Hi, Meet the Team!
Over 20 Years of Experience.
Looking for healthy, outdoor recreation? We’d love to help plan a safe and memorable day for you. All of our events and activities are centered in, on and around water. We can accommodate individuals, families and small and large groups. Swim, paddle and float with us!
Let us know your needs! We can plan everything from a simple outing to longer trips and getaways that include a range of food and beverages.
We plan, host & promote outdoor events and professionally guided tours, rentals and lessons centered around water outdoor recreational activities.
Our mission is to share our aquatic expertise and passion for the water so that everyone can create positive memories in a healthy, safe manner.
A competitive swimmer since childhood (including collegiately at the University of Delaware), he brings a lifetime of swimming experience and actively coaches and trains athletes of all skill-levels across the greater Charlotte metro and beyond.
Doug has cultivated a well-established and highly respected following of triathletes including a host of IRONMAN athletes and Olympic swimmers.
He recently left his day job as an editor for the Charlotte Observer to coach full-time and launch Aquatic Adventures. Doug is also the owner of Miller Swimming, where he offers a variety of swim training.
Anthony "Tyge" Pistorio
Tyge brings 20 years of restaurant ownership, hospitality and operations management experience, including chef & culinary expertise.
He is a lifelong swimmer, including collegiately at East Carolina University. He placed 1st as Masters Champion and 7th overall at Open Water Championships held on the Catawba River.
He is responsible for budget-setting & forecasting, managing P&L across multiple regions and distribution centers, sales, inventory control, and growing customer base. He prides himself on being the best and maintaining a consistent track record of consistently exceeding revenue generation goals.