Jack Simon: Hall of Fame honors at ISCA SWIM COACHES SUMMIT | Blog at SwimISCA.org


Jack Simon spent 5 a long time as a head coach within the USA and a number of different nations together with Mexico, Puerto Rico, China, Japan, Malaysia, Singapore, and Thailand. He has had the singular distinction of getting a complete of 75 of his athletes attaining “High 25 world rankings”, breaking three world information, and competed in quite a few Olympic Video games. Jack positioned two completely different groups to High 3 within the U.S. Nationwide Championships, earned three U.S. Junior Nationwide crew titles, and received quite a few U.S. Nationwide Championships on the senior, junior, and age group ranges. Coach Jack Simon served as a Head Coach for 46 years from 1959-2005.


He has served three phrases on the Board of Administrators of USA Swimming, led the American Swimming Coaches Affiliation as President and Vice President, and stays a Director of the Swim America program. Coach Simon has served on each main USA Swimming Committee.


Jack has authored over 20 articles in technical publications. Most not too long ago offered on the first FINA World Coaches Clinic in Singapore (2009). Previous to his profession as a coach, Simon served in the US Marine Corps from 1957-1960. Coach Simon has labored as a marketing consultant to the Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia and Mexico and labored in over 20 nations as a clinician.


High Swimmers


  • Paul Hartloff – 1976 Olympic Group
  • Bruce Stahl – World File holder within the 50 free in 1980
  • Anne Tweedy – Nationwide Champion 1978-1979 and American File holder
  • Patty Gavin – 1982-1983 Nationwide Champion
  • Libby Kinkead – 1981-1983 Nationwide Champion
  • Joe Hudepohl – 1992 & 1996 Olympic Group



We’re so honored to have Jack Simon as an inductee within the class of 2021 ISCA Corridor of Fame.



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