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Sep 17, 2014 - Swim GSA at the P2P in Wrightsville!
As the rest of Swim GSA gears up for its first meet in October, some of our senior swimmers were already getting in the competitive zone by participating in the Pier-2-Pier Open Water swim in Wrightsv...
Jul 29, 2014 - A Winning Weekend at Senior Champs & in Open Water!
Jul 14, 2014 - Swim GSA Swimmers take the City Meet by Storm!
Jul 1, 2014 - Swim GSA takes over the Triad
Swim GSA debuted in style at the 59th annual Eastern Invitational LC meet at the Greensboro Aquatic Center. Our TEAM finished in 4th place overall with 2,218 points. SwimMac Carolina of Charlotte won ...
Jun 23, 2014 - Swim GSA's 59th Annual Eastern Invitational!
Jun 8, 2014 - A Great Day for Swim GSA: June 7, 2014
While Saturday may have dawned overcast and cool, GSA swimmers were running red hot at the PTI 5k On the Runway! With a group of 22 swimmers, parents, and coaches, GSA had a great showing at a race wi...
Jun 6, 2014 - New Swimmer Evaluation Dates Announced
Join the excitement that is SWIM GSA! Swim GSA will be conducting open tryouts on the following dates at 7:00pm at the Greensboro Aquatic Center: Wednesday, June 18 Wednesday, June 25 Wednesday, July...
May 28, 2014 - Summer Practice Schedule
The following schedule begins on Monday, June 16th: ***All practice to be held at Lindley Park Pool*** Stroke School Monday 5:00-6:00pm Wednesday 5:00-6:00pm Thursday 5:00-6:00pm Saturday...
May 26, 2014 - Maura Schoppa wins High Point Award!
Maura Schoppa won the 10&Y Girls' High Point Award at the 12th Annual National Black Heritage Meet in Cary. Congratulations Maura! Swim GSA
May 20, 2014 - Cary Maycock finishes 3rd at Nationals
Congratulations GSA Masters swimmer Cary Maycock! Cary finished 3rd in her age group at the United States Masters Swimming 2.4 mile Open Water Nationals. Swim GSA
May 20, 2014 - Little Uno/Big Deuce Open Water Swim
Join GSA at the Little Uno/Big Deuce race at Jordan Lake on July 27th ! What better way to continue swimming through the summer, than by participating in an open water swim amongst a couple hundred o...
May 15, 2014 - GSA Running Group at the PTI 5k!
Calling all GSA Swimmers, Parents, and Coaches! We are looking for participants to be a part of the Greensboro Swimming Association Team Group for the PTI 5k/10k On the Runway ! While some of you m...
May 13, 2014 - GSA Masters Swimmer Cary Maycock competes at USMS Open Water Nationals
GSA wishes GOOD LUCK to Cary Maycock who will be competing in the USMS Open Water Nationals in Chattanooga, TN on Saturday, May 17th. The race is a 2.4 swim in the Tennessee River in the Downtown Chat...
May 7, 2014 - Meet our NEW Coach, Ashley Cox - Thursday
Please attend practice on Thursday, May 8th to meet our new coach - Ashley Cox. Ashley will be the Lead Coach for the Red Group and work regularly with White Group as well as Stroke School, Blue and ...
May 5, 2014 - Interested in joining GSA?
Interested swimmers can contact Coach Mark Van Deren at 336-553-7752 to schedule an evaluation. Evaluations are conducted Monday-Thursday at the Greensboro Aquatic Center, between 4:00 and 6:00pm, by ...
May 1, 2014 - GSA Announces Hiring of Ashley Cox
We are excited to announce the hiring of Ashley Cox to serve as Age Group Coach. Ashley is a former GSA swimmer and UNC-Chapel Hill graduate who will serve as our Lead Coach for Red Group and work reg...
May 1, 2014 - GSA Masters swimmer competes at Nationals
GSA Masters swimmer Don Gilchrist will be competing at the USMS Masters Nationals in Santa Clara, California this week. Don will compete in the 400 IM, 100 Fly, 200 Breast, 200 Fly, 200 Free, and 200 ...
Apr 27, 2014 - Tanner Hering qualifies for NCS Select Camp
Congratulations to Tanner Hering (Blue Group) who qualified to represent GSA at the North Carolina Swimming Select Camp held in Charlotte on April 26-27. Swimmers qualified by finishing in the top fi...
Apr 25, 2014 - White Group Distance Challange
Congratulations to the White Group swimmers who participated in the Distance Challenge. Swimmers learned how to use the lap counters used in distance races then swam a timed 500 Free and 200 IM. Ellie...
Apr 9, 2014 - Zieg Signs with ECU Pirates
GSA's Tyler Zieg has signed with East Carolina University. Tyler swims for Coach Kevin's Senior Team and will graduate from Grimsley High School.
Feb 5, 2014 - GSA High School Swimmers Head to States
It's High School Championshp season! NCHSAA State Championships are this weekend in Cary. Congratulations to our GSA Senior and Varsity Team swimmers who are representing their schools at the meet: Ja...
Dec 22, 2013 - GSA's Davis Knox Signs with Johns Hopkins
Congratulations to Davis Knox! He has signed with Johns Hopkins University. Davis swims for Coach Kevin Thornton on the Senior Team and is a senior at Page High School.
Dec 21, 2013 - GSA High School Swimmers Set the Standard at Robert Sawyer Invitational
GSA's high school swimmers put on a terrific performance for their schools, winning events and breaking records at last night's Robert Saywer High School Invitational meet at the GAC. Click here for ...
Dec 9, 2013 - GSA's current NC Top Ten - click to read
Nov 13, 2013 - GSA'S Brina Robertson signs with Florida Atlantic
GSA's senior Brina Robertson has committed to Florida Atlantic University. Brina is graduating from Northwest Guilford High School and swims for coach Kevin Thornton. Congratulations Brina!!
Oct 9, 2013 - GSA Alumni Create Gary Green Memorial Scholarship
GSA, at 67 years of age, boasts a spectular history and, more importantly, a large. loyal, and active alumni family. Those alumni joined forces recently to honor Gary Green, a GSA swimmer from the 80'...
Sep 24, 2013 - GSA's Team Dinner and Fun!
On Tuesday, September 24th GSA held its Annual Parent Meeting. We combined the meeting with team fun! During practice we brought the team together for relays, cannon ball contests and cheers. We met a...
Sep 10, 2013 - Congrats to GSA's Scholastic All Americans!
USA Swimming has named two GSA high school student athletes to its Scholastic All American team for the 2012-2013 school year. Natalie Labonge, a 2013 Grimsley graduate who is now swimming at NC State...
Sep 2, 2013 - Fun with Mark!
GSA started the season with tons o' energy and enthusiasm. We had a great time welcoming Mark to the GSA family! We started with two special events-- an 11-14 year old pool party and a 10 & under bow...
Aug 19, 2013 - Mark Van Deren is New Head Age Group Coach!
GSA is pleased to announce that Mark Van Deren is joining our coaching staff as Head Age Group Coach. Mark will begin his new position this week and will be on deck when practices start next week at t...
Aug 6, 2013 - GSA Senior Boys Hit the National Circuit
Congratulations to GSA swimmers Clay Hering, Davis Knox, Jared Martin, and Tyler Zieg for their recent performance at the NCSA Junior National Championships held in Indianapolis last week. Teams fro...
Jul 29, 2013 - Eugene Godsoe Scores a Silver at World Champs!
GSA alum and guest coach, Eugene Godsoe, placed second in the 50M fly at the World Championships in Barcelona on day 2 of the competition. He finished in 23.05, the second fastest time in US history! ...
Jul 23, 2013 - GSA's Jared Martin Wins HS Honors
GSA's Jared Martin was recently named NCHSAA Metro 4A Conference Swimmer of the Year. Jared is a rising Junior at Page High School.
Jul 23, 2013 - GSA Shines at NC Age Group Champs
GSA's 10-year-old Reilly Keaney scored in the top heats at the North Carolina Swimming Age Group Championships held at the GAC and hosted by GSA. Congrats as well to 11-12 GSA relay team members Wyatt...
Jul 23, 2013 - GSA Swimmers Top the Podium at City Meet!
Congratulations to all our GSA swimmers who competed in City Meet! Here's a special shout out to our 2013 City Champions: Abby, Aurora, Benjamin, Jared, Liza, Madison, Natalie, Reilly, Sara, Stanford,...
Jul 4, 2013 - GSA's July 4th Celebration
GSA celebrated July 4th in style. We had crazy relays, splash contests, food and fun! GO GSA!
Jun 27, 2013 - Eugene Wins National Title!
GSA Alum and guest coach, Eugene Godsoe, had added a National Title to his already impressive swimming resume. He won the 50M fly last night at the Phillips 66 National Championships. Now Eugene will ...
Jun 25, 2013 - GAC - Jr. Lifeguard Program (Ages 12-16 years Old)
GAC Jr Lifeguard Program Flyer Class Activities: Fitness /Healthy Lifestyles Basic First Aid/ CPR Water Rescue Skills Personal Safety and Water Safety Skills Cost: $100 - includes: Workbooks, t-shirt,...
Jun 3, 2013 - GSA Summer Swim Lessons
Greensboro Swimming Association is proud to partner with the City of Greensboro Parks and Recreation Department to offer swim lessons for beginners through advanced swimmers this summer. Lessons will ...
Jun 1, 2013 - Special Olympics State games
GSA and Special Olympics Greensboro teamed up for 5 Unified Relays. What great fun! 4 GSA swimmers and a coach partook in all of the festivities of State Games.
May 22, 2013 - Help UNCW Swimming
Current UNCW and GSA swimmer Alex Labonge needs your help! The Swimming and Diving Teams of UNCW are in danger of being eliminated NOW. Help keep North Carolina Swimming strong and save the progra...
May 10, 2013 - GSA at the Grasshopper's Game
GSA at the Grasshopper's Game. Our May "official" team activity was the Grasshopper's Game. The GSA families had a blast!
Apr 27, 2013 - GSA at the Special Olympics Meet
It was a proud day to be part of the GSA family/team. We had 70+ volunteers at the Special Olympics Regional Meet. A HUGE thank you to all who helped at the meet! We also had 4 Unified athletes partic...
Apr 20, 2013 - GSA's Swim Team Spring Banquet
GSA's Spring Swim Team banquet was tons o' fun!! We celebrated another great year with food, friends, and festivities. GO GSA!
Apr 14, 2013 - Swimposium
NC Swimming's swimposium. Thanks to the many GSA parent volunteers who helped out at the event. The Coaches and swimmers who attended the clinics has a blast and learned tons! The Coaches went to cli...
Apr 6, 2013 - GSA's 3rd Annual Red/Blue Meet
GSA's 3rd Annual Red/Blue Intrasquad Meet was held Saturday, April 6th at AHA. The meet was fast and furious. Between the events, we held clinics led by Kevin, our Head Coach. Kevin taught the skill a...
Mar 28, 2013 - USA swimming visits
Coach Scott Colby from USA Swimming visited GSA March 28-29. On March 28th, Coach Scott observed Blue Group dryland then gave a clinic on freestyle! On March 29th, he met with GSA Coaches to teach us...
Mar 11, 2013 - Yellow/White Group Clinic
Yellow and White Groups had a week of clinics. Each day was a different stroke. Coach Christina and the senior swimmers helped out!
Feb 28, 2013 - GSA at the ACCs
GSA went to the ACC Championship Meet on Thursday, Feb 28th. Thanks to the Rountrees' organization, we tailgated the swim meet with pizza, cookies and soda. Afterwards we headed to the Special Events...
Feb 11, 2013 - Another GSA Swimmer in the News!
Click on this link to watch Eugene Godsoe's interview on Fox8 News. The interview was filmed at a GSA practice at the GAC. See if you can identify any other GSA faces! For more news about GSA, visit ...
Feb 4, 2013 - GSA's Jared Martin Profiled in High School Xtra
Jared Maritn, a GSA senior swimmer and a sophomore at Page High School, was featured in the News & Record sports section this weekend. Read the interview here: http://www.news-record.com/home/675864...
Dec 19, 2012 - Eugene Godsoe Breaks Unofficial American Record in 50Y Back!
GSA?s Eugene Godsoe is the fastest American man EVER to swim the 50Y Backstroke. On December 16 at the Elite Pro-Am Swim Meet in Oklahoma City, Eugene swam the event in 20.78. (The only faster time...
Dec 14, 2012 - GSA to partner for Junior Nationals 2013
GSA is proud to announce a partnership with the GAC to bring Junior Nationals to Greensboro in December 2013. This year the meet was in Knoxville, TN. Dec 6-8. In preparation for hosting Juniors, o...
Dec 1, 2012 - GSA Reunion at USA Swimming Nationals in Austin
GSA Alum Hannah Martin, Eugene Godsoe, and Lexi Riggs recently competed in the USA Swimming Short Course Nationals in Austin, Tx.
Nov 6, 2012 - Coach Kevin Thornton Receives National Age Group Coaching Certification
Congratulations to GSA's Head Coach Kevin Thornton who has been certified as a Level 5 Age Group coach by the American Swim Coaches Association (ASCA). Level 5 is ASCA?s highest tier certification and...
Oct 25, 2012 - GSA's Natalie Labonge Signs with North Carolina State University
Natalie Labonge has committed to swim for North Carolina State University in the 2013-2014 school year. Natalie swims for GSA Coach Kevin Thornton in the Senior Group and is a senior at Grimsley High ...
Sep 24, 2012 - GSA's 2012 Scholastic All Americans
Congratulations to this year's USA Swimming Scholastic All-Americans! Hannah Martin, a 2012 graduate of The Early College at Guilford now swimming at Vanderbilt University, has been selected for the t...
Jul 2, 2012 - Watching Olympic trials!
GSA went to KickBack Jacks on Wednesday, June 27 and Sunday, July 1st to watch Olympic Trials. We went as a group to watch our own Eugene Godsoe swim the 100 back and the 100 fly. We had food, fun, fr...
Jun 21, 2012 - GSA's 57th Eastern Invitational in the News!
Read the N&R or turn on the TV and you're likely to see GSA in the news this weekend. See today's front page sports section article in the News&Record. Watch Fox8 News today and News14 tomorrow for st...
Jun 3, 2012 - GSA and Special Olympics
GSA's Unified involvement with Special Olympics continues! This year, our Unified Athletes were Carson and Madison! Every Monday the Blue Group swims with and coaches the Greensboro Special Olympic Te...
May 30, 2012 - Make A Splash!
Thanks to the Senior and Blue Swimmers who taught for Make A Splash! We had another successful season. We look forward to our Fall Session! GO GSA!
May 4, 2012 - Coach Kevin Thornton Inducted into RI Hall of Fame
Coach Kevin has been inducted into the Rhode Island Aquatics Hall of Fame (RIAHOF). RIAHOF has been honoring coaches, officials, swimmers, and swim instructors for 31 years. Coach Kevin's accomplishme...
Apr 26, 2012 - GSA at Masters Nationals
GSA was involved with Masters nationals from administration to hospitality to timing to swimming! Congratulations to our swimmers for a great job. The highlight was that our Women's Relay earned 10th ...
Apr 17, 2012 - GSA's Elise Costa Signs with the University of South Carolina
GSA Senior Elise Costa has committed to the University of South Carolina. Elise is graduating from Northwest Guilford High School and swims for Coach Kevin Thornton. Congratulations, Elise!!
Mar 18, 2012 - Seniors have fun timing at AG Sectionals
GSA's Senior Swimmers and Coach time the Saturday night finals at the 14 & Under Sectional Meet at the GAC!
Mar 1, 2012 - GSA State Champs!!
GSA's senior women claimed the top spot at the NCS Senior Championships held in Cary, NC. The Women's 400 Freestyle Relay featuring (l-r) Elise Costa, Emily Tuskey, Natalie Labonge, and Hannah Martin ...
Mar 1, 2012 - GSA's Halle Beeler Signs with South Carolina
Halle Beeler, a Senior swimmer with GSA and a Senior at Page High School, has signed on with the women's swim team at the University of South Carolina. Congratulations, Halle!
Dec 11, 2011 - GSA's Natalie Labonge featured in the News and Record
Read the interview with Senior Group swimmer, Natalie Labonge online at news-record.com..
Nov 9, 2011 - GSA's Hannah Martin Signs with Vanderbilt
GSA senior, Hannah Martin, has signed a National Letter of Intent to swim for Vanderbilt University's Women's Swimming team in 2012. Hannah currently swims for GSA Head Coach, Kevin Thornton, in GSA...
Nov 1, 2011 - GSA's Daniel Le Sets New State Record
GSA's Daniel Le broke the state record for the 15-16 boys 100 yard breaststroke this morning at our John Dewey meet. Daniel went a 56.03, besting the old record of 56.24. Congratulations to Daniel! ht...
Oct 31, 2011 - GSA's Halloween Party!
Another fun time was had by all! GSA's Annual Halloween Party!
Oct 17, 2011 - GSA's Scholastic All-Americans
Congratulations to our 2011 Scholastic All-Americans! Each year USA Swimming recognizes its members who excel both in the classroom and in the pool. The Scholastic All-American Team is made up of hig...
Oct 3, 2011 - GSA Launches New Masters Program
GSA has created a new Masters swimming group under the coaching direction of Christina Rogers and Ed Gomez. GSA Masters will train at Grimsley and at the GAC. The program is open to any adult who wish...
Sep 21, 2011 - GSA in Local Triathlons
GSA swimmers are having fun and doing well in area triathlons! Kids Trail Triathlon at Burmil> Overall Standings (combined Men and Women)- 1st Place> Keen; 9th Place> Davis R; 11th Place> Ian R; 21st...
Sep 14, 2011 - TOP 10 Congratulations!
GSA has many swimmers in the Long Course TOP 10 of North Carolina! North Carolina Swimming ranks the top 10 of each stroke, distance and age. Lucy-12 year olds> 4th 50M back; 6th 100M back Clay-13 ye...
Aug 26, 2011 - GAC Grand Opening Weekend
Join Greensboro's swimming community Friday 8/26 thru Sunday 8/28 as we celebrate the Grand Opening of the Greensboro Aquatic Center. All full schedule of events is available here All GSA swimmers a...
Jun 6, 2011 - Eugene Godsoe
GSA's Eugene Godsoe is featured in an article in Swimming World- "Warrior Mentality" by Michael J Stott. We scanned the article:) GSA's Eugene Godsoe is PAC-10 Swimmer of the Year. See his interview ...
Jun 6, 2011 - Special Olympics- State Games
Special Olympics State Games! Clay and Parker participated in the Special Olympics State Games. The State Games were in Raleigh June 3rd-5th. The Special Olympics State Games included the sports of s...
Jun 3, 2011 - Dave Thomas- USA Swimming
Dave Thomas from USA Swimming spoke to the team on June 2 nd . Here is a summary of the talk: He opened his talk with the idea of believing in yourself. You never know what your future holds. Peopl...
Jun 1, 2011 - GSA Seniors Sign with NCAA Teams
Five Greensboro Swimming Association seniors have signed to compete at NCAA colleges for the upcoming school year. Mike Donnalley, a senior at Northwest Guilford High School, will swim at Duke Unive...
May 23, 2011 - May Heroes!
Congrats to GSA teen volunteers for being named USA Swimming's Local Heroes of the Month! GSA earned this award for our work as the local partner for the Make a Splash Foundation. Our swimmers raised...
May 17, 2011 - GSA and the Navy Seals!
GSA is in the news! News 14 and the Navy Seals visited GSA at Smith High School. They visited GSA because we send a team to the National Black Heritage Meet which is sponsored by the Navy Seals. Mast...
May 14, 2011 - GSA Day- April 28th
On April 28th GSA had quite a DAY!! We started with a team photo. Then we had fun in the pool with team relays. We also learned our new cheers from our cheer contest!! We ended the evening with our G...
Apr 19, 2011 - News from the Greensboro Aquatic Center:
Greensboro Aquatic Center Ed and Chrissy on tour at the Greensboro Aquatic Center!! GSA and Greensboro Aquatic Center to Host 2012 NC Swimming Age Group Championships Greensboro, NC?April 19, 2011- Th...
Apr 12, 2011 - Make a Splash April 2011
GSA's April Make a Splash campaign focuses on teaching learn-to-swim lessons to Greensboro youth. GSA senior swimmers volunteer the 4 Fridays in April to instruct new swimmers one-to-one and in small...
Apr 11, 2011 - GSA and SPECIAL OLYMPICS
Special Olympics 2011>> Our Unified Relays rocked this weeekend. What is a unified relay?-- a combiniation of Special Olympic Athletes and GSA athletes.
Apr 10, 2011 - GSA's 2nd Annual Intrasquad Meet
GSA's 2nd Annual Intrasquad Meet was a blast, with Coach Chrissy's Red team once again taking home the trophy! see link on main page for full meet results Combined Team Scores 1. Gsa Red 3179.5 2. Gsa...
Apr 2, 2011 - TOP 10- CONGRATULATIONS!
The results are in-- GSA has many top 10 swims in North Carolina! Lucy- #2 50 back; #1 100 back; #1 200 back; #4 50 fly Sam- #3 50 free; #3 100 free Andre- #9 50 free Natalie- #1 50 free; #1 100...
Mar 25, 2011 - GSA Celebrates 65 Years of Excellence:
It's our 65th birthday! Established in 1946, GSA is one of the nation's founding swim teams. Let's commemorate our team's incredible legacy and shout it out with an Anniversary team t-shirt and new ma...
Mar 21, 2011 - The GAC Brick Program:
It's your chance to be a permanent part of swimming history! Buy a brick in the Greensboro Aquatic Center. Honor your swimmers, commemorate an event, or just cheer for your team with a personalized 4x...
Mar 21, 2011 - How You Can Help Your Child's Team
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Mar 21, 2011 - Congrats to GSA alum Alex Cooke
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