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. I have been working with children through athletics and swim lessons for more than 15 years. I have taught swim to students 1-year-old to adult. I have worked with special needs students. I thoroughly enjoy every opportunity I get to teach children how to have fun and stay safe in the water along with teaching them a new exercise
Hello, my name is April. I have 5 years experience as a swim instructor and a lifeguard. My experience ranges from teaching infants to elderly including special needs. I also have experience teaching martial arts and played competitive water polo at the high school and collegiate levels. I love teaching swimming because I love to see people having fun learning something new and knowing that they are learning a life skill that will keep them safe for the rest of their lives.
Hello, my name is Jessie Aleka. I have been swimming my entire life & have been a swim instructor/lifeguard for six years. I was on my high school/college competitive swim teams. I am a positive and energetic person who loves to provide my clients with a fun, safe experience. I have a true passion for swimming and teaching clients of all ages how to swim. I love teaching swimming because I believe that being confident in the water is the one of the most essential things one can learn in life!
Lake Forest, California
Hi, my name is Gabi, this will be my third year teaching lessons. I have taught all ages, anywhere from 6months-35 years old! My background with children includes not only swimming, but Girl Scouts as well. I have been a junior leader and a camp counselor. I graduated high school in 2015 from El Toro HS, and I am currently enrolled in both Saddleback and IVC, earning my AA for nursing. I am bilingual, and have my AA in Spanish. I love teaching because the progress the children make is priceless!
Newport Beach, CA
Hi, my name is Elissia and I've been teaching swim lessons for 5 years with children aging from 6 months to adults. I also have experience as a babysitter. I went to UCLA and played on the water polo team there, and I earned a degree in History in 2017. I love teaching swimming because I think it is important for children to learn how to be safe in the water starting at a young age. I love working with children, and the joy in their faces when they learn a new skill or technique is priceless.
My name is Julia and I have been teaching swimming for over 10 years with ages 6-month old to adults. I have a background as a competitive swimmer and I have also been working as a nanny/ babysitter for over 8 years. I earned a master degree in management of sewing manufacturing in 2003 and use to run my own company for over 12 years. I enjoy swimming and enjoy teaching kids to swim and playing in water, love to see their excitement and progress in swimming in every lesson.
Hello, my name is Doreen and I've taught swimming for 2 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.
COSTA MESA, CA
Hi, I've been teaching swim lessons for 15 years and I have worked with babies to Adults. I've also worked with children and adults with special needs. I love teaching swimming because I am passing on a life skill to everyone I teach!
Hi, my name is Codi and I've been teaching swim lessons for five years now with the ages 1-14. I've also worked with children for two years as a sports instructor through the YMCA. I began swimming at the age of two and started club swim at the age of seven. I was a varsity and club swimmer all throughout high school as well. I love being a swim instructor because I am able to share my passion with others and watch kids love swimming and develop their skills just as I did.