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Maria S. Denton, TX, available for online & in-person tutoring
Maria S.
35/hour

I have experience as a competitive swimmer.

One of our coaches was the coach for the Dallas Mustangs from SMU University and he took our training to a new level of performance. I continue to swim frequently and have taught basic principles to peers and children. See Maria's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (5)
11 hours tutoring
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One of our coaches was the coach for the Dallas Mustangs from SMU University and he took our training to a new level of performance. I continue to swim frequently and have taught basic principles to peers and children. See Maria's full profile

Marcie F. Lexington, SC, available for online & in-person tutoring
Marcie F.
35/hour

Experienced ESL tutor and Language Arts, Health Sciences

I have been swimming since I was 5 years old. As a teenager, I swam on the HS swim team and became WSI certified by the time I graduated. In the late 80's, I taught Swimming lessons at a local daycare facility that had... See Marcie's full profile

35/hour
5.0 (169)
347 hours tutoring
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I have been swimming since I was 5 years old. As a teenager, I swam on the HS swim team and became WSI certified by the time I graduated. In the late 80's, I taught Swimming lessons at a local daycare facility that had... See Marcie's full profile

Ben R. Toledo, OH, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ben R.
40/hour

Former lifeguard and the "swimming guy" for triathlon team

I used to compete in open-water competitions and made it to the podium in every competition. I love teaching adults to swim! It is so rewarding to see them develop the techniques that help them overcome their anxieties of swimming. See Ben's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (7)
49 hours tutoring
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I used to compete in open-water competitions and made it to the podium in every competition. I love teaching adults to swim! It is so rewarding to see them develop the techniques that help them overcome their anxieties of swimming. See Ben's full profile

Michelle L. Monterey, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Michelle L.
40/hour

Swimmer of 23 years, competitive swimmer, junior olympic water polo

I have 23 years of swimming experience (I learned as a toddler) and began swimming competitively when I was 7 until 18 years old. I broke swimming records on swim team and won many first places. I can teach freestyle,... See Michelle's full profile

40/hour
5.0 (29)
62 hours tutoring
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I have 23 years of swimming experience (I learned as a toddler) and began swimming competitively when I was 7 until 18 years old. I broke swimming records on swim team and won many first places. I can teach freestyle,... See Michelle's full profile

Callie H. Lancaster, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Callie H.
40/hour

National Board Certified Teacher can help you/your child in all areas

Last summer I worked with the coach of our local swim team, helping children aged 6-12 learn how to swim. He uses a non-traditional approach where children are allowed to become used to the concepts of swimming in a... See Callie's full profile

40/hour
4.9 (579)
1,714 hours tutoring
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Last summer I worked with the coach of our local swim team, helping children aged 6-12 learn how to swim. He uses a non-traditional approach where children are allowed to become used to the concepts of swimming in a... See Callie's full profile

Meggan P. Snohomish, WA, available for online tutoring
Meggan P.
45/hour

Tutor of English, Philosophy, Humanities and Social Sciences

I was an assistant coach on my neighborhood swim team for several years at the end of high school and beginning of college. I worked primarily with the youngest age group on the team, my main responsibility being teaching beginners how to... See Meggan's full profile

45/hour
4.9 (95)
7 hours tutoring Swimming out of 340 hours
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I was an assistant coach on my neighborhood swim team for several years at the end of high school and beginning of college. I worked primarily with the youngest age group on the team, my main responsibility being teaching beginners how to... See Meggan's full profile

Ethan G. Columbus, OH, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ethan G.
45/hour

Experienced Tutor Specializing in Math and Science!

Hello! I'm Ethan, and I am currently pursuing a BS Biochemistry degree at the honors college at Ohio State University with a minor in Business and Spanish. During my high school career, I received membership to the National Honor Society and... See Ethan's full profile

45/hour
5.0 (66)
237 hours tutoring
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Hello! I'm Ethan, and I am currently pursuing a BS Biochemistry degree at the honors college at Ohio State University with a minor in Business and Spanish. During my high school career, I received membership to the National Honor Society and... See Ethan's full profile

Nathan D. Bowling Green, KY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Nathan D.
50/hour

Math and Science Nate

I have known how to swim since I was young. Let me help you master the basics of swimming. I have been on a swim club and taken a swimming class. I know how to perform multiple swimming routines. Doggy paddle,... See Nathan's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (13)
52 hours tutoring
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I have known how to swim since I was young. Let me help you master the basics of swimming. I have been on a swim club and taken a swimming class. I know how to perform multiple swimming routines. Doggy paddle,... See Nathan's full profile

Iris J. Los Angeles, CA, available for online tutoring
Iris J.
50/hour

College Varsity Swimmer

I was a competitive swimmer for 14 years and swam varsity in college. I have taught many swim lessons to athletes of all ages. I was a part of a volunteer group that gave low-cost swim lessons to community members in college. See Iris's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (15)
1 hours tutoring Swimming out of 59 hours
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I was a competitive swimmer for 14 years and swam varsity in college. I have taught many swim lessons to athletes of all ages. I was a part of a volunteer group that gave low-cost swim lessons to community members in college. See Iris's full profile

Colleen L. Nashville, TN, available for online & in-person tutoring
Colleen L.
50/hour

Professor for Advanced Writing & Research

Swimming contains the ability to move, in an organized fashion, from one point in the water to another. The organized fashion is usually via a common swimming stroke such as freestyle, backward, breast or butterfly.... See Colleen's full profile

50/hour
4.9 (347)
929 hours tutoring
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Swimming contains the ability to move, in an organized fashion, from one point in the water to another. The organized fashion is usually via a common swimming stroke such as freestyle, backward, breast or butterfly.... See Colleen's full profile

Ashley P. Ann Arbor, MI, available for online & in-person tutoring
Ashley P.
50/hour

CSCAA All-American NCAA Varsity Swimmer with 14 Yrs of Experience

Ashley began swimming competitively at age 6. In high school, she swam for a summer swim team, high school team, and club team. She led her high school swim team to win the Conference Championships for 4 straight years, and... See Ashley's full profile

50/hour
5.0 (131)
381 hours tutoring
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Ashley began swimming competitively at age 6. In high school, she swam for a summer swim team, high school team, and club team. She led her high school swim team to win the Conference Championships for 4 straight years, and... See Ashley's full profile

Victoria B. Austin, TX, available for online & in-person tutoring
Victoria B.
55/hour

YMCA Swim Instructor

I spent 2 years as a swim instructor for the YMCA. I also was on a swim team as a child. I am intimately familiar with all the swim stokes and their mechanics and seasoned at teaching them. See Victoria's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (197)
414 hours tutoring
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I spent 2 years as a swim instructor for the YMCA. I also was on a swim team as a child. I am intimately familiar with all the swim stokes and their mechanics and seasoned at teaching them. See Victoria's full profile

Megan J. Las Vegas, NV, available for online & in-person tutoring
Megan J.
55/hour

Graphic Designer with Advertising/marketing specialty

I swam varsity for Eastern Michigan University in college, and I still currently swim with a competitive Masters adult swim team in Las Vegas. I won the title "National Champion in women's 30-34 yr. age group 200m fly"... See Megan's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (9)
19 hours tutoring
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I swam varsity for Eastern Michigan University in college, and I still currently swim with a competitive Masters adult swim team in Las Vegas. I won the title "National Champion in women's 30-34 yr. age group 200m fly"... See Megan's full profile

Peter Q. Porter, TX, available for online & in-person tutoring
Peter Q.
55/hour

Swammer

I swam on the Varsity Swim Team during high school and during my time at Washington University. I specialize in short course sprint freestyle and backstroke events. I can help with technique pointers in all strokes however. See Peter's full profile

55/hour
4.4 (7)
33 hours tutoring
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I swam on the Varsity Swim Team during high school and during my time at Washington University. I specialize in short course sprint freestyle and backstroke events. I can help with technique pointers in all strokes however. See Peter's full profile

Caleb V. Salt Lake City, UT, available for online & in-person tutoring
Caleb V.
55/hour

Former Collegiate Swimmer

I swam my entire life through college at the University of Puget Sound, and have a strong background in anatomy, physiology, and biomechanics which helps my swimming. I coached swimming at a summer league for ages 8-18, as well as... See Caleb's full profile

55/hour
5.0 (22)
166 hours tutoring
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I swam my entire life through college at the University of Puget Sound, and have a strong background in anatomy, physiology, and biomechanics which helps my swimming. I coached swimming at a summer league for ages 8-18, as well as... See Caleb's full profile

Kathryn B. Portland, OR, available for online & in-person tutoring
Kathryn B.
60/hour

Swim Instructor

I swam competitively for 9 years. I’ve taught swim lessons to swimmers of a variety of different levels. I love to be in the water and gradually increase kids confidence in the water and swimming stamina. I’m happy to work with... See Kathryn's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (79)
238 hours tutoring
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I swam competitively for 9 years. I’ve taught swim lessons to swimmers of a variety of different levels. I love to be in the water and gradually increase kids confidence in the water and swimming stamina. I’m happy to work with... See Kathryn's full profile

Francesca S. Chesapeake, VA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Francesca S.
60/hour

Swimming

I started swimming on a swim team at the age of four, and I did club swimming until I was fifteen. I also taught swim lessons from the time I was 14 until I turned 26. See Francesca's full profile

60/hour
5.0 (7)
13 hours tutoring
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I started swimming on a swim team at the age of four, and I did club swimming until I was fifteen. I also taught swim lessons from the time I was 14 until I turned 26. See Francesca's full profile

Sean B. Boiling Springs, PA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Sean B.
60/hour

I am a PA Certified teacher in Physics, Mathematics, and Science

I have been actively teaching and coaching swimming for 35 years - since I got my Water Safety Instructor certificate when I was 16. I've coached club through high school varsity level swimming. I swam at the University of... See Sean's full profile

60/hour
4.9 (289)
680 hours tutoring
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I have been actively teaching and coaching swimming for 35 years - since I got my Water Safety Instructor certificate when I was 16. I've coached club through high school varsity level swimming. I swam at the University of... See Sean's full profile

Emma L. Austin, TX, available for online & in-person tutoring
Emma L.
65/hour

Former swim team captain and certified advanced scuba diver

I grew up swimming on the swim team (my events were mainly medley's, breast, and freestyle) and became my high school's team captain. I also am a certified advanced open water scuba diver. See Emma's full profile

65/hour
5.0 (24)
106 hours tutoring
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I grew up swimming on the swim team (my events were mainly medley's, breast, and freestyle) and became my high school's team captain. I also am a certified advanced open water scuba diver. See Emma's full profile

Christian P. Colorado Springs, CO, available for online & in-person tutoring
Christian P.
75/hour

Former Competitive Swimmer

From the age of 5 to 20, I trained and competed on city, high school, and college swim teams. I have experience teaching others to swim (both children and adults) and enjoy the opportunity to help other people feel safe in pools and... See Christian's full profile

75/hour
5.0 (57)
175 hours tutoring
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From the age of 5 to 20, I trained and competed on city, high school, and college swim teams. I have experience teaching others to swim (both children and adults) and enjoy the opportunity to help other people feel safe in pools and... See Christian's full profile

Christina S. Hurricane, UT, available for online & in-person tutoring
Christina S.
79/hour

Math/Science - Empowered Success

.... In several engineering jobs, I also served as a technical instructor/mentor/coach/presenter. Experienced 28 years as a swim, lifeguard, water aerobics instructor. Tutored hundreds of students, preschool through college level, privately, in classrooms... See Christina's full profile

79/hour
5.0 (75)
493 hours tutoring
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.... In several engineering jobs, I also served as a technical instructor/mentor/coach/presenter. Experienced 28 years as a swim, lifeguard, water aerobics instructor. Tutored hundreds of students, preschool through college level, privately, in classrooms... See Christina's full profile

Andrew V. Hastings On Hudson, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Andrew V.
80/hour

HS Teacher -- Specializing in Math, SAT/ACT, and College Coaching

I have been a confident comfortable swimmer since a very young age. I was on the varsity swim team in high school and I have been a certified lifeguard for 4 years. I have a comprehensive knowledge which includes, but is not limited to,... See Andrew's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (11)
45 hours tutoring
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I have been a confident comfortable swimmer since a very young age. I was on the varsity swim team in high school and I have been a certified lifeguard for 4 years. I have a comprehensive knowledge which includes, but is not limited to,... See Andrew's full profile

Simon B. New York, NY, available for online & in-person tutoring
Simon B.
80/hour

3 Years Experience as a Swim Lesson Instructor

I was on the swim team for 12 years, and a varsity swimmer all four years of high school. Much of my time spent on the team involved helping out the younger swimmers. Additionally, I also worked as a swim lesson instructor for three... See Simon's full profile

80/hour
5.0 (10)
13 hours tutoring
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I was on the swim team for 12 years, and a varsity swimmer all four years of high school. Much of my time spent on the team involved helping out the younger swimmers. Additionally, I also worked as a swim lesson instructor for three... See Simon's full profile

Patrick A. Beverly Hills, CA, available for online & in-person tutoring
Patrick A.
100/hour

Math, Writing and Econ Specialist, 10+ Years Tutor, Middle - MBA

Credentials I was a 6 year swimming varsity team member. I was a two time 2A State Swimming Champion Team Member (2006, 2007), and member of the 2006 State Champion 200 Medley Relay. I've been named part of the All Dade First... See Patrick's full profile

100/hour
4.9 (340)
5 hours tutoring Swimming out of 1,347 hours
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Credentials I was a 6 year swimming varsity team member. I was a two time 2A State Swimming Champion Team Member (2006, 2007), and member of the 2006 State Champion 200 Medley Relay. I've been named part of the All Dade First... See Patrick's full profile

Keith H. Denver, CO, available for online & in-person tutoring
Keith H.
179/hour

Former competitive swimmer and coach

Previously swam competitively in high school and college. Coached swimming as well from ages 2 up through adult. Prior lifeguard and water safety instructor. Certified to teach these as well. Father was also a high school swim... See Keith's full profile

179/hour
4.7 (19)
59 hours tutoring
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Previously swam competitively in high school and college. Coached swimming as well from ages 2 up through adult. Prior lifeguard and water safety instructor. Certified to teach these as well. Father was also a high school swim... See Keith's full profile

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 Question

How would you define Swimming in your own words?
Swimming is an amazing thing. You will benefit from it a lot. It will become a necessary and indivisible part of your life forever.
Swimming is an amazing thing. You will benefit from it a lot. It will become a necessary and indivisible part of your life forever.
Yi L.

Yi L. answered • 03/20/18

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 Question

How would you define Swimming in your own words?
Swimming is the experience of movement inside an atmosphere that is slower but more magical than air. Water creates resistance that requires more effort to move within. But this also allows us to essentially float or fly (swim).
Swimming is the experience of movement inside an atmosphere that is slower but more magical than air. Water creates resistance that requires more... read more
Answered • 08/25/18

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How would you define Swimming in your own words?
Swimming is a self preserving skill combined with a rhythmic connection to water. Water being 1 of 2 life of sustaining objects, the other being air, swimming provides a life balance between critical and crucial aspects of life.
Swimming is a self preserving skill combined with a rhythmic connection to water. Water being 1 of 2 life of sustaining objects, the other being... read more
Troy M.

Troy M. answered • 03/19/18

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