Clarkson hires new swimming and diving head coach
POTSDAM - Marc Danin as the new head coach for the Clarkson University Swimming & Diving program for the 2021-22 season,
Danin replaces Zack Wahl, who spent the last three seasons as the head coach for the Golden Knights.A 2016 graduate of Oswego State with a degree in English, Danin served as assistant coach for St. Lawrence University while working on his graduate degree in Educational Leadership. While serving as assistant for the Saints, Danin was responsible for training programs as well as individualized strength and conditioning programs based on events and goals. He also developed video analysis to improve upon the St. Lawrence swimmers' approaches to their individual events.
While coaching in Canton, Danin also served as head swim coach at the Northport Yacht Club, leading a group of 145 athletes from the ages of 5 to 18.
Prior to his stint at St. Lawrence, Danin served as coach for Islanders Aquatics in Sayville, NY, where he served as coach and mentor to four athletes to score in the top thirty spots at the NSCA Junior Nationals, with two having nationally-recognized top 25 times in the country for their respective events and age groups.