The Palos Verdes Aquatic Club is
a year-round competitive swim team, chartered through both Southern
California Swimming and United States Swimming. The team employs a
USS certified coaching staff; senior coach Michael Camp, age
group coaches: Ly-An Cantimbuhan and Shannon Aguilar. All
have a variety of experience working with and motivating children.
Other qualifications include extensive backgrounds in competitive
swimming as both coaches and swimmers. The following is general
information about PVAC to give prospective members an idea of what
the program is about.
Out: New swimmers need to have their
skills evaluated by a member of the coaching staff so he/she will
be placed in a workout group that will meet his/her individual
needs. Swimmers should arrive at the Palos Verdes High School pool
in their swimsuit, and bring a pair of goggles and a towel. If
necessary, there are restrooms available for changing. A
parent/guardian should accompany the swimmer the first day in order
to complete necessary paperwork.
Ages: 5+ years and up
Practices are designed to
accommodate different ages and abilities.)
should plan to attend approximately one meet per month. Meet
schedules are handed out at the start of each new season. Swimmers
may choose which meets they want to attend mid-season, but are
expected to attend all mandatory championship swim meets.