At a recent meeting, the USOPC formed the Team USA Council on Racial and Social Justice in wake of recent movements, which includes some aquatic athletes.
In the last races of the meet for Haley Beranbaum and Mallory Weggemann, both swimmers landed themselves at the top of the podium to close out the 2015 Parapan American Games.
American pride was seeping through the walls of the CIBC Aquatics Center as Team USA took home nine medals comprised of three gold, three silver and three bronze on the fourth day of the Parapan Ams.
Team USA continued its podium quest winning four medals, including three silver and one bronze, on the second day of competition at the 2015 Parapan American Games in Toronto, Canada.
U.S. Paralympics has announced its full swim team for this summer’s Parapan American Games, to be held in Toronto, Canada.
Last year’s new kid on the block Victoria Arlen nearly broke her own World Record; 16-year old Kayla Wheeler crushed hers in the 50 fly. (Photo Courtesy: New England Swimming)
Mallory Weggemann and the US Paralympic Team are two days away from kicking off the Paralympic Games in London. (Photo Courtesy: ©Tim Binning/TheSwimPictures.com)