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Check out the Top 50 times from this season! Female Male 10 & Under 10 & Under 11 & 12 11 & 12 13 & 14 13 & 14 Top 50 times will be updated every 2 weeks leading into our Championship meet season!

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CONGRATULATIONS! Our 2021 Middle Atlantic Swimming Holiday Card winners are Michael Gannon age 8 and Aixell Perez age 14! With over 65 entries in the contest, Michael's and Aixell's artwork were selected as thie 2021 cover art for Middle Atlantic's Holiday card. The cards were sent out to over 200 people or organizations - clubs, coaches, companies, LSC's and USA Swimming staff. Michael and Aixell recieve a $50 Amazon gift card and a framed version of their holiday card. The Middle Atlantic Swimming staff learned that we not only have...

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**from USA Swimming** To: Coaches, Club Contacts, Membership & Registration Committee, LSC Membership & Registration chairs, Safe Sport Committee, LSC Safe Sport Chairs/Coordinators, LSC General Chairs, LSC Staff As previously communicated, in order to comply with U.S. Center for SafeSport requirements, the USA Swimming Board of Directors has approved expanding Corporate Bylaw 2.6.6, which sets forth those who must be non-athlete members of USA Swimming. Starting January 1, 2022, the following individuals must be non-athlete members of USA Swimming: Adult employees of USA Swimming, Local Swimming Committees (LSCs) and member...

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MIDDLE ATLANTIC SWIMMING ADVOCATES THE GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF A DIVERSE SWIMMING COMMUNITY THROUGH EDUCATION, INNOVATION AND A COMMITMENT TO EXCELLENCE. Middle Atlantic Swimming wants to create the best opportunities for all athletes at every age level. With that in mind, our organization continually evaluates and updates our policies, procedures as well as our championships. Through a collaborative effort between Middle Atlantic’s Board of Director’s Performance Vice Chair and Coach Representative as well as our Age Group Committee, Senior Committee, Technical Planning Chair and the Director of Competition, we are...

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Prior to a near 10-year career with the US Army, Sgt. Tim Pray could typically be found either on a pool deck or in a pool around the New England area. Pray, who grew up in Chelmsford, Mass. and now resides in the Philadelphia suburbs, will now be back around those pool decks, this time in a different role. “Swimming was such a huge part of my life. The discipline and commitment you learn from being a part of a club, those are traits that really make a difference later...

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Keep an eye out for more information soon!

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All participants must be non-athlete members of USA Swimming. The workshops are for all new and re-certifying Meet Directors. For Operational Risk (formerly Safety Chairs), anyone that has expired, must attend an Operational Risk Workshop as well as successfully complete the online test to re-certify for 2021/2022. Please refer to the Middle Atlantic website for requirements to become certified as a MA Meet Director. Please use the link below to register for the workshop of your choice. If you have any questions please contact Mike Seip, Director of Competition at...

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USA Swimming announced Middle Atlantic Swimming Club PDR Swimming for Success is part of the inagural class of 12 recipients recieving Community impact grants. USA Swimming and the USA Swimming Foundation, furthering their commitment to making a difference in the community, is proud to support grants for clubs to engage in providing programming to underserved communities, support diverse coaches, as well as create more competitive opportunities. USA Swimming and the USA Swimming Foundation hope to not only grow the pipeline of potential athletes but create more learn to swim and...

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Return to Competition Roadmap and June Event Sanctions 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 that our clubs and teams are looking for a conceptual plan for competition. With that, we are sharing the framework of our three-month recommended roadmap for a safer return to competition for our members. This conceptual plan, based on the current health environment, encourages fostering competition in practice in June; the...

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Return to Competition Roadmap and June Event Sanctions To: Zone Directors, LSC General Chairs, LSC permanent staff, Club Presidents, Coaches 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 that our clubs and teams are looking for a conceptual plan for competition. With that, we are sharing the framework of our three-month recommended roadmap for a safer return to competition for our members. This conceptual plan, based on...