Blue Wave Aquatics provides opportunities for adults to achieve success and build confidence in swimming at all skill levels through a variety of programs


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Cheryl Johnson

October 2019
I started swimming with Blue Wave Aquatics in the spring of 2014 in the beginner Adult Learn to swim classes. I quickly advanced to the tri-time classes after a few weeks. After many weeks of . . . .continue reading

Linda N

April 2016

Learning to swim as an adult has been an adventure.

Most people learn as a child but because I grew up in a Southeastern Alaska town that did not have a swimming pool at the time.  There . . . .continue reading

Brook Brayman

July 2011

Even after twenty years of competitive swimming, and ten years as a coach, I have learned new technical strategies from Wendy and have posted a few lifetime bests. Wendy's sets have a lot of . . . .continue reading


June 2011

I used to struggle through my solo swim workouts, fending off monotony and repeatedly checking the clock to see how much more time I had left of 'staring at the black line' . . .  now that I swim with Blue Wave Aquatics I look forward to jumping in the pool or lake.Workout time flies by and I work harder.

I have learned so much from the fantastic coaches and met some nice folks too.

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June 2011

Swimming was not exactly my thing; when I took my first lesson I wouldn't put my face in the water and I wouldn't get in the water unless I knew I could touch the bottom.

Today I swim 3 times per week and have entered in 2 swim meets; improving each meet. Thanks to Wendy, Rachel and Jen I now am confident in the water and LOVE swimming with Blue Wave Aquatics.

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February 2011

I am fifty-six years old. I’ve been in and around water my whole life, but never learned how to swim even though I always wished I were a good swimmer. I was never comfortable in water over . . . .continue reading


March 2010

I am a 70 yr old man who is learning how to swim correctly for the first time! I participated in 2 triathlons last summer with a very poor swim performance.

I started with Tri Time . . . .continue reading


July 2009

Wendy is a swimmer's and triathlete's blessing! I worked with her in 2006 for four months and she helped me dropped over 2 minutes off my 1500 meter time, getting me down to a 20:37. I moved to . . . .continue reading


January 2009

I started swimming with Wendy in 2008 because I was planning to participate in my first triathon, and needed some coaching for the swim leg. I was a rudimentary swimmer, but could not swim . . . .continue reading


December 2008

This was a wonderful class no matter what stage of swimming you are in!!

I swam a triathalon and found out I had no skill this class makes me excited and more confident for next . . . .continue reading


November 2008

I lead an active lifestyle; swimming, biking, hiking and many other activities. Tri Time classes let me focus on what I want to improve. Wendy and Jen offer specialized classes that seem to fit what needs improvement in my swimming. I have taken several classes and always appreciate the time they take with each swimmer.

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