Mike Simerman

LEAD 10&U COACH
Meyers Pool in Arvada

Email: [email protected]
 
Mike was a Division III swimmer at Williams College in Massachusettes where he also received a Bachelor of Arts degree in history and American studies. He held a variety of lead coaching positions before joining the North JeffCo Swim Team in 2018.  While he hasexperience coaching swimmers at all club program levels, he is most passionate about working with the 10 and under age group, striving to coach with energy and passion every day. He uses everything from songs, videos, bad jokes and a variety of sea creatures to engage his swimmers, maximizing his ability to connect throughout practice, both individually and as a team.

 

Education

  • University of Illinois: Master of Library & Information Science 2014
  • George Washington University: Master of Philosophy, History, ABD 2012
  • Williams College: Bachelor of Arts, Highest Honors, History & American Studies 2002

Coaching Experience

  • Swim70 / Zeus Swim Team: Head Developmental Coach, Asst Age Group, Asst Sr Coach 2016-2018
  • The Lake Club: Head Coach 1995-2018
  • McGaw YMCA Swim Team: Lead Age Group Coach, Asst Sr Coach 2014-2015
  • Nasa Wildcats Aquatics: Lead Developmental Coach 2013
  • Greenwich YMCA: Developmental Coach 2004-2006
  • Choate Rosemary Hall Preparatory School: Asst Boys & Girls Coach 2002-2004

Awards and Honors

  • Part of the CT State Age Group Championship Team for Swim70

Achievements

  • Division III National Qualifier
  • Part of the Williams College three time Division II National Championship Team