Barbara Diane Titus
Coach Barbara Titus joined SLST as our Head Coach in 2011, she came to us from SCSC where she taught in the Learn to Swim program and coached age group swimmers for over 8 years. She is a certified lifeguard and registered coach with USA Swimming. Barbara believes in perfecting technique as the first step towards an elite swimmer.
Ryan C Boling
Assistant Head Coach
Assistant Head Coach Ryan Boling moved to SLST in 2011 from Santa Clara Swim Club, where he started as a pre-compettive swim coach and Saftey cordinator. He is registered with USA Swimming. He has strong skills working with children of all ages and is motivated to teach the skills necessary for strong athletic performance.
Coach Noah was a competitive swimmer at Santa Clara Swim Club for three years before moving to Saint Lawrence where he swam for two years. He was mentored by Coach Barbara as a swimmer and a coach. As a coach, Noah does not believe in the No Winner Scenario. That means that he believes every swimmer can reach their highest potential through discipline and hard work. His favorite quote is, "If you think you can or you think you can't, you're right".
Coach Jacob has been swimming ever since he was little. He's been competitively swimming with our Tango group for the past two years and swam with Saint Lawrence Academy as well, where he was mentored by Coach Barbara Titus. He uses the skills he has learned from being a swimmer and applies it to his coaching.
Coach Injy started swimming at age three, commenced
her competitive swim path upon turning 6, and was later
trained by Coach Barbara Titus. Additionally, Injy
swam with the Wilcox High School Swim Team. Injy believes
that swimming is a great sport for all ages, she wants the swimmers
to have a solid foundation in the basic elements of swimming
technique, and she uses her experience as a swimmer to help younger
swimmers advance. Injy believes that hard work beats talent
when talent does not work hard.
Coach Aradhna began swimming competitively at the age of 9 and
swam with Santa Clara Swim Club. She was also trained by Coach
Barbara Titus. Aradhna believes that swimming is such a wonderful
sport because it allows individuals to learn valuable skills such
as responsibility, self-confidence, and the importance of hard
work. Furthermore, she believes that its team dynamic provides an
amazing support system that lasts swimmers far beyond their time in
the pool. She uses her swimming experience to aid in coaching other
swimmers and believes in the ideology that only perfect practice
Geoff was born in Bristol, England and grew up in Southern
He has been passionate about swimming and coaching swimming
for many years, and is an avid scuba diver and swim
Geoff did his undergraduate degree at Caltech in Electrical
Engineering and Physics and his PhD at Berkeley in Physics, and now
works in the high tech industry in Silicon Valley, designing
He currently lives in Santa Clara, CA with his wife, Susan,
and three kids, Sarah, David, and Rebecca.
Someday he'd like to build his own pool and start a swimming
Coach Allen has been swimming for a while, since he was as young
as age four. As a child, he swam with Santa Clara Swim Club, and
later moved to SLST. He was mentored by Coach Barbara at both
locations. He believes that a swimmer can get to any goal that they
wish for as long as they put their mind to it. He uses his
experience in his coaching to help other swimmers improve to their
Coach Mitali has been swimming under Coach Barbara's instruction
for almost ten years, and has been swimming with SLST since 2010.
In addition, she has also begun swimming in the San Francisco Bay,
with 50 Alcatraz crossings under her belt. Mitali believes that
swimming is an activity that helps one realize one's true
potential, not only in the water but all throughout life. Swimming
has helped her become a more well-rounded person and continues to
present her with new opportunities, challenges, and experiences.
Mitali hopes to share her deep love of swimming through coaching
and applies both her pool and open water experience to coaching.