Coach Mark Bernardino

  • Assoc. Head Coach University of South Carolina Gamecocks, 2014-present
  • Head Coach, World Championships Ecuadorian National Team, 2015-present
  • Coached a 2017 NCAA swimmer under the previous NCAA, U.S. Open, and American Records in 1650yd freestyle
  • Coach of 2000-2009 World Record Athlete
  • Has coached at least one swimmer to every summer Olympics since the 1996 Atlanta Games: 1996, 2000, 2004, 2008, 2012, 2016
  • Coach of multiple Olympic Gold Medalists
  • Coach of five 2012 Olympians, including Gold Medalists Matt McLean and Lauren Perdue
  • Coach of four 2000 Olympians including Gold and Silver Medalist Ed Moses
  • Coach of multiple NCAA Champions
  • Head Coach U.S. Team World University Games 2009, 2001
  • Asst. Coach Team USA Pan-American Games, 2011
  • U.S. National Junior Team Coach 2000
  • U.S. National Team Coach 
  • Head Coach at the University of Virginia for 35 years from 1978 to 2013, where his teams captured an Atlantic Coast Conference record 27 championships with men and women winning 6 consecutive conference titles through 2013.
  • Has coached over 100 NCAA All-Americans
  • Head Coach U.S. Team 1993 Olympic Festival 
  • President College Swimming Coaches Association (CSCAA) 2009-2011

Coming soon: Strive with Coach B