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Coach Himes Nominated for Coach of the Year!

The top 10 finalists for the 2022 Fitter & Faster/ASCA Age Group Coach of the Year have been announced and NBAC Head Coach Tom Himes made the list.

The top 10 coaches were selected based on USA Swimming's National Rankings data for 12 and under swimmers. Coaches received bonus points for the number of #1 rankings, for the number of different swimmers ranked and for the number of total rankings. Coach Himes was one of 50 nominees. He won the award in 2015!

The Age Group Coach of the Year award winner will be announced at the 2022 ASCA World Clinic Awards Banquet in Las Vegas.

This is the eighth year Coach Himes has been nominated and the fourth time he has made the finals. He has been coaching for more than 40 years and has coached swimmers to more than 500 National Top 25/Top16/Top10 rankings, including 81 number one rankings, 37 National Age-Group Records and more than 450 Maryland State Records. Coach Himes took over as head coach of NBAC in 2016.