USA Swimming has named the official group of assistant coaches that will accompany the 2018 Pan Pacific Championship team and head coaches Ray Looze and Arthur Albiero to Tokyo in August.
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Looze and Albiero were announced as the head coaching team in April. Looze was a 2016 Olympic and 2017 Worlds assistant coach, as well 2015 WUGs and 2014 Short Course World head coach. This is Albiero’s biggest U.S. appointment yet after serving as the head coach for the 2016 World Short Course Championships and an assistant for the 2017 World Championships.
A source told SwimSwam Wednesday that former Mission Viejo Nadadores head coach Bill Rose and University of Virginia associate head coach Tyler Fenwick would serve as the open water team head and assistant coaches, respectively.
The following coaches, listed with their non-Team USA affiliations, will make the trip:
- Arthur Albiero, Louisville head coach
- Ray Looze, Indiana head coach
- Chase Kreitler, Cal men’s assistant coach
- Wyatt Collins, Texas men’s assistant coach
- Teri McKeever, Cal women’s head coach
- Mike Parratto, Riptide Swim Team head coach
- Gregg Troy, Gator Swim Club post-grad coach
- Stefanie Williams Moreno, Georgia associate head coach
- Bill Rose (Open water head coach), recently-retired Mission Viejo Nadadores head coach
- Tyler Fenwick (Open water assistant coach), Virginia associate head coach
View the full Pan Pacs roster announcement in the video below: