October 21, 2015
USA Swimming Announces Team USA Roster for the December Duel in the Pool in Indianapolis
Purchase your tickets now to be in the stands at the Nat to cheer the USA on to victory!
This morning, USA Swimming released the Team USA roster for the 2015 Duel in the Pool to be held at the Nat in December. Congratulations to Carmel Swim Club's Claire Adams for being invited to be a member of Team USA!
Olympic gold medalists and world record-holders Missy Franklin (Centennial, Colo.) and Ryan Lochte (Daytona Beach, Fla.) are among 14 Olympians slated to lead the United States against Europe’s best in the seventh Mutual of Omaha Duel in the Pool, set for Dec. 11-12, in Indianapolis, Indiana.
In total, 36 athletes (19 women, 17 men) will represent USA
Swimming at the historic Indiana University Natatorium. The roster
features individual Olympic gold medalists Franklin, Lochte, Nathan
Adrian (Bremerton, Wash.), Tyler Clary (Riverside, Calif.), Natalie
Coughlin (Vallejo, Calif.) and Matt Grevers (Lake Forest,
Additional Olympic medalists slated to compete for the U.S. include Conor Dwyer (Winnetka, Ill.), Jessica Hardy (Long Beach, Calif.), Caitlin Leverenz (Tucson, Ariz.), Lia Neal (Brooklyn, N.Y.) and Nick Thoman (Cincinnati, Ohio).
On the local front, Claire Adams (Carmel, Ind.), a two-time U.S. national champion in 2015, also will compete for Team USA.
More information about the team and event can be found at: http://usaswimming.org/ViewNewsArticle.aspx?TabId=0&itemid=12196&mid=14491
This is a competition you won't want to miss! Not only will the swimming be amazing, the Nat will be transformed into an electric bowl-type environment with a center-hung scoreboard. It's never been done before at the Nat!
If you have not already done so, please purchase your tickets today so you don't miss out on this unique competition in our state. Ticket sales are brisk!
Tickets can be purchased on line at: http://www.usaswimming.org/DesktopDefault.aspx?TabId=2559&Alias=Rainbow&Lang=en