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.
May 21, 2019 - Congratulations 2019-2021 Board of Directors
Elections were held at the May 19, 2019 House of Delegates Meeting. Congratulations to the winners! Thank you for serving our LSC!
May 20, 2019 - 2019 Western Zones All-Star Meet Athlete Applications Due June 1st
The Western Zones All-Star Meet will be held in Gresham, Oregon, from August 7-10, 2019. Athlete applications are due by 3 pm, June 1, 2019. We are looking especially for 10 & Under Swimmers to apply! Click for more information and the athlete application form.
May 20, 2019 - Fitter and Faster Swim Clinics Coming to the Bay Area
The Fitter and Faster Swim Tour is coming to San Bruno for age and skill level specific clinics led by Australian Olympic Swimmers Matt Targett! This is a terrific opportunity for all swimmers in the area. Click for more details.
May 16, 2019 - Santa Cruz Small Teams Invitational - October 19 & 20
Calling all small teams - Santa Cruz Swimming is hosting an invite meet just for you! Teams are welcome to come join for a glorious October weekend filled with great team-oriented competition as well as a load of beach fun. October weather in Santa Cruz is fantastic and it’s a perfect time for a great team-oriented event. Click for the meet invitation and details on how to sign your team.
May 1, 2019 - 2019-2020 Pacific Swimming Meets
Most of Pacific Swimming's major meets for the 2019-20 swim year have been awarded. Any club interested in hosting the meets still open should contact Annie Stein at firstname.lastname@example.org Click for more details.
April 30, 2019 - Looking for Officials for Both Western Zone Championship Meets
The Western Zone has a funding program for officials who work all but one session of either of these meets - WZ Senior July 30-Aug. 3 in Clovis, CA, or WZ Age Group Aug. 7-10 in Gresham, OR. Officials' funding to these meets is to promote quality officiating throughout the Zone and to identify officials who are ready to advance and work assigned positions at these meets. Each of these Meets will be an Officials Qualifying Meet and evaluations for all positions are possible. Click for more details on how to sign up.
April 24, 2019 - MBSC Youth Challenge Cup Meet CANCELLED
The MBSC Youth Challenge Cup Meet scheduled for Memorial Day weekend has been cancelled. Refunds will be issued to everyone that was entered.
April 9, 2019 - July 2019 Far Westerns Information
Making your travel plans for the July 2019 Long Course Far Western Championships to be held in Moraga, CA? Click here for more information including group hotel rates.
April 8, 2019 - Zone 3 Athletic/Academic Scholarships Available
The Peter Ruona Zone 3 Memorial Athletic/Academic Award is conferred annually to a top male and female swimmer/student within Zone 3. The Wallace Frank Memorial Athletic/Academic Award was created in 1994 as an additional award for a top runner-up male and female Zone 3 swimmer. FOUR awards will be conferred annually upon TWO male and TWO female graduating high school seniors who represent a USA Swimming member club within the geographic area of Zone 3 of Pacific Swimming. Applications are due May 25, 2019. Click for the application.
April 6, 2019 - New July 2019 Sectional Cuts Posted
There has been an update to the CA/NV Sectional cut times which affect the meet to be held July 18-21, 2019, in Santa Clarita, CA. Click for the link to the entire Sr. Times Overview.
February 22, 2019 - Opportunities for Pacific Swimming Members to Engage at Summer Nationals and Junior Nationals 2019
Alto Swim Club is extending a special invitation to all members of the Pacific Swimming community to share in the fun and excitement of both the Phillips 66 National Championships and Speedo Junior National Championships being held at Stanford University in the summer of 2019. Click for full details.
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 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 5/10/19)
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.