Harrison Hollingsworth joined the coaching staff as the Head Age Group Coach in the fall of 2015, and was named as the Head Coach of the SOLO Aquatics Exeter site in 2017. Harrison grew up swimming for Exeter Swim Team and went on to swim for Keene State. He came to SOLO after spending a few years coaching for EST.
In his time as Head Age Group Coach of SOLO, Harrison increased the number of athletes, as well as the number of NES championship qualifiers by 60%.
Harrison also helped establish and build the strong conditioning program implemented within our Senior Program. With his effort and impact on our Senior program, Harrison helped increase the number of Sectional, Futures, Junior National and Senior National qualifiers.
In his time at SOLO, Harrison has coached multiple athletes to break into the USAS Top 100 for 15/16, as well as 17/18. He has also coached multiple New England Record Holders, including the first high school athlete in NE Swimming History to break the 20 second barrier in the 50 FR and the second fastest 50 and 100 FR ever swum by 15 year old in the history of USA Swimming.
Harrison’s coaching philosophy included setting goals high, and learn to understand how to work towards and achieve those goals, and keep perspective on what it means to be a good person and teammate.