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May 26, 2021 - Memorial Day Remembrance
Memorial Day is a time for remembrance and a reminder of the great price so many men and women in the armed services have paid to defend our great country. It is also a time to admire the bravery and ...
May 6, 2021 - Happy Mother's Day!
Montana Swimming woudl like to wish all the mom's who give so generously of their time, talent, money, energy, and love to make the sport of swimming wonderful -- a very Happy Mother's Day! Thank you...
Apr 14, 2021 - Spring Senior Sectionals St George, UT Update 4-14-2021
With the approval of the WR Section Board, we have reopened OME and extended the entry deadline for regular entries to Sunday, April 18th, at 11:59 pm. Initial entry numbers have been less than antic...
Apr 6, 2021 - Spring MT Swim HOD VIRTUAL meeting is May 9
Dear Members of Montana Swimming, The 2021 Spring Montana Swimming House of Delegates meeting will be held as a virtual meeting on Sunday, May 9, 2021, from 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm. Information to attend th...
Mar 26, 2021 - Happy Passover and Happy Easter Greetings
Montana Swimming would like to wish everyone a Happy Passover and a Happy Easter!
Mar 11, 2021 - Bozeman A Regional Replacement (BARR) Meet March 13-14
The Bozeman A Regional Replacement (BARR) Championship meet is March 13-14 at the Bozeman Swim Center. Swimmers from several states will be competing in this exciting meet. Additional information is p...
Mar 10, 2021 - Happy St. Patrick's Day!
Montana Swimming would like to wish everyone a wee bit of the Irish luck and a very happy St. Patrick's Day!
Mar 4, 2021 - 3 State Records Broken at Short Course State!
Montana Swimming would like to congratulate Daniel Apostol, Billings YMCA, Delaney Carlson, Missoula YMCA, and Isaac Keim, Glacier Aquatic Club, and their coaches on setting three new state records at...
Mar 4, 2021 - Daylight Savings Begins Sunday March 14
It's time to spring ahead one hour on Sunday, March 14. Daylight savings begins so remember to set your clock ahead one hour before you go to sleep Saturday night.
Mar 3, 2021 - Reach Out Grant Applications Due March 22
The Montana Swimming Spring Reach Out Grant applicatiosn are due March 22, 2021. Applications should be submitted to Susan Huckeby . The application is here Word or PDF or can be found under the...
Mar 1, 2021 - 2021 MT Swim SC State Meet Results
The 2021 Montana Swimming Short Course State meet results have been posted! Congratulations to the Billings Aquatic Club for winning the top team awards -- top men's team, top women's team, and top co...
Feb 23, 2021 - Safe Sport for Short Course State
Coaches, Athletes, Officials, Timers, Parents, and Volunteers, Please be aware of this important Safe Sport information at both Short Course State Meets: NO cell phones or cameras behind the blocks or...
Feb 22, 2021 - Live Stream the Action at MT Swim SC State EAST and WEST Meets Feb 26-28
Don't miss out on the action at the 2021 Montana Swimming Short Course State Championships! Both meets in Bozeman and Polson will be live streamed. Meet programs are available on this website too. Che...
Feb 20, 2021 - No Spectators at 2021 MT Swim Short Course State Meets
A letter from Montana Swimming General Chair Matt Yovich: Coaches - Earlier this week I announced that the Executive Committee of Montana Swimming had considered whether spectators would be allowed at...
Feb 10, 2021 - Spring Senior Sectional Update - Feb 10, 2021
The Western Zone leadership has released the following update for the 2021 Spring Senior Sectional Meets: This PDF attachment addresses the following items - please read carefully! Phoenix, AZ * Ma...
Feb 10, 2021 - Congratulations Billings YMCA - Safe Sport Recognized Club!!
Montana Swimming would like to congratulate the Billings YMCA on becoming Montana's newset Safe Sport Recognized Club!! Great job on achieving this milestone and in providing a safe club experience fo...
Feb 8, 2021 - 2021 Spring Senior Sectional Meets -- Officials Application Links
Officials Information: Right now there are 3 Sectional Meets in the West that are planned - (not counting CANV Meet yet) Below are the Links to the applications to officiate. When the CANV Meet in St ...
Feb 7, 2021 - SC State EAST Communication #1 from Jane Mittelsteadt
Hello all I wanted to send out a few quick notes regarding the plan for the meet. I will send a reminder the week before as well but early communication is always helpful since it gives you more tim...
Feb 5, 2021 - Spring Senior Sectionals Update 2-5-21
Attention Four Corner and Region 12 teams: The attached document PDF provides a status update on each of the three Sectional meets currently being planned: As of February 1, 2021, at 7:00 a.m. the...
Feb 1, 2021 - Spring Senior Sectional Meets
Four Corners + Region 12 Coaches & Clubs, Based on all available information, the Section Board, in conjunction with local host team(s), has created the following plan to host multiple Sectionals meet...
Jan 27, 2021 - MT Swim Short Course State Meet Contract Is Posted!!
The meet contract for the 2021 Montana Swimming Short Course State Championships is now posted under the meets tab and here. 2021 MT Swimming Short Course State Meet Contract Word PDF Short C...
Jan 27, 2021 - MT Swimming Short Course State Championships Feb 26-28 in 2 Locations
The Montana Swimming executive board has approved hosting the 2021 Montana Swimming Short Course State Championships February 26-28 in two locations due to COVID precautions. The meet contract and e...
Jan 16, 2021 - Senior Sectionals Phoenix Cross Registration Moved to February 1
The Western Region Section Board has just approved the distribution of the following statement, regarding the DATE CHANGE for Region 12 athletes to cross-register for the March 2021 Sectional Meet i...
Jan 15, 2021 - Martin Luther King Jr. Day
Jan 11, 2021 - MYST Wins Safe Sport Club Drawing - Receives Visit from National Team Member!
Congratulations to the Missoula YMCA Swim Team for being selected to have a visit by a USA Swimming national team member or alum in the January USA Swimming Safe Sport Certified Club drawing!! What ...
Jan 6, 2021 - Speedo Spring Sectionals at Federal Way CANCELED
The Spring Speedo Sectional meet in March at Federal Way, Washington, has been canceled. Below is a message from the Western Zone leadership about the meet. "In light of the continuing restrictions on...
Jan 6, 2021 - NWAC Regionals at Federal Way is CANCELED
Due to restrictions in place in Washington State because of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Northwest Age Group Regionals meet in March in Federal Way has been canceled.
Jan 6, 2021 - Helena Dolphins Swim Team Achieve Safe Sport Certificated Club Status
Congratulations to the Helena Dolphins Swim Team and their coach Alana Cunningham on achieving Safe Sport Club status! Your commitment to the safety and well being of your athletes is to be commended!...
Dec 29, 2020 - Happy New Year!
Montana Swimming wants to wish everyone a happy, healthy, safe, wonderful, and blessed new year!
Dec 23, 2020 - 2020 USAS 18 & Under Winter Championship Results
The USA swimming 18 and under Winter Championships were held at pools across the country between December 1 and December 13. The results from all the meets were compiled and the 18 and under winter ch...
Dec 22, 2020 - Happy Holidays!
Montana Swimming would like to wish all our athletes, coaches, officials, volunteers, supporters and their families a very happy holiday season! Merry Christmas! Happy Hanukkuh! Happy New year! We hop...
Nov 30, 2020 - Year End Giving to Support Montana Swimming
Are you interested in supporting Montana Swimming? You can be the difference in young swimmers' lives this December. All throughout December (and the year) your tax deductible donations to Montana Swi...
Nov 24, 2020 - Happy Thanksgiving!
Montana Swimming would like to wish you and yours a happy and healthy Thanksgiving!
Nov 16, 2020 - Post a Thank You Note on Social Media Today
Today on November 16 take a few minutes of your time your time on social media to post a note highlighting someone you are grateful for. Maybe you'll take the time to make several posts recognizing pe...
Nov 15, 2020 - November 15 - Clean Your Closet and Donate!
Today take some time to clean out your closet and donate at least 10 items. You'll find much needed space and help someone in need! Now is a great time to donate gently used coats, hats, mittens, boo...
Nov 14, 2020 - November 14 - Treat Your Neighbor
Today, November 14, bake a special treat for your neighbors. Even with COVID, take time to appreciate your neighbors and all they do for you through out the year!
Nov 13, 2020 - November 13 - Thank a Teacher
Today write a thank you note to a special teacher -- your teacher, your child's teacher, a teacher in the school you appreciate. Do you remember your favorite teacher when you were in school? What mad...
Nov 12, 2020 - November 12 Gratitude
Gratitude -- Today volunteer to do an unpleasant task like taking out the garbage, wash the dishes, scoop the dog poop or clean the cat box. Surprise someone with your thoughtfulness.
Nov 11, 2020 - Honor Our Veterans with Your Gratitude
Today on Veteran's Day please honor and thank a veteran for their service!
Nov 10, 2020 - November 10 - Gratitude!
Show your gratitude on November 10. Think of someone you are proud of and tell him/her/them!
Nov 9, 2020 - November 9 Gratitude Challenge
Show your gratitude on November 9. Compliment at least 5 other people today!
Nov 8, 2020 - November 8 Gratitude Idea
Today spend some time with someone you care about! Show your gratitude this month.
Nov 7, 2020 - Salute to Veterans
On November 11, we honor the bravery and sacrifice of those who have served America in the armed forces. It is also a time to appreciate the commitment of our active military personnel and their dedic...
Nov 7, 2020 - Gratitude Idea for November 7
Show your gratitude this month in our gratitude challenge! November 7th - Create a piece of art that shows what you are thankful for today!
Nov 6, 2020 - November 6th Gratitude Challenge
Show your gratitude today and all month long! The November 6th gratitude challenge is: Hand write a letter and mail it to a friend! Think of how surprised your friend will be to receive a letter from ...
Nov 5, 2020 - MHSA Delays Start of High School Swim Season -- HS State March 5-6
The Montana High School Association on October 13 delayed the start of the winter sports season, including swimming, by three weeks. The first day of practice now for winter sports will be Monday Dece...
Nov 5, 2020 - November 5 - Gratitude Challenge
2020 has been a challenging year in many ways, but we all still have many reasons to give thanks. This month we challenge you to show your gratitude. November 5th Gratitude Challenge -- Send a text to...
Nov 1, 2020 - Remember to Vote!
Remember to vote in the election on November 3! Your voice matters.
Oct 25, 2020 - MT Swim Approved Fall Proposals Passed at HOD Meeting
The proposals passed at the 2020 Montana Swimming House of Delegates meeting can be found here and on the Current LSC Meeting page. Please note -- Montana Swimming voted to keep the current time st...
Oct 7, 2020 - Happy National Coaches Day!
Montana Swimming would like to wish all our coaches a very happy National Coaches Day! We appreciate all your hard work and dedication to making your athletes not only the very best swimmer but also t...
Oct 4, 2020 - Rosanne Flann and John Thurmond Awarded MT Swim Officials Awards
The Montana Swimming officials voted on October 4 to award their highest honors to Rosanne Flann and John Thurmond. Rosanne Flann (BAC) received the Excellence in Officiating Award. The award is prese...
Oct 2, 2020 - MT Swim DEI Committee Forming
Montana Swimming is pleased to announce the formation of the Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Disability committee. MT Swimming DEI Chair Susan Huckeby and Montana Swimming Senior Athlete Representati...
Sep 19, 2020 - MT Swim Scholastic All Americans - Russo, Keller, Thompson, Kerns
Montana Swimming would like to congratulate to Catherine Russo (BMA), Parker Keller (HLST), Peter Thompson (BAC) and Liam Kerns (BAC) for being named to the 2020 USA Swimming Scholastic All America ...
Sep 17, 2020 - USA Swim Announces 2020-2021 National Team - Katharine Berkoff Named as Member
As athletes prepare for the new Olympic year, and both the rescheduled U.S. Olympic Team Trials – Swimming and Olympic Games in Tokyo, USA Swimming today announced its 2020-2021 National Team roster. ...
Sep 16, 2020 - USA Swim Announces DEI Council and Team BLAC - Erin Popovich is a Member
USA Swimming, the national governing body for swimming in the United States, is proud to announce the formation of two diverse leadership groups developed as part of a long-term action plan to provide...
Sep 15, 2020 - USA Swimming October Sanctions Update
Dear members, We continue to receive encouraging feedback from across the country regarding the safety measures being put in place at facilities and with teams, and the care and attention being given ...
Sep 10, 2020 - MT Swim Fall HOD Virtual Meeting
The Montana Swimming Fall HOD meeting will be held as a virtual zoom meeting on Sunday October 4. please check the meeting information under LSC Info/Current HOD Meeting Minutes or under the Meets tab...
Sep 7, 2020 - Speedo Swim Again Virtual Series Meets
Aug 29, 2020 - Congratulations Sean and Jessica Marshall!
Congratulations to BAC coaches Sean and Jessica Marshall on your wedding August 29! All of Montana Swimming wish you the very best!
Aug 17, 2020 - USA Swim Club Leadership Business Management 201 Course Sept 12 Online
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 6, 2020 - Scholastic All America Applications Extended Through August 31
The application for the 2019-2020 year is now available online at the USA Swimming website from June 1, 2020 and now thorugh August 31!! The qualifying period has also been extended until August 31,...
Jul 21, 2020 - Congratulations Sarah Spini and Lizzie Horgdal for BSSG OW Wins
Congratuations to Bilings YMCA Seahawk swimmers Sarah Sprini and Lizzie Horgdal for their open water wins at Big Sky State Games in July! Sarah Sprini won the gold medal in the 11-12 girls 400 meter o...
Jul 20, 2020 - Proposals for MT Swim Fall HOD Meeting Due August 10
Please submit proposals to be considered at the Fall H.O.D. meeting to Montana Swimming General Chair Matt Yovich by 11:59 pm on Monday August 10, 2020. Begin the proposal by stating the action you...
Jul 17, 2020 - USA Swimming August 2020 August Meet Sanctioning Additional Requirements
On July 17 USA Swimming issued additional requirements to sanction a swim meet beginning August 1, 2020. The information is posted here and on the meet sanction page. August 2020 Meet Sanction Require...
Jul 15, 2020 - MT Governor Issues Order Requiring Face Masks to be Worn effective July 15
Montana's governor issued an order requiring face masks or face coverings to be worn effective July 15 in any county with 4 or more active COVID-19 cases and strongly encouraged people to wear face ma...
Jul 15, 2020 - HLST Car Wash Sunday July 19
The Helena Lions Swim Team will hold a car wash on Sunday July 11 beginning at 11:00 a.m. The car wash will be in the Burger King parking lot at 2820 Prospect Avenue. Cost is $10 per car. They will ac...
Jul 9, 2020 - Athlete Protection Training Requirement - Adult Athletes w/Cognitive Disability
The U.S. Center for SafeSport requires USA Swimming to provide regular and consistent training for all adults, including adult athletes, who interact with and have direct contact with minor athletes. ...
Jul 8, 2020 - Equitable Aquatics 31 Days of Action Plan
Join with aquatics professionals on a 31 day self-led learning activity to explore and understand the historical background, access barriers, and steps needed to make aquatics equitbale for all. Join ...
Jul 8, 2020 - Catherine Russo Named 2019 2020 NISCA High School All American
Butte High School and Bozeman Multisport Aquatics standout swimmer Catherine Russo was named to the 2019-2020 NISCA High School All American lists. The top 100 male and female high school swimmers i...
Jul 7, 2020 - HLST Swim Meet Canceled
The HLST Last Chance Invite and Big Sky State Games swim meet to be held in Helena July 10-12, 2020, has been canceled.
Jul 7, 2020 - USAS COVID-19 Relief Grant program - Round 2 - Applications Due July 10
As shared in late May, the 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 club...
Jul 7, 2020 - USA Swimming Leadership Webinar July 13 with Dr. Regina Lewis
USA Swimming will host an online leadership webinar with Dr. Regina Lewis discussing the art of courageous conversations July 13. Register today to join this educational and informative discussion. Bu...
Jul 6, 2020 - USA Swimming Trivia Night July 24 - Come Play!
Save the Date and Come Play USA Swimming Trivia!! When : Friday, July 24 at 5 p.m. MT Hosted by : Mike Unger & Olympian Rowdy Gaines This fun-filled trivia night will be an evening of dropping swimmin...
Jul 3, 2020 - Virtual Meet Information from USA Swimming
In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, many teams may wish to host a virtual meet. USA Swimming has released an updated version of the virtual meet how to's in June 2020. See information below. Check back...
Jul 2, 2020 - USA Swimming Virtual WE LEAD Seminar
Virtual We LEAD Seminar for Athletes USA Swimming will host a virtua WE LEAD seminar for athletes on July 11. Registration is limited so apply today! When: Saturday, July 11 at 9 a.m. MT This will be...
Jul 2, 2020 - Keeping Athletes First Safe Sport Initiative
In what may be a silver lining of the last few months, the USA Swimming Safe Sport team helped facilitate more coach, athlete, and parent virtual trainings in support of the Safe Sport Club Recognitio...
Jul 1, 2020 - Happy 4th of July!
Montana Swimming would like to wish everyone a happy, safe, and healthy 4th of July! We hope you have a wonderful time celebrating America's independence.
Jun 26, 2020 - USA Swimming Return to Competition Plan
In May 2020, USA Swimming introduced the concept of a crawl, walk, race approach to our return to competition. As part of that return to competition plan, for July 2020, the USA Swimming Board of Dire...
Jun 22, 2020 - USA Swimming Launches Redesigned Website
USA Swimming, the National Governing Body for the sport of swimming in the United States, on June 22 announced the launch of its redesigned website: usaswimming.org . USA Swimming membership feedback...
Jun 20, 2020 - Happy Father's Day!
Montana Swimming would like to wish all the dads a Happy Father's Day!! You make so much possible in the lives of your family. We appreciate all the dads (and grandfathers and great-grandfathers) who ...
Jun 19, 2020 - Grants for Life Jackets and Swim Lesson
The Association of Aquatic Professionals (AOAP) is now taking applications for a new grant program to help aid aquatic facilities in their drowning prevention efforts. The AOAP drowning prevention gra...
Jun 17, 2020 - Natl Aquatics Groups Coalition to Help People Get in Water Sooner, Safer
More than 20 water safety and competitive water sports organizations on June 17 launched the Aquatics Coalition ( www.Aquatics-Coalition.org ) to help guide states and municipalities across the coun...
Jun 12, 2020 - Black Lives Matter - USA Swimming Statement
Dear USA Swimming members, It is difficult to find the right words to express our grief, but we will try because it matters to our Black athletes, it matters to our Black members, and it matters to us...
May 28, 2020 - USA Swimming COVID-19 Relief Program Grant Awards Phase 1
USA Swimming is pleased to report that all 317 clubs who submitted applications were awarded COVID-19 Relief Program grants in phase one, which was focused on supporting clubs and members impacted eco...
May 28, 2020 - 2022 Pan Pacs Deferred to 2026, Canada Remains Host
Out of respect for the recent changes to the international sporting calendar due to the global COVID-19 pandemic, the four Pan Pacific Charter Nations have agreed to defer the 2022 Pan Pacific Swimmin...
May 23, 2020 - In Honor of Memorial Day - Thank You
Memorial Day is a time for remembrance and a reminder of the great price so many men and women in the armed services have paid to defend our great country. It is also a time to admire the bravery and ...
May 18, 2020 - Catherine Russo & Peter Thompson Named MT Swim Athletes of the Year
Montana Swimming is proud to announce Catherine Russo of the Bozeman Brookies and Peter Thompson of the Billings Aquatic Club have been named the 2020 Montana Swimming male and female athletes o...
May 18, 2020 - 2021 MT Swimming Short Course State Meet at Polson
The Montana Swimming House of Delegates voted to hold the 2021 Montana Swimming Short Course State Championships February 25-28 in Polson, Montana. The meet will be hosted by the LAKE Monsters. Monta...
May 18, 2020 - Aja Simshaw & Bennett Apostol Named MT Swim Sportspersons of the Year
Montana Swimming is proud to announce Aja Simshaw of the LAKE Monsters in Polson and Bennett Apostol of the Billings YMCA Swim Team were named the 2020 Montana Swimming Sportspersons of the year. ...
May 17, 2020 - 2020 MT Swimming Long Course State Championships have been CANCELED
The Montana Swimming House of Delegates voted May 17 to cancel the 2020 Montana Swimming Long Course State Championships due to concerns over the COVID-19 outbreak and social distancing concerns. The ...
May 17, 2020 - Dax Rice Named Phillips 66 Volunteer of the Year
The Montana Swimming House of Delegates voted to award Dax Rice of the Billings Aquatic Club the prestigious Phillips 66 Volunteer of the Year award during their May meeting. The award may only be r...
May 17, 2020 - 2021 MT Swim SC State at Polson February 25-28
The LAKE Monsters submitted the winning bid to host the 2021 Montana Swimmng Short Course State Championships February 25-28 in Polson. LAKE submitted a bid of $8700. This meet will feature the new 3 ...
May 15, 2020 - USAS Return to Competition Roadmap - June Meet Sanctions Canceled
Over the last several weeks, planning for resuming practices has produced wide-ranging conversations about the role of competition in our return to pools. While the perspectives vary, what is clear is...
May 11, 2020 - MT Swim Spring HOD Meeting May 17 is a ZOOM meeting - Deadlines for nominations
The spring Montana Swimming House of Delegates meeting to be held Friday May 15 in Bozeman has beene re-organized due to the coronavirus outbreak and cancellation of the BOZ May Classic swim meet. Th...
May 4, 2020 - International Water Safety Day is May 15
On May 15th we will be celebrating International Water Safety Day! International Water Safety Day is designed to help spread global awareness of the ongoing drowning pandemic, and educate the youth in...
May 1, 2020 - MT Swimming Provides COVID-19 Relief Grant to Clubs
In late April, 2020, Montana Swimming provided an immediate, one-time COVID-19 Relief Grant to LSC clubs in the amount of $30 per full-time registered swimmer using registration numbers from the past ...
May 1, 2020 - USA Swimming Convention Now a VIRTUAL Meeting
On May 1 USA Swimming received the news below from the United States Aquatics Sports (USAS) regarding their decision to cancel this year’s Convention, scheduled for September 22-27, 2020 in Jacksonvil...
Apr 30, 2020 - Class of 2020 College Bound List - Let's Recognize Our Seniors!
Athletes, parents, and coaches.... Montana Swimming would like to recognize our class of 2020 seniors! The college bound list is found under the athlete tab. If you would like your senior recognized, ...
Apr 30, 2020 - MT Swim Spring HOD Meeting to be a ZOOM Meet May 17 - Meet Bids Due May 1
Updated meeting notice: The spring Montana Swimming House of Delegates meeting to be held Friday May 15 in Bozeman will be re-organized due to the coronavirus outbreak and cancellation of the BOZ May ...
Apr 28, 2020 - USA Swimming Grant Program - COVID-19 Relief - 1st Applications Due May 8
Grant Application Round One: PDF Grant Aapplications are due May 8, 2020 https://www.usaswimming.org/utility/covid-19-relief-program-for-teams Purpose USA Swimming has initially pledged $1M in ...
Apr 28, 2020 - USA Swimming COVID-19 Recovery Plan
Following thorough evaluation and development, we are pleased today to share details of our strategic recovery plan with our members. This holistic plan includes products, services and benefits we hav...
Apr 27, 2020 - USA Swimming Announces Targeted Event Schedule
Dear USA Swimming members, As we continue to monitor the changes of this global pandemic, assess the lifting of restrictions across the country and prioritize the health and safety of our members, we ...
Apr 24, 2020 - MT Swim HOD Meeting Now a VIRTUAL Meeting Sunday May 17
Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, the Montana Swimming Spring House of Delegates (HOD) meeting has been changed to Sunday May 17 beginining at 7:00 pm and will be held as a virtual meeting. ...
Apr 23, 2020 - 2020 Senior Zones & Age Group Zones Meets Canceled - Moved to 2021
The Western Zone leadership have decided to cancel/postpone the 2020 WZ Senior Zone Championship and the WZ Age Group Championship meets. The group considered input from the General Chairs in the West...
Apr 22, 2020 - Tracy Flikkema Named MT Swim Finance Vice Chair
The Montana Swimming Executive Committe on April 20 named Tracy Flikkema as the new Finance Vice Chair to replace Mike O'Neil. Tracy will finish Mike's term in office and he is eager to begin his work...
Apr 21, 2020 - Weekly Safe Sport Training on Zoom for Parents, Athletes & Coaches
USA Swimming is excited to announce that beginning Wednesday, April 22, USA Swimming Safe Sport staff will be hosting weekly Zoom training's to help club’s achieve the training requirements of the Saf...
Apr 19, 2020 - WATCH PARTY -- The Last Gold Movie
WATCH PARTY ALERT! Looking for an inspirational movie to watch with your athletes and family? How about The Last Gold Documentary. It's the story behind the historic Womens 400 Free Relay victory at t...
Apr 18, 2020 - Five New Resources from USA Swimming for Clubs
USA Swimming is please to offer five new resources for clubs and coaches. ZOOM Zoom ( https://www.zoom.us/ ), an enterprise video conferencing with real-time messaging and content, has become one of...
Apr 16, 2020 - USA Swimming Suspends All Sanctions Through May 30
To: Local Swimming Committees We hope this communication finds you and yours safe and healthy. We commend all our leaders across the sport for their hard work and dedication over the last several we...
Apr 15, 2020 - Coronavirus Update from General Chair Matt Yovich
COVID-19 Update – All sanctioned activities are suspended as well as most practice activities in conjunction with Governor Bullock’s Shelter-In-Place order. We know that the revenue generating capabi...
Apr 13, 2020 - Inspiring Messages from Olympians Delivered to Your Phone
Feeling down about your cancelled swim meet or missing your daily swim team or workout buddy camaraderie like most of us? If you’re looking for something that will bring you a smile right in the palm ...
Apr 10, 2020 - US Olympic Trials - Swimming Rescheduled June 13-20, 2021
Olympic-qualifying event confirmed for the CHI Health Center Omaha, June 13-20, 2021 Following unprecedented events around the globe, including the postponement of the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 and man...
Apr 9, 2020 - Scrabble Rush Dryland Workout
Need another fun dryland workout? Try the Scrabble Rush workout.
Apr 8, 2020 - Color Chaos Dryland Workout
Looking for another fun dryland workout? Try the Color Chaos workout!
Apr 7, 2020 - Flip A Cup Dryland Workout
Looking for a fun dryland workout during the coronavirus outbreak? Try the Flip A Cup workout!
Apr 6, 2020 - Character Lab Resources for Coaches, Parents, and Teachers
Character Lab is actionable advice for parents and teachers (and coaches) -- based on science. The playbooks show evidence based ways to build character in kids. Find out more at www.characterlab.org...
Apr 6, 2020 - How Nonprofits Can Apply for Loans and Other Emergency Benefits
Nonprofits interested in taking advantage of new emergency loans and other aid programs should get their papers in order, contact their local FDIC-insured bank, and prepare to move quickly, nonprofit ...
Apr 3, 2020 - Athletes - How to Get Recruited Webinars April 5, 7, 8
During this uncertain time for college recruiting, NFHS Network and NCSA Next College Student Athlete are teaming up to keep you and your family updated on the latest recruiting information. Join us...
Apr 3, 2020 - BOZ May Classic Meet CANCELED
Due to the continuing coronavirus outbreak, the Bozeman May Classic swim meet, May 15-17, has been canceled.
Apr 2, 2020 - 20 Things Coaches Can Do to be a Lighthouse - By Wayne Goldsmith
Apr 2, 2020 - Helpful Information for Clubs and Small Businesses
USA Swimming LSC Leadership Group posts updated information on Facebook to assist clubs, coaches, and LSCs during the coronavirus outbreak. To access the information in the Google Drivee go to: https...
Apr 2, 2020 - WZ Diversity Select Camp Now Changed to a Virtual Camp
As we continue to prioritize the health and wellness of all our members, USA Swimming has made the decision to suspend all our events, camps, conferences, or any occasion that requires individuals to ...
Apr 2, 2020 - FREE Live Webcast - FINIS Friday Swim At Home Edition April 3
FREE LIVE CAST FINIS Friday: Swim At Home Edition These are such crazy times! We want to bring the swim community together for a weekly livecast interview with innovative and inspirational leaders i...
Apr 1, 2020 - Can't Swim? 25 Things You can Do to Stay Fit by Wayne Goldsmith
Mar 31, 2020 - Reach Out Grant Application Deadline Extended to April 3
The spring Montana Swimming Reach Out grant application deadline has been extended now to April 3. We hope this allows teams ample time to apply in the midst of the changes due to the coronavirus outb...
Mar 31, 2020 - WZ DEI Camp - Athlete Applications Open Through April 5
Western Zone Select diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) camp will be held June 11-14 at Boise State University in Boise, Idaho. Athlete applications are open for Montana Swimming registered athlete...
Mar 31, 2020 - Podcasts from International Swim Coaches Assoc April 2 and April 7
Mar 31, 2020 - USA Swimming Spring Coach Clinic in Bozeman April 3-5! POSTPONED to 2021
Mar 31, 2020 - WZ Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion Summit Applications Open - Due April 10
The 2020 Western Zone Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion summit will be held June 11-14 at Boise State University at Boise, Idaho, in conjunction with the WZ DEI Camp. The summit is open to adults and a...
Mar 30, 2020 - Olympics and Paralympics have been Re-scheduled
The Olympics in Tokyo, Japan, have been re-scheduled and will occur July 23 - August 8, 2021. The Paralympics have also been re-schsuled and will occur August 24 - September 5, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan.
Mar 30, 2020 - WZ Federal and State Programs for Small Business Support
Here are some additional resources for coaches and teams in the Western Zone posted by Jane Grosser and USA Swimming in this pdf file . This file lists federal and state programs for small business s...
Mar 30, 2020 - Extensions for Coach Certification Requirements
As a result of the closures of many facilities due to COVID-19, coaches may find it difficult to renew some certifications. The following steps are being taken to assist with this issue for coaches w...
Mar 29, 2020 - Mental Training Toolbox: Taking Advantage of Adversity and Disappointment
Mar 26, 2020 - Letter to USA Swimming Community March 26
To our USA Swimming community, While the actions of the last week have provided some answers and direction regarding the Olympic Games and our Olympic Trials qualifying event, we are acutely aware of ...
Mar 24, 2020 - USAS Update on Postponement of the Olympic Trials - March 24
Following the International Olympic Committee’s decision to postpone the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, we at USA Swimming are working closely with the United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee on resch...
Mar 24, 2020 - Board Governed Club Resources During the Coronavirus Pandemic
As a part of USA Swimming’s commitment to building swim clubs, we are providing resources to help board governed clubs become even more effective in their roles, through our organizational membership ...
Mar 24, 2020 - HAV Spring Classic Meet - CANCELED
The Havre Lions Spring Classic meet May 2-3 has been canceled.
Mar 24, 2020 - USA Swim Statement on Postponement of 2020 Tokyo Olympics
“In this globally unprecedented time, today’s joint announcement by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) and the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 organizers was the responsible, though understandably dif...
Mar 23, 2020 - Montana DHHS and CDC Information on the COVID-19 Virus
With the concerns about the COVID-19 Corona Virus, below is information from the Montana Department of Health and Human Services and the Center for Disease Control. Montana's Governor announced all M...
Mar 23, 2020 - Resources to Help Athletes with Limitations on Training During Coronavirus
USA Swimming and the USOPC have recently published a number of articles to help athletes and their support groups cope with the current limitations on their training and competitions imposed by the re...
Mar 23, 2020 - USA Swimming Covered Activities Update
Many of you have had questions about insurance and providing online instruction to your athletes. Below you will find a link to a document that answers some basic questions about insurance coverage or...
Mar 23, 2020 - CG Sports FREE Live Webinar with Lily King March 24
CG Sports Management is excited to offer a NEW free live webinar with "Lilly King - Queen of Confidence" Tuesday, March 24th, 1pm - 2pm EST Lilly will discuss how to develop and build your confide...
Mar 23, 2020 - TYR Pro Swim Series Meet at Indianapolis is CANCELED
Following the closure of the IU Natatorium on the campus of IUPUI, USA Swimming was informed that it can no longer host its TYR Pro Swim Series event that was scheduled May 6-9, 2020. Given the curren...
Mar 20, 2020 - USA Swimming Letter to USOPC March 20 - Request to Delay the Olympics 1 Year
Friday, March 20, 2020 Attn: Sarah Hirshland, United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee Chief Executive Officer United States Olympic & Paralympic Committee One Olympic Plaza Colorado Springs, CO 8...
Mar 18, 2020 - USA Swimming Coronavirus Update March 17
Dear USA Swimming member, Since first communicating with our members about the Coronavirus (COVID-19), we have received ample feedback, much of it focused on the safety measures being recommended. We ...
Mar 17, 2020 - Coronavirus Information Resources
Coronavirus Information: CDC Website: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html Mayo Clinic: https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/coronavirus/symptoms-causes/syc-20479963 US Dep...
Mar 17, 2020 - Resources for Clubs and Coaches
People from various LSCs across the country are compiling information for clubs and coaches to use during the down time resulting from the coronavirus. If you have information you'd like to share, ple...
Mar 16, 2020 - Open Water Nationals & Jr Nationals POSTPONED
Due to ongoing concerns over the coronavirus, USA Swimming has postponed the USAS Open Water Nationals and Junior Nationals to be held in Fort Meyers, Florida, April 24-26.
Mar 16, 2020 - USA Swimming Coronavirus Update March 16, 2020
Dear USA Swimming Members, Thank you to everyone for your support and commitment as we continue to navigate these uncharted waters. Throughout the entire country there is a very real and intense ef...
Mar 16, 2020 - TYR Pro Swim at Mission Viejo in April is CANCELED
On March 16, 2020, USA Swimming announced the TYR Pro Swim Series meet at Mission Viejo, California, will be canceled due to ongoing concerns over the coronavirus.
Mar 12, 2020 - USA Swimming Letter to Members Regarding Coronavirus 3-12-20
Dear USA Swimming Members, Over the course of the last seven days, let alone the last 24 hours, the coronavirus (COVID-19) has prompted unprecedented changes within the world of sport. Our leadership ...
Mar 12, 2020 - USA Swimming Issues 30 Day Ban on All Sanctioned Swim Meets Through April 11
USA Swimming confirmed to SwimSwam and Swimming World Magazine that it has issued a 30 day ban on all sanctioned swim meets through April 11, 2020, due to concerns over the COVID-19 virus. The decisi...
Mar 11, 2020 - YMCA SC Nationals - CANCELED
The YMCA of the USA canceled the YMCA Short Course Nationals meet effective March 11 due to ongoing concerns over the COVID-19 virus.
Mar 11, 2020 - 2020 Senior Zones Time Standards Posted
The 2020 Western Zone Senior Zone Championship Meet time standards have been posted on the Montana Zone Team page, the Senior Zone meet page, and the time standards page. The time standards are also a...
Mar 11, 2020 - NW Age Group Championships at Federal Way is CANCELED
3/11/20: Due to the announcement by the Washington Governor, Mr. Jay Inslee, banning all gatherings over 250 – the Northwest Age Group Regionals Meet is canceled . This ban applies to King, Snoh...
Mar 10, 2020 - Spring Senior Sectionals - Federal Way - CANCELED
Effective March 10, 2020 KING County has canceled the Speedo Spring Senior Sectional meet at Federal Way.
Mar 8, 2020 - WZ Diversity Select Camp Athlete Applications Open thru March 13
Western Zone Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Select Camp - June 11-14 at Boise State University: The Athlete Applications for the WZ DEI Select Camp are now open . Montana Swimming may send two ath...
Mar 7, 2020 - MT Swim Reach Out Grant Applications Open - Due March 18
The spring Montana Swimming Reach Out grant application period is open. Grant applications are due March 18 and should be submitted to Susan Huckeby . The application can be found here ( Word P...
Mar 3, 2020 - MYST Wins Spirit Award at SC State
Once again the marvelous coaches, athletes, parents, and volunteers from the Missoula YMCA Swim Team have won the coveted Short Course State Spirit Award! Thanks for showing your team spirit. You brin...
Feb 20, 2020 - SC State Updates, Parking, Important Information
Check out the important updates for the 2020 Short Course State Championships on the meet page and below. For those attenidng the meet on Friday you will need a parking pass which is $3.50. Check ou...
Feb 5, 2020 - Montana Swimming Top Times Reports
Do you wonder how your times stack up against other swimmers in Montana? Check out the Montana Swimming Top Times reports! Go to the Records/Times tab and using the drop down, go to Montana Swim Top T...
Feb 4, 2020 - Steph Boysen New Membership/Registration Chair
Montana Swimming General Chair Matt Yovich recently announced that Steph Boysen (HLST) has been named the new Montana Swimming Membership/Registration Chair. Steph will handle all registrations for at...
Jan 25, 2020 - Barracudas hire Olympic gold medal winner Hans Dersch as head coach
Hans Dersch, who won an Olympic Gold medal in his swimming career, was named the Bozeman Barracudas’ head coach and will start in early March. Dersch, who won three team NCAA championships at Texas, w...
Jan 22, 2020 - Thompson, Russo, Berkoff Named to 2019 USA-S Top 100
USA Swimming announced the 2019 top 100 18 and under world rankings on January 21. Three Montana swimmers were named as members of that elite group. Peter Thompson, BAC , was named to the list for his...
Jan 10, 2020 - 2020 USAS Leadership Workshops POSTPONED until October 2020
The She Leads and the Women's Leadership Summit scheduled for April 2020 have been postponed until October 2020 due to the coronavirus pandemic. The USA Swimming Women's Leadership opportunities are...
Jan 9, 2020 - National Diversity Select Camp Applications Open Thru Feb. 7
Jan 8, 2020 - BAC and MAC Earn USA Swimming Club Excellence Awards!
Congratulations to the Billings Aquatic Club (BAC) and the Missoula Aquatic Club (MAC) on being recognized by the USA Swimming National Club Excellence program! The Billings Aquatic Club achieved Sil...
Jan 6, 2020 - Save the Date - WZ Diversity Camp June 11-13 at Boise State
The Western Zone Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion camp will be held June 11-13 at Boise State University in Boise, Idaho. More information about the camp is posted under the Diversity/Disability tab u...
Jan 3, 2020 - USAS Adopted Legislation Effective Jan 1, 2020
Legislation passed by the 2019 USA Swimming House of Delegates that goes into effect on January 1, 2020, can be found here: Adopted Legislation Questions regarding the interpretation of these rules s...
Dec 31, 2019 - Happy New Year!
Happy New Year! As we start a new day, new week, new month, new year, and new decade, we at Montana Swimming want to wish you a wonderful, successful, and memorable 2020!, Best of luck to all our athl...
Dec 23, 2019 - Happy Hanukkah, Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!
Happy Hanukkah, Merry Christmas, and Happy New Year from everyone at Montana Swimming! Wishing you a joyous season, fun and meaningful times with family and friends, and all the best in 2020.
Dec 19, 2019 - BMA Now Safe Sport Recognized Club!
Congratulations to the BMA Brookies for completing all the requirements to become a USA Swimming Safe Sport Recognized Club!! Your efforts to provide a safe environment for athletes is a great accompl...
Dec 9, 2019 - Billings YMCA Seeks Assistant Coach
The Billings YMCA Seahawks are looking to hire an Assistant Coach. If you know of someone who loves working with youth, has a passion for developing athletes with a whole person approach, is enthusia...
Nov 21, 2019 - Happy Thanksgiving!
Montana Swimming woudl like to wish everyone a very happy Thanksgiving. We are so thankful for all our blessings over the past year. Thank you to all our athletes, teams, coaches, officials, volunteer...
Nov 19, 2019 - Parker Keller Signs National Letter of Intent
Congratulations Parker Keller, Helena High School senior and Helena Lions Swim Team member, on signing your national letter of intent to attend Providence College in Rhode Island! Such an exciting da...
Nov 14, 2019 - Congratulations MYST for Safe Sport Club Recognition!
Montana Swimming would like to congratulate the Missoula YMCA Swim Team for becoming a USA Swimming safe sport recognized club!! MYST has completed all the requirements to achieve this important certi...
Nov 14, 2019 - Caroline Dye Signs National Letter of Intent
Congratulations to Caroline Dye (KATS) who signed her National Letter of Intent and will swim for the University of Nebraska Omaha! Caroline signing her national letter of intent Caroline with her KAT...
Nov 13, 2019 - Catherine Russo Signs National Letter of Intent
Congratulations to Catherine Russo, BMA swimmer and Butte HIgh senior, who signed her National Letter of Intent with Ohio State! Catherine with her coach Caty Flikkema. Catherine with her family Cath...
Nov 13, 2019 - Bozeman Brookies Achieve Level 1 Club Recognition Status
USA Swimming and Montana Swimming would like to congratulate the Bozeman Mutlisport Aquatics Brookies for achieveing Level 1 Club Recognition status!! Way to go Brookies!
Nov 11, 2019 - Thank you to All Veterans!
Montana Swimming would like to thank all veterans for their service to our country. Because of you....home of the brave, land of the free. Thank you for serving to keep us free!
Nov 9, 2019 - Times in SWIMS and MAAPP Compliance
Starting Wednesday November 6, 2019, times achieved by an athlete member at a sanctioned meet who is over 18 years of age (+30 day grace period) who had not completed the Athlete Protection Training (...
Nov 6, 2019 - Bozeman Brookies Awarded $2500 MT Swim Reach Out Grant
Montana Swimming is pleased to announce the Bozeman Brookies (BMA) Swim Team has been awarded $2500 through the fall 2019 Reach Out grant program. The team plans to use the funding to reach out to low...
Nov 4, 2019 - FREE MT Swimming Swim Clinic and Parent Workshop Nov. 16 at Hardin
The Montana Swimming Program Development Committee is pleased to present the second annual Montana Swimming Swim Clinic and Parent Workshop on Saturday November 16 in Hardin. The clinic is held in con...
Nov 1, 2019 - Proposals Passed at 2019 MT Swim Fall House of Delegates Meeting
The proposals passed at the 2019 Fall Montana Swimming House of Delegates meeting can be found here . The proposals are also posted on the Current HOD Meeting Minutes page under the LSC Info tab.
Oct 31, 2019 - Daylight Savings Times Ends Sunday Morning - Set Clocks Back 1 Hour
Daylight savings time ends this Sunday morning, November 3. Remember to set your clocks back 1 hour before you go to bed Saturday night!
Oct 30, 2019 - Erin Popovich Inducted into US Olympic & Paralympic Hall of Fame
Oct 29, 2019 - Peter Thompson Named Youth Male Athlete of the Year
Peter Thompson of the Billings Aquatic Club has been honored as the National Congress of State Games Youth Male Athlete of the Year. Peter, age 17, is a multi-sport athlete and competed in the 5K road...
Oct 28, 2019 - Daniel Apostol Breaks Boys 11-12 100 yard Breaststroke State Record
Montana Swimming is proud to re cognize Daniel Apostol from Billings YMCA Seahawks on breaking the Montana State Record in the 11-12 Boys 100 Breaststroke (1:05.5)! The previous record was set ...
Oct 28, 2019 - Montana Swimming Facebook Page!
Come join the Montana Swimming Facebook page! Find out the news and updates in a fast, fun, and easy format to keep you up to date. Click on the Facebook icon on the left side of the page or search fo...
Oct 22, 2019 - Congratulations Peter Thompson Selected for USA Swimming National Select Camp
Billings Aquatic Club athlete ​ Peter Thompson and Coach Sean Marshall attended the USA Swimming National Select Camp in Colorado Springs at the Olympic Training Center in October. Peter was invited b...
Oct 11, 2019 - MT Swim Board of Directors Election Results
2019 Montana Swimming Board of Director Elections Position Elected Finance Vice Chair ...
Oct 9, 2019 - YMCA Officials Certification Course Oct 11-12 in Butte
YMCA officials' trainer Linda Vicik of Seattle will offer three Y certification training clinics October 11-12 in Butte. If you plan to take any of the clinics, contact Susan Huckeby by October 10 for...
Oct 9, 2019 - USA Swimming Issues Swimsuit Clarification
USA Swimming Rules and Regulations Chair, Clark Hammond, and Officials Chair, Kathleen Scandary issued a Statement of Clarification on Swimsuit Rules in light of the issues in Alaska Swimming in Sep...
Oct 5, 2019 - O'Neil and Kittleson Receive MT Swim Top Officiating Awards
The Montana Swimming officials voted to award Mike O'Neil (BAC) and Anne Kittleson (GFST) their top awards for the year during their recent meeting in Butte. Mike O'Neil, a referee with the Billings A...
Sep 22, 2019 - 2019 MT Swimming Scholastic All Americans
Congratulations to nine outstanding Montana Swimming athletes named to the 2019 USA Swimming Scholastic All America Team!! These athletes are both fast and smart having achieved both a 2018 Winter Jun...
Sep 17, 2019 - 2020 and 2021 Zone Meet Locations
The 2020 and 2021 Western Zone Senior Zone Championship meets will be in Clovis, California. The 2020 Western Zone Age Group Championships will be at Mt Hoood Aquatics, Gesham, OR and hosted by Inland...
Sep 10, 2019 - LAKE Mixer Meet Cancelled
The LAKE mixer clinic and swim meet has been cancelled due to low numbers.
Sep 6, 2019 - MT Swim Officials and HOD Meetings to be held at Butte YMCA
The annual Montana Swimming fall officials meeting will be held Saturday October 5 at the Butte YMCA. The meeting begins at 9:00 am. All officials and trainees are encouraged to attend. Lon Huckert wi...
Sep 4, 2019 - Katharine Berkoff Named to US Women's National Team
Following a 2019 summer highlighted by four international events and 152 medals, USA Swimming today announced the names of 115 swimmers who will be named to the 2019-2020 USA Swimming National Team. M...
Aug 29, 2019 - New Coach and Official Membership Requirements
With the annual USA Swimming membership year fast approaching, we would like to make you aware of some of the changing education requirements for coaches and/or officials beginning September 1, 2019. ...
Aug 18, 2019 - Dates updated for Spring Sr Sectionals and NWAC
The new updated meet dates for the 2020 Speedo Spring Senior Sectional meet at Federal Way are March 12-15. The new updated meet dates for the 2020 Northwest Age Group Regional meet at Federal Way are...
Aug 14, 2019 - Team Montana Swims Great at Age Group Zones!
Montana All Stars had a Huge Age Group Zones Meet with best times, new friends and awesome swimming at Mt Hood, Oregon! Team Montana was represented by 22 swimmers from 7 different teams. 3 individual...
Aug 13, 2019 - Peter Thompson Qualifies for the Olympic Trials!!
Peter Thompson and Jack Leuthold, both from BAC, ABSOLUTELY CRUSHED the 1500 Free at the USA Swimming Summer Junior Nationals at Palo Alto, California! Peter dropped 24 seconds to go a 15:35 and quali...
Aug 5, 2019 - Catherine Russo and Ethan Harder Qualify for Olympic Trials!
Ethan Harder (BAC) qualified for Olympic Trials in both the 200 Fly and 200 Back. Ethan holds several Montana Swimming state records and just competed at the USA Swimming Long Course Nationals at Palo...
Aug 1, 2019 - USAS Scholastic All America Applications Open June 1-August 15
2018-2019 Scholastic All American Application The application for the 2018-2019 year will be available online at the USA Swimming website from June 1, 2019 to August 15, 2019. The only method for ...
Jul 31, 2019 - Missoula YMCA Swim Team Wins Spirit Award at LC State!
The Missoula YMCA Swim Team celebrated a holly jolly Christmas in July at the Montana Swimming Long Course State Championships in Bozeman which helped them win the coveted spirit award again! The team...
Jul 30, 2019 - Montana Top Swimmers Awarded at LC State
Montana Swimming recognized the top athletes of the year and the outstanding volunteer at the 2019 Long Course State Championhsips in Bozeman. Congratulations to Ethan Harder (BAC) and Katharine Berk...
Jul 3, 2019 - Happy Independence Day!
Montana Swimming would like to wish everyone a happy and safe Independence Day!
Jun 25, 2019 - Updated LC State Meet Information Posted 6-25-19
An updated version of the meet information for the Montana Swimming Long Course State Championships was posted on June 25. Please use this version when making entries for the meet. It is posted under ...
Jun 22, 2019 - Officials Information for Western Zones Meets
WESTERN ZONE CHAMPIONSHIP MEETS - Both Meets are open for Evaluation/mentoring As you know the Western Zone sponsors 2 Championship Meets every summer - The WESTERN ZONE also has a funding program f...
Jun 18, 2019 - Minor Athlete Abuse Prevention Policy -- Effective June 23, 2019
To All USA Swimming Members - We are excited to announce enhancements to our Safe Sport policy and education requirements as part of our continued commitment to safeguarding our athletes. USA Swimming...
Jun 15, 2019 - Katharine Berkoff to Compete for USA Swim at World University Games in Italy
USA Swimming will be represented by a 52-member squad, including Missoula Aquatic Club standout Katharine Berkoff , that will represent the United States July 4-10 at the 2019 World University Games ...
Jun 15, 2019 - Happy Father's Day!
Montana Swimming woudl like to wish all the dad's who devote so much of their time, energy, and money to making swimming a great sport for their children and families a very happy Father's Day! Thanks...
Jun 14, 2019 - Clean Sport Resources
Below are some helpful resources for competing clean from the US Anti-Doping Agency or USADA. Coaches: Understanding, complying with, and positively accepting antidoping rules are key to a level play...
May 28, 2019 - 2020 MT Swim Short Course Championship Meets
The 2020 Montana Swimming Short Course State Championships will be held February 21-23 at Griz Pool in Missoula. MAC submitted the winning bid of $4500. The 2020 Junior B-C Championships will be held ...
May 26, 2019 - MT Swim Award Winners - Flann, Harder, Berkoff, Leuthold, Wolgamot, and Becker
Montana Swimming is pleased to announce the following individuals were selected as award winners during the recent 2019 spring House of Delegates meeting. Congratulations to everyone! Phillips 66 Outs...
May 24, 2019 - Ethan Harder Selected for International Competition in France and Spain
Nation's Premier Juniors Selected for International Competition COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. – Forty-one of the nation’s top junior swimmers were selected to compete at two of the best international junio...
May 21, 2019 - MT Zones Meet Attendance Rule for LC State
Montana Swimming has clarified the rule about zones swimmers competing at Long Course State. In the past zones swimmers were required to compete at Long Course State. Through a proposal passed by the ...
May 17, 2019 - Officials Nominations for 2020 Olympic Trials
Montana Swimming officials -- if you meet the below criteria and would like to be nominated contact Montana Swimming Officials Chair Lon Huckert ASAP. TO: LSC Officials Chairs FR: Clark...
May 16, 2019 - Welcome Great Falls Swim Team!
The Peak Waves Swim Team and the Falls Aquatic Swim Team have merged to form the new Great Falls Swim Team Rapids! Patrick King is the new head coach and Marla Hauser is the senior group coach. The te...
May 14, 2019 - MT Swim UPDATED Draft Short Course Meet Schedule Released
The updated draft Montana Swimming 2019-2020 short course meet schedule is now posted. Teams may still submit dates for invitational meets as well as bids for championship meets. Send meet dates and b...
May 14, 2019 - MT Swim HOD Meeting Agenda Posted
The agenda for the Montana Swimming spring House of Delegates meeting has been posted and can be found here . The meeting will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn confeence room, 2023 Commerce Way in Bo...
May 10, 2019 - Male and Female Sportsperson of the Year Nominations Open
Montana Swimming is seeking nominations for the 2019 Male and Female Sportsperson of the Year Award. Nominees must be a junior or senior in high school and a currently registered athlete member of Mon...
May 10, 2019 - Phillips 66 Outstanding Service Award Nominations Open
Montana Swimming is seeking nominations for the 2019 Phillips 66 Oustanding Volunteer Service Award. Winners may receive the award only once. Only volunteer service is recognized - not work by paid em...
May 9, 2019 - MT Swimming College Bound Senior List
If you are a 2019 graduating senior, Montana Swimming would like to celebrate your accomplishment on the College Bound page. The College Bound page is found under the athlete tab and lists the name, c...
May 2, 2019 - International Water Safety Day is May 15
International Water Safety Day May 15 is designed to help spread global awareness of the ongoing drowning pandemic, and educate the youth in becoming safer in and around water. May 15th is a day to sp...
May 1, 2019 - Peter Thompson, Rylee O'Neil at USAS Open Water Championships in Miami
The USA Swimming Open Water National Championships and Junior National Championships will be held May 3-5 in Miami, Florida. Montana Swimming is represented by two swimmers from BAC -- Peter Thompson...
Apr 30, 2019 - Western Zone Officials Reimbursement Program
WESTERN ZONE CHAMPIONSHIP MEETS - Both Meets are open for officials' evaluation and mentoring As you know the Western Zone sponsors two Championship Meets every summer - The WESTERN ZONE also has a fu...
Apr 20, 2019 - MT Swim Recognizes Matt Yovich, Steve Qunell - Officials of the Year
Montana Swimming recognized two outstanding officials at the 2019 Short Course State Championships in Missoula. Matt Yovich (BOZ) was named the Excellence in Officiating award winner. This award rec...
Apr 17, 2019 - Katharine Berkoff Named Girls' HS Swimming Athlete of the Year
The National High School Coaches Association (“NHSCA”) is pleased to announce Katharine Berkoff of Hellgate High School in Missoula, Montana as its National Senior Girls’ Swimming Athlete of the Year....
Apr 16, 2019 - MSU Billings NCAA Women's Triathlon Program Recruiting
Greetings Montana Swim Clubs, I hope this finds you well after your state meet. My name is Kevin Bjerke, and I was recently hired to lead the new NCAA women’s triathlon program here at Montana Stat...
Apr 12, 2019 - MT Swim Spring HOD Meeting Notice
The annual spring Montana Swimming House of Delegates meeting will be held on Friday, May 17, at 8:00 pm in Bozeman, Montana. The location will be announced. All clubs are encouraged to send one adult...
Apr 8, 2019 - Dates for SC Meets to be Submitted by April 26 to Sean Marshall
Teams -- please submit the proposed dates for your upcoming 2019-2020 short course season swim meets to Montana Swimming Technical Planning Chair Sean Marshall by April 26. The meet dates will be ap...
Apr 6, 2019 - Hardin Otters Win Junior BC Champs Spirit Award!
The Hardin Otters swimmers and coaches danced up a stormed, cheered on each other, and had a great show of spirit at the Montana Swimming Junior BC Championships in Bozeman Their spirit was so great t...
Apr 5, 2019 - Fitter and Faster Clinic at Bozeman now June 1-2
You are invited to attend a two-day Fitter and Faster swim camp at Bozeman Swim Center on June 1-2! Session sizes are limited. We cannot wait for this event and we strongly recommend everyone click ...
Mar 7, 2019 - Daylight Savings Time Starts Sunday - Set Clocks Ahead 1 Hour
Daylight savings time begins early Sunday morning, March 10. Remember to set your clocks ahead one hour before you go to bed Saturday night. Spring forward!
Mar 5, 2019 - SC State Lost and Found Items
Dear State Swim Meet Participants, Below are pictures of the state meet lost and found and boy is there a lot of stuff! In addition to what's in the pictures, I also have: A black Timex Ironman watch...
Mar 4, 2019 - New State Records Set by BAC Swimmers
Several state records have been set by Billings Aquatic Club swimmers over the past several months. Due to a technical difficulty, the records page hasn't been able to be updated yet. Below is a list ...
Mar 4, 2019 - MYST Toga Toga Wins Spirit Award at SC State!
The cry of Toga! Toga! was heard along on the deck along with posters and signs referring to many Greek "MYSTology" gods and goddesses by the Missoula YMCA Swim Team at Short Course State in Missoula...
Feb 26, 2019 - MT Swim Reach Out Grant Applications Due March 16
The Montana Swiming Spring Reach Out Grant applications are due March 16 . Applications should be submitted to Susan Huckeby , MT Swimming Diversity and Inclusion Chair. The grant application form ca...
Feb 24, 2019 - MT Swimming Athlete Meeting March 2 - Elect Athlete Representatives
The Montana Swimming athlete meeting will be held Saturday March 2, 2019, after the conclusion of the 10 and Under 500 Freestyle (estimated to be about 3:20 pm) at the Montana Swimming Short Course St...
Feb 24, 2019 - MT Swim Zone Team Meeting Sunday March 3 in Missoula
There will be a Montana Swimming Zone Team meeting on Sunday afternoon March 3, 2019, after the conclusion of the 10 and Under 200 Free Relay at the MT Swimming Short Course Championships in Missoula....
Feb 24, 2019 - MT Swimming Senior Recognition at SC State Feb 25
Graduating high school and college swimmers will be recognized at the Montana Swimming Short Course State Championships in Missoula on Saturday March 2. Seniors, their parents or their coaches should ...
Feb 2, 2019 - MT Swim SC State Meet Information is Posted
The Montana Swimming Short Course State meet information is now posted under the meets tab. Entries must be made using the USA Swimming OME entry platform. Entries are due Wednesday February 22. An u...
Jan 25, 2019 - Important Changes to the USAS Athlete Protection Training Requirements
Members, Regular and frequent training reminds us about the impact that we have on our athletes and the kids in our sport. No matter your role in the organization, your work and connection with our a...
Jan 24, 2019 - MT Swim Junior BC Meet Information is Posted
The Montana Swimming Junior BC meet information is now posted under the meets tab. Date: March 9-10 Location: Bozeman Swim Center 25 yard pool Swimmers may enter any event they have a B time or slower...
Jan 15, 2019 - 2019 National Diversity Select Camp Applications Are Open!
T he athlete application for the 2019 National Diversity Select Camp is now open! Applications must be received by USA Swimming headquarters by Friday, February 8 th at 5 p.m. Mountain Time. The ap...
Jan 5, 2019 - Swim Technique Clinic In Hardin January 19
The Montana Swimming Age Group Committee will host a swim clinic on Saturday January 19 in conjunction with Hardin Otters HOT Tropical meet in Hardin. The clinic will begin after the meet concludes Sa...
Jan 1, 2019 - Happy New Year!
Happy New Year from everyone at Montana Swimming!
Dec 21, 2018 - Happy Holidays from USA Swimming
Dear USA Swimming members, With the new year fast approaching, we wanted to take this opportunity to look back on a very busy fall and celebrate several wonderful accomplishments across the organizat...
Dec 4, 2018 - 2019 Futures Meet is in Des Moines, Iowa for MT swimmers
For anyone planing to compete, coach, or officiate at a USA Swimming Futures Championship meet this summer be advised that Montana Swimming athletes will be competing at the Futures meet in Des Moi...
Oct 28, 2018 - Butte Y Cancels January Swim Meet
The Butte YMCA has canceled their January 25-27, 2019, Snowball Classic meet.
Oct 19, 2018 - WRSC Seeks Head Swim Coach
The Wave Ryder Swim Club in beautiful Whitefish, Montana, is seeking a new head coach. Read more about the position in the job announcement . Letters of interest and resumes should be submitted to L...
Oct 18, 2018 - Erin Popovich Exceling at Paralympic Swimming Again
Erin Popovich Featured on USA Swimming Website By Mike Watkins//Contributor | Thursday, October 18, 2018 From the USA Swimming website at https://www.usaswimming.org/news-landing-page/2018/10/18/eri...
Oct 17, 2018 - NEW Event File Posted for FAST Fall Frost Meet
There was an error in the original meet event file posted for the FAST Fall Frost meet. It dd not include event 77 - girls 13 and over 50 free. The new event fie is posted under the meets tab. Pleas...
Oct 6, 2018 - Harder, Berkoff Named to 18 & Under World 100 Team
USA Swimming on October 3 recognized the top-ranked American junior swimmers of 2018 as members of the third annual 18 & Under World 100. Montana swimmers Ethan Harder (BAC) and Katharine Berkoff (MAC...
Oct 6, 2018 - Lon Huckert New MT Swim Officials Chair; Yovich & Qunell Win Officiating Awards
The Montana Swimming officials elected Lon Huckert,(BOZ), as the new Montana Swimming Officials Chair. Lon takes over from previous chair Merle Gunderson (Great Falls). Matt Yovich (BOZ) was named the...
Oct 5, 2018 - USA Swim Elects New Board Members, Bans Tech Suits for 12&U Swimmers
USA Swimming, the national governing body for the sport of swimming in the United States on September 29, 2018, announced the newly elected members of its restructured Board of Directors. The organiz...
Oct 4, 2018 - 2018 Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires TV Schedule -- Watch Ethan Harder!
BAC swimmer Ethan Harder is one of the many Americans competing at the 2018 Youth Olympics in Buenos Aires now! Check out the NBC Sports coverage of the event! Youth Olympics TV schedule; break danci...
Sep 20, 2018 - 6 Montana Swimming Athletes Named to USA Swim Scholastic All America Team!
Congratulations to six outstanding Montana Swimming athletes named to the USA Swimming Scholastic All America Team!! These athletes are both fast and smart having achieved both a 2017 Winter Juniors q...
Sep 19, 2018 - MT Swim Reach Out Grant Applications Due October 9
The Montana Swimming Reach Out Grant applications are now due October 9 , 2018. The purpose of the Montana Swimming Reach Out Grant Program is to increase multicultural, socioeconomic, and ethnic div...
Sep 18, 2018 - Berkoff, Harder Named to USA Swim 2018-2019 National Junior Team
Following world-class performances in 2018, 67 up-and-coming swimmers were named September 13 to the 2018-19 USA Swimming National Junior Team. Ethan Harder (BAC) and Katharine Berkoff (MAC) represent...
Sep 14, 2018 - 2018 MT Swim Fall HOD Meeting Notice - October 7 at Butte YMCA
The 2018 Montana Swimming Fall House of Delegates (HOD) meeting will be held on Sunday October 7 at the Butte YMCA, Butte, Montana. The meeting will begin at 9:00 am . Administrative Vice Chair Tami P...
Sep 12, 2018 - Loss of Barracuda Family Member
It is with great sadness that we inform you of the passing of a member of our Barracuda swim family. Ty Kendall passed away in a 4-wheeling accident on Sunday September 2nd. For those that knew Ty, ...
Sep 9, 2018 - Ethan Harder Named to USA Swimming 2018 Youth Olympic Team - Going to Argentina!
USA Swimming announced September 6 the eight swimmers nominated to represent Team USA at the third summer edition of the Summer Youth Olympic Games in October in Buenos Aires, Argentina. All team nomi...
Sep 4, 2018 - 2019 USA Swimming Club Excellence Program Applications
The 3,000 member clubs of USA Swimming are the foundation of USA Swimming’s continuing international success. We are proud to honor the dedication and commitment of these clubs as we introduce the 17...
Aug 27, 2018 - 2019 Montana Swimming Registration Fees
The 2019 Montana Swimming registration fees are as follows. The new registration forms will be posted online soon. Year Round Athlete membership $90.00 Sea...
Aug 24, 2018 - Team Montana Age Group Zone Team Gets Shout Out On USAS Website
The 59 Local Swim Committees that comprise USA Swimming are distributed across four regional zones of the United States: Central, Eastern, Southern and Western. Each zone hosts a yearly 14 & Under Age...
Aug 14, 2018 - USA Swimming Scholastic All America Applications Now Being Accepted
The USA Swimming Scholastic All America application is now open on the USA Swimming website. This year the honor is open to 9 t h , 10 th , 11 th , and 12 th graders who have achieved an individual ...
Aug 10, 2018 - Jay Friend Named USA Swim Junior Pan Pac Team Assistant Coach
Missoula Aquatic Club Head Coach Jay Friend has been named an assistant coach for the USA Swimming Junior Pan Pacific Championship team. The Junior Pan Pac Championships will be held August 23-26 at ...
Aug 7, 2018 - Katharine Berkoff Named to USA Junior Pan Pac Team!!
Missoula Aquatic Club's Katharine Berkoff was named to the 2018 USA Swimming Junior Pan Pac team after a stellar performance at the USA Swimming Phillips 66 Long Course National Championships in Irvin...
Aug 6, 2018 - Pan Pac TV Viewing Schedule August 9-12
Just in case you were wondering; the Pan Pac TV schedule...is as follows currently. NBC on August 11 and 12...from 4-6 p.m. ET You should still check your local listings. Finals will be live on the Ol...
Jul 31, 2018 - Proposals for MT Swim Fall Meeting Due August 1
Montana Swimming General Chair Tony Popp announced today that anyone wishing to submit a proposal to be considered at the Montana Swimming Fall House of Delegates meeting must submit proposals by no l...
Jul 22, 2018 - Everyone is a Winner! Photo Memories from LC State
Below are several photos the webmaster took (on her phone) during the 2018 Long Course State Championships in Bozeman. Most are from the 10 and under awards ceremony. Congratulations to all our swimm...
Jul 19, 2018 - Ahoy there! MYST Wins Long Course Spirit Award
Shiver me timbers! Missoula YMCA Swim Team challenged all the teams in the state to have spirit or walk the plank at the Long Course State Championships. And MYST proved they had spirit once again win...
Jul 18, 2018 - Jay Friend and Jessica Knote Named Montana Swimming Coaches of the Year
Missoula Aquatic Club head coach Jay Friend was named the 2018 Montana Swimming Head Coach of the Year during the Montana Swimming long course state championships in Bozeman July 15. Billings Aquatic ...
Jul 12, 2018 - MT Swim Reach Out Grant Applications Now Available
Jul 11, 2018 - Lost & Found from MAC Firecracker Meet
Below is a picture of the lost and found items left at the recent Firecracker Swim Meet. Would you please forward it to your members? I apologize if you did not attend, I am still waiting on the fin...
Jun 26, 2018 - REVISED MT Swim LC State Event File Posted
A revised event file for the Montana Swimming LC State Championships was posted on June 26. The event time standards were updated. The event file is provided for the convenience of teams when preparin...
Jun 26, 2018 - MT Zone Team Gear Orders
Parents, please note -- Team gear orders for both Montana Zone Teams have been submitted. No team gear is guaranteed if not ordered by June 25.
Jun 22, 2018 - MT Swim Excels at Western Zone Diversity Select Camp
Montana Swimming was well represented at the recent Western Zone Diversity and Inclusion Select Camp held at San Diego State University in sunny San Diego, California. Representing our Big Sky state w...
Jun 21, 2018 - Ethan Harder & Katharine Berkoff Featured in Swimming World
Ethan Harder (BAC) and Katharine Berkoff (MAC) are featured in the June 2018 issue of Swimming World magazine. The article "Reach for the (Big) Sky" by Michael J. Stott features these two top ranked...
Jun 18, 2018 - BMA Receives Montana Swimming Reach Out Grant
The BMA Brookies were awarded the 2018 spring Montana Swimming Reach Out Grant in the amount of $2495. The grant provides funding for Montana Swimming teams for programming to increase opportunities f...
May 24, 2018 - 2018 MT Swim Athletes, Sportspersons, and Volunteer of the Year
Montana Swimming is pleased to announce the spring award winners for athlete of the year, sportsperson of the year and volunteer of the year. Congratulations to all the winners! The awards will be pre...
May 18, 2018 - Updated warm-up times for BOZ 11&O Saturday & Sunday sessions
The warm-up times for the 11 and over sessions of the Bozeman May Classic meet on Saturday and Sunday have been changed to now begin at 11:00 a.m. The first session will be from 11:00 - 11:25. Second ...
May 17, 2018 - MT Swim Spring HOD Meeting 8:00 PM on May 18 in Bozeman
The spring Montana Swimming House of Delegates (HOD) meeting will be held on Friday, May 18 in Bozeman. Meeting Location: Hilton Garden Inn at 2023 Commerce Way, Bozeman, MT 59715 The meeting will beg...
May 12, 2018 - #11 Ethan Harder Makes Verbal Commitment to Texas
USA Swimming National Junior Team Member Ethan Harder from Billings, Montana has announced his intention to swim for the Texas Longhorns beginning in the fall of 2019 as part of the class of 2023. H...
May 11, 2018 - California Requited Concussion Training Protocols
Kim O'Shea, executive director of Southern California Swimming has made us aware of a modified California law which will affect all coaches and swimmers competing in California swim meets. This law af...
May 9, 2018 - BAC Swimmers Compete at Open Water Nationals
Montana Swimming is very proud of BAC swimmers Peter Thompson and Jack Leuthold as they tackled a monster of an accomplishment for a grueling straight hour and a half of hard nonstop open water racing...
May 8, 2018 - Big Sky State Games Adds Open Water Swimming Races
The Big Sky State Games have added open water swimming to the competition program. A 1-mile and 400m races will take place on Sunday, 17 June, at Lake Elmo State Park in Billings. More information may...
May 3, 2018 - USA Swimming Bright Ideas Due June 1
Bright Ideas contest submissions due June 1 st -in one month! Don’t miss your opportunity to be included in the inaugural Bright Ideas Contest! LSC’s can submit a Bright Idea in any or all of the LEA...
Apr 25, 2018 - International Water Safety Day is May 15
International Water Safety Day, celebrated on May 15th each year, is designed to help spread global awareness of the ongoing drowning pandemic, and to educate youth in becoming safer in and aroun...
Apr 25, 2018 - MT Swim Spring HOD Agenda Items Needed
Montana Swimming General Chair Tony Popp has asked that anyone with agenda items to be added to the spring HOD meeting agenda to e-mail those items to him soon . We are less than a month away from o...
Apr 20, 2018 - Qualifying Period for Entry Times for 2020 Olympic Team Trials Swimming
Qualifying period will be November 28, 2018 through the entry deadline. The 2020 Olympic Trials qualifying period will be from November 28, 2018 through the entry deadline in June 2020. As the actual ...
Apr 8, 2018 - MT Reach Out Grants Awarded to Hardin Otters & Bozeman Multisport Aquatics
Montana Swimming is pleased to announce the first LSC Reach Out grants were awarded to the Hardin Otters Swim Team and Bozeman Multisport Aquatics. Montana Swimming General Chair Tony Popp and Montana...
Apr 7, 2018 - MYST's Kirby Beierle & Swimmer Claire Becker Featured in Swimming World Magazine
Montana Swimming's own Missoula YMCA Swim Team head coach Kirby Beierle and Montana Swimming Junior Athlete Representative and MYST swimmer Claire Becker are featured in April 2018 issue of Swimming ...
Apr 5, 2018 - MT Swim Reach Out Grant Spring Applications Due April 17
The new Montana Swimming Reach Out Grant program applications are now available for spring 2018. 2017-2018 Reach Out Grant Application Form: WORD PDF Reach Out Grant Application Deadline...
Mar 28, 2018 - FREE Swimming in College Webinar April 21
Many families have expressed interest in the FREE “Swimming in College” presentation that Brook Anderson has done for the last couple of years at senior sectionals. He thought he was going to do it a...
Mar 20, 2018 - New Backstroke Start Certifications Effective 5-1-18
Mar 15, 2018 - WZ Diversity & Inclusion Select Camp Applications Now Available! - Due March 20
The 2018 Western Zone Diversity and Inclusion Select Camp will be held June 14-17, 2018 at San Diego State University in beautiful San Diego, California! Application Deadline: March 20, 2018 Submit a...
Feb 28, 2018 - Senate bill 534 Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse
Passing of bill S. 534 – Protecting Young Victims from Sexual Abuse and Safe Sport Authorization Act of 2017 TO: USA Swimming Members FROM: USA Swimming Leadership Dear Members, On February 14, 201...
Feb 27, 2018 - USA Swimming Athlete Committee Letter to Members
The following letter is being shared with you on behalf of the USA Swimming Board of Directors Athlete Representatives. The recent media coverage regarding USA Swimming, combined with the resignations...
Feb 23, 2018 - Help Support the Crick Family Fundraiser
We need your help Montana Swimming families! A Seahwak family is in need of your support. Taylor, Lexi, and Julius Crick swim with the Billings YMCA Seahawks. After a "routine" hip replacement surgery...
Feb 23, 2018 - Graduating Seniors to be Recognized at SC State
Graduating high school and college swimmers will be recognized at the beginning of prelims on Saturday, February 24 at the Montana Swimming Short Course State Championships in Butte. Please e-mail a v...
Feb 23, 2018 - MT Swim Zone Team Meeting
There will be a Montana Zone Team meeting on Sunday afternoon, February 25, after the conclusion of the 1650 free at the MT Swimming Short Course Championships in Butte. The meeting will take place in...
Feb 23, 2018 - MT Swim Athlete Representative Election at SC State
Calling all Montana Swimming athletes! This weekend the athletes of Montana Swimming will be electing two new junior athlete representatives at Short Course State in Butte. This athlete meeting will b...
Feb 22, 2018 - USA Swim Club Development Director Pat Hogan Resigns
USA Swimming today announced the resignation of Club Development Managing Director Pat Hogan. Hogan served in the role from 2003 to 2018. He was responsible for overseeing a comprehensive effort to su...
Feb 22, 2018 - USA Swim Sr Safe Sport Director Susan Woessner Resigns
USA Swimming today announced the resignation of Safe Sport Senior Director Susan Woessner. Woessner recently provided USA Swimming with information regarding a personal interaction with coach member ...
Feb 22, 2018 - USA Swimming Bright Ideas Contest
In order to help LSC's share their great ideas, USA Swimming has launched the Bright Ideas Contest. LSC’s can submit a Bright Idea in any or all of the LEAP categories - Business, Volunteer, Club/Coac...
Feb 22, 2018 - USA Swimming Letter to Members
Dear USA Swimming Family, In light of recent media coverage, I would like to provide some perspective on the very important subject matter discussed and the commentary surrounding USA Swimming’s Safe ...
Feb 13, 2018 - Vote for Missoula Area Prep Athletes of the Week
Time to vote for Missoula area Prep Athletes of the Week for February 12, 2018 Missoulian Staff Feb 11, 2018 Read the news article online at the Missoulian. State swimming and state wrestling were ...
Feb 4, 2018 - USAS National Diversity Select Camp Applications Now Open Thru February 9
2018 DIVERSITY SELECT CAMP Each spring, USA Swimming invites 48 athletes from underrepresented populations to participate in a three-day camp program which includes pool training, motivational and edu...
Feb 1, 2018 - Erin Popovich on the Olympics and Paralympics
With the Winter Olympics beginning this month in South Korea, KOAA News 5 in Colorado Springs interviewed Erin Popovich, a former Butte Tarpon Swim Team athlete living in Colorado Springs, on her thou...
Jan 17, 2018 - She Leads Female Swimmer Summit
Dec 29, 2017 - Happy New Year!
Montana Swimming would like to wish everyone a safe, happy, and prosperous new year filled with fast swims, personal best times, and great success! Big Sky! Big Dreams! Big Success!
Dec 13, 2017 - ETHAN HARDER WINS 200 BACKSTROKE CROWN AT JUNIOR NATIONALS!
Ethan Harder (BAC) had an absolute MONSTER Finals swim in his 200 yard backstroke with a winning time of 1:43.04 at the 2017 USA Swimming Winter Junior Nationals West in Iowa City, Iowa! His swim bro...
Dec 11, 2017 - USA Swim Coaches Disability Workshop February 2-3
USA Swimming Coaches Disability Workshop Friday, February 02, 2018 4:00 PM - Saturday, February 03, 2018 8:00 PM (Mountain Time) USA Swimming (719) 866-3571 1 Olympic Plaza Colorado Springs, Colorado ...
Nov 10, 2017 - KATS Jamie Bouda Commits to University of Wyoming Men's Swim Team
KATS is pleased to announce that Jamie Bouda signed his National Letter of Intent this week. Jamie will be joining the University of Wyoming Men's Swim Team Fall 2018. Jamie is a Scholastic All Ameri...
Nov 9, 2017 - Athlete Meeting Saturday Nov 18 in Missoula
During convention this past September, the athlete reps spent a good portion of time trying to find new ways to get more involvement in the athlete representative position. We find that most athletes ...
Nov 7, 2017 - Safe Sport Scenario on Self Harm and Suicidal Thoughts
By request, this month’s safe sport scenario discusses if a teammate discloses self-harm or suicidal ideation. While this is a bit of a departure from Safe Sport, it allows us to get to the conversat...
Oct 20, 2017 - Mintenko Named USAS National Team Managing Director
USA Swimming Elevates Lindsay Mintenko to Oversee National Team, Restructures Technical Swimming Staff Olympic gold medalist is first female to head National Team Division USA Swimming has named two-t...
Oct 19, 2017 - Scott Shea Named WZ Sport Development Consultant
The USA Swimming Club Development staff is excited to announce the addition of Scott Shea as a member of the USA Swimming Field Services team. Shea will serve as the Western Zone Sport Development Con...
Oct 16, 2017 - October Swim-A-Thon (TM) Pumpkin Carving Contest
Calling all swimmers! Get ready for Halloween by entering the Swim-a-Thon TM pumpkin carving contest for a chance to win the ultimate treat for your team: a GoPro HERO4 Session , provided by Team...
Oct 13, 2017 - USADA Update - Doping Control
Current USADA Update as of October 13, 2017 Click here for the 2018 List's Summary of Major Modifications and Explanatory Notes: 2018 Prohibited List PDF Needing to renew your TUE? Review your pa...
Oct 9, 2017 - LEAP Bright Ideas Contest
Do you have a " Bright Idea " to make the LSC run better? USA Swimming is seeking your bright ideas on how to make the LEAP program and LSC development better. Any person or LSC can submit their ideas...
Oct 6, 2017 - Phil Dolan & Darrell Bauman Receive Top MT Swim Officiating Awards
Phil Dolan, a referee from the Helena Lions Swim Team, was selected to receive the Montana Swimming Excellence e in Officiating Award by the officials when they met on September 30, 2017. Phil is an o...
Sep 28, 2017 - BMA Brookies Host Diversity Camps
BMA Brookies coaches and athletes Maggie Callow, Laina Hall, Alex Leonhardt, Amber Nabity, Brianne Flikkema and Cayla Flikkema hosted three Diversity Splash Camps in June and July, targeting underrepr...
Sep 20, 2017 - Medley Relay Rule Change Effective 9-21-17
There has been a rule change affecting the freestyle portion of the medley relay effective September 20, 2017.. Re: USA Swimming Rule 101.6 – 101.7 – Medley Swimming 1. During the July 21st FINA Swimm...
Sep 14, 2017 - MT Swim Fall Officials Meeting
The Montana Swimming fall officials meeting will be Saturday September 30 from 10:00 - 4:00 at the Butte YMCA. All officials are invited to attend. Meeting Notice: Word Agenda: Word
Sep 12, 2017 - Ethan Harder Selected to USA Swimming 2017-18 National Junior Team!
Congratulations to Ethan Harder for his selection to the 2017-2018 USA Swimming National Junior Team!!!!!! Each year USA Swimming selects the top 18 and under swimmers to a National Junior Team just l...
Sep 11, 2017 - MT Swim Proposals for the Fall HOD Meeting Posted
The proposals submitted for consideration at the Montana Swimming Fall House of Delegates meeting have been posted. The meeting will be held Sunday, October 1 beginning at 9:00 am at the Butte YMCA. E...
Sep 8, 2017 - Five Montana Athletes Named to 2017 USA Swimming Scholastic All America Team
Congratulations to our five Montana Swimming athletes who qualified for the 2016-2017 USA Swimming Scholastic All America team honors. Special congratulations to Adam Zimmer who qualified for the team...
Sep 2, 2017 - New USA Swimming Safe Sport Athlete Protection Training Launches
USA Swimming’s Safe Sport program introduces new Athlete Protection Training courses that will be available today for all non-athlete members. The courses will address the day-to-day efforts of cultiv...
Aug 24, 2017 - Changes to Athlete Protection Training on September 1
This is an important notice for all USA Swimming members who need to renew their Athlete Protection Training this fall. *Reminder that the APT will not be available 8/28-31/17 in preparation for thi...
Aug 22, 2017 - Athlete Protection Training will be offline Monday-Thursday 8/28-31.
Important notice: the Athlete Protection Training will be offline Monday-Thursday 8/28-31. The APT is getting an upgrade! We are moving to a new platform called USA Swimming LEARN. In order to best ...
Aug 18, 2017 - Officials Reimbursement of Registration and Background Check Fees
Officials -- Montana Swimming may reimburse you the cost of your USA Swimming registration and the cost of your background check fees. Officials must work a minimum of five (5) meets per year from Sep...
Aug 10, 2017 - McCormick Named Safe Sport Chair, Marshall Named Technical Planning Chair
General Chair Tony Popp has appointed two new officers to replace outgoing officers Jade Sobek and Shelly Sobek who moved to Coeur d'Alene, Idaho. Sean Marshall, BAC head coach, has been named the new...
Aug 10, 2017 - Results Link For Age Group Zones
You can check out all the results at the Western Zone Age Group Championships at this link which works great especially if you do not use Meet Mobile. Go Team Montana!! http://www.sn-meets.com/17WZAG...
Aug 9, 2017 - 2018 MT Swimming Registration Fees
The 2018 Montana Swimming registration fees will be as follows: Year Round Athlete Members $88.00 Seasonal Athletes ...
Aug 6, 2017 - Proposals Due August 10 for Fall House of Delegates Meeting
Please submit proposals for the Fall H.O.D. to Montana Swimming General Chair Tony Popp by August 10th . Begin the proposal by stating the action you would like to vote on. State the rational beh...
Aug 5, 2017 - Age Group Zones Meet Website For Up To Date News During the Meet
There is a Team Unify website created for the Age Group Western Zone meet. All meet reports, practice times, warm up times and other information is currently updated on the site. Please refer to thi...
Aug 3, 2017 - BOZ Barracudas Hire New Head Coach Kyle Harris
The Bozeman Barracuda Board and Coach Search Committee are pleased to announce they have hired Kyle Harris as their new head coach. Harris was previously the head coach for the Revere SandSharks Swim...
Jul 24, 2017 - FREE Online LSC Leadership Course
REGISTER FOR THIS FREE online leadership COURSE TODAY! USA Swimming's free LSC Leadership Course provides an introduction to Local Swim Committees for LSC leaders and volunteers. In this course you'...
Jul 23, 2017 - USA Swimming Scholastic All America Program Now Open Through August 15
The USA Swimming Scholastic All America Program is now open June 1 through August 15. The program requirements are as follows: GRADE AND SCHOLASTIC REQUIREMENTS: Grade completion requirement – applica...
Jul 1, 2017 - Futures Meet Eligibility Reminder
This is just a reminder of the eligibility for the Futures meet (from the Futures meet entry letter): “…any swimmer who has achieved one or more qualifying standards for the 2017 U.S. Open Championshi...
Jul 1, 2017 - 2017 Board Governance Assessment & Recommendations
This fall an important vote will be taken that could significantly change the role, purpose, and function of the USA Swimming Board of Directors and will drastically reduce its size. Please read the i...
Jun 27, 2017 - Zones Sign Up Deadline for Qualified Swimmers Is Friday June 30
The deadline for qualified swimmers to register for Team Montana for Senior Zones in Clovis and Age Group Zones in Roseville is Friday, June 30 ! Zone Team Coordinator Toni Popp cannot gua...
Jun 14, 2017 - Breaking Barriers with Dave Berkoff
Pick up a copy of the June 2017 Swimming World Magazine and you can read a great story by Annie Grevers about the men who changed the history of swimming. One of those amazing men is Montana's own ...
Jun 10, 2017 - Fitter and Faster Clinic Photo
The Fitter and Faster Clinic was held June 10 at Griz Pool in Missoula sponsored by Montana Swimming. The Montana Swimming Junior Athlete Representatives took a few minutes to visit with clinician Oly...
Jun 1, 2017 - USA Swimming Names Tim Hinchey President and CEO
A new chapter in the successful history of USA Swimming will begin as the organization announced that 2016 Major League Soccer Executive of the Year and Colorado Rapids President Tim Hinchey is the na...
May 26, 2017 - 2017-2018 MT Swim Short Course Meet Schedule
The Montana Swimming 2017-2018 short course meet schedule is posted under the meets tab. If there are any changes, please notify Susan Huckeby . If you'd like a simple one page meet schedule, you can...
May 25, 2017 - Bozeman athletes and coaches volunteer to coach Special Olympics
Bozeman Multisport's Maggie Callow and Bozeman Barracuda Erin McKinney volunteer their time to coach Special Olympics Aquatics. These young women teach the athletes correct swim technique and help the...
May 24, 2017 - MT Swimming Announces Spring Award Winners
Montana Swimming is pleased to announce the recipients of the awards voted upon by the members at the recent May House of Delegates meeting in Bozeman. Congratulations to all the winners! We are very ...
May 22, 2017 - Rocky Mountain College pool gets an update set to reopen in June
Rocky Mountain College Pool in Billings is Being Renovated and Will open in June! What began as a smaller-scale project at Fortin pool on the Rocky Mountain College campus has turned into a full-blown...
May 21, 2017 - Tyler Clary Coming to Missoula for Fitter and Faster! June 10
The Fitter and Faster Swim Tour is coming to Griz Pool in Missoula Saturday June 10! (Sponsored by Montana Swimming) Clinician: Olympic Champion Tyler Clary! Date: June 10th Location: University ...
May 16, 2017 - MT Swim House of Delegates Meeting This Friday May 19
The Montana Swimming Spring House of Delegates meeting is this Friday May 19 at the Holiday Inn Express, 2305 Catron Street, (near Costco) in Bozeman. The meeting will begin 30 minutes after the concl...
Apr 23, 2017 - Longtime USA Swimming Executive Director Chuck Wielgus Passes Away
USA Swimming is sad to have to share this news with you today April 23, 2017, on the passing of our longtime and revered Executive Director Chuck Wielgus. Chuck served for nearly 20 years and passed a...
Apr 9, 2017 - MYST Head Coach Kirby Beierle Chosen YMCA Coach of the Year
Missoula YMCA head swim coach, Kirby Beierle, is this year's recipient of the YMCA Coach of the Year. Y-USA holds a nationwide nomination process, searching for a swim coach who promotes achievement,...
Apr 8, 2017 - MT Athletes O'Shay Birdinground and Andrea Three Irons in USAS Publication
Montana Swimming athletes O'Shay Birdinground (Billings YMCA Seahawks) and Andrea Three Irons (Hardin Otters) are two of the athletes featured in the newly released USA Swimming Native American Cultur...
Mar 29, 2017 - Short Course Season Meet Dates and Championship Meet Bids Due
All teams wishing to submit dates for swim meets for the upcoming 2017-2018 short course season must submit those dates as soon as possible to Jade Sobek , Montana Swimming Techncal Planning Chair. ...
Mar 22, 2017 - MAC Finishes 6th Overall at Senior Sectionals
Eighteen athletes from the Missoula Aquatic Club competed in the 2017 Spring Senior Sectionals 3/16-3/19 in Federal Way, WA. MAC had the highest finish in team history finishing 6th out of 123 teams. ...
Mar 22, 2017 - BAC Swimmers Have Record Breaking Swims at Senior Sectionals
This past weekend at Federal Way, Washington, The Billings Aquatic Club swimmers competed at the Western Region Speedo Spring Senior Sectional Championships with the best swimmers from WA, MT, WY, CO,...
Mar 4, 2017 - We mourn the passing of Bill Krumm
It is with deep regret that USA Swimming reports that our Sport Development Consultant for the Western Zone Bill Krumm passed away while on USA Swimming business in Carlsbad, CA. Bill was a member o...
Jan 31, 2017 - How to Print Your USA Swimming Card
Here are a few hints on how to find and print your USA Swimming registration card. You may need to show this card if you attending a swim meet to prove that you are currently registered and all your c...
Jan 24, 2017 - Montana Coaches Wanted to Apply for the MT Zone Coaching Positions
Coaches! Thank you all so much for filling out applications for the Zones positions. During this month's Montana Swimming conference call on Jan 9th it was brought up that the Zones Coaching position...
Jan 12, 2017 - SC State Hotel Information Update as of 1-12-17
2017 Short Course State Hotel Update as of January 12, 2017: Red Lion , 872-2200 ~ Booked Port Polson Inn , 883-5385 ~ No doubles left. One Single Queen remaining in the swim meet block of rooms, $99/...
Jan 8, 2017 - USA Swimming National Diversity Select Camp Applications Due by February 10
2017 USA Swimming National DIVERSITY SELECT CAMP Each spring, USA Swimming invites 48 athletes from underrepresented populations to participate in a three-day camp program which includes pool training...
Dec 27, 2016 - Thank you!
The Gift of Time is Priceless Valuable is the work you do Outstanding in how you always come through Loyal, sincere, and full of good cheer Untiring in your efforts throughout the year Notable are the...
Dec 24, 2016 - Olympic medalist Cody Miller meets with Montana swimmers
Dec 23, 2016 - Seasons Greetings
Montana Swimming would like to wish everyone a very Merry Christmas, a Happy Hanukkah, and a Happy New Year! Thank you to everyone for making 2016 a very successful year.
Dec 20, 2016 - MT Swimming Officials Serve at Winter Nationals
Montana Swimming was represented by two officials at the 2016 AT&T Winter National Championships in Atlanta, Georgia. Craig Smith, BOZ, and Susan Huckeby, BTST, were stroke and turn officials at the e...
Dec 17, 2016 - IOC, USOC and NBCUniversal announce Olympic Channel partnership in US
December 15, 2016 IOC, USOC and NBCUniversal announce Olympic Channel partnership in the United States New Linear Olympic Channel in the U.S. devoted to Olympic sports, athletes and stories to launch ...
Dec 16, 2016 - What are Junior Nationals and Futures?
Dec 14, 2016 - ETHAN HARDER PLACES 3RD AT WINTER JUNIOR NATIONALS AT TEXAS A&M
Dec 14, 2016 - MAC athletes shine at Speedo Winter Junior Nationals
Dec 9, 2016 - Aquaholics Team Support and Swim Shop Information
Aquaholics is a team supplier of swim suits and swim supplies based in Midvale, Utah. If your team is searching for a supplier, here is another source. The Aquaholics Team Support Program is one that ...
Nov 29, 2016 - Fitter and Faster June Clinic iin Missoula - Save 10% Register by December 2
Dear Montana Swimmers, Fitter and Faster will be coming to Missoula on June 10th, 2017!!! This is a GREAT Christmas gift for your swimmer and you can save 10% if you register by December 2nd with t...
Nov 21, 2016 - Tie back Swimsuit Clarification
The question about the legality for competition of a Jolyn tie-back swimsuit continues to be brought up. First and foremost, the issue is not with the manufacturer but rather with the tie-back desig...
Nov 15, 2016 - New Dept. of Labor Overtime Regulations Go Into Effect December 1
Nov 14, 2016 - USA Swimming Foundation Silent Auction Is Now Live
Nov 13, 2016 - Zimmer, Berkoff Sign National Letter of Intent
Nov 11, 2016 - Thank You Veterans!
Montana Swimming would like to say thank you to all our active and retired veterans on Veteran's Day. We appreciate your service to this country! Thank you for serving and defending our freedoms.
Nov 10, 2016 - Swimmers on Cereal Boxes - Pick Up a Box Today
Walk down the cereal aisle at your local grocery store and you'll see the normal boxes of cereal. But you'll also see some familiar faces. Check out the Wheaties boxes and you'll find Michael Phelps...
Nov 9, 2016 - Starter Training Video Released Online
Officials, USA Swimming has released the starter's training video in mp4 format. It, along with the other training videos, are available on the USA Swimming website and can be downloaded at: http://ww...
Nov 9, 2016 - High School Swimming Season
The high school swimming season kicks off with the first day of practice on November 17. The first meet can be held no earlier than December 2. The 2016-2017 MHSA swim meet schedule is here . The M...
Nov 7, 2016 - Minnesota Elicits Verbal from Montana Record Holder Cale Berkoff
Missoula, Montana’s Cale Berkoff has made a verbal commitment to the University of Minnesota for 2017-18. Berkoff is from Missoula Aquatic Club and Hellgate High School, and, unsurprisingly given hi...
Nov 3, 2016 - National Age Group Coach Summit Presentations
USA Swimming has held a biennial National Age Group Coaching Summit in Colorado Springs for a long time. The Summit’s purpose is to bring the nation’s top age-group coaches together to provide an oppo...
Nov 2, 2016 - 2017 National Diversity Select Camp
Each spring, USA Swimming invites 48 athletes from underrepresented populations to participate in a three-day camp program which includes pool training, motivational and education sessions and team-bu...
Nov 1, 2016 - Registration is NOW OPEN for the 2017 USA Swimming Safe Sport Leadership Confere
The 2017 USA Swimming Safe Sport Leadership Conference will be held at the Denver Gateway Marriott, January 22-23, 2017. There is no registration fee for USA Swimming attendees. Register now at w...
Oct 31, 2016 - Junior National Finalist Adam Zimmer Gives Verbal to Duke
Adam Zimmer from Missoula, Montana, has announced his verbal commitment to swim for the Duke Blue Devils as part of the Class of 2021. Zimmer swims for Missoula Big Sky High School, and has Montana hi...
Oct 30, 2016 - Swimposium Wrap Up
The Montana Swimming Swimposium held October 21-23 in Polson is a wrap! Olympian Matt Grevers was a huge success working with the athletes. Click here to read about the swimposium. If you have photo...
Oct 29, 2016 - Jamie Bouda (KATS) Breaks 15-16 Boys 50Y Free State Record
KATS swimmer James Bouda set a new state record in the 15-16 year old 50 yard freestyle with a time of 21.47. Bouda raced to the new record at the 2016 WRSC Fall Frenzy meet. Bouda broke the previous ...
Oct 5, 2016 - Montana Swimming FY 2015 Audited Financial Documents
Listed below are the fiscal year 2015 audited Montana Swimming financial reports. 2015 FY Balance Sheet versus the Previous Year PDF 2015 FY Profit and Loss Statement versus the Budget PDF 201...
Oct 2, 2016 - New MT Swim Official's Certification Requirements
The Montana Swimming official's certification requirements have been updated and are posted here and on the officials page. These requirements are the basic how to's of how to become a certified offic...
Oct 1, 2016 - 2016 USA Swimming New Adopted Legislation
The 2016 USA Swimming House of Delegates met in Atlanta in September and reviewed the proposed legislation. The following legislation was adopted by USA Swimming. Please note the effective dates on se...
Sep 27, 2016 - Register Now for the Swimposium in Polson October 22-23
Ever wanted to meet an Olympic Swimmer? How about give your swimmer a chance to learn from an Olympian for just $35?! Now is your chance! USA Swimming is hosting a SwimPosium on October 21st and 22...
Sep 26, 2016 - MT Swim HOD Fall Meeting Proposals Posted
The proposals to be voted on at the MT Swimming fall HOD meeting on October 2 in Butte have been posted -- under the LSC Info - current HOD meeting tab and under the Meets tab. They are also posted ...
Sep 21, 2016 - MT Swim Fall HOD Meeting Tentative Agenda
Montana Swimming Semi-Annual HOD Meeting Agenda October 2nd, 2016 – 9:00 am – Butte YMCA, Butte, MT Big Sky. Big Dreams. Big Success! Roll Call – Sign in as you enter the room and receive voting cred...
Sep 12, 2016 - Reserve Rooms for State at Polson Soon
Teams, parents, coaches, officials and others are reminded to reserve their rooms for Short Course State in Polson as soon as possible. There is a basketball function in Polson the same weekend and ho...
Sep 11, 2016 - USA Swimming Women's Leadership Summit
Registration is now open for the Women's Leadership Summit from October 21-22, 2016 in Phoenix, AZ! Click here for more information. The Women's Leadership Summit provides female coaches with an ...
Sep 7, 2016 - Montana Swimming Board Elections October 2
Below is a list of the title and name of current elected officials of MTS, their team affiliation, and the year each term expires. There are six spots open for election this fall, so if you are intere...
Sep 7, 2016 - MT Swimming Annual Fall Official's Meeting
The Montana Swimming annual fall official's meeting will be held Saturday October 1 at the Butte YMCA from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. The officials will view the Officiating Swimming and the Starter DVD’s, d...
Sep 4, 2016 - Babcock and Zimmer Named to USA Swimming 2015-2016 Scholastic All America Team
Congratulations to Colton Babcock (WRSC) and Adam Zimmer (MAC) who have been named to the 2015-2016 USA Swimming Scholastic All America team! This is Colton's first year on the team and Adam's second ...
Sep 3, 2016 - Cale and Katharine Berkoff Adam Zimmer Compete at LC Junior Nationals
Cale Berkoff, Katharine Berkoff and Adam Zimmer competed in USA Swimming Speedo LC Junior National Championships in Minneapolis, Minnesota in early August. This meet features the top swimmers ages 18 ...
Sep 2, 2016 - Ethan Harder Competes at LC Speedo Junior Nationals - Breaks 2 State Records
Ethan Harder (BAC) competed in his first USA Swimming Speedo Junior National Championships in Minneapolis, Minnesota, in early August and swam his way into the 'A' Final dropping over 2 seconds from h...
Sep 1, 2016 - MT Swim Well Represented by Officials at Age Group Zones
Montana Swimming was well represented by six officials at the Western Zone Age Group Championshisp in Kearns, Utah. Serving as stroke and turn judges were Tyler Etzel (MAC), Matt Yovich (BOZ), Ilse-Ma...
Sep 1, 2016 - Team Montana WZ Age Group Team
Team Montana was well represented at the Western Zone Age Group Championships in Kearns, Utah. Photo by Bold Action Media www.boldactionmedia.com .
Sep 1, 2016 - Team Montana Age Group Zones Action Photos
Everyone on Team Montana had plenty of fun along with fast racing at the Western Zone Age Group Championships in Kearns, Utah. Thanks to Tyler Etzel for the photos.
Aug 31, 2016 - MT Swim Officials at Futures Stanford
Two Montana Swimming officials officiated at the 2016 USA Swimming Futures Championships at Stanford, CA. Tony Popp (KATS) served as a stroke and turn official. Susan Huckeby (BTST) was the head admin...
Aug 10, 2016 - MT Swim Proposals Due August 24 to Tony Popp
Have you thought of a good idea to make Montana Swimming better? Or do you want to make a change in how Montana Swimming currently operates? Now's your opportunity to do so! You may submit proposals b...
Aug 1, 2016 - Photos from the Olympic Trials
Enjoy these moments from the Olympic Trials.
Jul 31, 2016 - Congratulations to MYST, Dave Berkoff, and Kyle Potter -- LC State Award Winners
Congratulations to the Missoula YMCA Swim Team (MYST) for winning the Montana Swimming Long Course State Spirit Award! Congratulations to Dave Berkoff (MAC) for being named the Montana Swimming Head C...
Jul 29, 2016 - Scholastic All America Applications Open June 1
The Scholastic All America application process opens June 1 and closes August 15. The process is entirely done online. Swimmers must upload a transcript to be considered. The program also recognizes o...
Jul 29, 2016 - FINA Posts Swimming Entries for Rio Olympics
FINA, has posted entry list for the Swimming events at the 2016 Olympics next month in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The posted list includes all the individual swimmers entered in each Swimming event for b...
Jul 29, 2016 - Watch All The Olympic Swimming Action
NBC will host all the action live from the 2016 Olympic Games beginning August 9 and continuing through August 13! Swimming prelims will be shown Noon E.T. and finals at 9 p.m. ET from August 6 to Aug...
Jul 28, 2016 - The Last Gold Documentary to Air on NBC Sports Network on August 1
Considered one of the greatest untold stories in Olympic Swimming history, The Last Gold , a feature-length documentary, will air on NBC Sports Network (NBCSN) with limited commercial interruption, ...
Jul 27, 2016 - WZ Age Group Champs Hotel Accomodation Deadline Change
Hi Everyone, The Western Zone Planning Committee would like you all to be aware that our event hotel organizer Orchid has opened up all available hotel rooms for anyone looking to book accommodation. ...
Jul 26, 2016 - #Swim United With US!
#SwimUnited With Us! Help cheer on Team USA by using the hashtag #SwimUnited ! Use the hashtag throughout the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro to show the world why we love the sport of swimming!...
Jul 22, 2016 - MT Swim Well Represented at WZ Diversity Camp in Salt Lake City
Montana Swimming was well represented at the 2016 Western Zone Diversity and Inclusion Camp and Regional Diversity Summit held June 16-19 at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. KATS swimmer AJ P...
Jul 21, 2016 - Photos from Senior Sectionals
Montana Swimming was well represented at the LC Senior Sectionals. Here are a few photos from the meet.
Jul 1, 2016 - Katharine Berkoff takes 50th place in 200 backstroke at Olympic Trials
MAC swimmer 15 year old phenomenon Katharine Berkoff swam to a 50th place finish in the women's 200 LCM backstroke at the Olympic Trials in Omaha with a time of 2:15.55. Berkoff was seeded in 82nd pla...
Jun 29, 2016 - Olympic Trials Webcast Schedule
Olympic Trials Swimming Webcast Schedule Note Regarding Authentication The live prelims will not require cable/satellite provider authentication. Simulstreams of the nightly pre-recorded prelims as we...
Jun 28, 2016 - Olympic Trials TV Viewing Schedule
Jun 28, 2016 - Olympic Trials View From the Stands Day 2 with comments about Katharine Berkoff
View from the Stands, Day 2 6/27/2016 By Mike Watkins//Contributor Night two of the 2016 Olympic Trials was a real humdinger! Jam-packed! An action extravaganza. No drama left for mama. Along with th...
Jun 27, 2016 - US Olympic Trials Day 1 Recap
Here's a look at the winners from day 1 at the US Olympic Trials - Swimming competition at Omaha. Read all the news on the USA Swimming website at www.usaswimming.org . BY Mitchell Forde//Contributor...
Jun 27, 2016 - Katharine Berkoff Takes 36th in Women's 100 Backstroke at Olympic Trials!
Missoula Aquatic Club swimmer Katharine Berkoff came to the Olympic Trials to show she had what it takes to race with the best and she did just that! In the women's 100 LCM backstroke Berkoff raced to...
Jun 24, 2016 - The Last Gold Movie Screening in Missoula July 11
Missoula has been specially selected by USA Swimming to host a special one-day sneak-peek screening of the new film, The Last Gold , on July 11th at 7pm. Considered one of the greatest untold stori...
Jun 22, 2016 - Good Luck to Katharine Berkoff and Hanni Leach at Olympic Trials!
Montana Swimming wishes MAC swimmers Katharine Berkoff and Hanni Leach the best of luck as they compete at the US Olympic Swimming Trials in Omaha!! We are all very proud of you and are cheering you ...
Jun 14, 2016 - MT Zone Team Uniform Order Forms Now Posted
The uniform order forms for the Montana Swimming Senior Zone team and Age Group Zone team have been posted under the MT Zone Team tab and as well with each meet under the meets tab. Please complete th...
Jun 13, 2016 - USA Swimming Rules Interpretation on Use of Tape in Competition
USA Swimming Rule 102.8.1E– The use of Tape. The NCAA and NFHS have adopted rules which permit the use of tape under certain circumstances. There now appears to be some confusion reg...
May 25, 2016 - Jacob Butler, Alyssa Boese Named Montana Swimming Sports Persons of the Year
Jacob Butler, Missoula YMCA Swim Team, and Alyssa Boese, Billings Aquatic Club, were voted the Montana Swimming Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year at the recent Montana Swimming House of Delegates ...
May 25, 2016 - Katharine Berkoff, Ethan Harder Named Montana Swimming Athletes of the Year
Ethan Harder, Billings Aquatic Club, and Katharine Berkoff, Missoula Aquatic Club, were named the Montana Swimming Male and Female Athletes of the Year based on their outstanding performances. Congrat...
May 25, 2016 - Eric Smart Wins Phillips 66 Outstanding Volunteer of the Year Award
Eric Smart of the Missoula Aquatic Club was voted the Montana Swimming Phillips 66 Outstanding Volunteer of the Year at the recent Montana Swimming House of Delegates meeting. Congratulations Eric!
May 24, 2016 - 2017 SC State -- Polson Hotel Room Update
Dear LSC - THANK YOU for the tremendous response in securing rooms !! You guys are moving quickly on this one - so let me try to get out in front with some more information. The Red Lion is no...
May 23, 2016 - Hotel Accomodations For SC State at Polson
Dear Montana LSC, I wanted to send out a courtesy notice about lodging for the Short Course State Championship (February 24-26, 2017) The RED LION INN, which is adjacent to the pool facility, has al...
May 23, 2016 - Liam Mulcaire-Jones and Donovan Peacoock Win at Special Olympics Swim Meet
Butte Tarpon swimmer Liam Mulcaire-Jones competed at the Montana State Special Olympics Summer Games in Missoula May 17-20. Liam raced to a gold medal win in the 50 butterfly and won the silver medal ...
May 22, 2016 - BMA Members Coach Bozeman Special Olympics Team
BMA athletes McKinley and Laina Hall and coach Kris Hall coached aquatics athletes at the Special Olympics State Games in Missoula on May 19 th . The Hall ladies have been coaching the Bozeman Outrea...
May 19, 2016 - MT Swim Spring HOD Meeting info
The spring Montana Swimming House of Delegates (HOD) meeting will be held on Friday May 20 in Bozeman a new location at the Country Inn and Suites, 5997 E. Valley Center Road, off 19th Street exit lo...
May 19, 2016 - MT Swimming Spring HOD Meeting
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May 15, 2016 - MT State Special Olympics Summer Games
The Montana State Special Olympics Summer Games will be held in Missoula May 17-20. Montana Swimming would like to wish all the athletes good luck as they compete -- especially those athletes who are ...
May 5, 2016 - Adolph Kiefer National Safety Award Nominations
The USA Swimming Operational Risk Committee (formerly Safety Education Committee) is accepting nominations for the annual Adolph Kiefer National Safety Award. The committee presents this award to an i...
May 3, 2016 - Message from General Chair Tony Popp
Howdy All, Can you believe it's May, already!? Our Spring HOD meeting is scheduled for Friday the 20th, shortly after the last Friday event of the May Classic in Bozeman. Location details are on o...
May 1, 2016 - Updated Stroke and Turn Officiating Videos
USA Swimming has released updated stroke and turn officiating videos. They are available on the USA Swimming officials page or click here .
Apr 27, 2016 - Club Leadership Business Management School April 30 Bozeman
Apr 22, 2016 - Regional Build a Pool Conference in Missoula June 11-12
Apr 22, 2016 - Special Price for MT Residents to Attend the Regional Build a Pool Conference
Don't miss out on the regional Build a Pool conference in Missoula June 11-12! Montana Swimming is offering a special package for Montana residents to attend the conference. Register today! More infor...
Apr 14, 2016 - MT Mixer Meet Entry Deadline Update
ALL REGISTRATIONS DUE APRIL 20th** . TEAM ENTRIES PREFERRED BY ELECTRONIC FILE. PLEASE EMAIL: [email protected] with event files. Team checks need to be mailed to: Bozeman Barracudas,...
Apr 4, 2016 - Lost & Found from SC State in Missoula
Dear MT Swim Teams, Attached are pictures of the lost and found items that were collected at the MT State Championship swim meet. If you would kindly forward this to the member families on your team ...
Mar 28, 2016 - MAC swimmer Katharine Berkoff qualifies for Olympic Trials
Three Missoula Aquatic Club swimmers qualified for the Summer Junior National Championships with outstanding performances at the West Regional Senior Sectional meet in Federal Way, Washington earlier ...
Mar 15, 2016 - WZ Diversity Camp - MT Swim Applications Due April 2
The 2016 Western Zone Diversity and Inclusion Select Camp is June 16-19 at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City. Each LSC in the Western Zone may send two athletes, a coach, and the LSC Diversity ...
Mar 13, 2016 - USAS Regional Coach Clinic April 22-24 in Idaho Falls
All coaches are invited to the USA Swimming and ASCA Western Regional Coach Clinic April 22-24 in Idaho Falls, Idaho. PRESENTERS: Mark Hesse, USA Swimming Sport Performance Consultant Tom Avischious...
Mar 12, 2016 - Name that Raptor - WZ Age Group Champs Mascot
You are invited to vote on the Western Zone Age Group Mascot Name. With over a 100 different names being suggested we are down to the final 5. They are: Rowdy, Tyrone, Dexter, Rocky and Reggie The nam...
Mar 12, 2016 - MT Swim Seeks Bids to Host Swimposium October 22-23
Montana Swimming will host a fall Swimposium October 22-23. The Swimposium will offer educational workshops for athletes, coaches, officials, LSC administration, and parents. USA Swimming will pro...
Feb 26, 2016 - Linda Riddle/SGMA Endowed Scholarship
The Linda Riddle/SGMA Endowed Scholarship application is now open. The deadline is March 31, 2016. Please click here to apply now. http://www.womenssportsfoundation.org/home/programs/grants/linda-ri...
Feb 25, 2016 - MYST Wins Spirit Award, New Jr Athlete Reps
Congratulations to the Missoula YMCA Swim Team who won the coveted MT Swimming Short Course State Spirit Award!! Great job athletes, coaches, parents, and families in promoting team spirit at the meet...
Feb 17, 2016 - Important Parking Information for Short Course State
The University of Montana will be in session on Friday, February 19 during the first day of the SC State championship meet. MAC has reserved Lot W immediately east of the pool and south of Grizzly St...
Feb 1, 2016 - Montana Officials - Thank You for Officiating at Meets
Montana Swimming would like to say a thank you to all our officials who make the swim meets run smoothly. You will find our Montana officials officiating at meets at home and traveling long distances ...
Jan 20, 2016 - MAC Swimmers Do Well at Washington Open
17 MAC swimmers competed Jan 14-17 in the 40 th Washington Open in Federal Way. The meet featured 1000 swimmers from 9 states plus British Columbia and 76 teams. MAC placed 3 rd overall, set 15 sta...
Dec 22, 2015 - UND Swim Camp
Dear Coaches, I hope you are all enjoying this holiday season. We wanted to reach out to you and let you know of our swim camp dates for this summer. If you have any team members interested in attendi...
Dec 18, 2015 - MAC Swimmers Compete at Winter Junior National Championships in Austin
Six athletes from Missoula Aquatic Club competed in the 2015 Speedo Winter Junior National Championships at the University of Texas in Austin December 9-13. Individual qualifiers were Katharine & Cal...
Dec 8, 2015 - HLST Seeking Head Caoch
HEAD COACH JOB ANNOUNCEMENT The Helena Lions Swim Team (HLST), a USA Swimming club in Helena, MT is seeking an experienced, dynamic Head Coach for a team of approximately 50-75 swimmers to further...
Oct 26, 2015 - LSC Info & LSC Documents Tabs Now Merged, New Officials Tab
The Montana Swimming website will be soon taking on a new look and as a part of that update some tabs on the website have been changed. The LSC Info tab and the LSC Documents tab have been merged int...
Oct 14, 2015 - Excellence in Officiating Award Winner Jim Cherewatenko
Jim Cherewatenko from the Peak Waves Swim Team in Great Falls is the winner of the Excellence in Officiating Award presented by Montana Swimming in recognition of his outstanding service as an officia...
Oct 14, 2015 - Some Pictures from USA Swimming Convention
Montana Swimming was well represented at the USA Swimming Convention in Kansas City in October. Many of our representatives attended USA Swimming Foundation Luncheon on Friday October 2 and meet sever...
Oct 14, 2015 - Montana Swimming Board Elections
Congratulations to the following people who were elected to the Montana Swimming Board of Directors at the October House of Delegates meeting: Secretary: Tami Peters (BOZ) Finance Vice Chair: Matt Y...
Oct 14, 2015 - Mark Hallgrimson Memorial Stroke & Turn Award Winner Kenji Aoki
Kenji Aoki of the Missoula Aquatic Club is the winner of the Mark Hallgrimson Memorial Official of the Year Award presented by Montana Swimming in recognition of his outstanding service as a stroke an...
Oct 10, 2015 - USA Swimming President's Convention Letter
Oct 10, 2015 - State of the Sport Address -- Chuck Wielgus
Jul 28, 2015 - Jade Sobek and Beth Angeli Named Coaches of the Year
Jade Sobek, BOZ, was named the Montana Swimming Head Coach of the Year Sunday at the Montana Swimming Long Course State Championships in Bozeman. Beth Angeli, HLST, was named the Montana Swimming Assi...
Jul 28, 2015 - BAC Wins Long Course Spirit Award
The Billings Aquatic Club, under the leadership of head coach Mitch Crouse, won the coveted Montana Swimming Long Course Spirit Award Sunday at the Montana Long Course State Championships in Bozeman. ...
Jul 28, 2015 - SwimStaffSelect Now Available from USA Swimming
USA Swimming is proud to introduce, SwimStaffSelect, an online human resources tool available FREE as a member service to all of our coaches and clubs! Available now at www.swimstaffselect.org User ...
Jul 21, 2015 - Hanni Leach Qualifies for Olympic Trials, MAC Swimmers Excel at Sectionals
Ten athletes from Missoula Aquatic Club competed in the 2015 Speedo Champions Series Western Section July 14-18 at Mount Hood Aquatic Center in Gresham, Oregon. This meet features 10 states, 140 tea...
Jul 8, 2015 - USA Swimming Launches Free Online Anti-Bullying Training
USA Swimming’s Safe Sport Launches Online Anti-Bullying Training Free program includes resources for teams to adopt anti-bullying safety plans USA Swimming and its Safe Sport program are committed t...
Jul 1, 2015 - Cracking the Western Zone Top 20
The USA Swimming Times and Recognition Committee is now releasing a Zone Top 20 times report ach week. Check Western Zone website each week for the Top 20 Times in the Western Zone. Click here for t...
Jun 25, 2015 - New Officials Training Videos Available
USA Swimming has released new updated officials traning videos. The videos may be vewed by going to USA Swimming wesbite and then to Member Resources / Officials / Education & Training/ Officials Trai...
Jun 23, 2015 - 2014-2015 NISCA High School All Americans Announced
The results of NISCA High School All America swimming awards were announced this month. This award is for the top 100 High School swim times in the nation. Missoula swimmers who were recognized as Hig...
Jun 12, 2015 - Kirby Beierle Appointed MT Swim Coach Representative
Montana Swimming General Chair Tony Popp announced the appointment of Kirby Beierle, head coach of the Missoula YMCA Swim Team, as the new Montana Swimming Coach Representative. Kirby will fill the re...
May 28, 2015 - Congratulations to Special Olympics Swimmers
Congratulations to all the athletes who competed at the recent Montana State Special Olympics May 19-22 in Missoula. Among the events were swimming and aquatic activities. Congratulations to BTST swim...
May 19, 2015 - 2015 MT Swim Phillips 66 Volunteer of the Year Richard Allen
Richard Allen from the Billings Aquatic Club was voted the 2015 Montana Swimming Phillips 66 Volunteer of the Year during the Montana Swimming Spring House of Delegates meeting May 15 in Bozeman. Rich...
May 19, 2015 - Schmidt, Brennan Named 2015 MT Swim Sportspersons of the Year
Andrea Schmidt (MAC) and Patrick Brennan (PWST) were voted the 2015 Montana Swimming Sportswoman and Sportsman of the Year during the Montana Swimming Spring House of Delegates meeting May 15 in Bozem...
May 19, 2015 - BAC Boys Break 21 year old 200 Free Relay Record at SC State
Congratulations to the BAC 13-14 year old boys 200 free relay team of Joshua Allen, Iv Stiles, Jack Leuthold, and Ethan Harder who broke the state record for the event with a new time of 1:36.63. The ...
May 19, 2015 - KATS Jamie Bouda Breaks State Record in 50 Fly at May Classic
KATS swimmer Jamie Bouda broke the state record in the 15-16 boys 50 butterfly (LCM) with a time of 27.65 at the Bozeman May Classic meet. Bouda edged out previous record holder Andrew Bovard from MYS...
May 19, 2015 - Hanni Leach, Cale Berkoff Named 2015 MT Swim Athletes of the Year
Hanni Leach (MAC) and Cale Berkoff (MAC) were named the 2015 Montana Swimming Female and Male Athletes of the Year during the Montana Swimming Spring House of Delegates meeting May 15 in Bozeman. The ...
May 19, 2015 - 2015-2016 MT Swim Short Course Championship Meets
The Montana Swimming 2015-2016 Short Course Championship meet dates and hosts were voted on during the Montana Swimming Spring House of Delegate's meeting May 15, 2015, in Bozeman. Montana Swimming an...
May 1, 2015 - MT Swimmers issued IMX Challenge
Are You Ready for the Challenge? Montana Swimming would like to see if you have what it takes to be an extreme swimmer. USA swimming has created a way for you to see how you rank in your club, LSC, Z...
May 1, 2015 - Webmaster for MT Swimming
Susan Huckeby is now handling updates to the Montana Swimming website. If you need to have anything posted, want to see something that is not here, or just want to make some comments, Susan can be rea...
Mar 24, 2015 - Deck Changing Rules Clarification from USA Swimming
At the 2014 USA Swimming House of Delegates meeting, the House passed R-9 which changed the sanctioning requirement for meets: 202.2 REQUIREMENTS FOR SANCTION — Sanctions are issued, withheld or withd...
Mar 16, 2015 - MT State Records Tumble at NW Senior Sectionals
8 individual Montana Age Group Records and 4 individual Open Records were blasted away at last week's NW Section Senior Championship. A number of swimmers, some familiar and some new contributors, he...
Mar 11, 2015 - Carroll College Pool Closed Permanently
Carroll College announced March 9, 2015 that the pool at the Carroll College PE Center was closed immediately and permanently due to structural concerns according to Tom McCarvel, Carroll's vice presi...
Mar 8, 2015 - Team Winners from 2015 MT Swim SC State
Congratulations to the Missoula YMCA Swim Team for winning the Spirit Award at the 2015 MT Swimming Short Course State Championships in Butte! Top 3 Women's Teams: 1 -- Bozeman Barracudas 653 points...
Feb 9, 2015 - BAC Seeks Your Support for 50M Pool
We at BAC are stepping into a critical area and time in the process of getting a new 50 meter pool built. Please if at all possible look at attending one of our home meets over the next 365 days. Wh...
Jan 1, 2015 - MT Swimming Specialty License Plates have been approved - Available Feb 1, 2012
Montana Swimming's New Specialty License Plate has been approved by the State MVD for sale beginning February 1, 2013. The Plates may be ordered with standard AAA123 numbering or the buyer may opt t...
Dec 18, 2014 - Club Leadership Business Management School Opportunity
Wyoming Swimming and USA Swimming will present a Club Leadership Business Management School 201 on Saturday January 24 in Cody, Wyoming. The class is free. This course is required for all new clubs a...
Dec 16, 2014 - Meet Mobile Update News
Swim Parents, As we continue our investment in the swimming market following the release of ACTIVE Hy-Tek’s Swim Manager, we’d like to announce that Meet Mobile is about to get a much needed upgrade. ...
Dec 1, 2014 - New Change to the Breaststroke Kick Rules
USA Swimming announced on November 30 an amendment to the breaststroke rules affecting the kick as approved by FINA on November 29. The rule change is shown below and is effective immediately. 1. On N...
Sep 19, 2014 - Montana Athlets at convention
The athlete reps from Montana had lunch today with Elizabeth beisel and Breeja Larson.
Sep 3, 2014 - USAS Scholastic All-Americans
2013-2014 Scholastic All America Team MONTANA Last Name First Name Gender LSC Club Zone Yrs 4.0 Jacobson Hailey F MT Missoula Aquatic Club Western 3 Yes Leach Hannah F MT Missoula Aquatic Club Western...
Aug 9, 2014 - Montana Swimmers Shatter Records at 2014 Age Group Zones Summer Meet
Sixteen swimmers participated at the Western Age Group Zone Championship meet in Federal Way, Washington this past week. The meet was a great success for the competitors and coaches. All of the swim...
Aug 3, 2014 - Montana Swimmers at Junior Nationals this summer
Three new Montana State records werer set at thsi week Junior National Championshiops. Hannah Leach set a new long course mark in the 100 Backstroke with a 1:.03.47 for the event, This bests a record...
Jul 27, 2014 - 13 Teams, 237 Swimmers attend the 2014 Montana Long Course State Meet
237 Swimmers from 13 Montana teams attended the Montana State Long Course Championship this weekend in Bozeman, Montana. Bozeman offered up its 50-Meter Indoor pool for the meet, the only indoor long...
Jul 19, 2014 - Montana Athletes Excel at Western Section Long Course Championships
No less than 15 Age Group + 1 relay, and 8 Open Age + 1 Relay Montana State Records were set this weekend at the Western Section Long Course Speedo Championship Meet held in Grisham, Oregon. 22 Mon...
Jun 29, 2014 - 614 Swimmers -7 States - 3 Individual & 1 Relay Record
614 Swimmers from 37 different teams from 7 different States and 3 Canadian Provinces attended this weekend's MAC Firecracker Open Swim Meet. Splash Montana let loose of their 50-Meter Pool and MAC-M...
Apr 28, 2014 - Montana's First Mixed Meet
Montana Swimming First Mixer Meet-A HUGE Success! Thanks to the 59 Swimmers that participated in the first ever Montana Mixer Meet. All the swimmers had a great time turning into new teams: Butterfly...
Mar 23, 2014 - 3 Swimmers - 1 Relay Team Combine to set 7 new MT State Records at AG Sectionals
3 Individual Swimmers, from 3 different Montana teams combined to set 6 new Montana individual State Records at this weekend's Northwest Age Group Sectional Championship. In addition to these individ...
Mar 19, 2014 - MAC Swimmers Shine at 2014 SC Senior Sectionals
While certainly not the only team Represented at this year's Senor Sectional Competition in Federal Way, Washington, the MAC Swimmers certainly had a field day(s)(s) at the meet as they Combined the ...
Mar 10, 2014 - 390 Swimmers - 6 New State Records at 2014 MT SC State
390 Swimmers and their families descended upon the Grizzly Pool this weekend to perform at Montana Swimming's Short Course State Championship. 15 Montana swim teams were represented at the 3 day comp...
Feb 23, 2014 - Record Number of Swimmers Flock to the 2014 B-C Championship
A record high 282 swimmers attended the 2014 MT Swimming Junior B-C Championship Meet this weekend. The Meet was held in Great Falls and was hosted by the Falls Aquatic Swim Team (FAST). More than 1...
Feb 2, 2014 - 1 swimmer - 9 events - 7 state records
at this weeks BAC Rocky Mountain Invite, 1 swimmer entered 9 events and set 7 new Mountana state records.in 3 diffferent stroke disiplines. Jack Leuthold, of the Billings Aquatic Club, set 7 new recor...
Dec 16, 2013 - Missoula Swimmers Excell at 2013 Winter Junior Nationals
The Missoula Aquatics Club swimmers excelled at this year's Winter SC Junior National Championship Meet. The meet was held in Greensboro, NC from December 12-14. 6 MAC swimmers attended the meet and ...
Dec 10, 2013 - 2 Montana Swimmers Attend USAS 2013 Winter Nationals - 2 new State Records set
Billings Aquatic Club's Jenna Marsh and the Helena Lions Swim Team's Peter Kotson swam this past weekend at the 2013 Winter National Championships, sponsored by USA Swimming and AT&T, and hosted by th...
Dec 8, 2013 - Montana Swimmer Sets New State Record in Wyoming Meet
Billings Aquatic Club swimmer Jack M. Leuthold set a new Montana State Record while swimming at the 2013 Gillette Candy Cane Open swim meet. Jack was joined by 39 Montana swimmers, representing 3 tea...
Nov 20, 2013 - Three Montana Swimmers Set National Top 10 Times
Three Montana Swimmers Set National Top 10 Times Congratulations to the following Montana swimmers for achieving not one, but two national top 10 times each in their respective age group!! Peter K...
Nov 11, 2013 - 1 swimmer 1 meet 3 records
At the 2013 Hardin Otters Harvest Splash Meet this past weekend, 3 new Montana Swimming records were set, all by the same swimmer. Jack M. Leuthold of the Billings Aquatic Club (BAC) set new marks in ...
Oct 1, 2013 - Five Montana Swimmers named to USAS Scholastic All-American Team
Congratulations to Kaitlyn Kleppelid , Helena Lions Swim Team, Kate Zimmer , Missoula Aquatic Club, Hailey Jacobson , Missoula Aquatic Club, Jenna Marsh , Billings Aquatic Club, and Hanni Leach ,...
May 20, 2013 - Billings swimmer awarded NISCA Scholarship
NISCA has announced that Luke Muskett has been awarded a 2013 Speedo sponsored Academic All-American Award. Swimmers must be a Senior, lettered in swimming for their high school and achieved academi...
Mar 25, 2013 - 6 New Records set at 2013 Age Group Sectionals
6 new Montana state records were set this past weekend at the NW Section Age Group Championship meet held in Federal Way, WA. 4 swimmers were responsible for the 6 new records. Antoinette (AJ) Popp w...
Mar 19, 2013 - 12 New State Records set by 7 MT Swimmers at 2013 Spring Senior Sectionals
7 Montana Swimmers set 12 new Montan State Records this past week in Federal Way at the Speedo Northwest Section Senior Championship. 20 swimmers from Montana attended the meet. Peter Kotson, a Helen...
Mar 14, 2013 - 2012-2013 IMX Rankings
MONTANA SWIMMING USA Swimming, Inc. IM Xtreme Ranking and Scoring All Athletes 10 and Under to 17-18 for the SCY 2012-2013 Season September 1st, 2012 - March 5, 2013 10 & Under Girls 1 Popp AJ 10 3491...
Feb 24, 2013 - Record Number of Swimmers attend the B-C Championship Meet in Great Falls
217 swimmers converged upon the Bison Pool in Great Falls this weekend as the Falls Aquatic Swim Team played host to the 2013 Montana Swimming Junior B-C Championship Meet. Never in the history of ...
Feb 6, 2013 - Records Fall as new State Champions are crowned at MT HS State
A new Champion was crowned this weekend as Helena High girls ended a 4 year winning streak by the CMR Girls teams from Great Falls. Helena High has dominated meets all season and came through in fine...
Dec 14, 2012 - Kleppelid and Marsh team to set 5 new State Records at Winter Junior Nationals
Kaitlyn Kleppelid and Jenna Marsh took Team Montana to the ATT Winter Junior Nationals, Dec 6-8th in Knoxville, Tennessee. Kaitlyn, a Helena Lion, knoocked down 3 records including 2 Breaststroke rec...
Sep 9, 2012 - Three Montana Swimmers Named to Scholastic All America Team
Congratulations to Hailey Jacobson , Missoula Aquatic Club, Kaitlyn Kleppelid , Helena Lions Swim Team, and Kate Zimmer , Missoula Aquatic Club, for being named to the 2011-2012 USA Swimming Schola...
Sep 5, 2012 - Missoula Swimmer makes National Age Group Top 10 time
Let's give a shout out to Hanni Leach of MAC. Hanni captured the 7 th fastest time in the country for 14 year old girls in the 100 yard backstroke with a time of 55.65 at the 2011 Speedo Short Course...
Jul 30, 2012 - 2 Swimmers Set 7 State Records at 2012 Long Course State Meet
2 11-12 year old swimmers set 7 new Montana State Records this past weekend in Bozeman at the Montana Long Course State Championship. 275 swimmers gathered to compete at the indoor Bozeman High Scho...
Jul 29, 2012 - 6 Montana Swimmers set 17 new State Records at Summer LC Senior Sectionals
At the Summer Western Section Long Course Championship (LC Senior Sectionals) held out in Gresham, Oregon last week, no less than 12 individual Montana State Records were set by 6 different swimmers...