Lifeguard Instructor Certified for 30 years.
Meet Maxim (Max) Basin
A certified swim instructor, Max brings over 30 years experience to the swim academy. He is passionate about teaching kids and helping them grow into confident and skilled swimmers. He has worked with all age groups from ages 3 through adult. Max has been a pool operator for over 25 years and a certified lifeguard instructor. He has spent his life swimming on various swim teams and high school teams. He seeks opportunities for growth in programs and has started swim teams from the ground up. His ability to multi-task has led him to a successful career in running and operating multiple programs and facilities. He has worked with the Y for over 20 years, Parks and Rec, as well as other private swim organizations.
When the opportunity presented itself, Max, devoted husband and father of 2, jumped at the prospect to bring something new and exciting to Finksburg. The chance to own and operate his own establishment has always been a dream and through the support of his family and friends the dream has become a reality. He wanted to create a place with a family feel and ensure that his sons, and others, had a place to learn to flourish and swim properly. Swimming is more than a sport, it is a life skill and oftentimes a skill that can save your life. He is committed to nurturing swimmers young and old and developing a love for the water.