Brian is an ASCA Level 2 certified swim coach, a USAT Level 2 Para
Triathlon & Ironman Certified Triathlon Coach, and a Surge Strength Dryland
Certified [SSDC] coach who has been swimming and coaching with Excel for
decades, and holds CPR, AED, Standard First Aid & Safety certifications.

Brian is an avid swimmer and age group triathlete who has completed over 150
(and counting!) pool and open water swim events, participated in the Leukemia &
Lymphoma Society's Team-In-Training program, done century rides, run 5K, 10K
15K, half and full marathons, and sprint, Olympic & half iron distance triathlons.

Brian is an invaluable teacher and leader at our open water clinics and triathlon
training sessions with extensive expertise in cycling skills, bike technology & open
water swimming. As an Excel swim coach, Brian works primarily with our beginner
and intermediate athletes, teaching and fine-tuning important technique basics to
enable swimmers to progress to a higher, more efficient level of proficiency.

Brian is a retired air traffic controller, married to his
lovely wife Gaby, and proud father of Brian II and Natalka.