Coaches & Directors
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

Christopher Stephen Manning

Head Coach


Board President/Director and Head Coach Chris Manning has been a member of the Prince Georges County community since 1994. He began his competitive swimming career five years later in 1999 with Aquatics Rays Swim Club under Potomac Valley Swimming (PVS). He pursued competitive swimming while attending Surrattsville High School, graduating in 2006 with a partial athletic swimming scholarship to Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University (FAMU). During his tenure at FAMU, Chris earned a BA in economics with a minor in business. Post-graduation Chris returned to the DC, Maryland, and Virginia (DMV) area and began coaching for Elite Rays Swim Club in the fall of 2012. In the summer of 2013, Chris served as>