Anxious Beginners: Children & Adults
Learn-to-Swim: Children & Adults
American Red Cross Lifeguard / LGI
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GET TO KNOW COACH SUMMER
ONE WORD THAT DESCRIBES ME
5 FUN FACTS ABOUT ME
I am currently enrolled at LCCC with the Kent State Partnership to finish my
Bachelors in Business Management.
I enjoy camping and being outdoors as much as possible and would love to move
to Colorado one day.
On my down time I enjoy playing Mario Kart and Mario Party on the Nintendo
Switch with my friends.
I live with my boyfriend of 6 years and we have two cats that are brother and
sister named Rum and Coke.
My name is Summer but my birthday is in the spring!
“If you only knew all the love that I’ve found, it’s hard to keep my soul on the ground.”
- Sublime, Garden Grove
Hello! My name is Summer Stearns, I joined the Liquid Lifestyles crew in March of 2017 and I love it! Before I became a professional swim instructor I was once a kid learning to swim myself! In my early years I lived in Deerfield Beach of South Florida. My family and I lived just a fifteen minute bike ride from the beach and were around pools ALL THE TIME. At about 9 years old I joined my school's swim team because of my love for swimming. Turns out my dislike for competition at the time outweighed my love of swimming, so after one season I stuck to recreational swimming and splashing.
When I was about 10 years old my mom and dad decided they wanted to get out of the heat and move to North East Ohio. North Olmsted to be exact and that is where I spent my middle school and high school years. My sophomore year however, my mom decided I needed to get a job. As reluctant as I was, I took the American Red Cross Life guarding class at my local YMCA and received my certification. From there, I applied at my local recreation center and began life guarding at age 15. About a month in, my boss asked me if I was interested in teaching swim lessons as well. I said, "Yeah! That's got to be more interesting than sitting in a chair all day!" Thus my love for teaching swim lessons was created.
I taught lessons for 5 years at my local recreation center and decided I needed a change, so I applied for Liquid Lifestyles. I saw Liquid's Coaches working with kids while life guarding and was so impressed I needed to know more. Now working with the team, I know I was right to be impressed. These coaches are professional, experienced and completely passionate about helping children and adults learn one of life's most important skills, swimming. It is this fiercely important feeling about water safety skills that connected me to the rest of the team, and I hope to share that connection with you!