Paul J Dean Jr.
Our Head Swim Coach has been around competitive swimming for a
long time. He grew up swimming in Greenville and went on to compete
four years in college. Having now coached for over thirty years,
Coach Paul has experience with swimmers at every age and level. He
also serves as Head Coach of a local high school and S.A.I.L. team.
He operates age group and adult swim clinics, and provides
technique training in various swim venues throughout the year.
Amber R McBride
Originally from Northwest Indiana, Coach McBride began swimming at the local YMCA while in sixth grade and continued through her senior year in high school. Married to her high school sweetheart, the McBrides have three children and have lived in South Carolina since 2002.
Amber began teaching swim lessons at the Sportsclub in May 2008 and also teaches Autistic children how to swim.
Coach Amy is our recent addition to the Sportsclub coaching
staff. She has been swimming competitively since age 6 and been
coaching since she was 15. In addition to coaching at Sportsclub,
she is assistant coach of a summer S.A.I.L. team.
Matthew Joseph Kenny
Coach Matt has been with the Sportsclub for a number of years
serving as a trainer, swim instructor, and swim coach. He has been
coaching for a number years and is himself a former competitive
swimmer. While Coach Matt has experience with all ages, he focuses
most of his attention on the younger swimmers.