Trainers — Pattaya Dolphinarium

Trainers

Our team of dolphin trainers have years of experience and are dedicated to their profession.  For many it would be considered a dream job, but our trainers say that although they wouldn’t trade their work for anything in the world, it is certainly not easy.  Working with and caring for the dolphins requires full commitment, passion, and unconditional love.

  • Mikhail Andrukh I was raised in the small town of Yuzhnoukrainsk. My parents enrolled me in swimming lessons while I was in first grade, and from then on my passion for sports grew. After I completed eighth grade, I was offered a place at the Donetsk School of Olympic Reserves, and by 10th grade, I completed a sports specialization program. Read more …
  • Maria Andrukh

    I grew up in a small village surrounded by many animals. As a child, I was very fond of water and spent all my free time around lakes, so I became an adept swimmer. In addition, I was an accomplished gymnast. I thought about joining the circus, but I also dreamed of becoming a dog handler or a veterinarian. As it happened, I became a lawyer but eventually realized it was not for me. Read more …

  • Sergey Melnik

    I was born and raised in Rostov. As a child, I loved to draw. Although I graduated from art school, I was always drawn to the water. I really felt in my element while swimming and canoeing. Read more …

  • Anastasia Melnik

    I was born in Yaroslavl and studied at the Ushinsky Pedagogical University in the Faculty of Physical Education. While studying in Moscow, I worked in the tech field, but I decided that it was not for me. I ended up working as a physical education teacher in a school. I also completed my fitness trainer certification. Read more …