President's Message: September 2014
President's Message: September 2014
Bruce Stratton's final message as USA Swimming president.
Andrew Gemmell: Auspicious Homecoming
Andrew Gemmell and his dad, Bruce, have a somewhat complicated relationship. There’s the father-son bloodline that’s provided both good and bad circumstances and outcomes. It’s because of this that their connection as coach and pupil has developed its own set of interesting circumstances over time.
USA Swimming Announces Time Standards for Olympic Trials
USA Swimming today announced the qualifying time standards for the 2016 U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Swimming slated for Sunday, June 26, through Sunday, July 3, 2016, in Omaha, Nebraska, at the CenturyLink Center Omaha.
Larry Herr Explains Rationale Behind Trials Cuts
Today, USA Swimming announced its time standards for the 2016 Olympic Trials. Performance Database Director Larry Herr took some time to explain the process of how these time standards were determined, and how he sees the meet shaping up and filling out over the next two years.
Women in Coaching: Jennifer Gibson
In the summer of 1979, Jennifer Gibson began teaching swim lessons at her neighborhood pool for the fourth summer in a row. Over the years, as she taught more and more community members how to swim, people quickly realized that Gibson had a natural gift for helping swimmers succeed.