Joel Getis, founder and head coach of FastLane Swimming, is the head coach of the Lansdowne Lightning swim team and of the Riverside High School Varsity swim team. Under Coach Getis’s leadership, the Riverside Girls team won the Virginia 3A State Championship in 2017. Further, in 2018, the Girls team won the Dulles District and Region 4A Championships, and the Boys team won the Dulles District Championship. Coach Getis has been named high school Coach of the Year in each of the last two high school seasons – 2016-17 (Boys & Girls Swimming) and 2017-18 (Girls Swimming) by LoCo Sports. 2018 marks Coach Getis’s 14th season with the Lansdowne Lightning – the last 4 seasons as head coach.