February 3, 2011
02/03/2011: Each spring, USA Swimming invites 32 athletes from under-represented populations to participate in a three-day camp program which includes pool training, motivational and education sessions and team-building activities. Selection is based on times swum at USA Swimming-sanctioned events. Last year Tommy Thach, then representing West Seattle YMCA Dolphins, was selected to the camp.The 2011 National Diversity Select Camp will take place May 5-8, 2011 at the Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs. An application is available now on the USA Diversity Select Camp Page. The qualifying times are the same as last year and the link is on the USA Diversity Select Camp Page. These are the minimum time standards required to submit an application. 32 swimmers aged 13-18 will be selected to attend the camp.