Atlantis Aquatics Coaching Staff


Rhi Jeffrey - Head Coach

Coach Rhi has over 16 years of experience teaching and coaching swim and has been a head coach for the past 6 years.  In addition to her coaching, Rhi is an accomplished swimmer.  Some of her accomplishments include; being a 2004 Olympic Gold Medalist in the 4x200 Freestyle Relay, 5-time Olympic trial qualifier - 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012, and 2016, 2-time, 2003 World Champion in the 4x100 Relay and 4x200 Freestyle Relay,  American record holder in the 4x200 Freestyle Relay, 6-time NCAA finalist and a 2 time, NCAA All-American, 8-time Florida High School State Champion and the most decorated in Florida High School swimming.


Kirsty Nichols - Age Group Coach

Kirsty Nichols has taught swimming on the seacoast for over 8 years and enjoys working with all ability levels. She has been the head age group coach of the Cannonball Swim Club since fall 2015 and enjoys watching her swimmers as they progress throughout the season. Kirsty is a wife and mother of two children that currently swim for Cannonball swim club.

Hadleigh Weber - Age Group Coach

Hadleigh has been swimming in Seacoast NH since she was 11 years old, and has been coaching since 2016. She also taught swim lessons at the University of New Hampshire for over six years. She saw success in her own swimming career, here in NH, when she was a state champion in the 200 Medley relay in 2017. Her goal is to provide every swimmer with the skills, confidence, and excitement necessary to succeed in and out of the pool. When she is not at the pool, Hadleigh spends her time teaching social studies at a local high school and spending time with her dog. 

DJ Poulin - Dryland Coach

DJ has spent most of his life around pools. He swam competitively in high school and college and was the Berkshire league champion in the 100 freestyle in Connecticut high school swimming as a junior. DJ has been a personal trainer and fitness buff for over two years now. When DJ met Rhi Jeffrey, she was still training for the 2016 Olympic Games. He was her dryland coach for a year in 2015 during her comeback bid and helped bring her back up to the top 10 at the national level. DJ brings a perfect blend of swimming and dryland knowledge, making him a unique dryland coach.

Updated 9/27/2022