Brooke is currently a senior at the University of California, Los Angeles. She began her aquatic career in high school, where she was a swimmer and water polo player for four years, and a swim instructor during the summers; after high school, she went on to play water polo at Mt. San Antonio College. Brooke is an outdoorsy girl who loves being in nature and enjoys camping, hiking, traveling, and kayaking. Her upbeat and friendly personality makes her the perfect match for even the shyest and most timid learners. Brooke says her favorite part of teaching swimming lessons is being able to teach people how to be safe in the water while also having fun! We are happy to have Brooke back in the water with us for her 2nd season!
Ages Brooke Works With: 6mo. through Adult
Brooke's Schedule: Fridays
Areas Brooke Teaches: HAW's West LA COOLIDGE Pool
Read on to get to know Brooke even better...
Q1: Where did you grow up?
Rowland Heights, California
Q2: If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go and why?
I would go to Australia so I could visit the Sydney Opera House and go scuba diving in the Great Barrier Reef.
Q3: What is your favorite thing about being a swim instructor?
My favorite thing about being a swim instructor is being able to share my passion of being in the water with others, and at the same time, teaching them how to be safe while doing so.
Q4: Who is your hero?
My hero is my grandpa, because he taught me that no matter who you meet, everyone is worthy of respect, and that being friendly and always having a smile on your face will always bring joy to yourself as well as others.
Q5: If you could eat one meal for the rest of your life what would it be?