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.
September 3, 2015 - PacSwim Awards: Relay of the Year Finalists
The following relays have been selected as finalists for PC's Relay of the Year award. The winning relays will be announced at this October's PacSwim Awards.
September 3, 2015 - PacSwim Awards: Race of the Year Finalists
Congratulations to the following swimmers have been selected as finalists for PC's Race of the Year award. The winning swimmers will be announced at this October's PacSwim Awards.
September 3, 2015 - PacSwim Awards: Swimmers of the Year Finalists (Age Group)
Congratulations to the following swimmers have been selected as finalists for PC's Swimmer of the Year award in the Age Group Division. The winners will be announced at this October's PacSwim Awards.
September 2, 2015 - PacSwim Awards: Coach of the Year Finalists
Based on coach nominations, the following coaches have been named finalists for the 2014-15 Coach of the Year awards at this October's PacSwim Awards.
September 1, 2015 - Maxime Rooney (PLS) Makes the 2015-2016 US National Team
USA Swimming announced the 2015-2016 US National Team today. Maxime Rooney of the Pleasanton Seahawks was named to the team. To read the article and to see the complete list of names, click here.
August 31, 2015 - PacSwim Awards: Outstanding Swimmers (Short Course)
Congratulations to the following swimmers who have been selected as Pacific Swimming's Short Course Outstanding Swimmers for their age.
August 31, 2015 - PacSwim Awards: Outstanding Swimmers (Long Course)
Congratulations to the following swimmers who have been selected as Pacific Swimming's Long Course Outstanding Swimmers for their age.
August 28, 2015 - Maxime Rooney Shines at World Junior Championships
Maxime Rooney (PLS), the only non-university Pacific Swimming swimmer to make a major team this summer, is currently swimming at the FINA World Junior Championships in Singapore. He has already won 2 gold medals and 1 silver medal! To read more about his accomplishments this season, please click here.
August 27, 2015 - Officials Major Meet Schedule Updated
The 2015-16 Officials major meet schedule has been updated and posted for viewing.
August 12, 2015 - Western Zone Elite Speed and Power Swim Camp coming to Santa Clara, CA, on Sep 26-27
The Fitter and Faster Swim Tour is hosting an Elite Speed and Power Swim Camp in Santa Clara, CA, on September 26-27. This is a very unique two-day racing camp for speed-oriented athletes that will be led by 2012 Olympian Davis Tarwater and 2008 Olympic Silver Medalist, Christine Magnuson. The camp is limited to only 72 participants for the whole Western Zone and there are qualifying times to attend. Click here for more information.
August 11, 2015 - 2016 Registration (beginning September 1, 2015)
The following registration types may be submitted now: Fall Season Athletes, NEW Year-Round Athletes, Fall Season Clubs, NEW Year-Round Clubs, & NEW Non-Athlete Members For more details click here.
August 10, 2015 - Outreach Athlete Applications Available
Pacific Swimming participates in the USA Swimming Outreach Program and offers registration at the USA Swimming registration fee of $5.00 with no additional fees to Pacific Swimming. Click here for the qualifying criteria and link to application form.
August 4, 2015 - NEW - Meet Entry Fee Assistance Program
Pacific Swimming is introducing a new Meet Entry Fee Assistance Program (MEFAP) to help swimmers cover the costs of entering swim meets. The swimmer would pay for the splash fee associated with each meet and Pacific Swimming will cover the individual swims. Click here for more information.
July 9, 2015 - Regional Coaches Clinic Coming to Fairfield, CA
The Regional Coaching Clinic program brings affordable clinics directly to teams in their own LSCs. These clinics are designed for the entire coaching staff from the novice coach to the senior level coach.
July 6, 2015 - USA Swimming's Safe Spot Launches FREE Online Anti-Bullying Training
USA Swimming and its Safe Sport program are committed to fostering a fun, healthy, and safe environment for all of its members. To help increase awareness and reduce the risk of abuse, Safe Sport has launched a new online course to help parents and coaches identify and address bullying behaviors.