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 29, 2023 - Officials: Order Your Free 2024 USA Swimming Rulebook by Friday
The 2024 USA Swimming Rulebook will be available sometime late December, early January. Please complete this order form no later than Friday, December 1, 2023, to request a FREE copy. After this date, they may be purchased through SwimOutlet. Click for the link.
November 20, 2023 - Pacific Swimming Office Holiday Schedule
Pacific Swimming wishes its clubs and members the very best of the holiday season. Click to see the dates when the Pacific Swimming office will be closed for the holidays. Please note: meet sheets in need of sanctioning for the Jan 5-7 and Jan 12-14 weekends, must be submitted by December 20th, and all club registrations and meet personnel must be registered (with all valid certifications) for 2024. Click for more details.
November 14, 2023 - 2024 Western Zone Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Camp Applications Now Available
The 2024 Western Zone Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Camp will be held at Butler University in Indianapolis, IN, June 17-20, 2024, during the Olympic Trials. The purpose of this camp is to instill a vision of success and inspire athletes from under-represented populations to become leaders in the sport of swimming. Each LSC in the Western Zone will send at least two athletes to attend this camp. Click for more details.
November 8, 2023 - PC Swimmers' College Commitments - Class of 2024
Congratulations to the swimmers in the Class of 2024 who will be signing their NLI and/or have received their admission letters from the college they will be swimming at. Click for the full list. (Updated 11/27/23)
November 6, 2023 - Applications for Olympic Paralympic Training Camp Now Available - Due December 17, 2023
Applications for the 2024 OPTC (formerly OTC) Distance Training Camp to be held February 8-11, 2024, in Colorado Spring, CO are now available. Applications are due by Midnight, December 17, 2023. Click for qualifications and the link to apply.
November 2, 2023 - Club Grant Applications Are Now Available
The Pacific Swimming Board of Directors and Investment Committee announce the next grant available to Pacific Swimming Clubs. To further support the critical areas of our LSC, Pacific Swimming is offering a structured Grant Program to support facilities and the meet hosting process, the development of the athlete, and the professional growth of the coach. Click for more details.
November 1, 2023 - Class of 2024 College Swimming Commitments
We would like to celebrate our swimmers who have committed to swim at college next year. If you have received your admission letter from the college you will be swimming at next year, please click for the link to fill out the form.
October 31, 2023 - Eight Pacific Swimming Clubs Named to USA Swimming's 2023-24 Club Excellence List
Each year, USA Swimming releases their list of the top 200 highest-performing clubs within the organization in the development of swimmers 18 and younger. Of these 200 clubs, the top 20 are dubbed "Gold Medal" clubs, the next 80 are "Silver Medal," and the final 100 are considered "Bronze Medal." For 2023-24, eight clubs from Pacific Swimming have made the list. Click for more details.
October 30, 2023 - Congratulations 2022-23 Scholastic All America Athletes!
Pacific Swimming is home to 68 Scholastic All America Athletes, 3rd highest LSC in USA Swimming! Pacific Swimming would like to congratulate all of the PC swimmers that are part of the 2022-2023 Scholastic All America Team! Click for the complete list of athletes.
October 24, 2023 - Congratulations MBSC, BAY, AC, SSS, TERA, SUNN, MONT, UD, CROW, MCSD, BSW, PLS, PST, TIDE, EBSD, OAPB, VJO, and SFSL on Becoming a Safe Sport Recognized Clubs
We would like to recognize Monterey Bay Swim Club, Swim South Bay, AC Swim Club, Sebastopol Sea Serpents, Terrapins Swim Team, SUNN Swimming, Montclair Swim Team, Ukiah Dolphins, Crow Canyon Sharks, Mendocino Coast Sea Dragons, Brentwood Seawolves, Pleasanton Seahawks, Piedmont Swim Team, Almaden Riptide, East Bay Silver Dolphins, Orinda Aquatics, Vallejo Aquatic Club, and San Francisco Seals Swim Team on achieving Safe Sport Recognized Club status! The Safe Sport Recognized Club Program (“SSRP”) allows a USA Swimming member club to publicly demonstrate its unwavering commitment to creating an abuse-free, safe, healthy and positive environment for all its members through the implementation of the Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy, Anti-Bullying measures, Safe Sport Best Practices and Athlete Protection Training. Click for more details on how your club can become a Safe Sport Recognized Club.
October 23, 2023 - National Certification Evaluations to Take Place at Upcoming Winter Age Group Championship Meet in Moraga, CA
Officials wishing to be evaluated at the upcoming Winter Age Group Championship Meet on December 1-3 in Moraga, must apply with Mike Davis via email prior to the meet or when they first arrive at the competition and attend pre-session meetings. Click for the application.
October 18, 2023 - 2023 PacSwim Award Results and Photos
The annual PacSwim Awards took place on Saturday, October 15th in Pleasant Hill. Swimmers, their families and coaches from throughout the LSC joined to enjoy dinner and special guest, Olympian Hunter Armstrong. Click for full details and photos.
October 17, 2023 - 2024 Pacific Coast All-Star Applications are Now Available
The Athlete, Coach and Manager/Chaperone applications are now available for the Pacific Coast All-Star Meet, held in Los Angeles, January 6-7, 2024. Click for more details.
September 28, 2023 - Congratulations Pacific Swimming Athletes invited to USA Swimming's National Select Camp
Congratulations to Liberty Clark (CROW), Mia Su (SCSC), Davina Huang (SCSC), Natalie Mak (CROW), Dar Lavrenko (LAMV), and Tim Wu (PLS) on being chosen to attend the USA Swimming National Select Camp on either October 12-15 or October 26-29. Click for more details the full rosters.
September 26, 2023 - USA Swimming Aquatics Night at the San Jose Sharks
Come watch the San Jose Sharks take on the Anaheim Ducks on January 20, 2024. Tickets purchased through the link will include a Sharks swim cap and a pre-game meet and greet with Olympians Ryan Murphy and Abbey Weitzeil! Click for more details and the link to purchase tickets.