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.
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.
September 23, 2023 - Summer 2023 Travel Support Forms Due Soon
If your team still needs to submit their forms for any Summer 2023 meets, please do so by the due dates. Click for the link to the forms as well as the due dates.
September 20, 2023 - Be Mindful of Air Quality This Week and Going Forward
Please be aware of the air quality at your pools this week. Please check reliable air quality sites to determine if your practices should be held or cancelled. Any area that shows an AQI of 150+ should not be holding practices. Click for more information as well as sites where you can check the air near you.
September 19, 2023 - Congratulations Pacific Swimming Athletes on USA Swimming's National Junior Team Roster
Congratulations to Arthur Balva (PASA), Bailey Hartman (CROW), Raya Mellott (CROW) and Luka Mijatovic (PLS) for making the USA Swimming National Junior Team. Click for the full team.
September 18, 2023 - Registration is Now Open for October 14th-15th Athlete Leadership Summit
Pacific Swimming is hosting an In-Person Athlete Leadership Summit to develop and promote athlete leadership in and out of the pool. Join us on October 15th & 16th for several sessions on these topics at the Pleasant Hill Teen Center, 147 Gregory Lane, Pleasant Hill, CA. Click for more details.
September 17, 2023 - Opportunity to Officiate at 2023 CA/NV Winter Sectionals
The 2023 CA/NV Winter Sectionals are being held December 14-17, 2023 in Huntington Beach, CA, hosted by Golden West Swim Club and the Southern California LSC. Click for link to application.
September 15, 2023 - 2023 PacSwim Awards: Outstanding Swimmers (Long Course) - UPDATED 9.15.23
Congratulations to the following swimmers who have been selected as Pacific Swimming's Long Course Outstanding Swimmers for their age for the 2022-23 season.
September 14, 2023 - Board of Directors Meeting on Wednesday, September 20th, 7:30 pm
The next Board of Directors Meeting will be held Wednesday, September 20, 2023, via Zoom. All members of Pacific Swimming and USA Swimming are welcome to attend. This September Board Meeting will start at 7:30 pm. Click for details on how you may join this call.
September 12, 2023 - Congratulations MBSC, BAY, AC, SSS, TERA, SUNN, MONT, UD, CROW, MCSD, BSW, PLS, PST, TIDE, EBSD, OAPB, and VJO 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, and Vallejo Aquatic 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.
September 12, 2023 - 2023 PacSwim Awards: Coach of the Year Nominees
The following coaches have been nominated by their peers for Coach of the Year in either the Age Group or Senior Division. The winners will be announced at the Awards Banquet on October 14th. Congratulations to all nominees!
September 11, 2023 - Registration is Now Open for the LSC-Wide Officials Clinic, Saturday, October 14, 2023
New and Current Officials of all levels, please plan to join us for our LSC-wide Officials Clinic, held Saturday, October 14, 2023, from 8:00 am until 4:00 pm at the Pleasant Hill Senior Center at 233 Gregory Lane in Pleasant Hill, CA. As the 2023=24 swim season commences, we know there is an immediate need for new Stroke and Turn Officials, as well as a need for Refresher Training for our Current Officials. Click for more information.
September 8, 2023 - 2023 PacSwim Awards: Swimmer of the Year Finalists
The following swimmers have been selected as finalists for PC's Swimmer of the Year award. The winners will be announced at the PacSwim Awards on October 14, 2023.
September 8, 2023 - 2023 PacSwim Awards: Outstanding Swimmers (Short Course)
Congratulations to the following swimmers who have been selected as Pacific Swimming's Short Course Outstanding Swimmers for their age for the 2022-23 season.
September 8, 2023 - 2023 PacSwim Awards: Race of the Year Finalists
The following swimmers have been selected as finalists for PC's Race of the Year award. The winners will be announced at the PacSwim Awards on October 14, 2023.