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.

  • June 23, 2024 - 2024 Western Zone All-Star Team Announced
    Congratulations to the swimmers that will represent Pacific Swimming at the 2024 Western Zone Championships in Boise, ID, August 7-10, 2024! Click for full details.
  • June 21, 2024 - San Francisco Giants Inaugural Swim Day with Cap Giveaway, Thursday, June 27th
    Make a splash with the San Francisco Giants at Oracle Park for their inaugural Swim Day on Thursday, June 27. Enjoy a day with friends, coaches and teammates as the Giants take on the Chicago Cubs. Click for more details and the link to purchase tickets.
  • June 17, 2024 - 2023-24 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 2023-24 school year and who have achieved the required time standard in a single event. Deadline to apply is September 6, 2024. For more details, click here.
  • June 17, 2024 - Congratulations to Luke Hobson on Making the Olympic Team!
    Luke Hobson, who grew up swimming at Zone 4's Lakeridge Swim Team in Reno, NV, has qualified for the 2024 Olympic Team by winning the 200m Freestyle at Olympic Trials tonight in a time of 1:44.89! Luke, who currently swims for the University of Texas Longhorns, will be headed to Paris, France to represent the United States in both individual and relay spots. Congratulations Luke!
  • June 11, 2024 - USA Swimming Disabled Top Times Reports
    We have been informed that USA Swimming has disabled all reporting features out of the SWIMS database. They will not be working on updating their technology until after Olympic Trials, and possibly after the Olympics. Our Top Times reports will be out of date until late July/early August.
  • June 10, 2024 - 3rd Round Bidding for Remaining 2024-2025 Meets is Now Open
    If your team is interested in hosting one of the remaining meets in the 2024-2025 swim season, please download the bid package and follow the directions. The 3rd round will remain open until all meets have been awarded. If your team would like to petition for a date or meet format change, these requests will be considered during this round. Click for more details.
  • June 3, 2024 - Congratulations BAY, AC, SSS, TERA, SUNN, MONT, UD, CROW, MCSD, BSW, PLS, PST, TIDE, EBSD, OAPB, VJO, SFSL, LGSC, SRBY, SON, SCSC, SRVA, MBSC, DA, and HILL, on Becoming Safe Sport Recognized Clubs
    We would like to recognize 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, San Francisco Seals Swim Team, Los Gatos Swim Club, Seals Aquatics, Sonoma Sea Dragons, Santa Clara Swim Club, San Ramon Valley Aquatics, Monterey Bay Swim Club, Diablo Aquatics, and Hills Hurricane 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.
  • April 27, 2024 - Congratulations to the Athletes Representing Pacific Swimming at the National and Western Zone Diversity Select Camps
    Congratulations to the following swimmers who will be representing Pacific Swimming at the June 13-16, 2024 National Diversity Select Camp: Aaish Dangol (AAA), Aiden Yeo (PLS), and Brian Raghunathan (PASA) and at the June 17-20, 2024 Western Zone Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Select Camp: Monica Warren (WCAB), Nathan Bareilles (HSC), and Xander Caranicolas (MCSD). Both camps will be held at Butler University, Indianapolis, IN, during Olympic Trials. Click for more details.
  • April 10, 2024 - Spring Championship Meet Surveys
    Pacific Swimming has a policy to survey those who attend our Age Group Championships and Far Westerns. Below are the links to surveys for this year's Spring Age Group Championship and Spring Far Westerns. If you were at either of these meets, please take a moment to fill out the survey(s) to give us feedback on how the meets ran and what might need improvement. Click for the survey links.
  • February 13, 2024 - Change in Location for LCM Far Westerns, July 25-28, 2024
    The location of the LCM Far Western Championships, July 25-28, 2024, has been changed to Morgan Hill, CA. Please adjust your travel plans accordingly.
  • February 12, 2024 - 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 4/28/24)
  • January 23, 2024 - Pacific Swimming Announces the Passing of Marvin Lanphere
    It is with deep sadness that Pacific Swimming announces the passing of Marvin Lanphere, one of Pacific Swimming's lifetime members, overseer of the Scholastic All America program for USA Swimming, and devoted volunteer with Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics. Click for full details of Marvin's contributions to Pacific Swimming and for details on his memorial service, including the Zoom link.
  • January 8, 2024 - Pacific Swimming Wins Back-to-Back Pac Coast All-Stars!
    Congratulations to our Pacific Swimming Team for their back-to-back win at the 2024 Pac Coast All-Star Meet in Southern California! Click for more details and photos.
  • January 4, 2024 - Condolences on the Passing of Rich Thornton, Head Coach of SRVA
    It is with deep sadness that Pacific Swimming announces the passing of Rich Thornton, head coach of San Ramon Valley Aquatics (SRVA). Our deepest condolences to his family. Loved by many, Rich's sudden passing is a great loss to the swimming community. 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.