Joel Shinofield

USA Swimming Launches Speedo Swim Again Virtual Series

National event series kicks off September 7, 2020.

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USA Swimming Leadership Runs Virtual Town Hall

The Town Hall features Bob Vincent, Tim Hinchey, Mike Unger, Joel Shinofield and Shana Ferguson.

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The Death Of Some Collegiate Programs Prompts Focus On Sustainable Funding

Emergency fundraising is not a sustainable model to save swimming. Programs can’t rely on the whole country to save them when they’re about to get cut.


Will You Be Ready To Return To The Pool As Soon As It Is Safe?

This is the webinar that professionals in the sport of swimming are talking about. 1,375 coaches, team owners and board members watched this webinar LIVE!

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Remote Dryland Insurance & Zoom Licenses: USA Swimming’s Next Steps Amid COVID

During the pandemic, USA Swimming is moving forward with several new programs, including an extension of insurance coverage & ‘enterprise’ licenses with Zoom.

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USA Swimming Approves New Flex Membership Structure For 2021

The new model sees an increase in fees for swimmers aged 11-18 while maintaining the $20 rate for 10 & unders.


Dugdale, Shinofield, Stromberg Finalists For National Collegiate Trophy

Jeff Dugdale, Joel Shinofield and Mike Stromberg are the three finalists for the National Collegiate Scholastic Trophy.

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USA Swimming to Launch New Coach Education Program

SwimSwam caught up with USA Swimming Managing Director of Sports Development Joel Shinofield about the organization’s new coach education program.


USA Swimming Hires Olympian Brendan Hansen as Director of Team Services

USA Swimming announced the hiring of 6-time Olympic medalist Brendan Hansen as Director of Team Services. Hansen won 2 Olympic golds, 1 silver and 2 bronze.


USA Triathlon Announces 3-Way Partnership to Host Open Water Events

USA Triathlon today announced a three-way partnership with USA Swimming and U.S. Masters Swimming to host open water swim races this year.

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Earhart Selected to Lead CSCAA as Executive Director

The College Swimming and Diving Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Greg Earhart as Executive Director.


USA vs. College Challenge Won’t Take Place in 2018

After featuring the Big Ten in 2016 and Pac-12 in 2017, the USA vs. College Challenge won’t happen in 2018.


CSCAA Awards: Watch Caeleb Dressel Receive Swimmer of the Year Award (Video)

At the 2018 Men’s NCAA Championships, watch as the College Swimming Coaches Association of America presents Caeleb Dressel with the Swimmer of the Year award

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Catching Up With CSCAA Executive Director Joel Shinofield

Last weekend, SwimSwam caught up with CSCAA Executive Director Joel Shinofield.

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CSCAA: Wright State Cut ‘Shortsighted’, Shows ‘Lack of Understanding’

College Swimming Coaches Association of America (CSCAA) Executive Director Joel Shinofield called the decision “shortsighted,” emphasizing that Wright State’s financial goals as a school have been closely tied to “enrollment and retention,” an area where swimming & diving have actually helped the university.