Luke Paquin

Luke has been swimming competitively for most of his life and has been coaching for the past 10 years. Luke swam for Grand Rapids High School in Grand Rapids, MN and competed at the collegiate level at Gustavus Adolphus College where he specialized in IM and backstroke. Luke has been coaching as a USMS and USA Swimming club coach for the YWCA Minneapolis Otters since 2014, and served as the assistant women's swim coach for Augsburg University from 2017-2019.


Josh Tomashek

Josh has been swimming since his parents signed him up for YMCA swim lessons when he was six. Since then, Josh has served as the team captain of his high school team and a team member of the Macalester college swim team. After swimming with the Smelts in Chicago and DC Aquatics in Washington D.C., Josh decided to re-start the LGBTQ+ swim team here in the Twin Cities.