About Kim Shults

Kim Shults lives in San Diego, CA where she has been providing customized swim lessons for all ages and abilities since 1991. She is an innovator in swimming instruction for people with autism and those overcoming water phobias. Her successful record of aquatic breakthroughs inspired her to found Face in Water, a non-profit organization that helps individuals develop lifesaving water safety skills. She has a California Teaching Credential in English and is using her curriculum development experience to create swimming and water safety education for families, schools and organizations worldwide.


Coronado Masters Association’s Kim Shults enjoyed trip to East African country
By Daniel Paulling

Kim Shults expected the worst when she started her two-week trip to Uganda to teach locals how to swim. She kept wondering whether anyone would actually show up.

The Coronado Masters Association swimmer and USMS-certified adult learn-to-swim instructor didn’t have to worry. She and a group of six others… Read More

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