Nadine grew up swimming in Charlotte and turned to coaching as an adult to share her love for the water. She is the head coach of the U.S. Masters team the Mahogany Mermaids, a proud sisterhood of Black fitness swimmers with chapters in Charlotte and the surrounding region. She is a certified U.S. Masters Swimming coach and Adult Learn-to-Swim instructor.
"Black women and men were the original swimmers. We’re reclaiming our heritage, one lap at a time!"