New Coaches

Kevin Coulman
Jul 15, 2019

Hello Patriots,

We had another good meet this weekend at the University of Calgary with both Quinn Brosseau and Ezra Huang went almost 100% best times. If this was the end of your season congratulations on another successful meet and we look forward to seeing you back in September! 

I wanted to send out an update on the coaches for next year.  

Black Squad: Lauren Siarkowski

Joining us from The Calgary Swordfish Summer Swim Club Lauren has extensive experience working with swimmers age 9-11 developing swimming fundamentals. Coaching for the Swordfish Lauren acts as Asst. Head Coach ware she has lead the developmental half of the team for the last 7 years. Lauren has also coached developmental swimming with the University of Calgary Swim Club from 2010-2018 and was a previous high-level swimmer herself.


Red Squad: Brent Bester

Brent Joins the Patriots from the Calgary Swordfish Summer Swim Club where he was coaching 10-15 year-old athletes including numerous Provincial Champs Qualifiers. Brent has experience working with a variety of levels of athletes ranging from developmental to Masters level swimmers. Outside of the age group stream Brent also proudly started and ran the University of Alberta Masters Swim Club and is still an enthusiastic masters swimmer himself.

Bronze Squad: Kristin Dawson
Kristin Join us from Calgary Winter Club.  Working on her level 3 coaching certification Kristin has been involved in the sport for over 25 years. Along with her many years of coaching she brings to the Patriots a Kinesiology background and science background. Kristin is still an avid swimmer and holds numerous masters swimming records to this day.

I am excited for all these new coaches and look forward to working with them next year.