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Wayne
Wayne Willis Head Coach

Wayne has spent the past four years coaching as a USA Swimming coach, focusing on stroke technique and conditioning. His goal is to instill confidence and commitment into each athlete to enable them to realize their potential in and out of the pool. Coach Wayne is a registered Track and Field Coach, specializing in throwing events, with an accomplished record of having coached a second ranked national hammer thrower, and an All American hammer thrower, and a female all state shot putter as well as a top five statewide female discus thrower. Coach Wayne brings experience and knowledge that can only be gained by years of coaching.

Phone: (401) 663-4800
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Dylon
Dylon Willis Age Group Coach

Dylon has 16 years of swim experience with multiple different organizations including Boys and Girl Clubs, USA Swimming, MIAA, and NCAA teams. During his time swimming, he has received numerous accolades and accomplished a myriad of achievements. He was named captain of the Attleboro High School swim team and Division 1 Sectional Champion in the 100 yard breaststroke. While in college at Bridgewater State University he was the first ever swimmer from BSU to win an event at the schools conference championships, named Rookie of the Year throughout all of BSU Athletics, named captain twice by his peers, earned Male Swimmer of the Meet at his conference championship his Junior year, and earned the Male Senior High Point award his senior year. Additionally, he was named to the BearUp! Athletic Leadership Team and graduated with honors with a degree in Exercise Science. He has a background in exercise physiology, strength training and conditioning, biomechanics, and performance psychology.

Phone: (508) 431-8267
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Gary Bicket Assistant Coach

Gary has been involved in aquatics from a very young age, competing in swimming and water polo at club, university and military inter-services level, and competing in triathlons at the international level for Scotland. He is very passionate about water safety and has spent parts of his aquatics career as a lifeguard, water safety instructor, aquatics director and rescue diver. Gary also has a degree in Sports Science and Physiology from the University of Glasgow, where he focused on various sports training methods and movement mechanics, and has a post graduate qualification from Beijing Sports University (China) in Sports Injury Rehabilitation. With three of his kids swimming for Orca Aquatics, Gary is very excited to be part of the Orca coaching team!

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