It nourishes and sustains us, it cleanses us, it heals us, it comforts us, it challenges us, it provides a place for exploration, and it inspires us...WATER!

Your Coach

Joanne M. Koury has taught hundreds of children and adults to swim. Her collective years of club and private coaching at Westend Racquet, Swim, and Fitness Club; Parkland Aquatic Club; Southwest Swimming and Fitness Coaching; Lehigh Valley Aquatic Club, and most currently Northampton Kids Swimming spans 35 years.  Joanne earned her Master’s Degree in Health and Physical Education from East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania and in 1997 received the Alumni Award for Early Achievement from ESU for the international publication of the book “Aquatic Therapy Programming: Guidelines for Orthopedic Rehabilitation” (Human Kinetics Publishers, 1996).  Joanne has written for various magazines throughout the United States, including:  Aquatics International, North Scottsdale Lifestyle Magazine, SWIMSWAM/Volleyball MOB, Lehigh Valley Healthy You, and the Lehigh County Medical Society journal.  She is an American College of Sports Medicine Certified Exercise Physiologist and a Level 3 American Swim Coaches Association USA Swimming Coach. In addition, she has been credentialed as a fitness trainer with the American Council on Exercise and Aquatic Exercise Association for over 35 years. 


Our Swim Places: Arizona, Utah, California, Texas, Indiana, Maryland, North Carolina, Florida, Pennsylvania

During her many years of fitness and aquatic management, Joanne supervised three new construction projects in medical settings, the most recent completed in 2016, The Center for Health and Wellness at Florida Hospital Memorial Medical Center in Daytona Beach.  Contact Joanne about your aquatics and fitness program or facility development needs. 

St. Augustine, Florida

St. Augustine, Florida