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Apr 15, 2021 - PNS General Chair - Updates from around USA Swimming
Updates from Around USA Swimming April 15, 2021 St. George Speedo Sectional Entries Extended to April 18 The Western Zone has reopened OME and extended the entry deadline for the St. George Speedo...
Apr 8, 2021 - PNS General Chair - Updates from around USA Swimming
Apr 6, 2021 - PNS Women's Resource Group Spring Meetings
PNS Women’s Resource Group Spring 2021 Meetings We will be holding Zoom meetings on the third Tuesday of every month at 7:30pm to 8:15pm . Meetings will be formatted as either a group discussion on a...
Apr 1, 2021 - PNS General Chair - Updates from around USA Swimming
Apr 1, 2021 - USA Swimming Disability Swimming Clinics
Information on these 2 opportunities came from the USA Swimming Disability Swimming Committee Athlete representative today. If you have questions, please contact Caroline Holmes. Her info is at the ...
Mar 30, 2021 - Coaches and Officials Rules & Regulations Test
The Rules and Regulations for Swim Coaches test will be unavailable from April 15-30. The officials’ online tests will also be unavailable on these dates. All of these tests are being updated to allow...
Mar 16, 2021 - USA Down Syndrome Swimming - Coaches Webinar
[ Also posted under Athletes > Disability Swimming ] Are you, or a Club in your LSC, coaching a swimmer with Down syndrome, or would you like to learn more about coaching swimmers with Down Syndrome? ...
Mar 11, 2021 - PNS General Chair - Updates from Around USA Swimming
Mar 8, 2021 - Safe Sport Club Recognition Training Opportunities
The Safe Sport Club Recognition program allows a USA Swimming member club to demonstrate its commitment to creating a healthy and positive environment free from abuse for all its members through the d...
Feb 24, 2021 - Western Zone DEI Camp and Summit
4/8/21: UPDATE POSTPONED and will be combined into one event, date TBD. When information if finalized, new information will be posted with new application deadline. WESTERN ZONE DIVERSITY, EQUITY...
Feb 22, 2021 - Intrasquad Meet REMINDER
Pacific Northwest Swimming Teams: We are excited to see more and more teams getting racing opportunities for their teams on the calendar. A few things to keep in mind as you put your intrasquad mee...
Feb 12, 2021 - COACH MEMBERS - USA Swimming further extensions
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Feb 11, 2021 - PNS General Chair - Updates from around USA Swimming
Jan 21, 2021 - PNS General Chair - UPDATE for the LSC
Report of Occurrences for COVID-19 USA Swimming has previously requested that any incidents of COVID-19 infections be reported to Colorado Springs ( https://www.usaswimming.org/news/2017/02/07/repor...
Jan 17, 2021 - USA Swimming SAFE SPORT TRAININGS
I wanted to share the following updates on how USA Swimming will be handling the Safe Sport Zoom trainings moving forward. View the training dates through the first quarter of 2021 here: Training Op...
Jan 15, 2021 - 2021 Speedo Sectional Meet in Phoenix, AZ
Dear General Chairs and Staff of the WZ Region 12 LSCs, The Western Region Section Board has just approved the distribution of the following statement, regarding the DATE CHANGE for Region 12 athl...
Jan 14, 2021 - PNS 2021 COVID-19 GRANT PROGRAM
The Pacific Northwest Swimming Board of Directors has voted to provide economic support and aid to member teams and clubs of Pacific Northwest Swimmingto help maintain viability through the COVID-19...
Jan 14, 2021 - From USA Swimming Leadership
Statement from USA Swimming Leadership regarding Klete Keller font-size:="" sans="" source="" style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: ">Since first learning of Mr. Keller’s possible involvement i...
Jan 6, 2021 - NO March 2021 NWAG or Senior Sectionals in Federal Way
The Northwest Age Group Regional meet will not be taking place in 2021 at the King County Aquatic Center in Federal Way, WA. Governor Inslee implemented a 4 Phase Approach to Safe Re-opening of Busin...
Jan 4, 2021 - HAPPY NEW YEAR - Check your MEMBERSHIP CARD!
Dec 10, 2020 - PNS General Chair - Current RESTRICTIONS on SANCTIONS EXTENDED
Current Restrictions on Sanctions Extended On Tuesday, Dec. 8, 2020, not unexpectedly, Governor Inslee announced that the current Washington state restrictions that were announced on Nov. 15 and then ...
Nov 25, 2020 - PNS General Chair - Status of State Imposed Limitations
Pacific Northwest Swimming Implementation of the Nov. 15, 2020 Washington Stay Safe Regulations The increasing numbers of COVID-19 infections nationwide has resulted in a variety of regulations from s...
Nov 25, 2020 - PNS General Chair - UPDATE for the LSC
USA Swimming COVID-19 Review At Thursday’s (Nov. 19) USA Swimming Zoom session, the discussion focused on the variety of regulations and limitations imposed around the country to address the increasin...
Nov 18, 2020 - PNS General Chair - UPDATE for the LSC
Pacific Northwest Swimming Implementation of the Nov. 15, 2020 Washington Stay Safe Regulations Following Governor Inslee’s Nov. 12 speech and the Nov. 15 news conference regarding the revisions to th...
Nov 10, 2020 - Coaching Strategies for the Challenging Swimmer
Notice just received regarding WEBINAR this THURSDAY, November 12 at 10:00AM (mountain time) Join San Diego Imperial coach, Jacqueline O'Hagan of Sol Aquatics in learning to recognize behavior pattern...
Nov 6, 2020 - COACH MEMBERS - CPR and In-water Safety Training Extension
Per the Operational Risk Committee: Coach Certification Requirements – Extensions - With the continuation of many facilities being closed due to COVID-19, coaches may find it difficult to renew some c...
Oct 7, 2020 - U.S. Paralympics Swimming VIRTUAL CLINICS
U.S. Paralympics Swimming is offering four virtual clinics via Zoom during October and November. Information with flyers now posted under Athletes > Disability Swimming
Oct 4, 2020 - 2019-2020 PNS RECORDS
Big THANK YOU to Keith Ure, PNS Records Chair! 2019-2020 PNS Records are now posted. Fast Times > PNS Records
Sep 23, 2020 - COACH Members - USA Swimming Health Insurance Opportunity
We are excited to announce the link to the USA Swimming webpage outlining health insurance for coaches is now live and available here: https://www.usaswimming.org/ coaches/popular-resources/ health-i...
Sep 21, 2020 - Zoom Enterprise License Opportunity for Clubs
As noted in Bob's General Chair Update to the LSC in What's PNeu (9/17 News) if your club would like to take advantage of this opportunity, please send an email to [email protected] with subject line...
Sep 18, 2020 - 2019-2020 Scholastic All America Roster Announced
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – In a competition year shortened by the COVID-19 pandemic, there were 1,087 swimmers whose efforts in the classroom and in the pool successfully earned them the title of Sc...
Sep 17, 2020 - PNS General Chair - UPDATE for the LSC
PNS Update (September 17, 2020) Update on the Activities of Pacific Northwest Swimming and USA Swimming Dear Coaches and Club Leaders, Swimmers, Officials, and Families: Hope that this finds...
Aug 25, 2020 - YMCA of Greater Seattle Unleashing Potential for All Series
Aug 24, 2020 - USA Swimming Tech Suit Restrictions for 12&U Swimmers
The tech suit restrictions, proposed by the USA Swimming Age Group Development Committee, will go into effect for 12-and-under swimmers beginning September 1, 2020. [ click here access USA Swimming w...
Aug 13, 2020 - PNS General Chair - UPDATE for the LSC
PNS Update (August 13, 2020) Update on the Activities of Pacific Northwest Swimming and USA Swimming Dear Coaches and Club Leaders, Swimmers, Officials, and Families: Hope that this finds yo...
Aug 10, 2020 - USA Swimming CLBMS 201 Virtual Course
USA Swimming is offering the Club Leadership and Business Management 201 Course virtually. The next course will be held on Saturday, September 12 th starting at: 11:30 am Eastern / 10:30 am Central ...
Aug 4, 2020 - Virtual Paralympics Clinics - Aug 9 and 16
See information and registration information under Athletes > Disability Swimming
Jul 30, 2020 - PNS General Chair - UPDATE for the LSC
PNS Anti-Racism Statement At the PNS House of Delegates meeting on June 27, the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DE&I) Committee presented a motion that PNS publicly and actively support the e...
Jul 23, 2020 - Coach Certification Requirements - EXTENSIONS
Coach Certification Requirements – EXTENSIONS With the continuation of many facilities being closed due to COVID19, coaches may find it difficult to renew some certifications. USA Swimming’s Risk Man...
Jul 9, 2020 - USA Swimming COVID-19 Relief Program Grants - Round 2
USA Swimming Foundation has pledged up to another $1.5M to support phase two of the COVID-19 Relief Program, which focuses on supporting a return to business for member clubs. The application is open ...
Jul 9, 2020 - 2019-2020 NISCA ALL AMERICAN
2019-2020 NISCA ALL AMERICAN The National Interscholastic Swim Coaches Association (NISCA) announced its All-America list of the Top 100 swims during this past year’s high school season. Ethan Dang...
Jul 2, 2020 - This week on the Olympic Channel
This week on the Olympic Channel (660 on Comcast), they are showing the 2019 Para World Swimming Championships from London. It is taking place in the Olympic/Paralympic pool used in 2012. There are...
Jun 25, 2020 - PNS General Chair - UPDATE for the LSC
PNS COVID-19 Update (June 25, 2020) Update on the Activities of Pacific Northwest Swimming and USA Swimming Dear Coaches and Club Leaders, Swimmers, Officials, and Families: The process of working...
Jun 24, 2020 - DEI Committee has created LGBTQIA+ Awareness Training
PNS Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee has created ONLINE LGBTQIA+ AWARENESS TRAINING available for athletes, officials, coaches and parents. Training link can also be found under Athletes > ...
Jun 11, 2020 - PNS General Chair - UPDATE for the LSC
PNS COVID-19 Update (June 11, 2020) Update on the Activities of Pacific Northwest Swimming and USA Swimming Dear Coaches and Club Leaders, Swimmers, Officials, and Families: With Governor Inslee’s Jun...
Jun 7, 2020 - Safe Swim Washington
Safe Swim Washington Advocating for a SAFE & RESPONSIBLE Return to Pools The resources shared on this page are for informational purposes. All posted guidelines and plans are expressly those of the pr...
May 28, 2020 - PNS General Chair - UPDATE for the LSC
PNS COVID-19 Update (May 28, 2020) Update on the Activities of Pacific Northwest Swimming and USA Swimming Dear Swimmers, Coaches, Officials, and Families: Hope that you continue to be healthy as Ju...
May 21, 2020 - PNS General Chair - UPDATE for the LSC
PNS COVID-19 Update (May 21, 2020) Update on the Activities of Pacific Northwest Swimming Dear Swimmers, Coaches, Officials, and Families: Hope that this finds you healthy. Washington is gradually ...
May 15, 2020 - USA Swimming Return to Competition Roadmap and June Event Sanctions
USA Swimming Return to Competition Roadmap and June Event Santions USA SWIMMING WEBSITE - Friday, May 15, 2020
May 12, 2020 - PNS hosting meeting for all POOL MANAGERS/OPERATORS in the region
Pacific Northwest Swimming is hosting a zoom meeting for all pool managers/operators in the region to help share ideas and develop strategies around reopening pools. The meeting will be this Thursday ...
May 7, 2020 - PNS Program Operations Slow Road of "Return to the Pool"
Pacific Northwest Swimming Teams: As we embark down the slow road of “Return to the Pool”, Technical Planning would like to share with you some information about swimming competitions for the remainde...
May 4, 2020 - PNS Umbrella Policy
As noted on 4/16/20 BOD Approved Minutes Pacific Northwest Swimming has purchased an umbrella policy through Cincinnati Specialty Underwriters. This provides Commercial general liability coverage for...
May 2, 2020 - PNS Club Improvement Program Grant Application
PNS Club Improvement Program Grant Application Please complete the auto-fill document and email to [email protected] by the May 11, 2020 deadline . LSC Statement for those applying for USA Swimmin...
Apr 30, 2020 - PNS General Chair - UPDATE for the LSC
Apr 28, 2020 - Weekly Safe Sport Recognized Club Trainings
USA Swimming Safe Sport Recogntion Progam (SSRP) USA Swimming Safe Sport is currently running weekly Zoom Meetings for Parent, Athletes and Coaches as an opportunity for clubs to become SSRP recogniz...
Apr 23, 2020 - PNS General Chair - UPDATE for the LSC
PNS COVID-19 Update (April 23, 2020) Update on the Activities of Pacific Northwest Swimming Dear Swimmers, Coaches, Officials, and Families: Good day and welcome back to the more typical gray Seattle....
Apr 23, 2020 - PNS Coach of the Year NOMINATIONS
PNS Coach of the Year Awards Nominations for 2019 Development, Age Group and Senior Coach of the Year can be submitted per the criteria indicated to PNS Coaches Rep, Alice Godfred by the Friday...
Mar 26, 2020 - Update/Resources from PNS General Chair
Western Zone Age Group Championship The planning for the annual Western Zone Age Group Championship is underway. The event is currently scheduled for Aug. 5 – 8, 2020, in Mt. Hood, Oregon. The mee...