Bob had over a 51-year teaching tenure, beginning as a Membership Coach within the Peoria and Carbondale areas of Illinois. He not solely coached at Southern Illinois College, however he additionally acquired his undergraduate diploma, and likewise acquired his Grasp’s levels from the Faculty of Schooling and Human Providers from there.
Bob’s faculty teaching profession is as follows:
- 1970-1973 – Swim Coach, Northwestern College
- 1973-1984 – Head Swim Coach, Southern Illinois College
- 1984-1995 – Director of Athlete/Coach Improvement, United States Swimming
- 1997-2004 – Head Swim Coach, California State College-Bakersfield
- 2004-2010 – Grasp Coach/Advisor – USA Swimming
As a retired member of the USA-Swimming Grasp Coach/Consulting Program, he has coached in any respect ranges with 17 swimmers World Ranked in 37 occasions, two American Document Holders, 5 NCAA ll Group Championships, seven NCAA II Document Holders, 9 NCAA I High 20 finishes and 6 Nationwide Unbiased Championship groups.
He has performed 120 USA-S Group Excellence Camps for groups with a world ranked underclass swimmer and effective teaching workers, together with over 50 of his Successful Spirit Racing Camps. He has introduced to over 30,000 coaches at ASCA, FINA, LSC and H.S. Coaches Associations.
We wish everybody to return and assist have a good time Bob’s Induction into the ISCA Corridor of Fame.
Particular Notice, apart from his Video games Gimmicks Challenges, he additionally was generally known as the enjoyable coach who distracted ache. However since his retirement, he has additionally turn out to be a really gifted artist.