13-14 YEAR OLD LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT CAMP
This camp on October 26, 2019, is for athletes interested in becoming the voice of their sport. The focus will be on developing leadership skills, preparing athletes to engage in club and zone level governance and educating athletes about LSC governance. The voice of the athlete, both as a leader and stakeholder, will be the primary emphasis, encouraging engagement, community action and involvement in various levels of governance
This camp will include:
Guest Speakers 2-3 Swim Sessions
Team Building Activities Leadership Development
USA Swimming giveaways Commemorative gift
There has been a venue change to the Robert Livermore Aquatic Center in Livermore, CA.
Camp participants must be 13-14 years of age at the time of the camp and be in 8th or higher grade. Campers will need to arrive promptly at 8:00 am and will be ready to depart at 5:00 pm.
Swimmers will need to bring: Suit, goggles, team cap if they would like to trade, a couple of towels, and shoes and clothes for classroom activities.
Applications are due Wednesday, October 2, 2019. We will be selecting a maximum of 30 athletes to participate in the camp.
Cost of Camp: $40.00 per athlete (Checks Payable to Pacific Swimming)
Questions? Email Cindy Rowland at email@example.com
OLYMPIC TRAINING CENTER DISTANCE CAMP
This year the OTC (Olympic Training Center) camp will be January 30 - February 2, 2020, in Colorado Springs, CO.
In order to considered, athletes must be between 13-18 years old on the first day of the camp. Pacific Swimming will select 24 athletes (12 female/12 male) to attend the camp. Athletes will be selected based on the following criteria, in the following order:
1st Priority: Top 2 Applicants (Male and Female) in the 1500m/1650y Free based on USA Swimming Power Points
2nd Priority: Top 2 Applicants (Male and Female) in the 800m/1000y Free based on USA Swimming Power Points
3rd Priority: Top 2 Applicants (Male and Female) in the 400m/500y Free based on USA Swimming Power Points
4th Priority: Remaining Top 6 Applicants (Male and Female) based on USA Swimming IMX Scores
5th Priority: If the 12 roster spots (Male and Female) are not filled based on the above, the remaining spots will be filled by the applicant(s) with the highest USA Swimming Power Point scores in any of the following events: 1500m/1650y Free, 800m/1000y Free, 400m/500y Free, 400 IM, 200 Back, 200 Breast, 200 Fly
Only best times and single-season IMX scores from September 2018 through December 8, 2019 will be considered. Athletes must have competed in at least one of the following events: 200 Breast/Fly/Back, 400 IM, 500/400 Free, or longer Freestyle event.
Congratulations to our selected 2020 participants!
10 & UNDER SWIM CAMP
The annual Adam Szmidt Memorial 10 & Under Swim Camp is traditionally held in the Spring. Applications are accepted at the 10 and Under Short Course Championship, April 20, 2019. Athletes must be ten years old or younger on the day of the camp, and must have competed in that year’s 10 and Under Short Course Championship Meet. The athlete must have competed in at least one individual event at the 10 and Under Short Course Championship to qualify for this camp.