Coaches and Directors

Coaches and Directors
Coaching Staff
Kevin Eslinger Gold Team Coach
Anhton Tran Junior Gold Coach


Anhton Tran joined Heartland Fall of 2013, coaching Junior Gold, Summer League and the Fall Special Program. He has helped swimmers set club records, qualify for Junior Olympic, Far westerns, and Western Zone. Besides Heartland, Anhton is the Head Coach of Grossmont College. His team has won multiple conference championships and qualified for the state championship. He was awarded Pacific Coast Athletic Conference Coach of the Year in 2013 and 2014. Anhton also helps out and coaches at University of California- San Diego.


As a swimmer, Anhton swam for Hillsboro Heat swim team in Oregon for 10 years. He then moved to San Diego to swim for Grossmont College and Heartland.   Anhton graduated from San Diego State University in 2017 with a Bachelors in Electrical Engineering. Away from the pool, Anhton likes spending time with family, hiking, and swimming in the ocean. 

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