Jim Sheehan

Athletes Respond To USA Swimming With Call For Independent Evaluation

While athlete members of USA Swimming’s Board of Directors released a statement earlier this week largely supporting the organization through mounting allegations of rampant sexual abuse, a group of swimmers have sent a much more critical letter to the Board, calling for an independent evaulation, a publicly released report and a task force to examine the Safe Sport program.

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USA Swimming to Implement Sweeping Changes to Governance Structure

USA Swimming today announced a change to its governance  structure that includes shifting the entire focus of the Board of…

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2017 USA Swimming Governance Assessment & Recommendations Overview

The USA Swimming Board of Directors is seeking to establish “a broader strategic focus and forward-looking mindset” by downsizing the Board and redirecting Board structure and mindset to meet USA Swimming’s goals.

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USA Swimming CEO Chuck Wielgus Dies at 67

USA Swimming Executive Director Chuck Wielgus has died after complications from colon cancer, with which he has battled in multiple…

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USA Swimming Sends Out Reminder Communication About WADA’s New “Association” Rules

Effective January 1, 2015, a new version of the World Anti-Doping Code went into affect, that among other things has…

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Outside magazine to publish story on sex abuse within USA Swimming in next issue

Outside magazine will publish its story next week, and USA Swimming’s president sent out a letter to clubs ahead of publication to address the progress the federation has made over the past few years.

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Jim Sheehan Elected USA Swimming President of Board of Directors

Today during the USA Swimming house of delegates meeting, Jim Sheehan was voted in to be named the USA Swimming…

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