Okpara Chinedu john has been a swimmer from his university days hailed from Anninri Local Government in Enugu State but was born in Ibadan.
He got his primary from Abadina primary school, university of Ibadan, and secondary education from Abadina College University of Ibadan. He proceeded to obtain a Bachelor’s degree in Human Kinetics and Health Education, University of Ibadan and Masters in organization and administration of sports also from the University of Ibadan.
He has worked in deferent places as swimming instructor soo many secondary schools in Ibadan, PHE/basic Science teacher at Walbrook college and also as an athlete (swimming) at state and national level. He is currently working in ABUAD as a swimming coach, instructor and life guard. He enjoys meeting people, and traveling.