Chris Del Zompo

Varsity Women's Assistant Coach

Chris Del Zompo (DZ) has been coaching with Norcal since September 2014. He has worked with both Novice programs, Recreational team, and was named the Varsity Women’s Assistant in 2017. He also coaches the Novice Masters at Bair Island Aquatic Center.

DZ began as a coxswain for Junipero Serra High School in 2005. He then attended Gonzaga University in Spokane, Washington. He graduated from Gonzaga in 2013 with degrees in Sociology and Political Science.

DZ was one of the first in the nation to be certified by the national coaching board of USRowing as a Level 2 Performance Coach. He has guided multiple crews to the medal stand in a variety of events and classifications. He also develops individualized health and training plans customized to each athlete with the goal of creating a safe path for athletes to grow on an athletic and personal level. He enjoys spending his free time cooking, reading, and not flipping in his single.