Coaches

 

Coach Anna Anna Abakumova Head Coach
Level 2 USA Swimming. Coach Anna has been coaching since 1998. During that time, she has prepared two swimmers for the Uzbekistan National Swimming Team, as well as improving the swimming skills of many junior members of the Uzbekistan National Swimming Team. We are proud to have her coaching the Clifton Seahawks.  Her background includes:2008-2010 – Age Group Coach, Clifton Seahawks.
1998-2007 – Coach at State Olympic Reserve Swimming School, Tashkent Uzbekistan: prepared two members for the Uzbekistan National Swimming Team
Coach Chris Chris Hyde Level 2 USA Swimming Coach Chris is a graduate of Seton Hall University, where he swam for their NCAA Division 1 team. He was also captain of the Clifton High School swim team, where he set several school records. Before that, he was a member of the Montclair Dolphins swim team. Besides coaching, Chris maintains the Seahawks website.
Coach Rina Rina Witrow Level 2 USA Swimming Coach Rina joined the Seahawks in 2001 after completing her own swimming career. Rina works primarily with the youngest Seahawks and is a strong believer in developing proper stroke technique from an early age. Many older Seahawks participate in Rina’s Lifeguarding and CPR programs.

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