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Coaching Staff

Bobbie Solomon

Youth Tri Coach

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Bobbie is a USAT Level 1 Certified Coach, USAT Youth and Junior Certified Coach and a USAT Certified Official. She holds a Bachelors of Arts from San Diego State University with a major in Journalism with an emphasis in Advertising.

Bobbie’s extensive coaching background began 39 years ago. She started teaching and coaching swimming and eventually became a USA Diving Coach. She coached for several high schools and created the first USA Diving Team in Marin County, CA. Once she discovered triathlon and open water swimming she began her path to coaching the sport and to get involved in officiating.

Bobbie’s education, love for the sport and passion to promote triathlon to youth and juniors makes her the perfect addition to the TriJuniors team!

Education & Career Experience

USA Triathlon Certified Official 2011
USA Triathlon Youth and Junior Certified Coach, 2011
USA Triathlon Level 1 Certified Coach, 2010
USA Diving Coach 2000
B.A. Journalism with an emphasis in Advertising, San Diego State, 1979

Coaching Highlights:

2010 – Started working with TriJuniors
2008 – Became the TCSD Beginner Open Water Swim Coach
2008-2009 – Volunteer Coach at Grossmont Junior College
2006-2007 – Volunteer Diving Coach at UCSD
2001 – Created first USA Diving Team in Marin County, CA
2000-2002 – Head Diving Coach for Tamalpais and Redwood High Schools, Marin County, CA

Officiating Highlights:

2011 – USAT Youth and Junior Championships
2011 – Ironman Oceanside 70.3 – Captain of Bike Marshals
2010 – USAT Youth and Junior Championships
2010 – Ironman Oceanside 70.3 – Captain of Bike Marshals

Career Athletic Highlights:

2007 – Completed 1st triathlon at age 50
1998 – Started competing diving as a age group diver
1977 – Placed 4th in CA
1975 – Only woman on all male diving team at California State University, Chico