Ledecky named USA Swimming Athlete of the Year
For the second consecutive year, Olympic gold medalist and world record-holder Katie Ledecky was named the USA Swimming Athlete of the Year and claimed the Phillips 66 Performance Award. The awards were presented at the United States Aquatic Sports Convention on Saturday.
Jim Sheehan Elected USA Swimming President of Board of Directors
Jim Sheehan won an election to become USA Swimming President of the Board of Directors, replacing outgoing two-term USA Swimming President Bruce Stratton. Sheehan’s two-year term begins immediately.
President's Message: September 2014
President's Message: September 2014
Bruce Stratton's final message as USA Swimming president.
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.