Head Masters Coach
Andrew Johnson has been coaching for 12 years. He was
the head coach for Redwoods Swim Club, head age group coach for the
Marin Pirates and the 10 & Under coach for Neptune Swimming.
He also served as assistant coach for three years and 1 year
interim head coach for College of Marin.
Specializing in middle to long distance freestyle and backstroke,
Andrew swam competitively for 10 years. During that time, he
swam for the Humboldt Swim Club and Eureka High School where he was
Team Captain and was named MVP three seasons in a row.
Andrew is a graduate of Sonoma State University with a BA in
Criminal Justice and Criminology, with a focus on at risk
Skylar began his swimming
career when he was 7 joining Santa Clara Swim Club under the Head
Coach Dick Jochums. Skylar swam throughout high school attending
CCS all 4 years for Gunderson High School and was the first to
represent his school in 14 years. Although he doesn’t swim
very often, he enjoys an active lifestyle and is always looking for
ways to improve himself. If he’s not on the pool deck,
he’s in the gym or on the field.
Masters Coach GHS
Vargas’s coaching experience began in 1994, where she coached
several summer league and year-round teams in Washington and
Nevada. Just prior to joining QSS, she coached Sunnyvale
“SUNN” Swimming here in the Bay Area. Anne also
consults for SafeSplash Swim School where she teaches and trains
triatheletes. In addition, she is trained in Functional
Fitness for adults with special adaptations for
swam competitively for 16 years, specializing in Fly, Back and IM.
During that time, she swam for Northview Terrace, Big Bend
Manta Rays, Lake Forest College and University of Illinois at
believes that swimming is adaptable to all body types and
beneficial to all fitness levels.