POOL OF POSSIBILITIES; ACHIEVEMENT FOR LIFE
Pacific Swimming, the third largest of USA Swimming's 59 regional associations, is made up of 120 swim clubs and more than 16,000 swimmers. While our membership is centered in California's San Francisco Bay Area, our territory also includes the coastal counties of Northern California from Monterey to the Oregon border, the Stockton-Modesto area of California's Central Valley, and the Reno-Carson City-Lake Tahoe area on the California-Nevada border.
February 14, 2019 - Board of Directors Meeting This Wednesday
The next Board of Directors Meeting will be held Wednesday, February 20, 2019, at the Courtyard San Ramon located at 18090 San Ramon Valley Road, San Ramon. All members of Pacific Swimming and USA Swimming are welcome to attend. Board meetings start at 7:30 PM and generally end at 9 PM.
February 13, 2019 - New Location for AAA Senior Meet on March 2-3, 2019
The location of the Albany Armada Aquatics (AAA) Senior Meet on March 2-3, 2019, has been changed to Albany, CA. Please plan accordingly. Click for the revised meet sheet.
February 8, 2019 - Board of Directors Election to Take Place at House of Delegates Meeting.
The Pacific Swimming Governance/Nominating Committee is putting together the ballot for the next Board of Directors two-year term (September 2019 - August 2021). Elections will be held at the House Of Delegates, May 19, 2019. Click to see how you can nominate yourself or someone else for one of these positions.
February 6, 2019 - 1st Round Bidding for 2019-20 Meets is Now Open
The bidding process is now underway for Pacific Swimming's 2019-20 major competitions. If your club is interested in hosting one of PC's major meets between September 1, 2019, and August 31, 2020, please click for more details, forms and due date.
February 1, 2019 - Daily GoSwim Video Available to All Coaches
Pacific Swimming is pleased to offer a daily GoSwim coach education video to all of our coaches. These will be appear in your inbox each morning. See the attached document for more information.
January 24, 2019 - April 2019 Far Western Championships Hotel Information & Entry File
Click to find more info and flyers for the hotels that the host SCSC has arranged for the Far Westerns Championships, April 4-7, 2019, in Santa Clara, CA.
January 22, 2019 - March 2019 Junior Olympics Hotel Information
Click to find the hotels that the host WCAB has arranged for the Junior Olympics Meet, March 15-17, 2019, in Walnut Creek, CA.
January 15, 2019 - The Athlete Application for the 2019 National Diversity Select Camp Now Open
Each spring, USA Swimming invites 48 athletes from underrepresented populations to participate in a three-day camp program which includes pool training, motivational and education sessions and team-building activities. Selection is based on times swum at USA Swimming sanctioned events. Apply by February 8th. Click for more information and the application.
January 7, 2019 - PC Swimmers' College Commitments (Class of 2019)
Congratulations to the swimmers in the Class of 2019 who will be signing their NLI and/or have received their admission letters from the college they will be swimming at. (Updated 1/29/19)
December 18, 2018 - Congratulations to PLS for Finishing 4th at Winter Nationals
The Pleasanton Seahawks (PLS) finished 4th in Combined Team Standings and 4th in Men's Team Standings at the Winter National Championships in Greensboro, NC. Congratulations!
December 17, 2018 - Congratulations to CROW for Winning the Women's West Junior Nationals Title
Crow Canyon Country Club Sharks (CROW) claimed the Women's team title by 3 points over Bellevue Club Swim Team, 286 to 283 at the West Jr. Nationals Meet in Austin, TX. Click for more details and the link to the article.
December 10, 2018 - National Evaluations for Officials Taking Place at the Upcoming Four Corners Sectional Meet (March 21-24) in Phoenix, AZ
Officials are invited to apply to officiate at the upcoming Four Corners Sectional Meet (March 21-24) in Phoenix, AZ. Applicants must be a current member of USA Swimming and a LSC certified official. The meet is designated as an Officials Qualifying Meet (OQM) for N2 and N3 certifications. Click for more details and the link to the application.
November 29, 2018 - Concussion Protocol Training on Deck Pass
USA Swimming has created a new field in Deck Pass to indicate whether the Concussion Protocol Training has been met for all coaches and officials. Please allow Pacific Swimming a week to transfer all "met" requirements to this new field from the previous field. If after December 8th, your Deck Pass still shows this category as "Not Met", you may contact the Registrar. Thank you for your patience!
November 1, 2018 - Class of 2019 College Commitments
We would like to celebrate our swimmers who have committed to swim at college next year. If you will be signing with your college on November 14th, National Letter of Intent Day, and/or have received your admission letter from the college you will be swimming at, please click for more information on how you can let Pacific Swimming know where you are headed.
October 21, 2018 - 2018-19 Senior Time Standard Overviews Now Posted
The 2018-19 Senior Time Standard Overviews have now been posted and include new standards from WZ, Futures, Summer Jrs. and Nationals. Click for links.