"Excellence in Aquatics"


10708 Lowery Dr Raleigh NC 27615 US




I am a mother of four children and former life coach and middle school teacher. My life's passion is empowering children and teenagers. I have been teaching aquatics in my community for over 20 years. I look forward to working with you and your family to create a life long safe and exciting swimming experience.  I look forward to meeting you and your children and showering them with love, confidence and self esteem. God has blessed me with a wonderful gift and I cannot wait to share it with you and your family. Please contact me to discuss your personal family goals and any special challenges you may be facing. Together we can create the results you desire.


Coach Helma

One of the greatest teachers in Raleigh,  Coach Helma has been teaching children and adults to swim for over 20 years. Her loving personality and amazing European Charm make her a favorite for students of all ages.

 Coach Katie. Coach Katie is Laura's 19 year old daughter who has been teaching for 5 years now alongside Laura. She is attending University of South Carolina and studying Nursing. Katie is an intelligent, outgoing, vibrant, young women. She is passionate about helping others. She loves to teach kids to swim and it shows up in her results with the kids !!

Coach Kelly Coach Kelly recently relocated to Raleigh from the West Coast.  She swam competitively in high school.  She uses her experience n the water to teach both children and adults how to swim safely and confidently.  In her free time, she enjoys traveling, running, and cooking. Currently, she teaches kindergarten and preschool during the week in addition to coaching swimming lessons.

Coach Caroline- A decade worth of experience on swim teams, both year around and neighborhood teams, has allowed me to foster a deep passion for swimming. As an instructor, providing stroke technique and helping young swimmers gain confidence in themselves are areas of great focus. I enjoy working with children of all ages with various levels of experience to make each child feel loved and encouraged within each lesson. I am a graduate from Belmont Abbey College and will be attending graduate school in the fall for Clinical Psychology, specializing in child play therapy.

Coach Alivia is new to Swim Lessons Raleigh this year! She has experience swimming for her high school team, and coaching her neighborhood swim team! She is currently attending Wake Tech to study Nursing, and wants to help people in third-world countries one day. She can't wait to make kids love swimming as much as she does!