Swimming & Diving
Swimming & Diving Coaching Staff
Volunteer Assistant Diving Coach
Katie Hazelton joined the Duke swimming and diving staff as a volunteer assistant diving coach in September, 2013. She assists head diving coach Nunzio Esposto in overseeing the Blue Devil divers.
A native of Harpenden, Hertfordshire, England, Hazelton joined the Blue Devils after serving as the program director for the Duke Diving club team for the past year. Prior to coming to Durham, she was a diving technical operations manager with the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games, overseeing planning and development for the 2012 Summer Olympics.
Hazelton also worked as an aquatics officer with the American Swimming Association from 2010-11 and was previously a diving talent development officer with the organization from 2007-10.
A 2005 graduate of Leeds University in Leeds, England, Hazelton earned a bachelor of sports science and physiology degree.
She is the daughter of Jackie and Brian Hazelton, who are both involved with diving in Great Britain.
Hazelton currently resides in Durham.