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The Iowa Diving Club


The Iowa Diving Club is a privately-owned diving instruction program that serves athletes of all ages and ability levels. Operating out of the University of Iowa's Campus Recreation and Wellness Center Natatorium, our facility and instruction are unmatched in safety and excellence in the State of Iowa.

Why diving?


Diving offers countless physical

and psychological benefits.

It develops coordination, core strength, power, 

kinesthetic awareness, and flexibility 

while building confidence 

and promoting goal setting. 



Brad Virkler was a member of the University of Iowa's

Diving and Gymnastics Teams.

He graduated in 1999 with a degree in Art Education.

He has over 20 years of full-time coaching experience

and is passionate about the lessons learned through athletic participation.

Brad began the Iowa Diving Club in 2012.

He lives in North Liberty with his wife Kelsey

and their children Juliana, Torren, Rhett, and Wells.

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