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Matt Bowkowy ChCP

Director of Swimming, TCS, TT, Masters

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Matt Bowkowy ChCP

Director of Swimming, TCS, TRITON TRAINING and MASTERS

Matt has been involved in swimming for most of his life. He began Triton Swimming for the 2008/2009-swim season and has expanded the program to include locations in Beaumont and Leduc. The club under his leadership has grown from 19 to close to 200 members over the five years. Matt takes pride in being an active group with in the communities of Beaumont and Leduc. He has now organized the Terry Fox Run in Beaumont for the last three years. He enjoys coaching all levels of athletes from learn to swim to international athletes and his morning masters groups and summer triathlon club.  

As a coach he has placed athletes on the FINA World Aquatic Championships team, Para Pan American Games Team, Canada Summer Games, Alberta Summer Games, Alberta North/South Teams and a team to the Swim Alberta small team award as well as serving on the Alberta Coaches' Council. Matt has also coached for the University of Alberta, Silver Tide Swim Club, the Comox Valley Blue Devils and the Leduc Otters Swim Club.

Matt has also graduated with a Bachelor of Education from the University of Alberta. Matt was married in 2010 to his wife (Kellie), and has two daughters (Maëlle and Malia). 

Nicholas Wenzel

JR. PERFOMANCE, SS, SILVER, BLUE

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Ivan Drotsky

SILVER, BLUE, TCS

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Ivan was a competitive swimmer for 6 years, where he achieved national time standards and had times placing in the top 10 in Canada. When he was 15 years old, he began the transition to competitive triathlon wherein he became part of the Alberta Elite U19 team, finishing in the top 10 at two ITU (International Triathlon Union) junior races held in Edmonton, and he has been invited to national level training camps held in Florida and Kelowna. He hopes to one day compete in the Olympics and the international triathlon series. Ivan has been coaching swimming for the past 3 years and has coached a wide range of levels, from 5-12 year-olds. He currently coaches the TCS 1, TCS fast, and Silver groups. 
 
Ivan was born in South Africa and moved to Canada when he was 8 years old. He is currently 17 and attends Beaumont Composite High School where he is in his final year of high school. 

Andrew Drotsky

BLUE, SILVER

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Andrew Drotsky coaches the Intro to Competitive Swimming, as well as the Competitive Blue group.  He has 8 years of competitive swimming experience with Triton swimming  and has 3 years of coaching experience.