Swimming & Diving

The Student Activity Center (SAC) Pool serves as the home for Geffen Academy swimming and diving. While middle school swimming competes in the fall, the high school team competes in the spring season. Both programs are coed.

Flavio Ribeiro

Swimming & Diving Program Director
Fall 2017, Spring 2018

Flavio joins our team after teaching and coaching at Marlborough School for over 20 years. Originally from Brazil, where he played as a professional soccer and futsal player, Flavio excels in aquatic sports, urban fitness, water safety and emergency training, and of course soccer instruction. At the Menezes Cortes School in Rio de Janeiro, Flavio was a physical education teacher, as well as the Dean of Faculty. Recently he has coached club soccer locally, as well as school soccer. He coached the competitive swimming team at Marlborough School, and has also assisted on the track & field coaching staff. Flavio’s favorite soccer team is Flamengo, and he shares his passion for sports with his two daughters. Beyond sport, Flavio is an accomplished musician and he manages and performs in a Brazilian Samba Band, Brasilidade.

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