Linda Bolger, director of our swim program, has been a certified lifeguard and Water Safety Instructor with the Red Cross for over 40 years. She offers WSI, Lifeguarding, CPR and First Aid classes to those who share her passion for swim safety. Being a staunch swim safety advocate, she created the revolutionary swim program called Dunk Your Doughnuts, Not Your Children. Most recently she created Flotation Aided Swim Training (FAST) which received accreditation from the Florida State Board of Health in 2018. She has presented for the National Drowning Prevention Association in 2018 and the Association of Aquatics Professionals in 2019.
Eric Meyer, our head tennis pro, has over 25 years teaching tennis in numerous sites in both Massachusetts and now in North East Florida. He is the owner of New England Team Tennis, Inc., has personally provided training to thousands of individuals through the years, and has also managed 12 different locations.
Eric, like all our pros, is certified by the United States Professional Tennis Association (USPTA). He has been awarded the WIlliam Freedman Award for Outstanding Contributions to Junior Tennis (New England) and is a 6-time Coach of the Year at Concord Academy.
What have our two directors learned from their lifetime of experience in coaching? Making learning fun is the most effective way to develop long term success in their trainees. Many professionals are on one side of this equation or the other; but experience proves that it doesn’t have to be this way. Learning is fun at Elite Amenities, so let’s get to it!