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.
November 19, 2018 - National Evaluations for Officials Taking Place at the Upcoming Junior Olympics in Moraga
Officials wishing to be evaluated at the upcoming 14 & Under Meet in Moraga on Nov. 30th - Dec. 2nd must apply prior to the meet. Click for more details and the application form.
November 13, 2018 - 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 11/15/18)
November 8, 2018 - GoFundMe for Swim Coach Kyle Kikuta
A GoFundMe page has been set up to help with the medical expenses of Kyle Kikuta, swim coach of the Almaden Riptides and countless Pacific Swimming All-Star teams. Click for more details and how you might be able to help.
November 8, 2018 - ASCA Coaching Clinic Registration Now Available
ASCA will be putting on their annual coaches clinic which includes speakers and certification, in Napa, CA, January 3-6, 2019. Speakers are from both Northern and Southern California, as well as across the US. Click for more details, a flyer and a link to sign up.
November 6, 2018 - Pacific Swimming Office Holiday Schedule
Click to see a complete list of days the Pacific Swimming office will be closed for the upcoming holiday season. Please note: membership applications must be postmarked by December 15th in order to be processed prior to January 2nd. Also, meet sheets in need of sanctioning before January 2nd, must be submitted by December 19th.
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.
October 23, 2018 - Coach Education Grant Now Available
The Pacific Swimming Board of Directors, Investment Committee and Club Development Committee, announce the next set of grants available to Pacific Swimming Clubs. This year's grant focuses on Coach Education. Click for more details.
October 22, 2018 - 2019 Pacific Coast All-Star Meet Application Now Available
Each January, Pacific Swimming takes up to 32 swimmers to the Pacific Coast All-Star Meet to compete against teams from Oregon, Pacific Northwest, and Southern California. To be eligible, a swimmer must be between the ages of 11-14 and a current member of Pacific Swimming. The 2019 Pacific Coast All-Star meet will be hosted by Southern California Swimming and takes place in Commerce, CA, on January 5-6, 2019. Click for full details and the application.
October 21, 2018 - 2018-19 Senior Time Standard Overviews Now Posted
The 2018-19 Senior Time Standard Overviews have now been posted and include new standards from WZ, Futures, Summer Jrs. and Nationals. Click for links.
October 20, 2018 - 2018 PacSwim Awards Results and Photos
The annual PacSwim Awards took place on Saturday, October 13th at the Hilton Concord. Swimmers, their families and coaches from throughout the LSC joined to enjoy dinner and special guest, Olympian Tom Shields. Click for full details and photos.
October 19, 2018 - Club Development Provides American Swimming Coaches Association Education to Coaches
Pacific Swimming’s Club Development program is excited to extend the arrangement with the American Swimming Coaches Association to bring the best of coach education to our (ASCA) member coaches. Click for more details.
October 14, 2018 - Aquatics Night with the San Jose Sharks
Join the San Jose Sharks for Aquatics Night, hosted at the SAP Center on Tuesday, November 13th when the Sharks take on the Nashville Predators at 7:30PM or on Tuesday, November 20th when the Sharks take on the Edmonton Oilers at 7:30PM. Each ticket includes a Sharks-themed swim cap and participation in a post-game photo on the ice. Click for the link and more details.
October 12, 2018 - Congratulations to TERA Swimmer at Youth Olympic Games
Congratulations to Andrei Minakov who trains with Terrapins Swim Team in the summer. He won Gold at the Youth Olympic Games swimming a 51.12 in the 100m Butterfly.
October 4, 2018 - Congratulations Pacific Swimming's on USA Swimming's 18 & Under World 100 List
Congratulations to Zoie Hartman (CROW), Miranda Heckman (PLS), Jessica Davis (CROW), Daniella Hawkins (PLS), Chris Jhong (PLS), Ethan Hu (PEAK), Lleyton Plattel (PLS), and Spencer Daily (OAPB) on making USA Swimming's 18 & Under World 100 List. Click for more details and the full list.
October 3, 2018 - 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 Jessica Davis (CROW), Ethan Hu (PEAK) and Armando Vegas (CROW). Click for full details and the link to the article.