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Nathaniel Cole


About Nathaniel Cole

Nathaniel Cole is the co-founder of Swim Dem Crew, a swimming community that uses water to empower people. They also work with brands to amplify stories of underrepresented swimmers. He is also a workshop facilitator, public speaker, and writer working across masculinity, mental health, and relationships & sex education for young people across the UK's schools. He also delivers Anti-Racism, Diversity & Inclusion, and Unconscious Bias workshops for adults.


  • BSc Brunel University London, 2011; Business and Management (eSystems)

Certification & Licensure

  • Mental Health First Aid (MHFA) England; Mental Health First Aid - Youth; 2019

Professional Positions

  • Nike Insider: Nike, (Jan 2018-May 2018) 
  • Workshop Facilitator: School of Sexuality Education, (Aug 2018-Aug 2020) 
  • Workshop Facilitator: Beyond Equality, (Oct 2016-Mar 2022) 
  • Assistant Facilitator: S.M.I.L.E -ing Boys Project, (Aug 2021-Present)

Professional Affiliations

  • Great Men 
  • TEDx