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!


eastern zoneNorah Rothman

Name: Norah Rothman 
Age: 10
Team: Nation’s Capital Swim Club [NCAP]
Role models: My mom, dad, and brother; Coach Mary and Coach Alex
Favorite stroke: freestyle 
Favorite events: 100 free, 100 IM, and 50 fly
Favorite swimmers: Katie Ledecky and Michael Phelps 
Future goal: to be an Olympic swimmer 
Hobbies: swimming, soccer, and playing with my friends
Famous person you’d like to meet: Ariana Grande 
Favorite books:  Percy Jackson and the Olympians series, and Heroes of Olympus series 
Favorite movie: Despicable Me 
When I grow up I want to be: a dentist 
If I could change one thing it would be: for people to stop smoking  


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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