Dustin Hersee

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Dustin Hersee
Personal information
Full name Dustin Hersee
National team  Canada
Born (1975-08-14) August 14, 1975 (age 42)
Vancouver, British Columbia
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 84 kg (185 lb)
Sport Swimming
Strokes Backstroke
Club Pacific Dolphins
College team University of British Columbia

Dustin Hersee (born August 14, 1975) is a former backstroke swimmer from Canada, who competed at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. There he ended up in 20th place in the men's 200-metre backstroke event, clocking 2:01.34 in the preliminary heats.

He currently works at St. George's Senior School of Vancouver coaching the competitive, learning, and provincial groups there. Hersee started in 2001 as the full-time physical education teacher and aquatics director at St. George's School. As head of aquatics, He and his coaching staff have led the St. George's Swim team to 12 consecutive provincial championships, and also coaches the snowboard team. Hersee enjoys yoga, surfing, biking, and ocean swimming in his spare time.