About the Teacher
Phone: (508) 430-7200
Degrees and Certifications:
Marcus De La Vega - Physical Education/Wellness
Raised in Queens, New York, Mr. De La Vega has lived in Upstate New York; Pennsylvania, PA; Charleston, SC; South Boston; Easton, MA, and now Harwich! For the past 4 years he's taught team sports, dance, and gymnastics in the Norfolk school district and supervised the ropes course in the summers at Camp West Woods in Stoughton, MA. He also brings with him a wealth of coaching experience having been a coach for the King Philip Wrestling team for many years. In his free time, he enjoys Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, fishing, kayaking, and entertaining his children: Ben (7) and Rebecca (4).
Mr. D is looking for anyone interested in creating a wrestling program and needs your help! The sport of wrestling helps young people develop important qualities such as self-esteem, sportsmanship, work ethic, and leadership skills. Come ask about the world's oldest sport!