Dave Durden is an American swimming coach. Durden has been the men's swimming head coach at Cal since 2007. In 2016 Durden was selected as a men's assistant coach for the US Olympic Swimming Team. He was also named Coach of the Meet at the 2016 US Olympic Swimming Trials.  In 2015 Durden served as head coach of the US Swimming team at the World Championships in Kazan, Russia.He previously worked as an assistant coach Dave Salo's Novaquatics and an assistant coach to Dave Marsh at Auburn University.