Vanessa Bessey


Recreational and Novice Program Director

This is Vanessa’s fifth year working with OSSC, starting out as the Evening Program Director and now moving into her new role as the Recreational and Novice Program Director. Vanessa has fourteen years coaching experience, seven of which were spent as head coach of the Brant Synchro Club. She has coached at all levels and age groups. She has also worked for Synchro Ontario at many of their High Performance Camps and Team Ontario.

Vanessa has completed her first year of her Level Four at the National Coaching Institute and is a Level One judge.

In addition to coaching, Vanessa has been swimming Masters for the past six years, has attended the last two FINA Master’s Worlds Championships and will be heading to Budapest next summer for the next Championship with her team.