Aquatics at LFC
Welcome our new
Tim Richardson comes to the Lake Forest Club with over 35 years of experience in managing swimming programs. He grew up swimming in a country club setting and later went on to be an All-American collegiate swimmer at Western Illinois University. His desire to coach swimming led him to a career as a high school physical education teacher. He recently retired from teaching at Evanston Township High School and has been doing so for the past 30. This past fall he took on the Management of the new Highland Park High Schools new Aquatic’s complex where he also teaches the swimming classes. He spent 22 years coaching high school swim teams and was fortunate to coach several state champions and All Americans along the way. In addition, he currently coaches for Highland Park Aquatics age group swim team.
There is simply no better place for your children to become strong if not outstanding swimmers and divers. Ages 5—15 welcome
Private and group lessons are offered for all levels Pre-Beginners through Pre-Competitive.
|Pre Beginner||Submerge underwater, float unassisted on back and front, swim for short distances|
|Beginner||Learn freestyle with rhythmic breathing, backstroke, swim unassisted in deep water|
|Intermediate||Learn breaststroke, refine freestyle and backstroke, improve swim distances|
|Pre Competitive||Able to swim all strokes at prior levels, build endurance, advance stroke technique|