1. Coach Jack Nelson 1976 Head Women’s USA Olympic Coach
Coach of 5 Olympic Medal Winners.
Coach of 4 World Record Holders
30 High School State Championships.
6 USA National Championship Teams
2. Coach Jack Nelson Uniquely, an Olympic Swimmer and then, an Olympic Coach.
In football, “the human cannonball”.
4th Place finish, 200 Butterfly, Melbourne, 1956
3. Coach Jack Nelson In 1976, National High School Coach of the Year.
Known all over the world for the Jack Nelson Swim School.
“Not everyone who tries is going to win a gold medal. But everyone who tries is a winner”
4. Coach Jack Nelson Among his great athletes:
Joel Thomas ’92 Olympic Gold
Seth van Neerden AR holder 100 Breast
Laurie Lehner, Bonnie Brown, Ann Marshall, and Andy Coan.
5. Coach Jack Nelson “Access to Success, Is Through the Mind” Fort Lauderdale’s Man of the Year in 1993!
Thank you Coach, from all the Coaches you’ve mentored over the years!