Pitchfork Aquatics Joins USA Swimming, Will Operate out of ASU’s Pool

Bob Bowman will run Pitchfork Aquatics, though it’s not yet clear whether or not this club will include his post-grad/non-ASU elite group.


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5 Unfortunate Swim Meet Moments

Swim meets are always fodder for some sort of folly or story. With many swimmers making a career of swimming for life, most of these moments are sure to have happened once to them or to someone they know.

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Swim Job: La Crosse Area Family YMCA seeks Head Coach

The La Crosse Area Family YMCA is currently seeking a Head Swim Team Coach for our competitive swim team consisting of 200+ swimmers.

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Five Fresh Starts to a New Season of Swim Parenting

We’re coming up on a new swim season. Our kids have had a couple weeks off and we’ve enjoyed a short summer vacation. School is starting up and it’s time for our kids to jump back into the pool.

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Former Michigan Club Coach Sentenced to Up To 20 Years in Prison For Sexual Assault

Former Grand Rapids, Michigan diving coach Donald Richard Glass III has been sentenced to eight to 20 years in prison for sexually assaulting one of his underage athletes, MLive.com reports.

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YOTA Adds Chris Bushelman to Coaching Staff

The YMCA of the Triangle Area (YOTA) Swim Team is excited to announce the addition of Chris Bushelman to its coaching staff as the new Chapel Hill-Durham Senior Site Director.

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Swim Job: Kingfish Swimming seeks new site Head Coach

Kingfish Swimming is a coach-owned team. The team has been competing since 2003 and has 200 members earning national level accomplishments.

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Race For Gold: SwimMAC Carolina (Video)

USA Swimming has released this Race For Gold video to give insight into one of the most successful club teams in the United States: SwimMAC Carolina.

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A Swim Mom Bucket List for a New Season

Bucket lists are all the rage these days, so here is my version for swim moms (and dads).

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Kelowna AquaJets terminate coach Lois Daigneault over undisclosed suspension

Canada’s Kelowna AquaJets swim club has fired new head coach Lois Daigneault after news surfaced that Daigneault was under a 7-year suspension by USA Swimming, a suspension the club says she never disclosed.

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Kathleen Hersey among 5 inducted into Georgia Aquatic Hall of Fame

U.S. Olympian Kathleen Hersey is one of five figures inducted into the Georgia Aquatic Hall of Fame over the weekend.

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Swim Job: Greenwood Athletic and Tennis Club seeks Assistant Coach

Located in the heart of the Denver Tech Center in Greenwood Village, Colorado, Greenwood Athletic and Tennis Club provides a truly unique fitness experience.

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Swim Job: Bulldog Aquatic Club seeks Age Group Assistant Coach

Bulldog Aquatic Club, a coach owned and run program in Smithfield RI, is seeking an enthusiastic and energetic assistant coach for our age group program.

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Shouts from the Stands: Collegiate Club Swimming in Depth

Thanks to Ken Shimizu, club swimmer at Cornell University, for contributing this report about swimming at the club level in college.

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Poll Results: 90% of SwimSwam Readers Think US Selection Was Wrong

4 individual gold medals from Katie Ledecky made up half of the American victories in Kazan, Russia.

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Quantico Devil Dolphins Merge with Potomac Marlins Swim Club

Two more clubs have joined forces in the state of Virginia, with the Quantico Devil Dolphins (QDD) folding into the…

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New Kelowna Aquajets Coach Under 7-Year USA Swimming Suspension

Lois Daigneault, the newly-hired coach of Canadian club the Kelowna Aquajets, is under a 7-year suspension from USA Swimming, according…

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