He graduated from UCSC in 2010 with a degree in Marine Biology
emphasizing in Ecology.
Nauman was a four year swimmer at UCSC from
2006-2010 and was voted Team Captain in his final year 2009-2010.
Despite primarily competing in long distance events during his
career, Nauman has expanded his practice to the sprint group in his
first year of coaching. Nauman achieved all conference honors three
times in his career, twice in the 1650 freestyle and once as a
member of the 800 freestyle relay. Nauman's hobbies include
swimming, surfing, cooking, and general tomfoolery