American University

4400 Massachusetts Ave.

Washington, DC 20016


Dues 2020

Practices 2020-2021

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Coaching Staff

Tim Kelly

Head Coach - Gold & Senior Prep

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Tim Kelly has been coaching full time for the past 26 years and first started coaching with the club in 1995 where he coached 3.5 years at the Tyson’s Corner site. After that he spent 8 years of coaching at the collegiate level, at Purdue University and Davidson College. He then returned to NCAP in the spring of 2006 as the Head Coach of the American University site. As a swimmer he was a Sr. National and Division I NCAA qualifier at Southern Illinois University. His wife Abby swam for the club back in 1978 when the club first started and his kids (Jordan and Madison) learned to swim and still swim with the club.

Ian Rowe

Silver & Senior Prep

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Ian has been with NCAP since the summer of 2012. He has been the lead Silver coach for that time while also assisting the Gold, Sr Prep and Bronze 2 groups. Prior to joining NCAP Ian was the Head Age Group Coach at Club Seminole in Tallahassee, Florida. As a swimmer Ian was a world ranked distance freestyler, and competed all four years at Florida State where he was an All American and team captain. Prior to Florida State, Ian grew up swimming for NBAC and was a member of the 2006-2007 National Junior Team.

Andy Rosenthal

Bronze 1 & 2

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Andy started his career at Nation’s Capital as a swimmer in 2006, and has been involved with the club, as either a swimmer or a coach, ever since. He is a recent graduate from Middlebury College, where he was a four year member of the varsity swim team. Andy works primarily with the Bronze I and II groups at Holton Arms, but also assists with the Gold and Silver groups at AU. He has also coached for multiple MCSL teams and is the current head coach of the Rockshire Sharks.