Bob Hayes -Head Coach & Director

Bob has been the owner and Head Camp Coach since 2000.  He was the Head Age Group Coach of the Toronto Swim Club for 13 years and is currently an elementary school teacher at Kingsway college school.  As a swimmer Bob was a National and World Cup medalist. He currently competes as an Ironman Triathlon athlete. As a coach, Bob has produced 10 national and 14 provincial age group records. Most recently Bob's former swimmer Penny Oleksiak won 4 medals at the Rio Olympics including gold.  Bob provides a positive and dynamic environment which motivates his athletes to achieve their potential. His passion for this sport is contagious.

Victor Delac, Head Development Coach

Victor was the Head Development coach or the Toronto Swim Club from 1995-2015. He has been leading the Toronto Summer Swim Camp development program since 2005. He is a an elementary school teacher and past Ryerson University Swimming Head Coach.  Victor sets a positive and high energy learning environment which motivates his athletes to develop great swimming efficiency and a love for this sport. In addition to his coaching role Victor mentors most of the incoming coaches as they start their coaching career. 

Emily Russell,Age Group Coach

Emily is a currently a member of the University of Toronto Varsity Swim Team and a coach at the Toronto Swim Club.  Emily coaches the 11-15 year old swimmers  with enthusiasm and technical expertise. She is a wonderful teacher and all the kids love her.

Andrew Macdonald, Masters and University Coach

Andrew has been the Swim Toronto Masters coach for the last 7 years. He also spent 15 years as a senior group coach at the Toronto Swim Club. He has an an expert knowledge of our sport and has always been a favourite among his swimmers. 

Andrea St. Jules, Age Group Coach

Andrea coaches for the Granite Gators throughout the regular swim season.  As a swimmer she represented the Toronto Swim club   setting multiple national records while competing. Since joining the Toronto Summer Swim Camp staff Andrea has fostered a love for swimming among our  young swimmers ages 10-14 years old. 

Jessica Lusthaus, Development Coach

Jessica's love for swimming is contagious. Throughout the regular swimming season she coaches for the Toronto Swim Club and is entering her third year as development coach at the Toronto Summer Swim Camp.   Jessica is currently a masters swimmer at the University of Toronto. 

Cino Ling, Development Coach

Cino just finished her 5th year of swimming with the University of Toronto Varsity Blues and was co-captain of the team this last year. Throughout her years of swimming she has competed at various national championships and has helped the Blues to podium finishes at CIS/USports champs. She loves working with kids and has motivated our campers to 

Our Coaching Staff