Head Coach Dan Flack

Head Coach Dan Flack

College / High School Background

  • Graduate of the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill & Germantown Academy, Fort Washington, Pa
  • Atlantic Coast Conference Champion
  • Team Captain
  • Two-Time All-ACC Academic Team
  • Prep All-American
  • Eastern Prep Individual Champion

Coaching Awards

  • Featured in Swimming World Magazine – May 2010
  • 2007, 08, 13 Tennessee Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association Boys Coach of the Year
  • 2008, 09, 10, 11, 12, 13 Tennessee Interscholastic Swimming Coaches Association Girls Coach of the Year
  • 2007, 2013 Southeastern Swimming Coach of the Year
  • American Swimming Coaches Association Level Five Certification, Senior, NCAA
  • 2005 National Coach of the Year, National Club Swimming Association
  • US Swimming National Junior Team Coach, FINA World Junior Championships, Lima, Peru, 2011
  • US Swimming National Junior Team Coach, Training Camp, US Olympic Training Center, 2013
  • 2000, 2001 - Louisiana Swimming A.S.C.A. Age Group Coach of the Year
  • 1991, 1993, 1994 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003 - American Swim Coaches Award of Excellence
  • U.S. Swimming National Team Coach, Girls National Select Camp, OTC, Colorado Springs
  • U.S. Swimming National Team Coach, National Distance Camp, OTC, Colorado Springs

Prior to coming to Baylor, Coach Flack served as Head Coach of the Raleigh Swimming Association. Under his leadership RSA:

  • was recognized as US Swimming Gold Medal Club of Excellence for 2005 through 2008
  • won the 2004 NCSA Short Course Junior National Combined Team Championship
  • won the 2004 NCSA Women’s Short Course Junior National Championship
  • won The 2004 & 2005 NCSA Men’s Short Course Junior National Championship
  • placed 3rd in 2005 and 5th combined in 2006 at the NCSA Short Course Junior Nationals
  • had four athletes win 13 NCSA individual junior national championships
  • had nine NCSA Junior National relay champions, setting five meet relay records
  • won two National Age Group Record relays
  • had five number-one ranked national age group relays
  • had three number-one ranked national age group swims
  • had forty-one national top-sixteen ranked relays
  • had fifty-five national top-sixteen ranked individual swims
  • had five different athletes break twenty-two individual North Carolina Swimming records
  • athletes set 29 North Carolina Swimming relay records

Prior To RSA Coach Flack Served As:

  • Head Coach Bengal Tiger Aquatic Club – Coached Jarrod Marrs to Pam Am Games Silver Medal
  • Assistant Coach to US Olympic Coach Jack Bauerle at the University of Georgia – as part of a National Championship staff
  • Assistant Coach to US Olympic Coach Dick Shoulberg at Germantown Academy
  • Distance Coach at UNC Chapel Hill – coached 9 ACC Champions and 6 school record holders

Personal

  • Father of two young children, daughter Julia & son Sam
  • Lives on the Baylor campus with his children and serves as Dorm Parent