The YMCA of Greenwich is pleased to announce that Aaron Montgomery will serve as the new Head Coach of the Marlins Swim Team. Montgomery previously served as Badger Swim Club’s Senior Team Assistant Coach and brings a wealth of coaching experience.
“Aaron has a passion for inspiring swimmers, building great character in youth as well as producing a cohesive and inspired team of swimmers and coaching staff,” said Bob DeAngelo, YMCA CEO. “We are confident that his high standards for swimming and leadership will be a great asset to our children and families, strengthening our Marlins swim program.”
Montgomery began his coaching career at the Flushing YMCA, enjoying great success as both an age group and senior level coach with seven state championship titles. In 2007, he became the Badger Swim Club’s senior team assistant coach. Over the last 10 years, he has worked with dozens of Olympic Trial, National and Junior National Team qualifiers, gathering international competition experience working with some of the best swimmers and coaches in the world.
Montgomery completed his BA in English and MA in Education and is currently a Mathematics teacher at The Brunswick School in Greenwich, where he also coaches the Brunswick Bruins Swim Team.
The YMCA of Greenwich has been serving the Greenwich community since 1916. Today, it is the largest community-based organization in Greenwich with more than 5,000 members dedicated to healthy living, youth development and social responsibility through athletics and life-long learning programs in order to nurture the potential of all in our community. To learn more about the YMCA of Greenwich, membership and its numerous wellness programs, visit: www.greenwichymca.org.