Coach Pedro, a former swimmer for the University of North
Dakota, is an 18-time NCAA All American. He is a five-time NCAA
National Champion and three-time NCAA National Record
Holder. Coach Pedro was a member of the 2001 Brazilian National Team and an eight-time Brazilian Junior National Champion.
His coaching experience includes serving as a Head Age Group Coach and Senior Coach for Triton Swimming of Louisville, Head Age Group Coach for Performance Elite Aquatics in
Madison, MS, Head Age Group Coach and Interim Head Coach for the Central Area Aquatic Team in Seattle, Washington.
Coach Pedro had a previous coaching experience with the E’town Dolphins, where he served as the Head Age Group Coach and Head Senior Coach for 4 years (2010-2013). During those years, several Dolphins swimmers went on to win multiple state championships, qualified to Sectional meets as well as Junior Nationals.
Other coaching experiences include being a Zone Championship coach for both Team Kentucky and Team Mississippi, All-Stars Coach for Team Kentucky, and a two-year experience coaching Marina Barra Clube back in his hometown, Rio de Janeiro.
Coach Pedro is also a member of American Swimming Coaches Association (ASCA) and has been named as Age Group Coach of the Year twice (2010 & 2013).