Bryce Elser Named As The Open Water Program Manager

Bryce Elser Named As The Open Water Program Manager

USA Swimming announced former California lifeguard and NCAA swimmer Bryce Elser as its first Open Water Program Manager.

Bryce will plan and coordinate all aspects of the American open water program include support of its National Team coaches and athletes. He will also help coordinate the planning and logistics of National Team Open Water camps and competitions and serve on the USA Swimming Open Water Steering Committee.

Certainly ocean awareness is part of his DNA with over 30% of his life spent as a lifeguard and lifeguard instructor with the City of Huntington Beach. For years, Bryce made saves along eight miles of Southern California coastline called (Surf City, USA).

A highly popular Huntington Beach High School swim coach and a top swimmer at USC in the sprint events, Bryce was selected among dozens of highly qualified candidates and will have a heavy plate of activities to manage with the sport exploding and the preparations for the Olympic 10K Marathon Swim underway under the direction of National Team Director Frank Busch.

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Steven Munatones