Meet The Instructors

We teach more than just swimming – our state-of-the-art facility provides  tailor-made programs that gives our students a foundation for a better life.

David Hoyos

President, David's Swim School

Olympic Swim Coach

Sports Aquatic Therapist, ATRI University


American Red Cross LTP Provider

David Hoyos is the President of David Hoyos Swim School. He was born in the city of "Eternal Spring," Medellin, Colombia.
David is happily married with four beautiful children.

As a twenty-five-year veteran and leading-edge expert in the field of swimming lessons, David has pioneered the sport of swimming and has trained some of the best swimmers in the world. He has attended aquatic therapy courses and specializes in neurological aquatic therapy.

Founder and Sports Director of the first academies for swimming in Eastern Caracas, Venezuela, including the David Hoyos Civil Association, Sports Academy David Hoyos, Inc. and Swim Academy Nada Mejor, Inc. David provided significant contributions to Venezuela through his prestigious coaching, schools, special programs for children, sponsorship of international competitions, and swim clinics.

David has personally taught over 90,000 students throughout the course of his career. He has been recognized internationally for his broad humanitarian work with swimming as a sport and recreation. He enjoys working with special needs children. David received the "Golden Tamanaco" and "Latin American Award for Educational Excellence" awards.Winner  of the IberoAmerican educational excellence award 2016, winner TACARIGUA INTERNATIONAL 2017 and Active  member of the International Swimming Federation. (FINA)

Adriana Neves

Vice President

Masters Degree in Early Childhood

Certified Aquatic Therapist, ATRI University


American Red Cross LTP Provider

Adriana is the Vice President of David Hoyos Swim School , an internationally recognized foundation, for the children of special needs. She was born in Caracas, Venezuela, and is the second of three sisters. Educated with an appreciation for loving to serve and respecting others to inspire greatness. Our success is to guarantee yours.

Married to David Hoyos with four beautiful children, Adriana is teacher-driven, dedicated to working very hard to help thousands of children have a good education. Adriana is known for having the dedication and willingness to be a learning mentor contributing to promote education as a quest. Adriana is an Education Major Honors Graduate from José María Vargas University in the State of Florida and a Master’s Degree in Science in Early Childhood Education. Adriana has served as an American Red Cross Swimming Instructor, an aquatic therapist and has dedicated her soul to be an educator and teacher.

Adriana's experience provided her the foundation for a very successful school that she founded in Venezuela. This experience as an educator has made Adriana and her husband David Hoyos a perfect blend of education and the sport of swimming. They are pioneers in swimming and in 1995 in eastern Caracas, Venezuela.

Adriana and David Founded the David Hoyos Swim School, the most successful swimming academy in the history of Venezuela. Helping thousands of children, adults, and people with special needs achieve their goals and guide them on a productive life’s path. Winner  of the IberoAmerican educational excellence award 2016 and Active  member of the International Swimming Federation. (FINA)