Raul Loranca, also known as Coach Raul, was born in Los Angeles but grew up in the Central Coast of California. He received his B.A. from Cal State University Northridge and is currently working on obtaining his Teaching Credential in Physical Education at Alliant International University. He has worked as a Physical education assistant for the past two years at the middle school level. He previously coached youth sports for the Beyond the Bell Elementary program. He has a wide background in sports including coaching Football, Basketball and Track & Field. Coach Raul hopes to spark interest in physical activity, help his students build fundamental skills, increase sportsmanship and promote fun while being active. Through various sports, drills and games he hopes to also teach important lessons such as teamwork, cooperation, respect for others and building self-confidence. He likes to have students participate in a variety of activities such as strength and core building, conditioning, soccer, volleyball, kickball and much more! Lastly, Coach Raul hopes the students have lots of fun!