Coaches

Diana Borys, Head Age Group Coach (White/Black/Silver Sails)

Coach Diana started her competitive swim career as an athlete first, then transitioned to coaching while attending Elms College. Diana had previously coached recreation, high school, privately and apprenticed under various elite USA coaches before starting the Yankee Clippers Swim Team with her husband.

She has been the head coach for the New England Zones Girl’s 10 & under group for the summers of 2017, 2018, and 2019.

Diana also works as a school nurse in Springfield, MA, and is the assistant swim coach for the men’s and women’s Elms College Swim Team.

 

 

 

Mark Gehring, Head Senior Coach (Silver/Gold Sails, Fleet, Armada)

Coach Mark started swimming at a young age but fell in love with the sport later in his career. He started coaching USA age group swimmers in 2016. Mark shifted his attention to training more advanced athletes with the establishment of the Yankee Clippers Swim Team.

Mark graduated from Elms College in 2013 with a degree in business. He swam all four years of his undergrad, was the assistant coach at Elms in 2018, and became the head swim coach of Elms College in 2019.

He has been the head coach for the New England Zones Boy’s 10 & under group for the summers of 2018 and 2019.