About Winning Waters

As principal and founder of Winning Waters, Carol Rettele establishes the first indoor swimming facility nestled in the hub community of Bulverde-Spring Branch. Carol sets a strong foundation for Winning Waters by combining 18 years of swim instruction and competitive coaching with over 30 years of business experience.

In 1999 Carol was trained and began her new career as a learn-to-swim coach in the Northside ISD Aquatics Swim America program. In her early years with the program as a Swim Instructor and Site Supervisor, Carol quickly found that teaching swimming and the competitive sport of swimming was her passion.

Since launching her career as a Swim Instructor and Coach, a few highlights on Carol's resume include:

  • Teaching Private and Group Lessons throughout San Antonio and the Hill Country

  • Summer League Head Coach founding the Mountain Lodge Manta Rays

  • Assistant Swim Coach alongside Coach John Ryan, Trinity University

  • Head Coach of the San Antonio Wave

  • Established Snorkel 2 Shoe Swim Camp in 2011 - held annually, Carol helps kids of all ages target & develop skills that help them improve their swimming

Combining experience along with knowledge and skills attained through additional certifications at clinics and workshops throughout the country, Carol continues to teach and coach swimming to all ages, levels and abilities.

As a Certified Swim Instructor and ASCA Level 3 USA Swim Coach, inspired by each individual, from beginner to elite athlete, and everyone in between - Carol provides each with the opportunity and ability to learn and achieve their personal goals.

Our Mission

Focus on creating a pipeline of success through diverse programming with a positive attitude and environment.

Provide opportunities for non-swimmers and swimmers of all ages to strive and reach their fullest potential.​​

Mission Statement:  Learn ~ Compete ~ Stay Fit ~ Swim for Life!​

Our Vision

Encourage - Children, families, and individuals of all ages to learn a sport that offers a lifetime of enrichment.

Teach - A solid foundation of water safety knowledge, fundamental swimming skills, and proper progression of advanced technique development.

Inspire - All individuals, athletes and non-athletes, to discover and achieve their goals in swimming and in life.


Centrally located between San Antonio, Boerne, New Braunfels and Blanco, Winning Waters was built to provide opportunities and programs for all generations and skill levels.

7 Sun Valley Drive,Spring Branch, Texas 78070

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7 Sun Valley Drive
Spring Branch, TX 78070