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Coaching Staff

Ted Eimstad

Head Coach


Now in his 14th year coaching, Ted has had tremendous success working with swimmers of all skill levels across multiple LSCs. Starting as an age group coach for Charles River Aquatics in Boston, Massachusetts, he moved to Buffalo in 2011 to coach full-time. Since founding Velocity Aquatics in 2014, the club has quickly grown to become one of the top programs in Western New York under his leadership. 

Coach Ted also serves as the Head Coach of the Williamsville North Boys Varsity swim team and the Assistant Coach for Frontier's Girls Varsity team. He is also an avid water polo player and formerly served as the Head Coach for Women's Water Polo at Boston College. From 2008 through 2010, he was recognized as the North Atlantic Conference Water Polo Coach of the Year.

Bryan Fadel

Lead Michigan Coach


Bryan joined Velocity Aquatics in 2015 and has been involved in the sport of swimming for over 25 years in a variety of roles. As a coach, he has worked with athletes at every age and skill level, from beginners to nationally-ranked competitors. He helped lead Amherst High School's Boys Varisty team to a 10-1 record and a 3rd place finish out of 16 teams at the Class Championships as an assistant coach.


During his athletic career, Bryan specialized in the individual medley, butterfly and breaststroke. He helped his high school win two division championships, was a member of several record-breaking relays, and was both a Sectional and State Championship qualifier. Bryan continued his success at the State University of New York at Oneonta, where he  earned SUNYAC All-Academic honors, finished  top-eight at the  SUNYAC  Championship each year and broke several school records. Most recently, he placed top-ten in his age group at the US Masters Swimming National Championship.

Elizabeth Zucco

Lead Ontario Coach