At Asheville Masters Swimming, we strive to provide a caring and fun environment that promotes physical fitness and health to individuals of varying abilities, through the lifetime activity ofswimming.

We’d love to have you join us!



Here with Emily, loves Masters swimming and has coached triathletes, college, club, high school and masters teams over four decades.

Swimming with and coaching the Asheville Masters club for 10 years now he’s enjoyed pool and open water masters groups for 30 years all over! He’s a seven-time U.S.M.S. National Champion and an Age-Group World Champion at the 2013 World Open Water Swimming Association’s 10-mile Championships beautiful Lake Memphremagog in Vermont on the Canadian border, and still loves the weekend swim at Enka Lake from May-Oct!

Andrew loves living in Asheville, North Carolina and enjoys helping people with all aspects of a real estate transaction. Please contact him if you’re thinking of buying or selling real estate, he’d be glad to assist. andrewpulsifer@beverly-hanks.com

BA, Broadcast Communication, Virginia Tech MS, Education & Sports Administration, Georgia State University

Daniel Dozier

A Raleigh, North Carolina native, Daniel coaches our Wednesday morning swim and will have you questioning your fitness level. Seriously.

Daniel’s full-time gig is as assistant coach for the UNC Asheville women’s swimming program. He’s a 2016 graduate of UNC Wilmington earning a degree in Exercise Science. Daniel trained hard and enjoyed a successful swimming career specializing in the 100 and 200 Yard Breaststroke.

Asheville Masters is glad to have him on our pool deck coaching us. Please read UNCA Asheville’s complete bio of Daniel here.



Asheville Masters Swimming founders

Ruth and Kemp Battle