Every year Pacific Swimming puts together teams for All-Star meets. Each team has varying levels of requirements and restrictions for eligibility. More complete information regarding each of these meets, including applications, will be posted when it is available.
Zone All-Star Developmental Meet
Each March, all five zones (1N, 1S, 2, 3, 4) select up 64 swimmers, ages 14 & under, to compete in the PC All-Star Developmental Meet. This year's meet will be held March 3-4, 2018, in Carson City, NV. To be eligible to participate in this meet a swimmer cannot have competed in either Western Zones, North American Challenge Cup, or Pacific Coast All-Stars. Applications are due in January. Please contact your Zone for more information.
Pacific Coast All-Star Meet
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 2018 Pacific Coast All Star meet is hosted by Pacific Northwest Swimming and takes place in Snohomish, WA on January 6-7, 2018. 32 swimmers will be selected to compete (age groups 11-12, and 13-14). Team will travel from Bay Area to Washington on Friday, January 5th in the afternoon and return on Sunday, January 7th in the evening.
Western Zone All-Star Meet
Pacific Swimming takes up to 72 swimmers to the Western Zone All-Star Meet to compete against teams from Alaska, Arizona, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Utah, Washington, and Wyoming. Generally held in early August, Pacific Swimming athletes ages 14 & under who have met the meet time standards, and have not competed in an individual event at Junior or Senior Nationals, are eligible to apply.
This year, the 2018 Western Zone Meet takes place August 8-11, 2018, in Roseville, California (team leaves on the 7th and returns on the 12th). Pacific Swimming will select up to a total of 72 athletes for the team, twelve (12) athletes in each of the age groups (10/U girls, 10/U boys, 11-12 girls, 11-12 boys, 13-14 girls, and 13-14 boys.
The athlete application must be returned by June 2nd, 2018. Athlete applications can be mailed to Jeanette Soe (address on application). Applications may also be picked up and/or turned in at the All-Star Desk at the April Far Western Championships in Santa Clara.
Interested coaches and managers must submit their application by April 29, 2018.
Should you have any questions, contact Jeanette Soe, Pacific Swimming Travel Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org