Exon was a professional swimmer in the Philippines from year 1992 to 2002 and he competed in national swimming competitions three times and won the gold Medal in Individual Medley.

He also won gold medals in Front Crawl and Butterfly in regional major swimming competitions and participated in sprint triathlon back in the Philippines.

He worked as a Swimming Instructor in the Philippines from year 2000 to 2011 when he moved to Dubai.  Initially he worked at an aquatic facility with waterpark, beach, and water sports facilities as a senior open water lifeguard. During this time he worked on developing his teaching skills and qualifications to enable him to follow his passion.

He joined a Health Club of a five star hotel from 2015 to 2018 as a full time Swim Instructor, before joining Fitness First Mudon as a full time Swimming Instructor in November 2018.

He established his passion for swimming when he was four years old and it has continue to grow and now he is lucky enough to establish his career in the sport he loves.

Exon Sayo swimming expert
  • 2019 STA Level 2 Award in Swimming Teaching (QCF)
  • 2019  STA Level 2 Award in Safety Award for Teachers (QCF)
  • 2013  American Swimming Coaches Association (ASCA) Level 1
  • 2018  Highfield Level 2 International award for Pool Lifeguarding
  • 2018  Highfield HABC Level 2 International Award in Emergency First Aid, Defibrillation, CPR

His aim is to build and develop a team that will compete in major competitions.

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