Bruce Claus

Bruce Claus - W2/High School Development

Bruce is originally from Rochester, New York and grew up in competitive swimming in the upstate New York area. Bruce entered the U.S. Coast Guard in 1972 where he was a swim instructor among having other duties as a Port Safety Law Enforcement and Marine Environmental Officer.

Bruce has been a member of US Swimming as a Maryland Swimming Official since 1990. He started coaching for GBSA in September of 2012 as the W2’s coach. Bruce also has worked as the Mini’s coach but currently is the W2’s and High School Development coach. Bruce is a Level 1 ASCA certified coach, a Certified Pool Operator for Baltimore County and a Red Cross Certified Lifeguard.

Bruce loves swimming and strives to develop and fine tune stroke techniques to help in speed and performance. Bruce enjoys coaching and looks forward to gaining more knowledge and experience. With this knowledge and experience Bruce hopes to help and encourage swimmers to strive to achieve their goals.