Other stories by Kendra Kozen

  • Beyond Leisure 

    Here’s a look at how you can use typical elements of a leisure pool to bring health and wellness to your facility.

  • 5 Ways to Pump Up Your Programming

    So you’ve decided you’re ready to offer health and programming at your leisure facility. Next you need practical ideas to get you there. Here are five operator-tested strategies to pump things up — for you and your facility.

  • Larissa Rodriguez

    Larissa Rodriguez only learned to swim last year at age 40, and now she’s making waves across the aquatics industry

  • Terri Smith

    Through her work as an aquatic designer and president-elect of the Association of Aquatic Professionals, Terri Smith is bringing her extensive professional aquatics background to a national audience

  • Jennifer White

    For Jennifer White, swimming is all in the family. As a child, she was introduced to competitive swimming through a cousin who was an elite swimmer on the national level

  • Nick Neuman

    You could say Nick Neuman was born to be an aquatics industry leader

  • John Oliver

    In some ways, John Oliver could be considered the first aquatics “YouTube star.” He started as an intern at West Bend Mutual Insurance in 2008 with just a love of swimming and some knowledge of insurance/risk management

  • Mary Reilly-Magee

    Mary Reilly-Magee’s mother could not swim, but she was adamant that her children would become proficient

  • Adam Katchmarchi

    It wasn’t that long ago that Adam Katchmarchi was just a water baby who spent his summers dreaming about the day he would be old enough to be a lifeguard

  • Teri McKeever

    When Teri McKeever accepted her first swim coach position in 1984, she probably never imagined she would make history