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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.
April 3, 2020 - Coach Certification Requirements – Extensions
As a result of the closures of many facilities due to COVID-19, coaches may find it difficult to renew some certifications. Steps are being taken to assist with this issue for coaches whose Lifeguard Training, In-Water Safety Training or CPR/AED certifications expire between March 1 and June 30, 2020. Click for full details.
March 31, 2020 - Consolidated COVID-19 Information
In the interest of gathering all the information in one spot, a COVID-19 Information page has been created under the tab Resources on the far right side of our website.
March 28, 2020 - Dryland Distance Learning Approved for Insurance Coverage
The USA Swimming Operational Risk Team has advocated for accommodations relative to Dry Land training to help club leadership and coaches maintain training regimens during periods of public facility closure. Click for full details.
March 27, 2020 - Message to Our Membership from the General Chair - 3/27/20
Please click for the full message to all Pacific Swimming members from the General Chair.
March 24, 2020 - USA Swimming Statement Regarding the Postponement of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020
Click for the full message from USA Swimming CEO Tim Hinchey
March 20, 2020 - Congratulations Western Zone Select Meet Camp Athletes!
Congratulations to the 7 Pacific Swimming athletes selected for the Western Zone Select Meet Camp to be held May 28-31, 2020, at Arizona State University in Tempe, AZ. Click for the full list and the selection process.
March 20, 2020 - Congratulations Coaches for Zone Select Camps!
Congratulations to the four Pacific Swimming coaches chosen as staff for the various zone select camps happening in May 2020! Click for the full staff lists and their locations.
March 17, 2020 - USA Swimming Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update - March 17, 2020
Pacific Swimming will follow the mandate of USA Swimming and has cancelled all Pacific Swimming meets through April 30, 2020.
March 14, 2020 - A Note to Pacific Swimming Regarding The Next 30 Days
Please click for the full message to all Pacific Swimming members regarding the next 30 days within Pacific Swimming.
March 12, 2020 - 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.
March 12, 2020 - USA Swimming Recommends Cancellation of Meets for 30 Days
Click for USA Swimming's response to meets in regards to the Coronavirus.
March 12, 2020 - Far Westerns Meet Will Not be Held April 2-5, 2020
The 2020 Short Course Far Westerns Meet will not be held April 2-5, 2020. It is unknown at this time whether the meet can be rescheduled or will be cancelled for the season. Thank you for your patience during this time and keep checking our site for updates.
March 9, 2020 - Message from General Chair Regarding Coronavirus
Please click for the full message to all Pacific Swimming members regarding meets where Coronavirus could be a concern for swimmers and their families.
March 6, 2020 - 2020-2021 Pacific Swimming Meets
All of Pacific Swimming's major meets for the 2020-21 swim year have now been awarded. Click for more details.
February 20, 2020 - Congratulations ALTO, LGSC, and PLS on Becoming Safe Sport Recognized Clubs
Pacific Swimming would like to recognize Alto Swim Club, Los Gatos Swim Club and the Pleasanton Seahawks on achieving Safe Sport Recognized Club status. The Safe Sport Recognized Club Program (“SSRP”) allows a USA Swimming member club to publicly demonstrate its unwavering commitment to creating an abuse-free, safe, healthy and positive environment for all its members through the implementation of the Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy, Anti-Bullying measures, Safe Sport Best Practices and Athlete Protection Training. Click for more details on how your club can become a Safe Sport Recognized Club.