Swim School Staff – Sunnyvale @ City Sports Club

Swim School Staff


We realize the quality of our programs depends on the quality of our instructors. For this reason, our instructors are chosen based on their qualifications, communication skills, patience, and love for children. Our structured training program ensures that each student receives the finest hands-on instruction available. Regardless of their age or skill level, students will discover that continuous interaction with our warm and caring instructors develops trust and stability both in and out of the water. We are pleased to give our swimmers a qualified team of experienced, mature professionals who are devoted to making a positive impact on their students.

Angel
Angel
San Jose
Angel began swimming at the age of five when one of his family members began to teach him how to swim. One of his favorite strokes is Breaststroke. He has gained most of his experience working with children ages two through seventeen babysitting his younger siblings and working at Sky High Sports where he was in charge of keeping all the children safe and make sure they were having fun. His favorite part of teaching is being able to see the joy it brings not only the child but the parents each time their child learns something new. Some of Angel’s hobbies include playing soccer and skateboarding.

Additional Skills: Bilingual in Spanish

Ariana
Ariana
San Jose
Ariana taught herself how to swim at age 9 and eventually competed on a swim team for 3 years where she won a Swimmer of the Season award! Her favorite event is the 200 Freestyle. Ariana gained experience working with children of all ages through her younger family members as she often is the go-to babysitter, and while volunteering at her younger sister’s elementary school. She is passionate about teaching her students a valuable life skill! In her free time you can find Ariana swimming, hiking, and reading. A fun fact about Ariana is she won a Google scholarship for Entrepreneurship!

Additional Skills: Bilingual in Spanish

Christian
Christian
Cupertino
Christian learned how to swim at the age of seven and has loved being in the water ever since. He gained experience working with children as a daycare supervisor and a swim instructor for kids of all ages. Christian’s favorite thing about teaching swimming lessons is helping boost a child’s confidence! He is studying Liberal Arts at West Valley College. A fun fact about Christian is that he loves to write music!

Claudia
Claudia
San Jose
Claudia learned how to swim at a young age and her favorite stroke is freestyle. She swam competitively in high school and took additional swimming courses in college. She gained experience working with children through babysitting. Her favorite thing about teaching swimming lessons is seeing the excitement on her students’ faces as they learn a new life skill. Claudia is currently studying Business at De Anza College. A fun fact about Claudia is that she loves animals and it is her mission to visit as many zoos as possible.

Additional Skills: Bilingual in Spanish

Leo
Leo
San Jose
Leo gained experience working with children as a camp counselor and while in high school, where he would volunteer to run games and activities for children to enjoy in an organized and fun environment. Leo is also active in the water as he spends much of his time in the ocean and enjoys swimming laps for exercise. His favorite stroke is the backstroke. Leo loves to make his students laugh and have a great time. His favorite aspect of teaching swimming lessons is seeing the excitement on his students faces when they reach a goal. He currently studies Kinesiology at San Jose City College. Leo’s favorite movie is Finding Nemo and in his free time he loves to read and play fantasy football!

Additional Skills: Bilingual in Spanish

Saj
Saj
Cupertino
Saj learned how to swim when he was six years old. He caught on very quickly and continued swimming in high school. He competed in triathlons, and half-marathons as a swimmer and runner. He won first place in the Morro Bay Triathlon Relay and Gold Finisher in the Berkley Half-Marathon. Saj has experience working with children as a swim instructor and a mathematics tutor. He enjoys building connections with his students and helping them grow and develop their skills in the water! Saj is studying Business Administration at Foothill College. Some of his hobbies include playing basketball, swimming, and soccer.

Additional Skills: Trilingual in Punjabi and Hindi