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    NORTH BALTIMORE AQUATIC CLUB

    North Baltimore Aquatic Club is seeking to add two part time coaches to its Age Group Coaching Staff.  NBAC is Maryland Swimming’s #1 Team and considered to be one of the top club teams in the USA

    We are looking to add coaches who have previous experience working with 5 – 13 year old swimmers.  The candidates should be highly motivated, a “whatever it takes” attitude, sound swimming technical knowledge, excellent communication skills and willingness to expand their knowledge of age group coaching. 

    The coaches will be responsible for attending all practices, meets and any other team functions.  Coaches can expect to have coaching duties 4-6 days per week for 8 – 12 hours per week.  NBAC utilizes the Goucher College Pool in Towson and the Meadowbrook Aquatic Center Pool in Mt. Washington.  NBAC practices year round and all practices, within the candidates responsibilities, will be in the evening.  Compensation will commensurate with experience.  Start date will be no later than September 2, 2014.

    Interested candidates should send your resume to Head Age Group Coach Tom Himes at thimes@nbac.net .  Your resume should include three references.  For consideration, please submit your resume via email as soon as possible.  The jobs will be filled as soon as interested qualified candidates are identified.  
    7.24.2014 


    Merritt Athletic Clubs
    Maryland's most elite athletic organization is rapidly expanding again! With over 35 years of outstanding success Merritt Athletic Clubs is looking for career-minded leaders who can think "outside the box" to rocket our top-notch team to the next level.

    We are looking for motivated summer Lifeguards who will provide seasonal work and ensure the safety of members and guests in the Aquatics facilities.  Current openings at our New White Marsh location, and Managed sites in the Baltimore area.

    Swim Team Coaches: We are currently looking for coaches for our Towson and Eldersburg locations for the 2014-2015 Season Individuals should have prior coaching experience and current certifications (although certification opportunities are available).  Coaches would be expected to work 2-5 days per week, attend meets, and participate in team functions. 

    Interested applicants should send their resume to Ashley Wasilewski, HR Manager awasilewski@merrittclubs.com and Andrew Barranco Regional Operations and Aquatics manager abarranco@merrittclubs.com..


    MAC Assistant Coach 
    Part time with potential for full time employment

    Job Description:  The Monocacy Aquatic Club is seeking a qualified candidate who can coach at all levels and who is willing to learn.   Responsibilities for this position include: strong organizational and coaching skills, like: writing work-outs, setting goals, and developing long-range season plans. The candidate will also be involved with the day-to-day operation of the team. Superb organizational and administrative skills with attention to detail are a must. Candidate needs to have excellent communication skills to connect with the swimmers and parents alike. This position will offer a competent coach an opportunity for tremendous development and growth on the local and national level. 

     Job Qualifications:  Ideal candidate should have superb organizational and administrative strengths including solid computer skills and preferably 2+ years of USA Swimming coaching experience (ASCA certification preferred).  Most importantly we are looking for an individual who is passionate about coaching, has excellent communication skills, readily accepts responsibility, and is creative and willing to grow.  

    Start Date:  ASAP. Compensation:  Commensurate with experience.  Background:  We are a parent-owned and operated team with over 180 members which has been in existence for over 30 years.  MAC is located in Frederick, MD about 45 minutes from both Washington, DC and Baltimore, MD.The team has produced Junior National, Senior National and Olympic Trial level swimmers.  The Maryland LSC is known as one of the top locations in the world for competitive swimming.  Contact Person:  Jeb Beaver – E-mail only please:  Submit your resume in MS WORD to jbeave1@gmail.com by Friday, Aug 1 2014.
    7/9/2014


    Senior Group Coach

    Cardinal and Gold Aquatics is growing club of over 60 swimmers based out of Calvert Hall in Towson, MD. Swimmer abilities range from beginner to Junior National. We have a 6-lane pool with fully automated digital scoreboard and state of the art dryland equipment on deck. Our website iswww.cgaswim.com .
     

    Job Description:

    Cardinal and Gold Aquatics is seeking a qualified candidate to coach our Senior 2 group, swimmer ages 12-16. 

    Responsibilities: will include; coaching six practices a week (approximately 12 hours a week on deck), attending all meets for the group, and working on long term planning for the club. The coach will also be assisting the head coach with our Senior 1 group. Excellent organizational skills, ability to communicate with swimmers and parents, and a commitment to helping a team grow are a must. 
     

    The ideal candidate will be ASCA certified and have 3-5 years experience in USA swimming. A working knowledge of Team and Meet Manager and Team Unify is helpful but not required. We are looking for someone who is looking to grow in coaching, seeks out responsibilities, takes initiative, works well with other coaches, and is ready to get creative and fun with swimming. 
     

    CGA is one of the top small teams in our LSC. Our athletes have a strong desire to be part of our team and our success rate with swimmers has been excellent. Over 90% of our swimmers qualified for championship level meets at season end. 
     

    Start date is September 1, or earlier. Compensation based on experience. 
     

    Send inquiries and resumes to:

    Head Coach - Patrick Marshall, cgaswim@gmail.com

    7/6/2014


     
    Summer Opportunities


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    The introduction of goggles to competitive swimming in the late 1960's is widely regarded as one of the greatest transformational technological advances in the history of the sport. Prior to their introduction, the amount of time swimmers could spend training or swimming distances, was limited by the harmful effects of chlorine and salt water on the eyes.
    Who was the first swimmer to wear goggles in International pool competition, and what country was he from?

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