Coaches and Directors

Coaches and Directors
Coaching Staff
Robert Kizer Program Director

Bob joined SPA as Head Coach in 2016 after three years in the same position at COM Aquatics in Midland, TX. Prior to that, he spent 10 years at New Trier Swim Club in Illinois. Bob has been coaching since he was in college and has coached all levels from beginner to Olympian.  His teams have won a number of State and Sectional Championships as well as an NCSA Junior National Championship in 2012.  Bob was also a member of the 2012 USA Swimming Junior Pan-Pac coaching staff and a member of the National Select Camp staff in 2012.  

As a swimmer, Bob was a Michigan State High School Champion and an All-America with Ann Arbor Pioneer HS. In college, he competed at NCAAs as a member of the Allegheny College Swim Team.

Bob is married and has three grown children pursuing their own dreams across the country.

Betsy Partin SwimAmerica Site Supervisor
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