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.
January 24, 2020 - PC Swimmers' College Commitments (Class of 2020)
Congratulations to the swimmers in the Class of 2020 who will be signing their NLI and/or have received their admission letters from the college they will be swimming at. Click for the full list. (Updated 1/24/20)
January 16, 2020 - 1st Round Bidding for 2020-2021 Meets is Now Open
The bidding process is now underway for Pacific Swimming's 2020-21 major competitions. If your club is interested in hosting one of PC's major meets between September 1, 2020, and August 31, 2021, please click for more details, forms and due date.
January 9, 2020 - 2020 National Diversity Select Camp Application Now Available
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. Click for more information and the application.
January 3, 2020 - Opportunity to Officiate at Spring CA/NV Sectionals
CA/NV Spring Sectionals are being held February 27th thru March 1st in Carlsbad, CA, at the Alga Norte Aquatic Center. Click for the application to officiate at this meet.
December 16, 2019 - New 2020 Requirements for Coaches and Officials
Just a reminder that Concussion Protocol Training is required in 2020 for both coaches and officials. In addition, coaches must also complete the USADA Coach’s Advantage Tutorial. Click for full details on how to make sure you are certified in time.
December 13, 2019 - Congratulations Olympic Training Camp Participants
Pacific Swimming is sending 24 swimmers to a Distance Camp at the Olympic Training Center at the end of January. Click for a complete list. (Updated 12/20/19)
December 9, 2019 - Congratulations Brandon Fischer (LAC)
Congratulations to Livermore Aquacowboys swimmer Brandon Fischer who broke 2 US Masters Records for the 30-34 year old age group in the 100 and 200 yard breast at the US Open Championships in Atlanta Georgia on December 8th. These records were formerly held by Olympian Ed Moses. Brandon also placed 13th and 9th in the 100 and 200 meter Breaststroke’s at the meet. Congratulations!
December 6, 2019 - 2019-20 Senior Time Standard Overview Now Updated
The 2019-20 Senior Time Standard Overviews have now been updated to include new standards from all the meets through 2020.
December 5, 2019 - USA Swimming Posts Time Standards for Speedo Summer Championships
Due to this being an Olympic year, USA Swimming is hosting one Speedo Summer Championships in lieu of both Summer Nationals and Summer Junior Nationals. The meet will be held August 4-8, 2020 in Indianapolis, IN. There are time cuts for 18 & Unders an 19 & Overs. Click for more details.
December 4, 2019 - 2020 CA/NV Sectionals Dates and Locations Announced
The dates and locations for the 2020 Spring Sectionals, Summer Sectionals and Winter Sectionals have been announced. Click for more details.
November 25, 2019 - Beware of Spam and Phishing Emails
Please be diligent and double-check the actual email address from any suspicious or unusual email you get from Pacific Swimming. There are people out there trying to exploit our organization. Pacific Swimming will never ask you to wire money to anyone associated with Pacific Swimming. When you get any sort of email asking for money, please be sure to call first before you do anything and if you find these sorts of emails coming through, please be sure to report them as spam or phishing if you are using Gmail.
November 21, 2019 - Pacific Swimming's Report on Stockton Swim Club Athlete Case
For Pacific Swimming's report to our membership regarding the settlement of the civil case of sexual abuse of a Stockton Swim Club athlete, please click here.
November 11, 2019 - News Story on Oaklantis Swim Team
Recently KTVU Fox 2 News did a feature story on the mission statement of the Oaklantis Swim Team. Click here to read a synopsis of the story or for the link to watch a re-broadcast.
November 4, 2019 - Class of 2020 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 13th, 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 22, 2019 - Time Standards Files for Hy-Tek Now Available for All 2019-20 JO and FW Meets
The Hy-Tek Time Standards files for all Junior Olympics meets and both Far Western meets are now available for download. Click here for the files.