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Benderson Family Building

Benderson Family Building
716-688-4033
2640 N. Forest Road
Amherst, NY 14068
Hours | Directions
Sat, Jan 16th

Benderson Family Building

Holland Family Building
716-886-3145
787 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14209
Hours | Directions
Sat, Jan 16th

gym:
We're currently closed.8:00 am - 3:00 pm
indoor pool:
We're currently closed.8:00 am - 2:30 pm
Barbara Chazen

Barbara Chazen

Adapted Aquatics Instructor & Water Safety Instructor

Being an early childhood teacher I particularly enjoy working with young children, especially those with adaptive aquatics need. I love teaching young swimmers how to make the most of their swimming experience.

Nate Cox

Nate Cox

Adapted Aquatics Instructor, Certified Lifeguard Instructor & Water Safety Instructor

I have backgrounds in Water Exercise Training and Competitive Swim Coaching. I focus on improving the three major components of swimming for fun and fitness: comfortability, technique, and endurance. As well, I actively train and certify in all American Red Cross courses.

Betsy Hare

Betsy Hare

AEA Instructor and Personal Trainer

You have seen me at the Benderson Family Building for over 8 years either in the pool or instructing in the group fitness studio. I specialize in both traditional exercise and mind/body programs. As an instructor for over 18 years, my extensive background includes multiple water and land certifications. A Reiki Master teacher and an ARCB certified reflexologist, I combine my skills to provide a unique water and yoga experience that will resonate with all who are exposed to my dynamic classes. I am a published author in AKWA, the national water pro journal of the Aquatic Exercise Association.

Jonathan Palma

Jonathan Palma

Adapted Aquatics Instructor & Water Safety Instructor Trainer

I have been an aquatics specialist for over twenty years. My expertise is in motivating novice to advanced swimmers, including those with special needs. Through patience and practise, I can help you reach your aquatic goals.

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