COACHES



Masters Head Coach

John Abrami (aka AB)

Email
coach@sbmasters.org

Bio
Masters Head Coach, John Abrami, has been coaching for over thirty years. During this time he has coached world-ranked masters swimmers, masters world champions, masters world record holders, and a U.S. Masters National Team Championship.  He has coached at every level from beginning age-group swimmers to Olympic Trials. He has had swimmers final at Junior Nationals and Senior Nationals.   In USA Swimming Coach AB has served on the board of directors, been an All-Star Coach, Zone Coach, Coach of the Year, and led his team to an LSC Championship.

In open water swimming his athletes have excelled at many of the top national open water races, including multiple U.S. Masters National Championships and USA Swimming’s 5K National Championship.  In triathlon swimming, he has coached ITU athletes as well as competitors at USA Triathlon Nationals, World Championships, and Ironman World Championships.

As a masters athlete Coach AB has competed at the National Championship for U.S. Masters Swimming, USA Track and Field, and USA Triathlon.  He has also competed at the ITU Multisport World Championships.

When he is not at the pool he enjoys watching the Aussie Football League, listening to Jack Johnson, reading a Nelson DeMille novel, relaxing with his cat, and training with his wife Cindy, a two-time IT Sprint Duathlon World Champion.