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USA Swimming unveils new event logos; grand prix series changes name

Thursday, January 8th, 2015

A new year, a new attempt at rebranding #FunnestSport

NCAP awarded USA Swimming’s Club Excellence title

Monday, December 15th, 2014

Nation’s Capital Swim Club was named USA Swimming’s top program in its Club Excellence Program for 2015.

Ledecky, Gemmells go the distance at Golden Goggles

Monday, November 24th, 2014

Katie Ledecky took home three Golden Goggles awards Monday night.

Katie Ledecky, Michael Phelps lead Golden Goggles nominees

Friday, September 26th, 2014

Katie Ledecky and Michael Phelps nominated for a combined nine awards for the 2014 Golden Goggles Awards.

Q&A with Katie Ledecky via USA Swimming’s ’20 Question Tuesday’

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

USA Swimming’s Bob Schaller plays 20 questions with NCAP’s Katie Ledecky ahead of next week’s nationals.

USA Swimming board of directors approves task force recommendations and implementation plan from the Vieth report

Saturday, May 3rd, 2014

Creation of victim’s assistance fund among task force recommendations following review of Vieth report.

Bob Bowman, Teri McKeever named 2014 Pan Pacs coaches

Wednesday, April 30th, 2014

NBAC’s Bob Bowman and Cal’s Teri McKeever named head coaches for the 2014 Pan Pacific Championships in Gold Coast, Australia.

USA Swimming releases review of safe sport program

Tuesday, January 28th, 2014

The independent review of USA Swimming’s safe sport program is back, including 39 recommended changes to protect underage athletes.

Katie Ledecky, Ryan Lochte win top honors at Golden Goggles

Monday, November 25th, 2013

Katie Ledecky and Bruce Gemmell each won awards at Sunday’s Golden Goggles awards ceremony hosted by USA Swimming.

Katie Ledecky to headline U.S. Team at Duel in the Pool

Thursday, October 17th, 2013

Katie Ledecky will lead a U.S. squad of 33 swimmers, including 16 Olympians, when they take on the European All Stars at the Dual in the Pool in Glasgow, Scotland this December.

USA Swimming surpasses 400,000 members in 2012-2013

Thursday, September 12th, 2013

USA Swimming saw its largest single-year growth in athlete membership in 2012-2013. Potomac Valley surpasses 11,000 members in same year.

Katie Ledecky, Jack Conger and Andrew Seliskar make 2013-2014 U.S. national team

Tuesday, September 3rd, 2013

USA Swimming reveals 2013-2014 U.S. senior and junior national teams on Tuesday. 2012-2013 All Met Swimmers of the Year Katie Ledecky and Jack Conger both make team.

USA Swimming set to review safe sport program

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

USA Swimming brings in outside experts to review safe sport program as reports of inappropriate relationships continue.

World record holder Katie Ledecky tackles driving test next

Wednesday, August 7th, 2013

Bethesda-native Katie Ledecky turns to next set of challenges. First up, getting her driver’s license.

USA Swimming bans Loudoun County swim coach for sexual misconduct

Sunday, February 17th, 2013

Michael Pliuskatis is the region’s third swim coach to be banned recently by USA Swimming for sexual misconduct.

Michael Phelps, Missy Franklin big winners at Golden Goggles

Tuesday, November 20th, 2012

Missy Franklin, Katie Ledecky and Dana Vollmer each walked away with two awards at USA Swimming’s Golden Goggle Awards on Monday night. Michael Phelps ended his career on top.

Katie Ledecky nominated for two Golden Goggle awards

Monday, November 12th, 2012

The 2012 Golden Goggle Awards are a week away. Vote for your favorites online.

Matt McLean, Ellyn Baumgardner named to US team for short course worlds in Turkey

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012

USA Swimming names US team to short course worlds.

Rick Curl banned for life by USA Swimming over improper relationship

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Rick Curl banned for life by USA Swimming.

USA Swimming releases timeline of Rick Curl investigation

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

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Prominent local swim coach Rick Curl banned for life over improper relationship [updated 09/19 at 15:05]

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Rick Curl, founder of the club formerly known as Curl-Burke, receives lifetime ban from USA Swimming.

USA Swimming denies cover-up with former coach

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

USA Swimming issues statement regarding a lawsuit against former national team coach Mark Schubert.