Matt Rowe
    Owner/Head Coach

Matt joined Lane 4 Aquatics in August 2018 as the Head Coach. In January 2019, he became the owner and operator while maintaining his duties as the Head Coach. Matt is focused and committed to promoting individual athletes and team success. He is an ASCA Level IV coach with over 28 years of experience and has coached athletes to compete at all levels. His prior positions were as a Head Coach at Hinsdale Swim Club in Hinsdale, IL for ten years and as a Head Coach at Lakeside Aquatic Club in Lewisville, TX for over 17 years. His notable accomplishments include:

  • Olympic Trials Qualifiers in 2000, 2004, 2008 and 2012
  • 2 National Junior Team Qualifiers
  • NCSA Team Ireland Qualifier
  • NCSA athlete Performance of the Year
  • Consistent production of State Champions (IL and TX); Top 16 swimmers; Senior National Qualifiers; Junior National Qualifiers; NCSA Qualifiers

Matt has a Bachelor of Arts from Western Illinois with a Minor in Secondary Education.  He is married, has one daughter, and a grandson. When not on deck, Matt enjoys cooking, reading, and playing with his grandson.

Contact Matt: matthewrowe107@gmail.com.


     Andrea Gutierrez
     Assistant Coach

Andrea has been teaching swim lessons to kids all over the Quad Cities and surrounding areas since age 15. She currently is a Pareducator for the Bettendorf School District and the Pool Manager at Scott County Park where in the last six years she has grown the swim lesson program from 100 kids to over 270 kids.

She started her coaching career in 2009 when she developed the Scott County Family YMCA Dragons Swim Team. There she produced several state and regional swimmers. She then moved to Bett Swim Club (later named Piranhas Swim Club) where she coached the Stroke Development Group and High School Prep.

Andrea is married to Ricardo and they have twin girls, Hollye and Valerie, both of whom swim for Lane 4.

Outside of work Andrea likes to spend time with her family, travel, read, and hangi ith her dogs Bella and Chino. Andrea, Hollye, and Valerie are very excited to be a part of the Lane 4 Aquatics!

Contact Andrea: coachandrea4@gmail.com.