Peter T Zeiger
Head Coach – Peter Zeiger. Peter
began his coaching career in 1981 as head coach of summer program
while he was in college. He swam NCAA DI for four years, captained
his college team and was part of a relay that had the team record
for 30 years. Peter has coached athletes from the junior level and
up to the national level. He is also the parent of 5 children all
who have swam at the national level.
Grant Stephen Griffith
Senior & Junior Coach
a BS in kinesiology and is about to finish his Masters in
kinesiology with an emphasis on comparing swimming training
methodologies. He was the head coach at Odessa High (TX)
the past 2 years and prior to that he was assistant coach at
University of Texas of the Permian Basin for 2 years.
He had a great 4 year swimming career at University of
Texas of the Permian Basin as captain and team record holder; He
also achieved NCAA “B” cut standards as
be in charge of the Senior 1’s and 2’s and will assist
with Junior program at the Adirondack Club.
Craig Adam Lewin
Senior 1 Coach
Craig started his competitive swimming career at the late age of 13 with the JCC Piranhas. From there he swam under Dan Warner with North Shore Swim Club. He went on to swim at Boston College on the Varsity D1 Swim Team. Through these experiences he developed a love of swimming both in the pool and open water. He began to competitively swim in open water distance races between 8 miles and 25 kilometers. Craig was also a nationally ranked triathlete competing in the Ironman 70.3 World Championships. Once Craig stopped personally competing, he began coaching for North Shore Swim Club. In 2009, Craig started an adult swim team, Endurance Swimming, specializing in open water and triathlon swimming. He has coached several triathletes of all levels from beginner to professional. He has also coached two English Channel swimmers and was the pace swimmer for one of his athletes who crossed successfully. While coaching, Craig noticed that many athletes struggle with proper head alignment. To help athletes self-correct this inefficient position, he developed Head Strong Posture Trainer, now a fully patented product, available at Finis. Along with his degree from Boston College, Craig also holds a B.S. in Sport Movement Science from Salem State College and a M.S. in Clinical Exercise Physiology from Northeastern University. He has over 9 years of coaching experience and is a USA Swimming and an ASCA Level 2 Coach.
Age Group/PreComp Coach
Assistant Coach/Age Group and PreComp – Jeanne Shea has been teaching kids and adults of all levels the sport of swimming for over 10 years. After working with the YMCA for 8 years, she left to expand her own business teaching private and group lessons. Jeanne swam for Saint Michaels in college, is a level 1 certified coach, and has 5 children, 3 of whom currently swim for Crimson Aquatics.
Blake E Lindsey
Assistant Coach/Age Group, Mini and FM – Blake Zeiger is a recent college graduate from the University of Minnesota where she had a strong swimming career. She was a captain her senior year and part of the class that won 4 Big 10 Championships. Also, during her time at Minnesota she qualified and attended NCAA’s and was part of 2 school record setting relays. Her US swimming career was as strong as her collegiate as she attended US Opens for 4 years, World Trial and Olympic Trials. This past summer she was head coach the Sher-Le-Mon swim club.
Whitney L Zeiger
Age Group Coach
Coach/Admin – Whitney Zeiger - She is currently an ASCA level 2
certified coach with a BS in Physical Education and an MBA
coaches AG1 and AG2. Her responsiblities also
include administration of the team. She has
participated as a swimmer at the age group, national,
and collegiate level many moons ago.
Courtney Sierra Johnson
Synchro & PreComp Coach
Courtney coached for the Arizona Aqua Stars Synchronized Swim Team
in Mesa, Arizona for the past 7 years. She has experience with all
age group levels including masters swimmers. She has coached
nationally ranked athletes and assisted several routines to the
Junior Olympics. Courtney has been swimming with the Aqua Stars for
the past 17 years and still competes with them today. Some of her
accomplishments include being a 6x national champion, former United
States national team member, and 2012 Olympic trial finalist. In
2013, she attended college at The University of Texas of the
Permian Basin on a swimming scholarship. While there, she was the
women's swim team captain and part of several record setting
relays. After receiving her BFA, she moved to Rhode Island to
pursue a masters degree in ceramics from RISD. She currently helps
coach the precomp group and hopes to start a year round
synchronized swimming program.
Josh Thomas Costa
Owner of RAPT & head trainer
- International Youth
Conditioning Association Speed and Agility Specialist
- National Strength and
Conditioning Association Certified Strength and Conditioning
- BA in Exercise Science
from Castleton University
- Four Year Starter
Varsity Soccer at Castleton University
- NAC Player of the
Year, NAC 1st Team All Star, NSCAA All New England Team, NEISL
Senior All Star
State’s Male Athlete of the Year
- Season Spartan Racer
with 12 races completed including the Spartan Trifecta
Brooke Victoria Zeiger
Brooke has a Bachelor of Science in Child
Psychology from the University of Minnesota. She worked
at the Fraser Institute in Minneapolis in the Autism Center of
Excellence program as a developmental trainee attending to the
needs of preschooled aged children on the spectrum. She also
worked with the Mental Health department as a therapy trainee
helping children aged 2.5 to 7; a preschool program.
She is both non-violent crisis intervention (NCI) certified
& CPR certified. She has an extensive swimming background
where she was nationally ranked. She has attended
the Olympic Trials in both 2012 and 2016 and finaled at the
2016 trials. She also traveled to Beijing as part of the US
Junior National team.