Coaches and Directors

Coaching Staff
Gord Sprung Head Coach

Gord is OSHAC’s Head Coach. He coaches the Senior team and runs all of the dryland training sessions. Head Coach Gord began his swimming career as a member of the Region of Waterloo Swim Club and went on to represent the Axemen at Acadia University in Nova Scotia. It was there that he began his coaching career working with the Axemen in his final year as well as taking on the role of head coach of the local swim team the Wolfville Tritons.

Gord has been with OSHAC since 1994, he started off as the Head Age Group Coach, and 4 years later he was promoted to Head Coach. As Head Coach, he has seen the club produce several provincial and youth national champions. He has also coached a number of athletes who have gone on to be selected to several Provincial and National teams including the Ontario Canada Games Team and the Junior Pan Pacific Team.

Coach Gord is a former National level swimmer with over 16 years of experience as an athlete and now more than 25 years of experience as a coach, his passion for helping athletes reach their potential remains as strong as ever.

Jack Kelly Head Age Group Coach, AG1 & AG2
Jack is a former OSHAC member who worked his way through the program and graduated as a member of our Senior program. He is currently the Club record holder in the 50m and 100m Breaststroke. He finished his time with OSHAC as an Eastern Canadian Championship finalist narrowly missing the qualification standard for Senior Nationals in the 50 Breaststroke.
 
Jack has spent the last 3 years swimming on Scholarship at Clarkson University in Potsdam New York studying Computer Engineering.
 
Jack began coaching with us and spent 3 years as a Dolphin Coach. He continued his coaching at Clarkson with their young competitive swimmers.
 
Jack is extremely excited to get started as the new Head Age Group Coach. He will bring all his years of experience as a swimmer and a coach much like Head Coach Gord did back in 1994 when he began his career as a coach in the same position right here in Oshawa.
Ryley Bell AG3 Coach and Dolphin Coordinator
Ryley has been coaching for OSHAC as the Age Group 3 coach and Dolphin Coordinator for the past three years. Previously she was theVarsity Group coach and a Dolphin coach while swimming with the OSHAC Senior group. Ryley has been coaching with OSHAC for over 7 years. Ryley continues to swim with OSHAC. She is a Provincial Qualifier for Breaststroke.
Board of Directors
Julie Reid President
Erica Savolainen Vice-President
Thuy Chung Treasurer
Tony Trinidad Registrar
Vacant Position Social Coordinator
Joel Reid COC
Salena Oulds Web/IT
Louise Brown Secretary
Kathy Wetmore Meet Manager
Vacant Position Teamwear/Equipment Manager