Raquel Scarpelli - Teaching Curriculum & Instructor Coordinator
Coach Raquel has over 25 years of aquatic's experience. From teaching to coaching to managing, she is a well-rounded aquatics expert. She is an ASCA Level 3 certified coach who began her coaching career with Porto Ação Swim Club in Brazil. In 2004, Coach Raquel moved to Jacksonville where she was the Aquatics Director at the Winston Family YMCA in Ponte Vedra. Most recently, prior to joining Planet Swim, she served as an age group coach at the Episcopal Amberjax Swim Team and at the Loggerhead Aquatics; and was Coach Calado's assistant coach at Nease High School. Coach Raquel currently serves as the Teaching Curriculum and Instructors Coordinator at Planet Swim's swim school program and coaches our Sailfish 1 training group with Planet Swim's year-round swim team at the Ponte Vedra Beach location.
Kathryn Saurborn - Instructor & Office Admin
Kathryn Saurborn is a West Virginia native born in the city of Fairmont. Her swimming career began when she was about 8 years old for a club team named Fairmont Area Swim Team, FAST. She attended East Fairmont High School and became state champion in the 50 and 100 yard freestyle. After high school, she went on to swim collegiately for Fairmont State University. During that time she earned Bluegrass Mountain Conference Swimmer of the Year. She became a 3X All-American in the 50 and 100 yard butterfly and a 2X Honorable Mention All-American in the 100 free. Once her senior year of college ended, she continue her swimming as a member of SwimMAC Team Elite in 2013-2014, where she got to train with Olympians Ryan Lochte and Cullen Jones. In 2018, she still continues her swimming career with Plant Swim Team of Ponte Vedra, Florida.
Coach Kathryn loves her Rottweiler named Shiloh and in her free time she likes to spend time with her friends and family. Kathryn has been a big help at Planet Swim where she teaches lessons as well as taking a position of Office Manager/Lesson Coordinator.
Joey Kalita - Instructor
Anna Stotler - Instructor & Office Admin @ Argyle Forest
Sara Stotler - Instructor @ Argyle Forest