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We are here to support your needs. If you have questions related to workouts, meets, events, goal setting or other swimming related needs, please contact your swimmer's coach. For administrative team questions on topics such as dues, safety or policy issues, please contact Head Coach Jon Addison.

Coaching Staff

Jonathan Addison

Head Coach

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Coach Jon is the Director of Competitive Aquatics and Head Coach for the B.R. Ryall YMCA Swim Team.

A lifelong swimmer, Jon swam for Western Kentucky University before becoming a swim team coach. He has more than 20 years of coaching experience—working with novice to elite level athletes, and has been with our team in different coaching capacities for a total of five years. A number of his swimmers over the years have qualified for U.S. Nationals, Junior Nationals, Open Water Junior Nationals and Y Nationals; as well a one USA Paralympic National Team member.

Nickolaus Early

Head Age Group Coach

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Marc Beard

Assistant Coach

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Tim Jenkins

Assistant Coach

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Coach “J” has been a member of the B.R. Ryall Swim team staff since 2014.

A lifelong swimming enthusiast, Tim started his competitive swimming career at a Boys & Girls Club in the northern suburbs of New York City. He was a prep school All-American at Deerfield Academy, and went on to swim Division I at Bucknell University in Pennsylvania. Today, Tim still competes at the Masters level and is a three-time National Champion in his age group.

Tim carries the values that were instilled in him as a young swimmer, and now has the fortunate opportunity to help young athletes be the best swimmers and individuals that they can be.

Erin Postovalov

Assistant Coach

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