Paul Blair


COACH-Paul Blair, Little Rock
Head Swimming Coach at the Little Rock Racquet Club since 1979. Blair has brought national and international recognition to Arkansas swimming as a result if the outstanding results achieved by the Dolphin Swim Team. Dominating state swimming for more than a decade. Dolphin swimmers have 16 National Age-Group records and won 34 National Age-Group titles, eight Junior National titles, six U. S. National titles, and one U.S. Open and one U.S. Short Course National Team titles. Blair has been recognized as Region VIII and Arkansas Coach of the Year. He is a board member of the American Swim Coaches Ass. the International Swim Hall of Fame, and a member of the Olympic International Operations Committee. Blair has also been selected as Coach of the U.S National Team, and the Olympic Swim Festival Team in 1985 and 1990.0