Welcome, Swimmers!

USA Swimming is made up of 400,000 swimmers. From big to small, fast to not-so-fast, the world of swimming is a fun, competitive, healthy world. From the 8-year-old working toward their first swim meet to the 22-year-old heroes on the blocks at the Olympic Games, USA Swimming athletes come in all shapes and sizes. In this section, you will find out how you can be a part of this exciting world!


America's Swim Team Athlete Focus

Meet Your America’s Swim Team teammates!

Did you know that as a member of USA Swimming, you are on the same team as 400,000 other swimmers across the country? Yep, your team includes heroes like Ryan Lochte and Natalie Coughlin, as well as all the kids on this page. Whether you swim in Eureka or Topeka, you are a member of America’s Swim Team!


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Name: Riley Botting
Age: 9
Team: Coral Springs Swim Club
Role Models: Missy Franklin & Rebecca Soni
Favorite Stroke: Breaststroke
Favorite Events: 50/100 Breaststroke and 100 IM
Favorite Swimmer: Missy Franklin
Future Goal: Break our clubs breaststroke records in both 50 & 100 and be an Olympic GOLD medalist
Hobbies: Swimming and drawing
Famous person you'd like to meet: Missy Franklin
Favorite Book: The Magic Half
Favorite Movie: Frozen (even though I like my water melted)
When I grow up I want to be: An Olympic GOLD Medalist and a fashion designer
If I could change one thing it would be: To teach ALL kids to swim so there would not be any more drownings


Want to see your profile in Splash Magazine or on usaswimming.org? Answer all of the questions above and send your answers and a photo to splash@usaswimming.org. To see more of your America's Swim Team teammates, visit our Athlete Focus archive.

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