Nick Folker
Nick Folker

Player Profile
Strength & Conditioning Coach

Sixth year

Head Strength and Conditioning Coach


McKeever, Pelton Sweep Pac-12 Awards

The Pac-12 Honors Coach of the Year McKeever and Swimmer/Freshman of the Year Pelton


Feature on Cal Diver Grayson Huston

Junior Team Captain


Men's Swimming Enters Olympic Trials

35 Bears in Omaha


Cunnane, Bears Earn College Swimming Honors

Cal Collects Assistant Coach of the Year, Impact Honor and Championship Performance Awards


Cal Men's S&D Honored

Meehan and Folker

Nick Folker enters his sixth season as Cal's strength and conditioning coach. A graduate of Hawaii (business degree), Folker brings unique experience after swimming under and working with Rainbows coach Sam Freas. Folker, from Pietermaritzburg, South Africa, competed for South Africa in several world-class events such as the 2000 Olympic Games, 1999 World University Games, 2001 World Championships and 2001 Goodwill Games (World All-Star Team).

At Cal, Folker's duties include overseeing the team's weight and dryland programs as well as guiding the team in its nutritional requirements.