Cindy has been a member of the swim program since 1962. She swam for the Club and went to Olympic Trials in 1968 at age 12 in the 800 meter free and in 1972 at age 16 in the 400 IM; placing 5th. She also swam for Pacific Aquatics in the early 70’s at University of the Pacific. Cindy attended college for 2 years then transferred to Cal Poly where she earned her teaching credential. She is currently a 3rd grade teacher at Lodi Christian School. She has been a coach for the past 35 years and has coached the 8 and Under Group and the Gold Group 9-12 years old.
John has been a coach for the Club since 1982 and has been the head coach since 1986. He coaches the swimmers 13 and up in the Senior or National group. John and Cindy met at Lodi High School’s pool, June of 1979, during the master’s swim practice, they were engaged August 1979 and married a year later in 1980. they have one daughter, Katelyn who swam for the Club for 22 years.
John started swimming in 1968 in Redding, CA for Don Prince. His family moved to the Woodland/Davis area and swam with Davis for Jerry Hinsdale. At the time, he ran track in Esparto and commuted to Davis to swim. He attended Chico State in 1972-75, ran cross country the first year and swam for Ernie Maglischo the second. During the summers and school breaks, he swam with Woodland under Tom McCrakin. He transferred down south and swam while he attended San Diego State. HE has memories of swimming in Lodi and driving here under the Lodi Arch and competing at Lodi High, so he actually swam here before meeting Cindy. He started a USA swim team in San Diego, in 1977 at the Peninsula YMCA before coming to Lodi and opening his Fleet Feet store in Stockton and Lodi, CA.
Born and raised in Lodi, Rob is no stranger to Lodi aquatics. He swam for Lodi City Swim Club for seven years during his adolescence, and competed at Lodi High School. After graduating Lodi High in 1990, Rob went on to coach 24 years of water polo and 18 years of swimming at various levels.
Coach Robert can be reached at: (209) 598-4087
Feel free to contact Coach Cotta for any questions or comments you may have on our triathlon, Swim Lessons or Masters programs.
Coach Cotta can be reached at: (209) 329-0172
Kristin grew up in Santa Clarita, California, where she swam competitively for eight years. She is a recent graduate of University of the Pacific. While earning her degree in Sports Pedagogy, she was a member of the swim team at the university.
Trevor played water polo and swam for Fairfield High School until he graduated in 1991. He then went on to continue both sports for Solana Junior College. Throughout the years, he has maintained his presence in the aquatic community throughout Northern California. After coaching in Napa, California for several years, he moved to Lodi where he began to coach for Lodi City Swim Club. He has now been coaching age group swimming 10 years.
Contact Coach John for any comments or questions you have on any of the Lodi Swim Club programs.
Coach John can be reached at: (209) 712-4382
Contact Coach Cindy for any questions or comments on the 9-12 year old Gold Group.
Coach Cindy can be reached at: (209) 712-4381
Contact Coach Adrian for any questions or comments on the 9-12 year old Silver Group.
Coach Adrian can be reached at: (209) 747-1463
Contact Coach Troy for any questions or comments on the 8 years old and under Group.
Coach Troy can be reached at: (209) 712-6855