Bob Bowman (coach) facts for kids
Bowman with Michael Phelps in 2009
|Born||April 6, 1965
Columbia, South Carolina
|Alma mater||Florida State University|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|1996-2005||North Baltimore AC|
|2008–2015||North Baltimore AC|
|Accomplishments and honors|
Robert Bowman (April 6, 1965) is an American swimming coach who is the current head coach of the Arizona State Sun Devils swimming and diving teams of Arizona State University. Bowman is best known as the coach of 23-time Olympic gold medalist American swimmer Michael Phelps. From 2005 to 2008, Bowman served as the head coach for the Michigan Wolverines swimming and diving team of the University of Michigan men's swimming & diving team. From 2008 to 2015, he worked as the CEO and head coach for North Baltimore Aquatic Club.
In 2015, USA Swimming appointed him the head coach of the men's U.S. 2016 Olympic Team.
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