The National Diversity Select Camp
application is live as of January 6 at
USASwimming.org. It's open until Feb. 7 2020 so apply
today! Our athletes who have attended in the past have had a blast
and have learned more than they could imagine.
It would be great to have some
Georgia Swimming Diversity attendees!
U.S. Olympic Training Center (OTC),
Colorado Springs, CO
May 7-10, 2020. Athletes will arrive on
Thursday and depart on Sunday morning.
48 athletes (24 boys & 24
The athlete application is available
starting January 6th. The deadline to apply is February 7,
14 – 16 years of age. Age is as of
the first day of camp May 7, 2020.
Any USA Swimming registered athlete
member who is eligible to represent the USA in international
competition: a U.S. citizen who has NOT represented another country
in international competition, in the case of dual citizens (your
sport nation must be the United States), meets the qualification
time standards, has not previously attended a USA Swimming
Diversity Select Camp and represents an ethnically underrepresented
population that is less than 10% of the current USA Swimming
membership. These populations can include: African American,
Hispanic, Asian or Pacific Islander, Native American, and
others. As an added component, six athletes of each gender
will be chosen from Outreach membership applicants. A swimmer
cannot attend a Zone Select Camp and the Diversity Select Camp in
the same year.
Athletes must have
achieved at least one Diversity Select Camp time standard as
shown here to apply for selection. These times
are AAAA National Motivational Times for 13-14 year olds. Times
must have been achieved in a USA Swimming sanctioned or approved
meet (able to be proven in the SWIMS database).