Anthony Covell has been with Scottsdale Aquatic Club since October, 2019. He is a native of Reading, Pennsylvania, and has been living in Phoenix since 2018. Anthony has 10 years of swimming experience as an athlete and has 2 years of coaching experience. He has previously coached water polo to age group athletes 8-14 in Pennsylvania and taught swimming lessons for 3 years.

He has been recognized by AthleteAlly, the only nonprofit working to promote equality in athletics, as a 2017 Athlete Ambassador for his dedication to promoting equality across gender, race, and sexuality in sports.

Anthony is currently completing his Bachelors of Arts in Political Science at Arizona State University. He will graduate in May, 2020, and plans on going to law school in the Fall of 202 to pursue a career in international law. He has a passion for politics and has worked for two sitting U.S. Senators. In his free time he enjoys practicing yoga and photography.

He is thrilled to be back in the swimming community and feels right at home with Scottsdale Aquatic Club. Coaching has become one of his passions and he is excited to continue to have an impact on athletes and their success in and out of the pool.