Meet The Flyers Coaching Team
Laura joined Worcester Fitness in the spring of 2018. She provides both group and private high-level instruction and is an integral part of the Worcester Fitness Swim Academy teaching team.
She is a skilled, warm, and welcoming instructor and has experience working with swimmers of all ages. She too is a member of the American Swim Coaches Association.
Laura holds several coaching certifications and has completed courses in the philosophy of competitive swimming, rules and regulation of competition, Water Safety Instruction (teaching swimming skills and safe swimming practices), athlete protection, and concussion protocol training. She is also certified through the American Red Cross as a Lifeguard with training in First aid, CPR and AED. Laura grew up in New York and started swimming at age 11. She swam through high school and college at Boston University.
As a current Masters competitor, Laura has first hand experience in stroke mechanics and all aspects of competitive training. In August of 2014 she was a member of the World Record breaking relay team in Montreal swimming the butterfly leg. This was the highlight of her swimming career.
She is excited to share her competitive expertise with the Flyers.