A simple teaching formula for water exercise success stories are made of
This is feel-good exercise to help you move better.

Think beyond a workout

Learn how to teach results-proven workouts that eliminate joint pain and help people go up and down stairs with ease, walk more efficiently, and hit the golf ball further.
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I’ve been teaching since the late ’80s and am learning much, being reminded of things
I’ve heard before, and clarifying information I thought I knew. But, what I am really
loving is that I feel like I am a much more powerful, life-enhancing instructor.
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Sue Lerch, Wisconsin USA
Laurie Denomme coaching
Created by Laurie Denomme
Best known for her innovative results-driven exercise, Laurie is a kinesiologist, award-winning fitness educator and creator of Wavemakers.

This unique and interactive community currently connects new and experienced water exercise coaches from 15 countries who are dedicated to providing life-changing water exercise.
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I poured everything I’ve learned from 30 years of teaching into a simple formula that can be used to lead any workout with purpose, passion and results.

Join me and my team for a unique learning experience where the collective wisdom of a community encourages everyone to reach for their best.

You’ll learn how to use water in a totally different way and find a personal path to results for every person in your class.
BE A WAVEMAKER!
– Laurie Denomme

Inside Wavemakers, you’ll hear from these and other industry leaders and out-of-the-box thinkers.

Katrien Lemanhieu
Mick Nelson
Sue Nelson 
Jeanmarie Scordino

Lori Sherlock
Laurie Denomme

Steph Toogood
Our team brings expertise on all things water exercise, including program design, performance training, special populations, research, equipment and how to lead a sustainable aquatic business.
RESULTS YOU CAN FEEL
Learn It
Help students learn WHAT to do and WHY. Then, it’s easy to create purpose-driven workouts that help people move with ease and get results they can feel.
Feel It
When you FEEL your way through your workouts, results get personal. Find out what words to say to help students develop awareness and take charge of their results.
Own It
Once students know what to do and how it should feel, results are accelerated. You’ve got a community of Wavemakers waiting to help you develop your coach confidence.
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Learn It
Help students learn WHAT to do and WHY. Then, it’s easy to create purpose-driven workouts that help people move with ease and get results they can  feel.
Feel It
When you FEEL your way through your workouts, results get personal. Find out what words to say to help students develop awareness and take charge of their results.
Own It
Once students know what to do and how it should feel, results are accelerated. You’ve got a community of Wavemakers waiting to help you develop your  coach confidence.
Your Journey Inside Wavemakers®
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Start by learning the signature practices that make Wavemakers so effective in the 2-hour, online course called: Basic Moves Made Better.
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Understand how six directional movement, seven-foot positions and variable intensity work together to strengthen the body, burn fat and get the results you want.
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Simply take the workshop, apply the lessons, and in just 14 days learn how to be a feel-focused coach with a results-plan.
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WHO ITS FOR: This self-paced course is for new and experienced professionals that want a simple to use and proven program.
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AnnaMarie Mudd, Arizona USA
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I have to say, as a water exercise student and an instructor, I am blown away by all the training in just one course. So different than how I thought, or did not think, about my workouts before I started Wavemakers!
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Experience a result driven program that teaches WHAT to do and HOW to do it.
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Take a deep exploration into signature Wavemaker practices so that you can confidently apply it to your favorite routines and create new workouts with ease.
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This 6-month program includes: 4-online workshops, 24-weekly coaching emails and support from a team of world leaders.
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WHO ITS FOR: Academy is for new and experienced professionals eager to learn and develop new skills.
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Fully relax into your role as coach supported by a community connected by a common language, desire to learn and passion to help others.
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This mentorship includes monthly: video coach tips, as well as live and recorded build-a-workout sessions, masterclasses, and meetups to swap success stories.
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Get information you need with complete access to the Wavemakers searchable library with 50+ videos and full transcripts on workout planning and coaching.
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WHO ITS FOR: Once you’ve completed step one, you’re officially a Wavemaker! This graduate program will help you expand use of the formula and grow coach confidence.
Sue Lerch
Sue Lerch, Wisconsin USA
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I’ve been teaching since the late ’80s and am learning much, being reminded of things I’ve heard before, and clarifying information I thought I knew. But, what I am really loving is that I feel like I am a much more powerful, life-enhancing instructor.

JOIN THE LEADING ONLINE TRAINING PROGRAM FOR WATER EXERCISE

Currently connecting instructors, influencers, advocates and fans from over 15 countries who share a passion for water exercise.
STEP 1
Get the Formula
14 DAYS
$89
Next program starts

Spring 2023
STEP 2
Coach Confidence
1 YEAR
$299
For graduates of

Wavemakers Step 1
All prices in US Dollars
TAKE A PEEK INSIDE OUR CONVERSATION

A Place To Mentor and Be Mentored

Online-workshops
Courses
Coaching-emails
Coaching
Mentorship
Community
WAVEMAKERS® COMPARISON CHART
 
STEP 1
STEP 2
Enrollment
Spring and Fall
By invitation
Program duration
14-days
1 year
Online course
This 2-hour, self-paced course includes 14 days of email tips to support learning of course lessons.
No courses. Monthly video coach tips, live group coaching, masterclasses and opportunity to swap success stories.
CECs approved
0.2 ACE, 2 AEA, 2 Arthritis Foundation, 2 ATRI
12 AEA, 12 Arthritis Foundation, 12 ATRI
*optional with additional fee each spring*
Videos
 
2 NEW video coach tips every month + access to searchable growing library of 50+ videos
Beginner friendly
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For experienced professionals
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Wavemakers® LIVE
event discounts
 
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Video coach tips
 
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Live and recorded group coaching sessions
2-weeks
12-months
Live and recorded masterclasses
 
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Advance access and
discount to new programs
 
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Affiliate discounts
 
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Fee
$89
$299
 
STEP 1:
GET THE FORMULA
Enrollment
Spring and Fall
Program duration
14 days
Online course
This 2-hour, self-paced course includes 14 days of email tips to support learning of course lessons.
CECs approved
0.2 ACE, 2 AEA, 2 Arthritis Foundation, 2 ATRI
Videos
Beginner friendly
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For experienced
professionals
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Wavemakers® LIVE
event discounts
 
Video coach tips
 
Live and recorded group coaching sessions
2-weeks
Live and recorded masterclasses
 
Advance access
and discount
to new programs
 
Affiliate discounts
 
Fee
$89
STEP 2
 
STEP 2:
COACH CONFIDENCE
Enrollment
By invitation
Program duration
1 year
Online course
No courses. Monthly video coach tips, live group coaching, masterclasses and opportunity to swap success stories.
CECs approved
12 AEA, 12 Arthritis Foundation, 12 ATRI
*optional with additional fee each spring*
Videos
2 NEW video coach tips every month + access to searchable growing library of 50+ videos
Beginner-friendly
 
For experienced professionals
orange checkmark
Wavemakers® LIVE
event discounts
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Video coach tips
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Live and recorded group coaching sessions
12-months
Live and recorded masterclasses
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Advance access and
discount to new programs
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Affiliate discounts
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Fee
$299
STEP 1

14-Day Course: Frequently Asked Questions

How much time is involved?

You’ll want to commit 2-hours per week to keep pace and be involved. In just 4-hours you’ll get the formula and know how to use it.

What if I get busy and miss a week?

Don’t worry. Your online course is accessible for two years.

Do I have to be tech savvy?

Our online learning platform is easy to use. We recommend a computer for online workshops, but you can also log in on a tablet/mobile device. If you have trouble, we’re just an email away.

Do I receive continuing education credits (CECs)?

Wavemakers 14-Day Course is approved for AEA, Arthritis Foundation, ACE and ATRI continuing education credits. CECs are earned the date you complete the course.

Are there tests?

Because the workshops award CECs, there are quizzes. But don’t worry! If you don’t pass after the second try, we will send you a personal email to help you understand questions you missed. Most of the time, you won’t need the extra help, but we’ve got your back if you do.

I’ve never taught water exercise. Will I be lost?

Wavemakers is for new and experienced professionals eager to learn and develop new skills. You don’t need years of experience or an exercise science degree. We’re here to answer your questions and guide your journey every step of the way.

I’ve been teaching water exercise for years. Will I learn something new?

Even experienced instructors at the top of their game benefit from Wavemakers®. Some material will be a review. Learning HOW to focus on what works and develop your coaching skills is what will raise your credibility and confidence as a powerful, life-enhancing water exercise coach.

Can I start anytime?

Wavemakers 14-Day course is offered twice a year, normally spring and fall. Get on the list and receive a personal invitation to join.

I only teach specific workout formats. Is Wavemakers® for me?

We teach concepts that can be used to enhance the teaching and practice of any freestyle or pre-choreographed workout format in shallow, deep and transitional depths.

Wavemakers is the place where professionals, participants and facilities are connected to knowledge, resources and each other.

Together, let’s make some waves.
STEP 1
Get the Formula
14 DAYS
$89
Next program starts

Spring 2023
STEP 2
Coach Confidence
1 YEAR
$299
For graduates of

Wavemakers Step 1
All prices in US Dollars
GET ON THE WAITLIST

Our community is always growing and we can't wait to have you join.