Meet the Team

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Meet the Team 2020-04-21T15:06:15+00:00

Austin Aquatics and Sports Academy has assembled a world-class team of experts that share our mission, goals, and vision to see each person reach their potential.  Our goal is to bring in accomplished, well-educated, enthusiastic, and committed coaches.

JENN REINHART

DIRECTOR OF TRIATHLON

Jennifer Reinhart grew up near Cincinnati, Ohio and went on to swim for Purdue University. While at Purdue, she graduated with a degree in Chemical Engineering and grew to love coaching age group swimmers! Jen worked as a chemical engineer for 12 years then chose to stay home with her 3 young children; this allowed Jen to begin coaching swimmers and triathletes. Jenn has over 35 years triathlon and Masters swimming experience, and 15+ years coaching experience. Jenn is a 12 x USA Triathlon/Aquathlon All-American, 4 x Ironman All World Athlete, (with a 1st ranking in 2015 for the F55-59 age group,) and 7 x Kona Ironman World Championships finisher. Jen applies her passion and enthusiasm for triathlon to coaching, allowing athletes to progress their fitness and love of the sport!

NATE CHESSEY

HEAD MASTERS COACH/
AGE GROUP SWIM COACH

Nate Chessey graduated with an MS in Sport Performance and a BA with a concentration in Sports Nutrition and has been involved with competitive swimming for the past 17 years. While attending Graduate School at Springfield College, he coached both the college team and local club team. His last six years has been spent in San Diego as an age group coach with a team of over 700+ swimmers. In addition to the continued tradition of excellence in the water, he’s presented research projects and established network connections with the top performing programs in the US.

HAYLEY KRZECZOWSKI

STRENGTH & CONDITIONING COACH

Hayley earned her Bachelors of Science in Exercise Science from Iowa State University where she was also a four-year member of the Iowa State Women’s swim team. While at Iowa State, Hayley earned NSCA All-American honors in strength and conditioning. Before coming to AASA, Hayley served as a sports performance coach in Park City, Utah working with a wide variety of athletes ranging from youth, to Paralympic, to professional. While in Utah, she also assisted in coaching the Park City High School swim team to a Utah State Championship. Hayley’s athletic training knowledge and swimming background led her to Austin where she is excited to enhance our strength and dryland programs.

CHRIS COGHILL

MASTERS COACH/
AGE GROUP SWIM COACH

Chris Coghill was the Head Assistant Coach at Machine Aquatics, a 900 swimmer-multi-site team around the Washington DC area, and was instrumental in the establishment of their new site at the University of Maryland. Prior to his time with Machine Aquatics, Chris swam for St. Mary’s College of Maryland where he was team captain his last two years. Chris reached the podium at the Capital Athletic Conference meet 3 times, and was a regular scoring member of the team. Chris has long been serious about his passion for swimming, and is excited to help others find that enjoyment and satisfaction.

MATT BYRD

MASTERS COACH / AGE GROUP SWIM COACH
Matt graduated with his Masters Degree in Sports Management from Georgetown earlier this summer while working in DC. Prior to Georgetown he swam at the University of North Carolina Wilmington where he was a captain his senior year. He played a vital role in leading a campaign to save the team from being cut from the athletic department prior to his Senior year. After UNCW he came back to the DC area and coached a year at Machine Aquatics with Coach Chris and then two years at Nations Capital Swim Club. He has primarily worked with 11-14 year olds, but has experience assisting at all levels of the sport. Matt’s an avid triathlete, loves open water swimming and is huge Baltimore sports fan.

ADRIAN DAMASCO

MASTERS COACH/
AGE GROUP SWIM COACH

Adrian is an experienced USA Swimming coach producing multiple junior national qualifiers at different programs throughout his career. Adrian has vast experience building programs from the ground level to prominent organizations. Previous to accepting his position with Austin Swim Club, he served as Los Angeles Swim Club’s Associate Head Coach/Head Age Group Coach for the past three years. During his tenure, the age group and senior programs thrived under his guidance – coaching numerous athletes to Junior Olympic Titles, USA Swimming national top 10 times, Far Western Champions, Sectional/Junior National/Olympic Trials qualifiers. Outside of the pool, he has been named to numerous USA Swimming National Select Camp staffs, LSC Zone Team and All-Star Squads. Coach Adrian’s philosophy is to prepare each swimmer for the next level, keeping the sport fun and continue to instill ASC’s core values.

Contact Info

5513 Southwest Parkway
Austin, TX 78735

Phone: 512-276-2324

Web: www.aasa-atx.com