Swim Lessons

Could your child or children benefit from swim lessons?  Edgebrook Pool offers excellent swim lessons in a one-on-one setting. We are excited to offer four instructors this summer. Ms. Arianna Gernhard, Ms. Olivia Bishop, Ms. Alexsia King and Ms. Morgan Whaley will be teaching.

All lesson are private, 30 minute lessons.  Lessons are $20 per lesson.  Days and times will be scheduled between instructor and parent. We do lessons from Memorial Day until Labor Day.  You do not have to be a member to take lessons at Edgebrook.

To register, please click this link:  https://forms.gle/agom7h3cCLkGWHqw5












Hi my name is Arianna Gernhard and I am 19 years old. I have competitively swam for 7 years for the Marlins of Raleigh. I am currently pursuing a BS in biology at UNC Chapel Hill.  I have been swimming at Edgebrook since I was a little girl. For the past few years I have been a certified lifeguard. I have been the assistant coach, working with all ages, for the Hampton Ridge Otters and the Edgebrook Eels. This will be my third year teaching lessons at Edgebrook. I am happy to teach lessons with kids ages 2 and up. If you are interested, please feel free to contact me at ajgernhard@gmail.com and (919) 614-9517!


Hi! My name is Olivia and I am a rising junior at West Johnston High School. This is my second year lifeguarding and teaching swim lessons at Edgebrook. I have been competitively swimming for 3 years at Edgebrook and on my high school team. I enjoy teaching swim lessons to children 3 and up! If you're interested please feel free to contact me at olivia.bishop.3066@gmail.com or text me at 919-608-8646

Hi! My name is Lily Walls, and I am fourteen years old. I have been swimming on summer swim teams for nine years, on a competitive year round team for six years, and, this fall, I will begin swimming for YOTA. I have four younger siblings and have been a junior coach at Edgebrook for three years. I love swimming and hope to help other people love it, too! If you are interested please contact me at lilyannewalls@gmail.com!


Hi! My name is Gracen Long and I'm 17 years old.  I have been swimming with Edgebrook for 4 years now and I've been helping coach the younger kids on the swim team for 3 years.  This will be my first year offering swim lessons and I'm excited to get started!  I would love to work with kids 4 and up.  Feel free to contact me at gracen.long@gmail.com or (919) 553-1088 if you're interested!

Hi, my name is Morgan Whaley.  I will be 15 in August and have been swimming competitively since I was 3. I am passionate about coaching and teaching swim, a life saving skill while making it fun. I would love to work with ages 3 years and older. I am CPR certified.  I can be contacted at morganrw03@gmail.com or


I was a varsity swimmer for four years at South Johnston high school and swam two years on the Marlin's of Raleigh swim team.  I assisted in coaching a swim clinic during the spring of 2020 where I worked with kids of all ages. I will be coaching the Smithfield Sharks swim team this summer, working with elementary school kids and high schoolers.  I can be contacted at carterhines102@gmail.com or 919.980.1389