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 26, 2020 - New 2020-2021 Registration Forms & Membership Cards
The new 2020-2021 Registration/Membership Forms are available for NEW members who do not have a current membership. Click here for more details for printing membership cards, as well as the new forms.
May 25, 2020 - Efforts to Open Pools Safely for Lap Swim
Since the start of Phase II reopening in California, Pacific Swimming has been communicating how to open pools safely for lap swim to schools, cities, county, and state government and our public health officials. Click for more info.
May 21, 2020 - Joint Letter from all All Nevada Teams to Governor Sisolak
Click to see the signed letter from the 20 Nevada Swim Teams to Governor Sisolak.
May 20, 2020 - Pacific Swimming's Letter to California and Nevada Public Health Officers
Click to see Pacific Swimming's Letter to California and Nevada Public Health Officers.
May 19, 2020 - Joint Letter from all All California LSCs to Governor Newsom
Click to see the signed letter from the General Chairs of all five LSCs in California to Governor Newsom.
May 18, 2020 - Videotape of May 13th Town Hall Zoom Call
If you were unable to attend the May 13th Pacific Swimming Town Hall Zoom call, you may watch a replay of the call using the attached YouTube link. Click for more details.
May 14, 2020 - Webinars Offered by USA Swimming's SWIMBIZ
Looking for information on Social Media, Sponsorship and Swimming marketing for your club? Check out these new past and upcoming webinars offered by USA Swimming's SWIMBIZ
May 8, 2020 - Link for Zoom Recording of Recent Head Coach and Team President Call
Juan Caraveo of USA Swimming has made the link available from the recent Head Coach and Team President Zoom Call. Click for more details.
May 7, 2020 - Suggestions for Complying with the Current Health Order While Returning Swimmers to Practice
This article outlines some suggestions on how teams could start making plans to move forward to getting swimmers back in the water. (Updated 5/11/20)
May 4, 2020 - Pacific Swimming COVID-19 Disaster Relief Grant Information and Guidelines
Pacific Swimming is offering up to $1M in grants to provide financial assistance to our year-round member clubs that have suffered financial injury caused by the COVID-19 Pandemic. Funding will be in three rounds. Click for full details.
May 2, 2020 - USA Swimming's Facility Re-Opening Message and Planning
USA Swimming has put together guidelines, including sample diagrams, of what re-opening swimming facilities could look like. A downloadable PDF is available at the end of the article. Click for more information.
May 1, 2020 - Message to Our Membership from the General Chair - 5/1/20
Please click for the full message to all Pacific Swimming members from the General Chair.
April 25, 2020 - ASCA Live: Recruiting and College Swimming
ASCA has made available a taped replay of their round table with guests Bill Wadley, Jimmy Tierney, and Greg Earhart, where they discuss the process of college swimming recruiting. Click for the link.
April 21, 2020 - Western Zone Championship Meets to Be Postponed One Year
The Western Zone Leadership team met with the General Chairs of the WZ LSC's on Friday, April 17, 2020, to review the current COVID-19 situational impact on Western Zone Events. It was decided that it was in the best interest of all involved to postpone our 2020 WZ Championship meets until 2021. Click for more details.
April 20, 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 5/18/20)