Xiaohong Wang - She was given the honor by the media as one of the five "Golden Flowers" in the China swimming arena. Xiaohong began swimming at 10 and was selected to be on the China National Team when she was 16. Her first major accomplishment was swimming in the finals at the 1988 Olympic Games in Seoul. After that, she took away four gold medals at the 1990 Asia Games in Beijing. In the 1991 World Cup Finals, Xiaohong became the world champion in both the 100M and 200M butterfly events. After more than ten years of extremely intensive trainings and competitions, she finally achieved the silver medal in the 200M butterfly event at the 1992 Olympic Games in Barcelona, Spain.
Retiring from her competitive swimming career, Xiaohong came to the University of Nevada in the United States for further study in early 1994. Between 1995 and 1998, she serves Carson City Aquatic Club as the head coach. Her best swimmer of the club, Lauren Costella, won several Senior National Champions and was qualified for the USA Olympic trial in 2000. Recognizing her extraordinary achievements in swimming, Stanford University awarded Lauren with a full four-year college scholarship in 2003.
Because of her outstanding accomplishments in both competitive swimming and coaching, Xiaohong is currently honored as a certified ASCA level 4 coach. Note that the level 5 coach is the top level ranked by ASCA (American Swimming Coach Association). Xiaohong is currently running the lesson program at the Calphin Aquatic Club, offering the best value and quality in swimming instruction in the Bay Area.
Erica Wang – She is a former National Level swimmer in China. She has been teaching/coaching swimming for more than 7 years and she loves what she does, helping swimmers improve their skills in the water.
Joseph He- Joseph is the owner of Calphin Aquatic Club. He currently responsible for the business development and management of the school. He has been teaching swimming lessons for more than 6 years, and he is one of the most popular instructors in our program.