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We are here to support your needs. If your questions are related to workouts, meets, events, goal setting, and other swimming related needs, please contact one of the coaches. For all questions related to administrative, such as dues, safety, or policy issues, please contact one of the board members.

Coaching Staff

Adam A Cooper

Head Coach

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Adam Cooper has been the head coach of the Falcons since 1995. Under his leadership the program has turned into one of the strongest programs in the midwest. Adam has coached numerous national all american swimmers. The most recent being  12 time National Champion Courtney Weaver who is currently a member of the US National Team. Coach Cooper was also named to the 2014-2015 US National Team coaching staff. Cooper went to Dubaii in 2013 as a member of the 18 & Under World Chapionship Team. Was also a member of the National Junior Team Coaching Staff  from 2011-2014. The most recent team accomplishment was winning the 2013 YMCA Great Lakes Zone Championship. The Team has been in the top 20 for the last 5 seasons at Y Nationals. The girls finished as high as 4th in 2011. The boys were 4th in 2004. He led the team to the Great Lakes YMCA Zones Championship in 2001, and YMCA State Championships in 2001 and 2005.  Adam currently serves as the Flint Olympic/CANUSA Games Chairman.  In 1996 Adam was an Assistant Coach for the USA Swimming Michigan Central Zone team, then in 1999 he was the Head Coach of that team.  Adam has coached numerous State and Zones and National Champions in his career, as well as several All-Americans.  Adam graduated from Oakland University in 1994, where he was a member of the swim team.  Adam lives in Grand Blanc, MI with his wife Angie and sons Garren, Connor, and Owen.

Christopher M Zoltak

Assistant Coach

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Chris Zoltak has been coaching with the Falcons since 2000. He spends the majority of his time on deck with the senior/national group. Chris swam at Oakland University where he was a member of three Division II National Championship Teams. He was a 28 time All-American, and 15 time National Champion.  In 1995 Chris was honored with the Division II Swimmer of the Year award.  Chris currently teaches at Goodrich High School and lives in Davison with his wife Heidi and son Chase.

Aaron J Brooks

Assistant Coach

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Aaron has been coaching with the Falcons since 2010. He works with multiple levels in the program.  He graduated from Fenton High School in 1998.  He swam all 4 years at Fenton.  Aaron received a BA in Elementary Education from Ferris State University.  Aaron has also worked at the Greater Flint YMCA as the Head Lifeguard, and as head coach of the Spring Meadows Swim Team.  He lives in Fenton with his wife Sonya and children  Ana Leigh and Malacai.

Jared Jonas

Assistant Coach

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Jared Jonas joined the Falcons staff in the spring of 2013.  He coached at Club Wolverine in Ann Arbor from 2008-2012, where he played a major part in developing their age group program and winning numerous team state championships, individual state records, individual state championships, and state individual high point championships.  Jared graduated from Eastern Michigan University, where he was a member of the swim team, and was named team captain his senior year.  He is a Special Education Teacher with the Genesee Intermediate School District, and has a classroom at Grand Blanc High School - West.  Jared and his wife Kara live in Grand Blanc with their dog Bella.

Board of Directors

Nicole Elmquist

Past President

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William Delzer

Vice President

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Dan Fries

President

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