Head Coach Wanted
Tarheel Aqua Racers (TAR) is conducting a national search for a qualified
individual to take over the position of head coach and coach of our
National Training Group. Coach David Bottom, who has held this position
for the past three years, will be leaving at the end of long course season
to pursue interests outside of swimming. We are seeking to fill this
position effective September 1, 1996.
TAR has 167 swimmers, 68 in the senior programs and 99 in age group
programs. Many of our swimmers compete on a regional and national level.
In March, the TAR team sent the largest ever local delegation of swimmers
(9) to Jr. Nationals. We currently have one Senior National swimmer, with
the potential for several more in the near future. TAR1s age group
program, headed by three time North Carolina age group coach of the year
Billy Thorne is presently the state champion, providing a pipeline of
achievers into the senior programs.
TAR is located in Raleigh, NC which is the state capital. Raleigh is the
home of NC State University, with Duke University and the University of
North Carolina nearby. A beautiful city, Raleigh was recently named the
number one place to live in America by Money Magazine and the best city
for starting a new business by Fortune Magazine.
TAR is looking for a leader, role model and accomplished coach for our
program and will provide an attractive salary and benefits package to the
successful candidate. Coaches with Jr. and/or Sr. National experience
please send your resume immediately for consideration to:
Coach Search Committee Chair
Tarheel Aqua Racers, Inc.
P.O. Box 97804
Raleigh, NC 27624
or fax to: 919 847-8647