Piedmont Swim Team Lessons
Stefan comes to us from St. Paul's School in London where he as Aquatics Director has successfully started and built an aquatics program from the ground up. Prior to St. Paul's, he was an Elite Swim Coach at TGI Healthworks in New York City.
Stefan's wide experience ranges from teaching beginner, recreational and phobic swimmers of all ages to competitive swimmers competing in US Junior Olympics, US Eastern Zone Competitors, Swiss Age Group Nationals, UK Age Group Nationals. He has also trained professional triathletes and ex-US Olympic Pentathletes.
2015 ASCA Fellow
ASCA Level 5 International Age Group Coach
Royal Lifeguard certified / CPR and First Aid
J+S Manager Identification for Swimming, Switzerland
Swiss Swim Federation Judge C and B
Coach Stefan will give private lessons primarily to adults and water phobic swimmers.
Samantha is the oldest member of PST's gold group and has been team captain for two years. She is a senior at Bishop O'Dowd, and has been a member of the varsity swim team since freshman year. Samantha started swimming competitively in 2010, and joined PST in 2012. An enthusiastic athlete and teammate, she loves spending time with younger swimmers at practices and meets. Always striving for improvement, she has gained an understanding of the technical aspects of swimming through years of experience. As a fun and engaging leader, Samantha is eager to teach novice swimmers water safety and a love for the sport of swimming.
Zoe is a local of Piedmont and swam for the Piedmont Swim Team for seven years. She was the assistant manager of the Piedmont Pool, where she still lifeguards, used to swim instruct, and ensured the pool was operating smoothly. In addition to Piedmont, she has taught swim lessons in Fiji, Montana, the Florida Keys, and throughout the Bay Area.
Zoe brings extensive knowledge from her many years of competitive swim and teaching experience, ranging from instructing scuba divers to lifeguards. Possessing high expectations, she strives for each swimmers? technical advancement while encouraging a love for swimming! During the year, she pursues a Bachelors degree in biology in hopes of becoming a physician?s assistant.
Casey Lane is a dedicated member of PSTs gold group, and she has been swimming competitively for eight years, competing at both Junior Olympics and North Coast Sectionals. Her passion for both the sport and her team has made her an integral part of PST. In addition to connecting with younger swimmers, Casey has also been working with kids since she was 10-years-old, when she started tutoring at an after school program. Since then, she has counseled at summer programs, teaching elementary school students basic technique, and been part of the Youth Leader Project, teaching fourth and fifth graders about peacemaking skills. She is excited to work with kids under 12 of all skill levels and can?t wait to meet you!
Aaron, a Gold group member of the our team, has competed in Far-Westerns and Junior Olympics and with them he brings a wide extensive knowledge of competitive swimming. He has been training with Piedmont swim team for over 6 years and has built a solid foundation for swimming both competitive and casual. Fun and passionate, Aaron is able to help build the ability to swim for you. Aaron spent his weekends trained by Head Coach Stefan Bill and Assistant Coach Zoe Clancy-Clavere and is ready to pass down his experience to new swimmers.
Brian is a junior at Piedmont High School and is currently a swimmer on the Gold Group of our competitive team. He has been on the team for six years, qualifying for meets such as Junior Olympics and Far Westerns. Brian loves to swim and is great at connecting with other swimmers. Passionate about swimming, he strives to make himself as well as others around him, as best as they can be. Trained by Head Coach Stefan Bill and Assistant Coach Zoe Clancy-Clavere, he is excited to pass on knowledge of his own swimming to younger swimmers. He is available Mondays, Wednesdays from 1:00-2:30 and and Saturdays from 12:00-1:30 and Sundays from 2:00- 3:30.