fbpx

Meet Your Teacher

Get to know teacher’s start date, certifications, hobbies & interests.

Miguel

Miguel

Premium Swim Instructor / Deck Supervisor Manager

Date Started:   August 2011

Certifications:  Lifeguard, CPR, First Aid, AED, Infant, Special Needs

Favorite Stroke:  Breaststroke

Favorite Coffee/Drink:   Passion Tea Lemonade, Orange Juice

Favorite Store:   Amazon

Favorite Dessert:   Pan Dulce

Something Interesting About You:   I’m Bilingual

When I Learned to Swim:   When I was 6

Where I Learned to Swim:   In a backyard pool.

Favorite Color:   Purple

Favorite Dinner Spot:   Gogi House

Favorite Breakfast Spot:   Denny’s, Dink’s

Hobbies:   Movies, Music and Working on Cars

iTunes or Google Play:   Google Play

Favorite Store Online:   Body Building / American Muscle

Adrian

Adrian

Premium Swim Instructor / Deck Supervisor

Date Started:   July 2017

Certifications:   Lifeguard, CPR, First Aid, AED; Infant; Special Needs

Favorite Stroke:   Butterfly

Favorite Coffee/Drink:   Iced Chia 

Favorite Store:   Zumies & Tilly’s

Favorite Dessert:   Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

Something Interesting About You:   I have 3 little brothers I also teach to swim

When I Learned to Swim:   9 years old

Where I Learned to Swim:     Academy Swim Club!

Favorite Color:   Blue

Favorite Dinner Spot:   BJ’s

Favorite Breakfast Spot:   IHOP

Hobbies:   Hiking, Swimming and Reading

iTunes or Google Play:   neither

Favorite Store Online:   Amazon or Urban Outfitters

Delila

Delila

Premium Swim Instructor / Deck Supervisor

Date Started:   July 2017

Certifications:   Lifeguard, CPR, First Aid, AED, Infant

Favorite Stroke:   Butterfly

Favorite Coffee/Drink:   Vanilla Latte from Coffee Bean

Favorite Store:   Target

Favorite Dessert:   Cookies and Cream Ice Cream

Something Interesting About You:   I’m double jointed

When I Learned to Swim:   When I was 4 years old.

Where I Learned to Swim:   Academy Swim Club!

Favorite Color:  Mint Green

Favorite Dinner Spot:  In-N-Out

Favorite Breakfast Spot:  Denny’s

Hobbies:  Dancing

iTunes or Google Play:  iTunes

Favorite Store Online:  Amazon, LA Apparel

Emma

Emma

Premium Swim Instructor / Deck Supervisor

Date Started:  October 2020 (worked for us previously from 2014-2016)

Certifications: Lifeguard, CPR, First Aid, AED, Emergency Oxygen, Infant

Favorite Stroke:  Backstroke

Favorite Coffee/Drink:  Nutty Hawaiian (Honu Hut) or Nitro Cold Brew

Favorite Store:  Target & Dick’s

Favorite Dessert:  Chocolate Chip Cookies

Something Interesting About Me:  I lived in Rhode Island for 4 years

When I Learned to Swim:   When I was 4 years old.

Where did I learn to Swim:  In a Backyard Pool

Favorite Color:  Blue

Favorite Dinner Spot:  Islands

Favorite Breakfast Spot:  Egg Plantation

Hobbies:  Singing, Swimming & Hiking

iTunes or Google Play:  iTunes

Favorite Store Online:  Amazon

Aidan

Aidan

Swim Instructor

Date Started:   April 2021

Certifications:   Instructor

Favorite Stroke:   Freestyle

Favorite Coffee/Drink:   Caramel Mocha

Favorite Store:   Vons & Dick’s Sporting Goods

Favorite Dessert:   Red Velvet Cake

Something Interesting About You:   I’ve played baseball for over 12 years

When I Learned to Swim:   3 years old

Where I Learned to Swim:     Castaic Lake

Favorite Color:   Red

Favorite Dinner Spot:   Vincenzo’s Pizza

Favorite Breakfast Spot:   Eggs ‘N Things

Hobbies:   Baseball, cooking, painting

iTunes or Google Play:   iTunes

Favorite Store Online:   Amazon

Christian

Christian

Swim Instructor

Date Started:    December 2019

Certifications:   Instructor

Favorite Stroke:    Backstroke

Favorite Coffee/Drink:   Any Coffee

Favorite Store:   Target

Favorite Dessert:   Anything Chocolate

Something Interesting About Me:   I love karaoke & Dancing!

When I Learned to Swim:   6 years old

Where I Learned to Swim:   At home

Favorite Color:   Black

Favorite Dinner Spot:   Cousins Burgers

Favorite Breakfast Spot:   IHOP

Hobbies:   GYM and Reading

iTunes or Google Play:   Google Play

Favorite Store Online:   Fasion Nova

De'yazn

De'yazn

Swim Instructor

Date Started:   August 2018

Certifications:   Lifeguard, CPR, First Aid, AED, Infant

Favorite Stroke:   Backstroke

Favorite Coffee/Drink:  Godhi Leaf

Favorite Store:   Dick’s Sporting Goods

Favorite Dessert:   Cheese cake

Something Interesting About Me:   I was born in U.A.E

When I Learned to Swim:   When I was 6

Where I Learned to Swim:   In U.A.E

Favorite Color:  Green/Blue

Favorite Dinner Spot:  Olive Garden

Favorite Breakfast Spot:  Halfway House Cafe

Hobbies:  Working out, snowboarding & fixing things

iTunes or Google Play:  Google Play

Favorite Store Online:  Kohls

Emily

Emily

Swim Instructor

Date Started:    October 2019

Certifications:    PADI Open Water Diver; Lifeguard, CPR, AED, First Aid; Infant

Favorite Stroke:    Backstroke

Favorite Coffee/Drink:   Chocolate Milk 

Favorite Store:   American Eagle and Pink

Favorite Dessert:   Fruit Pizza

Something Interesting About Me:   I volunteered at the Santa Barbara Zoo.

When I Learned to Swim:   4 years old

Where did I learn to Swim: The pool near the Santa Clarita Park.

Favorite Color:  Pink/Blue

Favorite Dinner Spot:  Cheesecake Factory

Favorite Breakfast Spot:  Dinks

Hobbies:  Scuba diving, snorkeling, hiking, listening to music and hanging with friends

iTunes or Google Play:  iTunes

Favorite Store Online:  Amazon

Hailey

Hailey

Swim Instructor

Date Started:   March 2018

Certifications:   Lifeguard, CPR, AED, First Aid

Favorite Stroke:   Freestyle

Favorite Activity:  Doing hair/make up

Favorite Food:  Pesto Pasta

Favorite Drink:  Coffee

Favorite Cartoon:  Looney Tunes

Favorite Sport Besides Swimming:   Soccer

Favorite Store:  H & M

Favorite Superhero:  Ironman

Favorite Season:  Fall

Favorite Dessert:  Mint chip ice cream

Something Interesting About Me:  I’ve been in Sports Med for 4 years

When I Learned to Swim:   Baby

Kaitlyn

Swim Instructor

Date Started:   June 2021

Certifications:   Instructor; Lifeguard, CPR, First Aid, AED

Favorite Stroke:   Freestyle

Favorite Coffee/Drink:   Vanilla Latte

Favorite Store:   Urban outfitters

Favorite Dessert:   Ice cream

Something Interesting About You:   I want to work in the medical field

When I Learned to Swim:  4 years old

Where I Learned to Swim:   Academy Swim Club

Favorite Color:   Blue

Favorite Dinner Spot:   In-N-Out

Favorite Breakfast Spot:   Starbucks

Hobbies:   Baking & Reading

iTunes or Google Play:   iTunes

Favorite Store Online:   Amazon

Samantha

Samantha

Swim Instructor

Date Started:   May 2021

Certifications:   Instructor

Favorite Stroke:   Butterfly

Favorite Coffee/Drink:   Starbucks Pink drink

Favorite Store:   Tokyo Store

Favorite Dessert:   Tirimisu

Something Interesting About You:   I speak 3 languages: English, some Spanish, and fluent Japanese

When I Learned to Swim:  3 years old

Where I Learned to Swim:   My parents

Favorite Color:   Purple and green

Favorite Dinner Spot:   Stonefire Grill

Favorite Breakfast Spot:   Eggs ‘n Things

Hobbies:   I love watching anime

iTunes or Google Play:   iTunes

Favorite Store Online:   Shein

Substitute Instructors

Teagan

Teagan

Swim Instructor

Date Started:   April 2019

Certifications:   Lifeguard, CPR, First Aid, AED

Favorite Stroke:   Backstroke

Favorite Coffee/Drink:  Iced Tea

Favorite Store:   American Eagle

Favorite Dessert:   Sour Candy

Something Interesting About Me:  I want to be a surgeon!

When I Learned to Swim:  2 months old

Where I Learned to Swim:  Academy Swim Club

Favorite Color:  Blue

Favorite Dinner Spot:  Any Sushi Place 

Favorite Breakfast Spot:  More than Waffles

Hobbies:  Horseback Riding, Snowboarding

iTunes or Google Play:  iTunes

Favorite Store Online:  Gymshark

Janel

Janel

Swim Instructor

Date Started:    May 2018

Certifications:   Lifeguard, CPR, First Aid

Favorite Stroke:    Freestyle

Favorite Activity:   Hiking

Favorite Food:   Chinese

Favorite Drink:   Coconut Water

Favorite Cartoon:   Winnie the Pooh

Favorite Sport Besides Swimming:   Running

Favorite Store:   Any clothing store

Favorite Superhero:   Super Woman

Favorite Season:   Spring

Favorite Dessert:   Ice Cream

Something Interesting About Me:   I can eat a pack of oreos in 30 mins, but my tummy won’t be happy with me

When I Learned to Swim:   When I was young

Sydney

Sydney

Premium Swim Instructor / Deck Supervisor

Date Started:   January 2017

Certifications:   Lifeguard, CPR, First Aid, AED, Infant

Favorite Stroke:   Backstroke

Favorite Coffee/Drink:   Iced Coconut or Vanilla with Oat Milk

Favorite Store:   Free People

Favorite Dessert:   Cookies

Something Interesting About You:   I love dogs!!

When I Learned to Swim:  4 years old

Where I Learned to Swim:   Academy Swim Club!

Favorite Color:   Red

Favorite Dinner Spot:   Veggie Grill, Olive Garden & Gracias Madre

Favorite Breakfast Spot:   Egg Plantation

Hobbies:   Pilates & Boxing, Vegan Food, Snowboarding, Beach and Traveling

iTunes or Google Play:   iTunes

Favorite Store Online:   Urban Outfitters

Kirah

Kirah

Swim Instructor

Date Started:    March 2020

Certifications:   Instructor

Favorite Stroke:    Backstroke

Favorite Coffee/Drink:   Peace Tea

Favorite Store:   Target

Favorite Dessert:   Ice Cream

Something Interesting About Me:   I drink 4-5 cups of coffee every day!

When I Learned to Swim:   2 years old

Where I Learned to Swim:   Academy Swim Club

Favorite Color:   Pink

Favorite Dinner Spot:   In-N-Out

Favorite Breakfast Spot:   Starbucks

Hobbies:   Surfing and Snowboarding

iTunes or Google Play:   iTunes

Favorite Store Online:   Amazon

N

Guarantee

If you are not satisfied with any lesson, let us know that day and we will give you another lesson, FREE!