COACHING STAFF


We are here to support your needs. If your questions are related to workouts, meets, events, goal setting, practice schedules or other swimming related needs, please contact one of the coaches. For all questions related to administrative matters, such as dues, safety, or policy issues, please contact one of the board members.


Open Position
Head Coach

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Jeff LeBeau
Age Group Coach

Email: coachjeff@indianaswimclub.com

Cell: (812) 325-0443

Jeff LeBeau started coaching at Punahou Aquatics in Honolulu, HI in 1988 until 1992 where he then coached at Rockwood Swim Club and University City Swim Club in St. Louis, MO from 1992 to 1996.

Jeff is an ASCA Level 4 Senior Coach and an ASCA Level 3 Age Group Coach and has coached swimmers from Beginners up to top 16 Age Group qualifiers, as well as Junior and Senior National Qualifiers. He also spent three seasons coaching with the IU Men's and Women's Swim Teams where he has been part of both a men's and women's Big Ten Championship Teams.

Jeff is a Bloomington native who graduated from North High School in 1983 and swam for Clemson University, where he was part of the school's only ACC Championship Swim Team in 1987. 


Akari Hatanaka
Rising Stars & Developmental Coach
Assistant in Age Group Performance, High School Prep, and Senior

Email: coachakari@indianaswimclub.com

Akari Hatanaka is from Honolulu, Hawaiʻi and swam competitively for 13 years with ʻIolani Swim Club, HANDS Aquatics (Fukuoka, Japan) and swam high school for ʻIolani Swim Team. She also played water polo for ʻIolani Girls’ Water Polo and ʻIolani Water Polo Club. In 2010, she was selected for the Interscholastic League of Honolulu’s All Star First Team with Honors for Girls’ Water Polo, and was also named her team’s Co-Offensive Player of the Year. She began coaching swimming at the Counsilman Center Indiana Swim Team in 2015. She is committed to developing excellence in swimming, nurturing swimmers to love the sport, and creating life long swimmers. Her priorities in coaching are to cultivate a culture of genuine good sportsmanship, strong, detailed work ethic, accountability, kindness, and respect. 

She earned a Graduate Performer Diploma in Solo Violin from Indiana University in May of 2018 and received a Bachelor of Music in Violin Performance from IU in 2015. She was a teaching assistant at the IU String Academy for five years. She is currently a research assistant for a law professor at the IU Mauer School of Law, teaches classes as an adjunct faculty member in the PAIP section at the IU School of Public Health, is the artistic and executive director of Ensemble Meliora, and works at Gant Travel in information technology strategy and implementation. 


Curtis Goss
Age Group Performance Coach
Assistant in High School Prep and Senior

Email: coachcurtis@indianaswimclub.com

Curtis Goss has 17 years of competitive swimming experience. Growing up in Southlake, Texas, Curtis swam with the North Texas Nadadores and high school at Southlake Carroll Senior High School. During high school, he was a captain of teams that won 2 Texas high school state championships and was a 7-time All-American.

Curtis swam collegiately at Indiana University for 4 years, competing on multiple Big Ten Conference teams and compiling a variety of academic awards.

He is currently a PhD student in the Counsilman Center for the Science of Swimming, with research interests in cardiopulmonary limitations to swimming performance, altitude, and nutrition.

 


Bailey Duprey
Assistant Coach - Middle School Prep & Discovery


Alex Nixon
Assistant Coach - Discovery


Vilmos Kovacs
Assistant Coach


Sarah Hosea
Assistant Coach - Discovery