Coach Jon is the Director of Competitive Aquatics
and Head Coach for the B.R. Ryall YMCA Swim
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.
Coach “J” has
been a member of the B.R. Ryall Swim team staff since
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.