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USA Swimming Hires Isabelle McLemore As Senior Director of Communications

Mon, 04 Dec 2017 18:42:25 Z

USA Swimming appoints Isabelle McLemore to lead the organization’s media a...

Hall of Fame Coach Don Watson Passes Away

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 18:06:23 Z

Don Watson, a 2015 International Swimming Hall of Fame Coach, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 21. He wa...

USA Swimming Foundation Surpasses 5 Million Children Served with Swim Lessons Through Make a Splash

Tue, 14 Nov 2017 16:27:55 Z

The USA Swimming Foundation announced today that in its first 10 years, more than 5 million child...

The USA Swimming Insurance Marketplace

Fri, 10 Nov 2017 18:00:50 Z

Open enrollment for insurance is upon us, and members of USA Swimming and their employees, players and families can now shop for health insurance absolutely free.

USA Swimming Wraps Up National Select Camp Weekends

Wed, 01 Nov 2017 22:40:22 Z

USA Swimming has just finished up the 2017 National Select Camps.

These past two w...

USA Swimming Honors Second Annual 18 & Under World 100

Thu, 26 Oct 2017 15:58:17 Z

USA Swimming today announced the honorees for the second-annual 18 & Under World 100, recognizing many of the nation’s top up-and-coming swimmers for their performances in 2017

USA Swimming Elevates Lindsay Mintenko to Oversee National Team, Restructures Technical Swimming Staff

Wed, 18 Oct 2017 17:54:38 Z

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Swimming has named two-time Olympian

Texas Ford Aquatics Donates Swimjitsu Proceeds to Hurricane Relief

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 17:15:17 Z

In the wake of hurricane Harvey, which affected millions of people in the Houston area, Texas Ford Aquatics decided to donate the proceeds from their event to hurricane relief efforts.

10 Years of Make A Splash: The Start

Fri, 06 Oct 2017 16:56:40 Z

The USA Swimming Foundation’s Make a Splash initiative is celebrating 10 years of saving c...

Olympian, Foundation Staffer Scott Usher Inducted into Nebraska High School Sports Hall of Fame

Mon, 02 Oct 2017 12:25:54 Z

Scott Usher, 2004 Olympian and currently the Director of Major Gifts with the US...

New Medley Rule Change to Go Into Effect Sept. 21

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 17:47:56 Z

During the July 21st FINA Swimming Technical Congress in Budapest, Hungary, the Congress adopted a change to medley swimming rules regarding required body position. For the freestyle distance, the change permits the swimmer to be past vertical towards the back when executing a turn - including after the feet have left the wall. The rule requires that the swimmer’s body must return to the breast before any kick or stroke.

Caeleb Dressel Earns USA Swimming Athlete of the Year Honors

Sun, 17 Sep 2017 00:57:00 Z

DALLAS, Texas – Following a breakout performance at the 2017 FINA World Ch...

USA Swimming Modernizes Board Structure, Adds Two Member Categories & Passes Disaster Relief Resolutions

Sat, 16 Sep 2017 19:05:38 Z

USA Swimming today announced substantive governance restructure changes, created two new membersh...

USA Swimming Recognizes 1,100 Scholastic All-America Picks

Mon, 11 Sep 2017 17:34:56 Z

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Swimming is proud to recognize more than 1,1...

2018 Club Excellence Announcement

Thu, 31 Aug 2017 21:21:55 Z

USA Swimming is pleased to formally announce the 2018 Club Excellence program and provide directions to all clubs regarding the application process. For complete program information and the link to begin the application, please visit the Club Excellence page on the USA Swimming website.

USA Swimming Announces Sponsorship of the 2017 National Association of Black Journalists Convention

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 14:50:35 Z

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – USA Swimming is pleased to announce their sponso...

Hinchey Sees a Continued Bright Future for USA Swimming

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 18:46:06 Z

USA Swimming National Team Director Frank Busch describes Tim Hinchey as having chlorine in his veins. That’s a biological phenomenon that will come in handy in Hinchey’s new role as President and CEO of USA Swimming. He begins his new journey today after spending the past six years as President of the Major League Soccer (MLS) Colorado Rapids.

USA Swimming Creates First-Ever Safe Sport Activity Book to Engage Young Swimmers

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 15:23:05 Z

USA Swimming has released the organization’s first-ever  USA Swimming Looks to Revamp Eating Habits with #swimFASTERfood Campaign

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 16:37:53 Z

USA Swimming is saying bye-bye to fast-food and hello to FASTER food by rising up against poor co...

U.S. Center for SafeSport to Manage USA Swimming Cases Starting July 1

Thu, 22 Jun 2017 16:28:15 Z

Today, we’re pleased to let you know of another positive step in our overall effort related to safety: the opening of the U.S. Center for SafeSport. The Center is an effort of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic movement’s 47 national governing bodies, including USA Swimming. More information on the Center can be found at, and more information about USA Swimming’s Safe Sport Program can be found at

NBC Sports’ Playmaker Media to Power Video Content Delivery for USA Swimming Productions

Mon, 19 Jun 2017 22:55:08 Z

NBC Sports Group and USA Swimming will broaden their partnership with the announcement that NBC Sports’ Playmaker Media will power the launch of USA Swimming Productions.

Statement from Frank Busch on Increased Number of Swimming Events for 2020

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 20:44:39 Z

The IOC’s decision to expand the number of events in swimming at the Olympics is outstanding for the sport and our athletes.

SwimToday Entices All to Join the #FunnestSport with New Creative Content

Fri, 02 Jun 2017 17:29:33 Z

The SwimToday program kicks-off its fourth-year with new ...

NBC Sports Group and USA Swimming Partner on Long-Term Media Rights Agreement

Wed, 31 May 2017 17:44:02 Z

NBC Sports Group and USA Swimming have partnered on a media rights agreement that provides NBC Sports Group with exclusive television and digital streaming rights through 2024, both parties announced today.

Chuck Wielgus Named to Colorado Springs Sports Hall Of Fame Class Of 2017

Fri, 26 May 2017 14:38:38 Z

Former USA Swimming Executive Director Chuck Wielgus has been selected to the Colorado Springs Sports Hall of Fame Class of 2017, which will be formally inducted and honored on Tuesday, Oct. 24 at The Broadmoor World Arena.