Maryland Swimming

Maryland Swimming

 

Our Vision:  To make swimming the sport of choice for Maryland.

Our Mission:  Maryland Swimming provides opportunities for athletes to participate in competitive swimming, reach their full potential, and develop skills for life-long success.

Our Core Values:  Proactive Achievement, Respect, and Ownership.

News

Susan McDonald

Congrats to Daniel Diehl of CUY who was named to the USA Junior Pan Pacific Championship Team!! Daniel had a great meet at the Junior Pan Pacs In Honolulu!! He broke his own 15-16 NAG record in 100 LCM Backstroke with a time of 53.40 in prelims and 53.27 in finals. He was also was also part of the World Junior Record Breaking 4x100 Freestyle Relay Team with the fastest split at 48.66. Great Job Daniel!!

Susan McDonald

Congratulations to Joe Hayburn from ASC for setting a new Maryland Swimming Area Record in the LCM 100 Backstroke!! The previous record of 56.51 was set by Michael Phelps in August 2003. On May 1, 2022 Joe set a new record of 56.47.Way to go Joe!!

Susan McDonald

A beloved member of our Maryland Swimming family, Sheryl Lepisto passed away Friday, March 4, 2022. Sheryl was very active as an Official and served on the Maryland Swimming Board of Directors as an Officials Chair, Admin Vice Chair and General Chair. She also served the larger USA Swimming community by her work as an Official at Olympic Trials and other National meets. Sheryl was very well regarded by the USA Swimming community and served as a great mentor at the local level. https://www.fhnfuneralhome.com/obituaries/Sheryl-Lepisto/#!/Obituary

Sandy Avery

The USA Swimming State of the Sport Report provides a celebration of our successful Olympic Quad during the pandemic and also insights to how we pivot to come back stronger than ever! FROM USA SWIMMING - USA Swimming exists for the growth and success of swimming in the United States. This is why we are all here. The Board of Directors believes we will achieve this vision with: 1. Competitive success at the international level 2. Resources to support athletes, coaches, and clubs 3. Public engagement with swimming And, if...

Sandy Avery

Congratulations to NBAC Swimmer Brody Schrepfer for qualifying for the National Diversity Select Camp! https://www.usaswimming.org/news/2021/09/28/usa-swimming-announces-2020-national-select-camp-and-2021-national-diversity-select-camp-participants?fbclid=IwAR3_RtOZFfP3BOQkQW2CF_tNuZJOsb30Ny-3bejEFaJdAzJtIc54s_aCdlM

Sandy Avery

Letter from the Governance Committee To All USA Swimming Members: As we approach the Special Meeting of the House of Delegates on June 30, we urge you to take the time to review the proposed legislation and the responses to the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) that have been added and updated. Since the proposals were initially posted on April 16, our Board of Directors, the Governance Committee and the three Working Groups (overseeing the recommended legislation changes to the Board of Directors, Committees and House of Delegates) have continued our...

Sandy Avery

May 14, 2021 Message from Maryland Swimming General Chair: The recent CDC information certainly is good news. Many of you are asking what that means for the athletes, coaches, officials, and volunteers of Maryland Swimming. Many are also asking where USA Swimming stands with regard the new guidelines. I will outline what I know. USA Swimming is clear – each LSC and club must follow the facility, local, and state rules. Maryland Swimming is committed to work within the local and state rules and get swimmers in the water and...

Sandy Avery

NBAC’s Ryan Branon qualified for the 2020/2021 USA Swimming Olympic Trials on Saturday evening at the USA Swimming 18 & U Cup held in Richmond, Virginia. Ryan won the 200 M Fly in a time of 2:00.90 which qualifies him for WAVE 1 of the USA Swimming Olympic Trials. Congratulations to Ryan!

Sandy Avery

Maryland Swimming extends its condolences to the Towson University Swimming Community on the death of its founder and longtime coach, Ray Riordan.

Sandy Avery

Congratulations to our Maryland Swimming contingent at Ft Myers Open Water National Championships! Kathryn Violette NBAC coach Caroline Benda NBAC Caitlin Hurley NBAC John Fitzsimmons NBAC John Koebel NBAC Luke Corey NAAC Matt Merle ASC Stephen Henderson ASC coach