Senior Head Coach
Michael Norment, Senior Head Coach
Coach Mike co-founded The Swim With A Purpose Swim School, LLC (SWAP) and The Metro Atlanta Aquatic Club, LLC ( MAAC). Michael is originally from Hempstead, New York. Coach Mike has been a USA Swimming Coach for 11 years and had a successful swimming career at the University of Georgia. Mike swam professionally after his tenure as a collegiate athlete, qualifying for two (2) USA National Swimming Teams. Coach Mike is a former world ranked swimmer in three swimming events and earned eight (8) NCAA All-American designations with a career as a competitive swimmer spanning 20 years. Coach Mike is responsible for the design, development, and implementation of both the Swim With A Purpose and Metro Atlanta Aquatic Club curriculums. As the Director of Training and Curriculum for SWAP, he plays a lead role in training and hiring new instructors and, as the Senior Head Coach at MAAC, Coach Norment is responsible for curriculum development for all the team’s training levels. Having founded MAAC in 2013, Coach Norment has produced five (5) GA High School State Champions, 6 Junior National Qualifiers, 4 collegiate scholarship recipients, and an Olympic qualifier. Mike is a Georgia Bulldog through and through, having graduated from the University of Georgia with a Bachelor of Science in Education degree. Mike resides in Lake Claire with his wife Nay and two children, Assata and Mozi.