swimmers constantly improving and feeling confident in their performance are outcomes Siham expects to see; as this is an indication of results.

She is looking forward to contributing to the future of Richmond Hill Aquatic Club as we all grow and develop a coaching career in an outstanding club full of successful swimmers.

Nemanja Colic Provincial Group Coach
Nemanja Colic (Nemo) is the lead coach the Provincial group. A retired swimmer of RHAC, Nemanja brings his experience as a swimmer to RHAC coaching. In addition to his 16 years as a competitive swimmer, he has extensive knowledge of different coaching methods, having trained and coached both in Canada and Europe.
- RHAC coach for 5 seasons 
- Certified swim Instructor with Lifesaving Society
- Has been coaching / instructing since 2006. Prior to RHAC coached at Champion Athletic Club
- Masters Coach for Town of Richmond Hill
- Founder of Train Sink or Swim 
Swimming Accolades/Accomplishments:
- Member of Serbian National Team (Summer 2013).
- National Record Holder in Serbia.
- Canadian Olympic Trials Finalist in 200m Breaststroke
- Canadian Senior National Finalist in 50m and 200m Breaststroke
- Eastern Canada Championship Medalist in 200m Breaststroke
- Ontario Provincial Champion in 100m and 200m Breaststroke
- Multiple Club record holder for RHAC
Roxana Danailov Youth and 12 - U Head Age Group coach
Gary Kapustin Select Group Coach

Hi my names Gary and I’ve coached for 2 years and swam for 7 years. I’m looking to bring my knowledge of swimming into coaching and make our kids succeed.

Board of Directors
Rob Tichy President
Attila Szilagy Vice President
Joan Qian Treasurer
Colin Hilkowitz Secretary
Atilla Szilagy Bingo
Ewan Gibson IT & Points
Patricia Ramani Equipment
Kirsti Kontor Club Officials Chair & Administrator
Miriam Gibson Meet Manager
Miriam Gibson Social
Mohammad Ashouri Director at Large
Richard Chan Comp. Coordinator (Non Board Member)