USA Artistic Swimming

Scottsdale Synchro Arizona

15525 N Thompson Peak Pkwy
Scottsdale, Arizona 85260

Club Description

The Scottsdale Synchro Arizona (SAZ) team is highly acclaimed at both State and National competition levels. SAZ, currently led by head coach Xinya “Olivia” Zhang, previously a member of the Chinese National Team and aided by accomplished assistant coaches (Maria Escalona, Sarolta Lukovszky, Heda Masters, Katie Bitz, Evelina Khatskevich, Diane Nowak, Jennifer Calvetti, Joyce Pietras, Tere Zacher, Shannon Speagle), trains over 45 competitive athletes. The coaching staff is dedicated to helping each athlete succeed by building technical skills and athleticism. This community-focused team instills and fosters self-discipline, excellence, respect, perseverance, poise, friendship, self-confidence, and teamwork.

Primary Contact

Olivia Zhang
Head Coach

Secondary Contact

Birgit Schwickert


  • Arizona

Programs Offered

  • Age Groups for youth
  • Camps
  • Clinics
  • Competitive
  • Recreational


  • West