Yorba Linda, CA
My very first job was teaching children to swim. I bought my first car with the money I earned. Since retiring, I have been teaching children and adults to swim, and I have worked with special needs students.
"Kristen was very flexible and paced my daughter in a safe and comfortable swim experience." Tracey R.
"She is great and I would recommend her to anyone. I have seen a huge improvement!" Coral G.
Hello, my name is Doreen and I've taught swimming for 3+ years but have been working with children in a teaching capacity for many years. I have been a Physical Education teacher, a private tutor, a tennis instructor and Director of several Afterschool Day Care programs. I have taught non-verbal toddlers to swim and worked with early swimmers as well as adults. I graduated from a NY University with a BSE in Recreation. I'm inspired to teach swimming and love imparting a Lifetime Skill to all.
Hi there! I'm Sierra Ali and I have been teaching lessons and lifeguarding for two years with ages 12 mo-adults. I have been working with kids for 4 years as a zip-line guide, high ropes instructor, and summer camp counselor. I attended Johnson & Wales University and earned a B.S. in Sports, Entertainment, and Event Management. I enjoy teaching lessons to kids because I believe it is a fundamental skill and a great tool to build confidence, promote a healthy lifestyle, and have tons of fun!
Hi, I've been teaching swim lessons for 5 of years with ages 12 months to 73. I've also worked with children for 8 of years as a tutor, counselor, babysitter, and older brother. I love teaching swimming because swimming and water confidence is a huge accomplishment that has benefits both in and out of the pool.
I have experience working with all age groups and special needs. I was a water survival instructor for the USMC and US Navy. I am also a Deep End Fitness /UTL athlete.
Hi! My name is Jennifer and I've taught swim with ages 8 mo-14 for 5 years. Currently pursuing medicine, I'll be attending UCLA in the Fall. I've previously swam on Varsity for 4 years, qualified to CIF, and am lifeguard certified. I love swimming, adore kids and enjoy being a swim instructor. While my training in competitive swimming offers a technical aspect, my hope to pass on the experience that inspired me, makes enjoyment in the sport, my priority. I'm so excited, let's swim together!
Hi I'm Maura and I have been teaching swim lessons for 7 years to students of all ages! I have worked as a swim instructor, lifeguard, and even as a coordinator of a local pool. I believe that it is important to teach swim lessons and water safety skills to everyone, especially here in Southern California.
Hello there! My name is Connor Cusick and I’ve been a lifeguard and swim instructor at the Brea Plunge since 2016 and have worked with children of all ages, even some adults. I graduated from Brea Olinda High School in 2018, and I currently attend Whittier College majoring in Child Development to become a teacher. Through my college, I also work in a kindergarten classroom as a teacher’s aid. I love working with children, and it all started from teaching swim lessons!
Hi, my name is Bita and I love being a swim coach! I have a background in swimming as well as coaching. I enjoy working with kids very much, it is my passion. I have experience working with children ages 6months old-12 years old.I also have experience working with kids with special needs. besides swimming, I enjoy reading, hiking, cooking, and traveling. I look forward to working with your family!
Mission Viejo, CA
Hi, my name is Vanessa, I teach swim lessons with kids ranging from 1 to 12 years old. I have also worked with children for many years as a babysitter. I went to Santa Margarita Catholic High School where I played Varsity Water Polo and Swim all four years. I love teaching swimming because it allows me to continue to be in the water and teach kids to do the things I love in a safe environment!
Hi, my name is Reza and I've been teaching swim lessons for about 10 years.
I am a 2005 long distance(2.4 miles) gold medalist in Persian Gulf. I have already trained hundreds of students. I love teaching swimming because I love passing on the knowledge, techniques, and experiences to those who want to become a fish as well. I used to swim over 11 miles nonstop daily. It's achievable with right techniques and PATIENCE.