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Dates set for 2016 U.S. Olympic Trials

Wednesday, September 10th, 2014

The 2016 U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials will be held in Omaha, Nebraska from Sunday, June 26th, through Sunday, July 3rd, 2016, per a release by USA Swimming on Wednesday.

Andrew Seliskar twice golden on second day of Junior Pan Pacs

Friday, August 29th, 2014

Andrew Seliskar added two more gold medals during Thursday’s finals at the Junior Pan Pacific Championships.

Andrew Seliskar claims junior world record to lead Team USA’s gilded start

Thursday, August 28th, 2014

USA Swimming’s junior national team leapt out to a huge lead in the medal count after winning 15 medals on the first day of swimming at the Junior Pan Pacific Championships.

Preview: 5 storylines to watch at Junior Pan Pacs

Wednesday, August 27th, 2014

A year after medaling at junior world championships, Andrew Seliskar and Isabella Rongione return to the international stage at the 2014 Junior Pan Pacific Championships in Maui, Hawaii.

Andrew Seliskar to lead USA Swimming’s Junior Pan Pacs team

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

Nation’s Capital Swim Club had four swimmers named to the 2014 Junior Pan Pacific Championships team that will compete in Honolul, Aug. 27-31.

Race footage: Ledecky wins 800; Phelps seventh in free

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

Watch Katie Ledecky, Nathan Adrian, Missy Franklin, Michael Phelps and the rest of the U.S. national teamers compete on day 1 in Irvine, Calif. at U.S. nationals.

Third straight title for Ledecky at nationals

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

Katie Ledecky, a rising senior at Stone Ridge, won the 800-meter freestyle at U.S. Swimming Nationals in Irvine, Calif.

Adrian wins 100 free at US Nationals; Phelps 7th

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

In return to nationals, Phelps falls short.

Prelims recap: Andrew Seliskar, Cassidy Bayer into championship finals on day 1

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

Swimming’s biggest names advanced to finals on the first day at U.S. nationals in Irvine, Calif.

All the links you need to follow this year’s U.S nationals

Wednesday, August 6th, 2014

Katie Ledecky, Michael Phelps and a host of Olympians and All-Mets are set to compete at this year’s U.S. nationals in Irvine, Calif. Follow the action each day here.

Andrew Seliskar, Jack Conger on cusp of national team berths

Friday, August 1st, 2014

LOCALS NOTEBOOK: A host of All-Mets are set to compete in Irvine, Calif. at the U.S. Nationals, including Andrew Seliskar, Jack Conger, Janet Hu and Sarah Haase.

Jefferson swimmer Andrew Seliskar embraces the grind of his sport

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

SUMMER WORKOUTS | The returning All-Met Swimmer of the Year has his sights set on Pan Pacific and world championship success – and he knows how much work in the pool it will take to get there.

Andrew Seliskar sets two records at D1 champs; Adi Kambhampaty adds a third

Saturday, July 26th, 2014

Andrew Seliskar, Adi Kambhampaty set league records on Saturday during the division 1 championship meet at Tuckahoe.

‘Orange is the new fast’: Overlee dominates all-star relays; two league records fall

Thursday, July 17th, 2014

There must have been something special in the water at the 2014 NVSL All-Star Relay Carnival on Wednesday evening. In what may be remembered as one of the fastest all-star relay meets in recent history, swimmers were slashing seconds from seed times and scaring league records that should have been left for another year before [...]

Flying Fish soar at division 1 relay carnival

Thursday, July 10th, 2014

Overlee earned their third straight division 1 relay carnival title in the NVSL with a four-point win over rival Chesterbrook.

Johnny Bradshaw breaks 15-year-old NVSL record; adds butterfly mark

Saturday, July 5th, 2014

Johnny Bradshaw, 10, takes down record in 50-meter backstroke.

Watch Andrew Seliskar talk winning 200 butterfly and 400 IM best time at Charlotte Grand Prix

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

[Video] Interview with Andrew Seliskar after his 400 IM best time and 200 butterfly victory at the Charlotte Grand Prix.

Andrew Seliskar wins 200 butterfly at Charlotte Grand Prix

Saturday, May 17th, 2014

Andrew Seliskar, 17, earned his first win at a USA Swimming Grand Prix event on Saturday night.

First again: Michael Phelps claims victory at Charlotte Grand Prix

Friday, May 16th, 2014

Michael Phelps won his first race in 21 months since returning to swimming.

Michael Phelps qualifies for 100 fly final; scratches 200 freestyle at Charlotte Grand Prix

Friday, May 16th, 2014

Michael Phelps qualified for his second final since returning from retirement last month. Andrew Seliskar third in 400 IM.

All the links you need to follow the Charlotte Grand Prix

Tuesday, May 13th, 2014

Michael Phelps returns to competition for his second meet of the year at the 2014 Charlotte Grand Prix in North Carolina, May 15-18.

2013-2014 All-Met teams announced; Katie Ledecky, Andrew Seliskar named SOY

Friday, April 4th, 2014

The 2013-2014 Winter All-Met teams were released Friday and showcased the top swimming and diving talent in the area.

NCAP wins four events to close NCSAs on top

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

Nation’s Capital finished day 5 in Orlando with four victories and a team title.

Seliskar shatters NAG record in 200 breast; Bayer adds 100 butterfly record

Friday, March 21st, 2014

Andrew Seliskar, Cassidy Bayer set national age group records, continue Nation’s Capital’s dominance at NSCA Junior Nationals in Orlando.

Andrew Seliskar takes down national high school record in prelims

Friday, February 21st, 2014

Jefferson’s Andrew Seliskar blasts record during Friday prelims at Virginia’s 5A state meet.

Andrew Seliskar tries to do it all for T.J.

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014

Andrew Seliskar is top-level student and a darkhorse to make the U.S. Olympic team. He’s found excelling in the classroom and the pool to be a demanding, but worthwhile pursuit.

Andrew Seliskar leads Jefferson boys to Virginia 5A North title

Friday, February 7th, 2014

Two-time All-Met Andrew Seliskar displays his versatility to pace the Colonials to the 5A North region title.

Katie Ledecky, Andrew Seliskar double up on final night in Austin

Sunday, January 19th, 2014

NCAP stars Katie Ledecky and Andrew Seliskar both completed difficult doubles on the final night of competition at the Austin Grand Prix. [Gallery]

NBAC dominates on day 2 of Austin Grand Prix [updated]

Saturday, January 18th, 2014

Yannick Agnel, Allison Schmitt lead North Baltimore to a three-win night in Austin.

Katie Ledecky claims 400 free at Austin Grand Prix

Friday, January 17th, 2014

Full results and recap of the first night of action from Austin.

Katie Ledecky, Andrew Seliskar among locals to advance in Austin

Friday, January 17th, 2014

Plenty of locals and former All Mets competing at the 2014 Austin Grand Prix this weekend. Full coverage and locals results inside.

Three national age group records set on night one of Tom Dolan Invitational

Friday, December 13th, 2013

NOVA, NCAP both under national age group relay record to cap first night of finals at Tom Dolan Invite.

Five story lines to follow at Tom Dolan Invite

Thursday, December 12th, 2013

Five story lines to follow at this year’s Tom Dolan Invitational.

29 photos from the 2013 Winter Nationals

Monday, December 9th, 2013

Take a look back at the best picture from USA Swimming’s 2013 Winter National Championship in Knoxville, Tenn.

Katie Ledecky’s new American record caps NCAP’s outstanding three days at Winter Nationals

Saturday, December 7th, 2013

Katie Ledecky and Janet Hu propelled Nation’s Capital to a women’s team club championship in Knoxville, Tenn.

Chuck Katis leads five NCAP swimmers into last night of finals

Saturday, December 7th, 2013

Katie Ledecky and Chuck Katis will swim in center lanes to conclude the competition at Winter Nationals.

Nick Thoman nets three American records during day two finals at Winter Nationals

Saturday, December 7th, 2013

Nick Thoman set two individual American records and led off a record-breaking relay on Friday night in Knoxville, Tenn.

Andrew Seliskar wins 400 IM; NCAP sets two NAG records on day two

Friday, December 6th, 2013

An American record and three national age group records were set on the second night of finals in Knoxville, Tenn.

Katie Ledecky, Janet Hu, Andrew Seliskar top qualifiers for day two finals

Friday, December 6th, 2013

NCAP qualified seven swimmers for Friday’s finals session during day two of the 2013 Winter National Championship in Knoxville, Tenn.

Janet Hu lowers national age group record in 50-yard free at Winter Nationals

Thursday, December 5th, 2013

Katie Ledecky, Andrew Seliskar, and Janet Hu highlight the first night of finals at Winter Nationals.

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.

Andrew Seliskar sets championship record in 200 fly at junior worlds

Saturday, August 31st, 2013

Andrew Seliskar earned his first gold medal on the final day of competition at the 2013 FINA junior world championships.

Andrew Seliskar lowers NAG record at junior worlds; U.S. add two golds on day two

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

Andrew Seliskar reset his own national age group record twice in the 200 IM on day two at the 2013 FINA world junior championships. Team USA claimed five more medals.

Carsten Vissering sets meet and NAG record in 100 breast

Friday, August 9th, 2013

Carsten Vissering joined NCAP teammate Andrew Seliskar on the worlds junior team with a win on Thursday night in Irvine.

Andrew Seliskar sets meet record at junior nationals

Monday, August 5th, 2013

Andrew Seliskar started his junior nationals campaign with a record-setting swim in the men’s 200-meter butterfly.

McLean topples league leaders to win NVSL all-star relays

Thursday, July 18th, 2013

The McLean Marlins upset Overlee and Chesterbrook to win the 2013 NVSL All-Star Relay Carnival.

Five stories to watch this weekend

Friday, July 5th, 2013

Division championships and league records are on the line this Saturday as teams enter the heart of the summer league season.

Katie Ledecky sets world-best in the 1,500-meter free

Saturday, June 29th, 2013

NCAP’s Katie Ledecky breaks a 25-year-old championship record on her way to a 20-second victory.

Locals Recap: Katie Ledecky earns second and third events in Barcelona

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

Local-natives Katie Ledecky and Matt McLean finish strong on night two at the U.S. National Championship and World Trials.

Jack Conger earns second seed heading into 200 back finals at U.S. Nationals

Wednesday, June 26th, 2013

Locals move on to Wednesday night’s finals at U.S. Nationals and World Trials.

Locals Recap: Andrew Seliskar, Cassidy Bayer impress on day one of U.S. Nationals

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Katie Ledecky continued to show why she’s the best distance swimmer in the world, but she wasn’t the only local turning heads on night one at the 2013 World Trials.

World Trials Preview: Days 1-2

Tuesday, June 25th, 2013

Local seeds, TV/webcast schedule, and more to prepare you for the 2013 U.S. Nationals / World Championship Trials taking place in Indianapolis, June 25-29.

Oakton girls, Robinson boys claim Virginia AAA swimming and diving championships

Sunday, February 17th, 2013

Janet Hu reset two state records to lead the Oakton girls to a second straight Virginia AAA swimming and diving championship while Robinson topped Madison in the boys’ meet.

Madison boys, Oakton girls take Northern Region swimming and diving titles

Sunday, February 3rd, 2013

The Oakton girls set a new meet scoring record while the Madison boys won with a true team approach at the Northern Region swimming and diving championships.

McLean upsets Langley for Liberty District girls’ championship; Warhawk boys win fourth title in a row

Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

McLean topped Langley for their first Liberty District girls’ championship in 16 years. Madison boys team continued to roll for the fourth straight year.

Thomas Jefferson boys hand James Madison first dual meet loss in five seasons

Saturday, January 12th, 2013

Thomas Jefferson’s boys moved to 6-0 after beating Liberty District rival James Madison, 162-153, on Friday night.

Five national age group records fall on day three of Tom Dolan Invitational

Sunday, December 9th, 2012

Jack Conger breaks two national age group records to headline day three of the 2012 Tom Dolan Invitational.

Janet Hu grabs second NAG record at Winter Nationals

Saturday, December 1st, 2012

Janet Hu, who set the 15-16 year old national age group record in the women’s 50-yard freestyle on Thursday, earned her second NAG record of the meet in the 100-yard butterfly on Friday night. She finished fourth overall in a time of 52.40 seconds to lower the previous mark by .03 seconds. It has been [...]

Katie Ledecky, Janet Hu shine at Winter Nationals

Friday, November 30th, 2012

Janet Hu set her first national age group record in the 15-16 year old age group, while teammate Katie Ledecky earned her first national title of the season.

2012 Junior Pan Pacs: Jack Conger medals again on day 2

Saturday, August 25th, 2012

Jack Conger earned his second medal of the week in the 100 freestyle at the 2012 Jr. Pan Pacific championships.

Jack Conger to star for the US at Junior Pan Pacs

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

Jack Conger, Sarah Haase, and Andrew Seliskar to represent PVS at the 2012 Jr. Pan Pacs in Hawaii. Meet begins Thursday, Aug 22.

2012 NVSL All Star Relays: Overlee repeats as champions on record setting night

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

Four league records fell on Wednesday night at the NVSL All Star Relay Carnival at Lincolnia Park.

Five things to watch at NVSL All-Star Relays

Wednesday, July 18th, 2012

The 2012 NVSL All Star Relay Carnival is scheduled to begin Wednesday, July 18, at 4 pm, hosted by the Lincolnia Park Lazers. The meet is one of the most exciting events of the season in the NVSL and will feature some of the area’s top swimming talent in the all-relay all star competition. Here [...]

Amanda Kendall, Jack Conger advance to semis; locals move up in rankings

Friday, June 29th, 2012

Amanda Kendall and Jack Conger earn lanes in their second semifinal at Trials.

Local report from Omaha: Matt McLean, Eric Friedland, Amanda Kendall and others take part in first day of U.S. Olympic Trials

Monday, June 25th, 2012

Matt McLean, Amanda Kendall, Eric Friedland, Ed Moses and Andrew Seliskar take part in the first day of the U.S. Olympic swimming trials.

2012 Olympic Trials Preview: Day Six Men’s 200 back, 200 IM; Women’s 200 breast, 100 free

Thursday, June 21st, 2012

The ongoing duel between Ryan Lochte and Michael Phelps headlines Day Six at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Trials in Omaha.

2012 Olympic Trials Preview: Day Four<br /> Women’s 200 free, 200 IM; Men’s 200 fly

Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

Phelps attempts to make the 200-meter butterfly in his fourth straight Olympics on Day Four at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials.

2012 Olympic Trials Preview: Day One&lt;br /&gt;Men's 400 IM and 400 free; Women's 400 IM

Friday, June 1st, 2012

Preview of the first day of competition at the U.S. Olympic Trials in Omaha, Nebraska, June 25 through July 2, including which locals to watch in each race and our picks for who will be racing in London.

Bootsma posts fastest time in the world at Juniors

Monday, March 26th, 2012

On the final day at NCSA Junior Nationals, all the usual suspects could be found in the top heats, performing as they had all week. Katie Ledecky and Jack Conger earned the female and male performance of the meet awards.

Ledecky wins big in 400 free; Conger, Bootsma log pair of wins each on Day 4 at Junior Nationals

Saturday, March 24th, 2012

Katie Ledecky notched her third win of the meet in Orlando, as did Jack Conger, in the second to last day of competition at NCSA Junior Nationals.

Ledecky wins second freestyle event; Haase on her way to breaststroke sweep

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Ledecky continues to show her versatility in the freestyle events, winning the 200 free in commanding fashion. Haase one win away from a sweep of the breaststroke events, after 50 breaststroke win on Thursday.

Hu dominates as Oakton girls win Va. AAA title [complete results]

Sunday, February 19th, 2012

Janet Hu breaks two state and pool records to lead Oakton girls to their first Va. AAA girls’ swimming and diving championship. Cox upsets Northern Region’s best to win boys’ title.

5 storylines to watch at the Va. AAA state meet

Thursday, February 16th, 2012

The Va. AAA State Swimming & Diving Championship Meet kicks off on Friday, Feb. 17. Finals on Saturday. Who will take home the team title? What records could fall? Here are 5 storylines to follow at this year’s championship meet.

Weekly Wrap-up: Records tumble at WMPSSDL & Northern Regions; Montgomery, PW, and Loudoun Counties rev up for champ meets

Monday, February 6th, 2012

Freshmen all across the region impressed this week, in the first and second rounds of championship meets in Maryland and Virginia, with All American times and record breaking swims. Read round-ups from all across the area in this week’s wrap-up.

Back on top: Oakton boys and girls swim & dive wins regions

Saturday, February 4th, 2012

On a night where few races were won without achieving an All-American cut time, Oakton’s boys’ and girls’ teams outlasted the competition to once again stand tall as the AAA Northern Region champions. Oakton’s boys beat Woodson, 281.5 to 250, at Oakmarr RECenter, despite not winning a single event until the final relay of the night.

Weekly High School Wrap-up: Gonzaga wins Nat’l Catholics; dual meet season comes to a close in MCPS; Va. district champs begin

Thursday, February 2nd, 2012

Gonzaga wins National Catholics, as the dual meet season comes to a close for Montgomery County High Schools; Virginia district championships kicked off. Results posted for MCPS, Va. AAA Cardinal, Concorde, Liberty, National, & Patriot Districts, as well as National Catholics and Va. AA Dulles District. Also a quick look ahead to the second weekend of championship meets.

Langley, Madison repeat as Liberty District champions

Sunday, January 29th, 2012

It was an exuberant atmosphere Friday night at Claude Moore RECenter for the 2012 Liberty District Championship meet. Swimmers from all teams were in high spirits and ready to race. In the end, Langley girls and Madison boys’ again claimed the district title, Madison for the third year in a row. Abi Speers and Cyrus Hashemi shined for their teams.

Preview: Liberty District Championship Meet

Thursday, January 26th, 2012

RFTW’s look at this weekend’s Va. AAA Liberty District Championship Swim & Dive Meet, taking place January 26-28 at Audrey Moore RECenter in Annandale. Will Madison’s boys and Langley’s girls be able to repeat as district champions? Or will another team step up this year and steal the crown? It’s a toss up between the top teams, but we know freshmen swimmers will be the key this year in the Liberty District.

The weekend in pictures: Week 7

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2011

For many, the weekend’s meets brought the summer season to an end, meaning it’s finally safe to head out on that family vacation. Before you hit the beach, take a look at a selection of photos from around the area in the season’s final installment of this weekly feature.

NVSL Divisionals see records fall

Monday, August 1st, 2011

Countless team records and a handful of NVSL records fell Saturday at divisonal meets across the league. And All-Stars is yet to come.

PVS long course age group championships recap

Monday, July 25th, 2011

Swimmers at the PVS Long Course Age Group Championships put up fast times despite the hot, sticky heat in Laurel this weekend.

Battle in MCSL Division B

Friday, July 15th, 2011

Westleigh leads the MCSL’s Division B, but the Barracudas have had plenty of competition in one of the league’s most evenly matched divisions. And in NVSL, there is a potentially division-deciding meet brewing between Highlands Swim and Lee-Graham.





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