Swim School Staff – Brokaw @ 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.


San Jose

Cynthia began swimming at the age of thirteen and one of her favorite strokes is Freestyle. What she enjoys most about teaching swimming lessons is seeing her students grow in their skills and in their love for swimming. Cynthia attends San Jose City College where she is studying Sociology. When she is not swimming she enjoys hanging out with her friends.

Bilingual: Spanish


San Jose

Gabriella learned how to swim at a young age and her favorite stroke is Breaststroke. She gained experience working with children through assisting autistic students as a behavioral aide. Her favorite thing about teaching swimming lesson is seeing her students’ progress each session. Gabriella is currently studying Social Work at San Jose City College. When she is not in the pool, you can catch her hiking the local trails!



Ozmar began swimming at the age of twelve and has been swimming ever since. He swam competitively throughout high school and one of his favorite strokes is Freestyle, his favorite event is the 200m Freestyle. Once he was out of high school, he continued to follow his passion for swimming and became a swim instructor for the YMCA. He had the chance to work with children and adults and help them overcome their fear of the water. His favorite part about teaching swimming lessons is being able to teach his students  an important life skill while making sure they are still having fun. He is currently attending Evergreen Valley College where he is focusing on Nursing. When he is not swimming he enjoys painting and playing video games.