Yingli Hou

wrsc_yingliYingli brings with her 20+ years of coaching experience.  She began coaching with Waterloo Synchro in 2006 when she first moved to Canada.

As an athlete, Yingli competed at both the 2000 (Sydney) and 2004 (Athens) Olympics with the Chinese team.As a coach, Yingli has had tremendous success.  She has been named Synchro Canada’s Junior Coach of the Year in both 2010 and 2012 as well as consistently places athletes in the top 3 at the Canadian Open National Championships.



Jin Na

wrsc_jina“Jina”, as she is affectionately called by her swimmers, is entering her second season with Waterloo Synchro.  She has been coaching for more than 20 years, including being the Chinese team National Senior Team coach from 2004 – 2012 and assistant coach for the 2004 Chinese Olympic

As an athlete, Jina competed at both the 1996 (Atlanta) and 2000 (Sydney) Olympic with the Chinese team.
As a coach, Jina has earned many titles with her National team swimmers.


Kelly Hogan

wrsc_kellyKelly, a level 4 coach, brings with her more than 20 years coaching experience.  She has earned 3 Provincial titles (06, 07, 08) with her 13-15 team.  She was named Coach of the Year in 07, 08 and 09.  She has been the asst. coach on Ontario’s Canada Games Team 2011) and was Team Ontario’s Junior Team head coach in 2012.

Kelly has also done some flexibility consulting with the Canadian National Team and Waterloo Synchro is excited to have her join our coaching staff in 2013!