Brook M Hopkins
Coaches - Senior and Age Group Elite Groups
Head Coach Brook Monroe Hopkins started coaching Gulf Shores Swim Team in the Spring of 2005.
Since joining the Gulf Shores Swim Team Coach Brook has helped 33 swimmers achieve the Southeastern Time Standard, 3 swimmers to the Senior Sectionals Time Standards and a Southeastern Champion x 2 (Murray Reid 50, 100 free).
Coach Brooks most recent position prior to coaching GSST was the Head Men's and Women's Coach (2004-05, 2005-06) of the Springhill College Swim Team in Mobile, AL.
Coach Brook is a native of Floyds Knobs, IN. She was a 3 time Indiana State High School Champion in the 100 Breast and 3 time runner up in the 200 IM. She was recruited by David Marsh to swim at Auburn University (1997-2001) where she earned her undergraduate in Heath and Human Performance and minor in Business. She was part of the relay team that set the American Record in the 200 Medley in 1998 at SEC's. She also placed 3rd in the 100 Breaststroke at NCAA's in 1998 and 5th in 2000. She also worked at a Camp Counselor under David Marsh for the Auburn Tigers Swim Camps. Competed and Finished the Ironman 140.6 in Panaman City, FL in Nov. 2016.
Coach Brook, her husband Jeff, son Cooper, and daughter Callie, step-daughter Haley and step-son Haden, reside in Gulf Shores, AL.