Jessica P. Yuen
Jessica earned her Associate degree and Bachelor of Fine Arts degree from New York University. There, she swam competitively all four years on their varsity team. She was voted rookie of the year and captain her senior year by her teammates. During her sophomore year, she received the Coach’s award. Jessica was a recipient of the Student-Athlete Academic Achievement Award, Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Award, and the University Athletic Association All-Academic Honor Award for three years.
Through USA Swimming, Jessica is a certified swim coach. She is a certified water safety instructor and lifeguard, with CPR/AED certification, through the American Red Cross. She has been a member of the X-Cel Swimming coaching staff since 2005. Previously, she taught swim lessons at the YMCA.
Jessica specializes in stroke technique refinement. She helps swimmers improve skills and increase stamina in preparation for competitive swimming. She does not believe in shortcuts to success. Jessica ensures proper, thorough instruction throughout your aquatic journey.