Danila Novikov
Swimming experience 24 years
Hi, my name is Dan, during the course of competitive career In swimming I have won a number of remarkable awards, including the 2nd and 3rd place at Junior National Russian championship In 2004 and 3rd place at NCAA D III National championship In 2011 and 2012, as well as NCAA D III All-American Team member 8 times. And the most recent one is the 2019 Summer USMS National champion.

Since 2009 I have been sharing my passion and the knowledge with a large number of my students and help them to achieve their needs and goals in the water. Now I want to share my knowledge with you!
Danila Novikov
Swimming experience 24 years
Hi, my name is Dan, during the course of competitive career In swimming I have won a number of remarkable awards, including the 2nd and 3rd place at Junior National Russian championship In 2004 and 3rd place at NCAA D III National championship In 2011 and 2012, as well as NCAA D III All-American Team member 8 times. And the most recent one is the 2019 Summer USMS National champion.

Since 2009 I have been sharing my passion and the knowledge with a large number of my students and help them to achieve their needs and goals in the water. Now I want to share my knowledge with you!
Private swim coach Dan
All- American swimmer, USMS National champion
Bilingual (English, Russian)
14 years of teaching experience
WSI, CPR and First Aid Certified
What swimming
means to me?
I am a swim coach and I love it… Swimming has been a part of my life since I was born. Living my life in the water has given me so much: scholarship, friends from all over world who share this passion with me, green card.

Swimming is a part of my life that I never want to give up. I'm grateful for all the opportunities swimming brought into my life. So, what does the swimming means to me? It means life!
Get to know me
Favorite stroke
IM (Individual Medley)
The most beautiful place to swim
Emerald bay at the Lake Tahoe, CA
    Quote that motivates me
    "Not all those who wonder are lost." Life is a journey, and the purpose of your life shouldn't be found in one place. You need to explore every nook and cranny before deciding what you want out of this world!
    Favorite books
    Arc of triumph by Erich Maria Remarque; East of Eden by John Steinbeck; The Devil and Miss Prym by Paulo Coelho.
    Favorite music
    At this stage of my life Alternative Rock. My favorite Band is Placebo.
    Favorite movies
    Pulp fiction; Hotel Grand Budapest; Dog's heart by V. Bortko
    Favorite tv shows
    How to make it in America, Atlanta, Rick and Morty