(Poco Marlins, SFA, SFU varsity)
The Barracudas are excited to have Alex Woinoski lead the team of coaches for our 2023 summer season after joining the club last year.
Alex started competitive swimming at the age of 3 with the Poco Marlins. Through his youth, breaking club and meet records has earned him numerous medals at the BCSSA Provincials. At the age of 13, he joined SFA under coach Claude-Yves Bertrand. He has won medals at Swim-BC Provincials and attended Swim-BC youth development camps. Alex competed at various Swim Canada competitions going on to win medals at Canadian age group championships including gold at the 2016 age group open water championships. After graduation from high school, he competed in the NCAA for four years with Simon Fraser University. There, he is completing a Physics degree with a minor in nuclear science!
Alex loves all forms of competition and is passionate about coaching and helping swimmers learn great technique and to embrace all the joys of racing.