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.
April 20, 2018 - Summer Far Westerns Hotel Information
For summer Far Western Championships, Orinda Aquatics has secured some hotel room blocks at the following hotels: 1. Residence Inn, Pleasant Hill, CA; 2. Holiday Inn Express, Walnut Creek, CA; 3. Hyatt House, Pleasant Hill, CA Click for more details of booking at these hotels
April 19, 2018 - IMPORTANT - Change for LC Junior Olympics, July 6-8
Due to unforeseen delays in renovations to the Concord pool and deck, the Summer LC Junior Olympics, July 6-8, 2018 scheduled to be held at the Concord site is cancelled. The 2018 Summer LC Junior Olympics will be hosted by WEST and held at the Frank Fiscalini Swim Center at Independence High School in San Jose. The meet will be for 14 & Under swimmers ONLY with single age finals and open to all swimmers from Pacific Swimming with qualifying times. Click for more details.
April 18, 2018 - Congratulations Western Zone Diversity & Inclusion Select Camp Roster
Congratulations to Pacific Swimming athletes selected for the Diversity & Inclusion Select Camp, June 14-17, 2018, in San Diego, CA - Rea Smith, Malcom Mackey, Kylie Juan and August Garcia. Click for the entire camp roster from throughout the Western Zones.
April 10, 2018 - Reminder: Rules and Regulation Test Unavailable April 15-30
The Rules and Regulations for Swim Coaches test and the Officials Online Testing will be unavailable online from April 15-30. There is no grace period and you will not be able to be on deck or at practice until all their educational requirements are met. If this is a needed requirement before May 1, please be sure to take the test prior to April 14. Click for more details.
April 10, 2018 - 2nd Round of Bidding for 2018-19 Season Complete
The 2nd Round of Bidding for the 2018-19 season has now been completed. Click for the entire list of meets awarded in Rounds 1 and 2.
March 24, 2018 - PC Swimmers' College Commitments (Class of 2018)
Congratulations to the swimmers in the Class of 2018 who have committed to swim at their college or university next fall. (Updated 4/25/18)
March 20, 2018 - Help support the “VJO Fire Relief” Senior Open Meet on June 23th - 24th 2018.
Vallejo Aquatic Club has just recently taken on hosting the Pacific Swimming Senior Meet on June 23-24 in an effort to help their team recover from the devastating wildfires. Click for more information from the team.
March 14, 2018 - Interested in an Open Water Swim?
The meet sheet is now out for the Davis Aquatics Masters Lake Berryessa Swim, June 2, 2018. Swim are available for youth and adults, 1- and 2-mile swims. Click for more information and the meet sheet.
March 11, 2018 - 2018 Western Zones All-Star Meet Athlete Applications Now Available
The Western Zones All-Star Meet will be held in Roseville, California, from August 8-11, 2018. Athlete applications are due by June 2, 2018. Click for more information and the athlete application form.
March 11, 2018 - 2018 Western Zone Coach & Manager Applications Now Available
Coach and manager applications are now available for download for the 2018 Western Zone Championships, August 8-11, 2018, in Roseville, California.
March 10, 2018 - Stockton Swim Club Athletes to Swim in Tokyo, Japan Meet
An invitation from Tokyo, Japan was extended to 25 athletes, aged 7-17, from Stockton Swim Club to participate at the “March Age Group Championship Swim Meet” this weekend, March 10-11, 2018. Fundraising efforts, including a grant from Pacific Swimming Diversity and Inclusion helped send these swimmers on this trip. Click for the full press release and more details.
March 8, 2018 - 1st Round of Bidding Completed for PC 2018-2019 Season
The first round of bidding for PC Meets in the 2018-2018 season has been completed and the awarded meets are now posted. Click for the results. Stay tuned for information for the 2nd round of bidding.
March 5, 2018 - New Travel Support Forms Posted
Travel Support Forms are now posted for Spring Sectionals, Open Water Nationals, Summer Sectionals, Summer Nationals, Summer Jr. Nationals and Pro Swim Series. Click for the link.
March 2, 2018 - "A" Medals Offered at a Discount
Pacific has purchased "A" medals in bulk and is passing the savings on to its member teams. We are selling the medals for $0.75 each plus shipping and handling. Click for more details.
February 27, 2018 - About Bill S. 534, the Safe Sport Authorization Act of 2017
On February 14, 2018, Senate bill S. 534 – Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse and Safe Sport Authorization Act of 2017 – was signed into law and became effective immediately. Click for the full article.