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.

  • August 9, 2022 - Upcoming 2022-23 Registration Procedures
    Beginning September 1, 2022, for the 2022-2023 membership year, USA Swimming Membership Registration process will be available ONLINE. Currently we are not aware of a way to register anyone besides this new online process and we will not have new forms for 2023. New and Existing members will receive a new unique 14 character alphanumeric member code to replace their existing USA Swimming ID. Pacific Swimming will stop processing 2022 memberships received after August 14, 2022, to help with transition. Click for more information.
  • August 8, 2022 - New Requirement for all Adult (18+) CA-Residing Non-Athlete Members
    All adult non-athlete members residing in California will be required to complete the Mandatory Reporting: Understanding Your Responsibility training course on the LEARN platform. All existing California adult non-athlete members must complete this requirement no later than November 3, 2022. If the requirement has not been met by November 3, 2022, the member will not be a member in good standing with USA Swimming unless or until such time as the training is completed; new members must complete the course as a condition of their membership. Click for more information and the links to complete this new requirement.
  • July 13, 2022 - Congratulations BAY, AC, SSS, TERA, and SUNN on Becoming a Safe Sport Recognized Clubs
    We would like to recognize Swim South Bay, AC Swim Club, Sebastopol Sea Serpents, Terrapins Swim Team, and SUNN Swimming 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.
  • June 21, 2022 - Congratulations to our Class of 2022 Athlete Reps!
    We would like to take the opportunity to celebrate our Class of 2022 Senior Athlete Representatives! We are so appreciative of the time and work that they have put into the Athlete Rep program and Pacific Swimming over the years. We wish them all the best as they head off to the next chapter of their lives! Click for details on where they are all heading off to.
  • June 13, 2022 - Deck Pass to be Disconnected from TeamUnify Starting June 14, 2022
    June 14, 2022 will be the last day of your Deck Pass member connection to TeamUnify. After that date, you will no longer be able to access your USA Swimming Deck Pass member information on the TeamUnify app. You will still have access to your Deck Pass account information until September 1, 2022 on the USA Swimming website and Deck Pass Plus mobile app. This change simply removes the connection to Team Unify products. Click for more details.
  • June 6, 2022 - 2021-22 Scholastic All America Applications Now Open
    Online applications are being accepted for the Scholastic All America Team, which is made up of high school student-athletes who have a grade point average of 3.5 or higher in the 2021-22 school year and who have achieved the required time standard in a single event. Deadline to apply is September 6, 2022. For more details, click here.
  • May 26, 2022 - Recording of May 22, 2022 House of Delegates Meeting
    If you were unable to attend our House of Delegates meeting this past May 22, 2022, you may watch the recording of the Zoom Meeting. Click for the link.
  • May 23, 2022 - Congratulations to CROW's Bailey Hartman
    Crow Canyon Sharks' Bailey Hartman has been named to the USA Swimming Junior Pan Pacific Championship team which will compete in events August 24-27 in Honolulu, Hawaii. Athletes qualified for the Junior Pan Pacific Championships via their swims at the 2022 Phillips 66 International Championships. Congratulations Bailey!
  • May 21, 2022 - Congratulations MBSC on Becoming a Safe Sport Recognized Club
    We would like to recognize Monterey Bay Swim Club 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.
  • April 11, 2022 - Congratulations to 18 & Under National Open Water Champion Aidan Pflieger of RENO!
    Aidan Pflieger (RENO - Z4) competed in the Open Water Nationals meet April 1-3, 2022 in both the 5K and 10K races at Ft. Myers, FL. Aidan finished in 1st Place as the National Champion for the 18 & Under age group in the 5k race. Aidan was the only athlete competing from Pacific Swimming and he is also Pacific Swimming's Senior Athlete Rep. Congratulations Aidan!
  • April 11, 2022 - Recordings of Spring Far Western Championship Races
    The host team, Quicksilver Swimming, has made available all sessions of Short Course Far Westerns from Morgan Hill this past weekend on their YouTube channel. The link is www.youtube.com/QSSLive
  • April 11, 2022 - PC Swimmers' College Commitments (Class of 2022)
    Congratulations to the swimmers in the Class of 2022 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 6/6/22)
  • April 4, 2022 - 2022 Western Zone Senior Championship Updates
    Information for the July 26-30, 2022 Western Zone Senior Championships including time standards, qualifying time period & bonus standards, are now available. Click for more details.
  • April 4, 2022 - 2021-22 Senior Time Standard Overviews Now Updated
    The 2021-22 Senior Time Standard Overviews have now been updated to include new standards from Western Zones, Winter Jrs., Summer Jr. Nationals, and Summer Nationals. Click for details.
  • February 26, 2022 - Announcing the 2022 Pacific Swimming Disability, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Team Award
    The Pacific Swimming Diversity, Disability, Equity, & Inclusion Committee is happy to award a $500 grant to the Richmond Sailfish as a team that has demonstrated a consistent pattern of breaking barriers while cultivating and promoting diversity initiatives that establish and foster a more inclusive and equitable environment, thus leading to recruitment, retention and promotion of individuals of underrepresented populations. Click for more details and photos of the check presentation.