Mike Beran is an Austin, Texas native and was a competitive gymnast and diver for 12 years. He was a member of Longhorn Aquatics’ National team for 4 years before receiving a scholarship to dive at Auburn University. After graduating with a degree in exercise science, Mike began coaching the club diving team at Auburn. In his two years at Auburn, Mike had two state champions and numerous high school All-American finishes.
In 2016 Mike returned to Austin to start coaching for his home club team, Longhorn Aquatics. In his time with Longhorn Aquatics, Mike’s divers have consistently qualified for all levels of USA Diving events including many national finalists.
Mike also spent 3 seasons as an assistant coach with the University of Texas Men’s and Women’s diving teams. In those 3 seasons, UT Divers won 3 individual National Championship titles and sent 8 athletes to the 2021 Olympic Diving Trials. Two, of which, went on to represent Team USA at the 2021 Olympic Games.