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.
October 23, 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.
October 21, 2019 - 2019-20 Senior Time Standard Overview Now Posted
The 2019-20 Senior Time Standard Overviews have now been posted and include new standards from Western Zones, Futures, Winter Jrs., Winter US Open, and Olympic Trials. Click for links to these standards.
October 18, 2019 - Annual Coaches Clinic to be Held in Napa, January 2nd-5th, 2020
The annual ASCA Coaches Clinic will be held in Napa, January 2nd - 5th, 2020. Speakers to include John Leonard, Keenan Robinson, Megan Oesting, Mark Schubert, Bob Bowman, David Marsh, Abi Liu, and Dana Kirk. Click for the flyer and details on how to sign up.
October 16, 2019 - National Evaluations for Officials Taking Place at the Upcoming Senior Meet (November 9th-10th) in Pleasanton
National Evaluations for Officials Taking Place at the Upcoming Senior Meet (November 9th-10th) in Pleasanton. Click for more details.
October 15, 2019 - 2019 Awards Banquet Results and Photos
The annual PacSwim Awards took place on Saturday, October 12th at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Concord. Swimmers, their families and coaches from throughout the LSC joined to enjoy dinner and special guest, Olympian Dana Vollmer. Click for full details and photos.
October 13, 2019 - Pacific Swimming Athletes Help to Feed the Hungry
Today we had 44 Pacific Swimming athletes spending the afternoon packaging food for Rise Against Hunger. This food will eventually be shipped to families in Mexico or Southeast Asia. For more details, participants, and photos, click here.
October 12, 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 2, 2019 - Congratulations USA Swimming National Select Camp Athletes
Three of Pacific Swimming's athletes were chosen for the USA Swimming National Select Camp to be held at the training camp in Colorado Springs, CO. Congratulations Audrey J-Cheng (PASA), Jassen Yep (PEAK) and Matthew Chung (SCSC). Click for full details and the link to the article.
September 9, 2019 - Congratulations 2018-19 Scholastic All America Athletes
Pacific Swimming is home to 75 Scholastic All America Athletes. Pacific Swimming would like to congratulate all of the PC swimmers that are part of the 2018-2019 Scholastic All America Team! Click for the complete list of athletes.
August 21, 2019 - New Education Requirements for Coaches and Officials
USA Swimming has set new educational requirements for coaches and officials effective September 1, 2019. Click for full details.
August 15, 2019 - Congratulations PC Olympics Trials Qualifiers
We would like to congratulate the 74 Pacific Swimming athletes that have already achieved one or more Olympic Trials cuts through the end of the 18-19 season! Click to see the entire list.
August 14, 2019 - 2020 Registration Forms & Membership Cards
The 2020 Registration/Membership Forms are available for new/renewing members who do not have a current membership. Click here for more details for printing membership cards, as well as the new forms.
August 10, 2019 - New Proposed Bylaws Now Posted
Pacific Swimming has revised their bylaws to align with the USA Swimming template. These bylaws will be voted on at the next House of Delegates Meeting, October 13, 2019, at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Concord, CA. Click for the link to preview the bylaws.
August 5, 2019 - 2019-20 JO and FW Time Standards Set
The new short course time standards are now posted. These time standards cover the Dec. 2019 and March 2020 Junior Olympics and the April 2020 Far Westerns. Click for full details.
May 22, 2019 - New Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy
All USA Swimming clubs are required to implement the USA Swimming Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy (MAAPP) in full by June 23, 2019. MAAPP contains five sections: one-on-one interactions, travel, social media and electronic communications, locker rooms and changing areas and massage, rubdowns and athletic training modalities. There are additional steps that our 18+ year old athletes must complete by the deadline before they are able to swim in a meet. Click for the full policy and other education materials.