Coaches

Coach Fred Lewis
Fred Lewis is the head coach of St.Petersburg Aquatics. He has been SPA’s full-time coach since 1989. The coaching philosophy of the team comes under his direction. Fred Lewis is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh with a degree in Health and Physical Education. As head coach of the University of Pittsburgh men’s varsity swim team, he was named Big East Conference Coach of the Year and Eastern Collegiate Conference Coach of the Year. His team won the Big East Conference and Diving Championship four years in a row. He has coached swimmers on all levels — age group, Junior National, Senior National, Olympic Trial Qualifier, and Olympic Team swimmers.