Swimming Links



USA Swimming
As the National Governing Body for the sport of swimming in the United States, USA Swimming is a 300,000-member service organization that promotes the culture of swimming by creating opportunities for swimmers and coaches of all backgrounds to participate and advance in the sport through clubs, events and education.  Our membership is comprised of swimmers from the age group level to the Olympic Team, as well as coaches and volunteers.  USA Swimming is responsible for selecting and training teams for international competition including the Olympic Games, and strives to serve the sport through its core objectives:  Build the base, Promote the sport, Achieve competitive success.

Within USA Swimming, you will find links for



Minnesota Swimming

Minnesota Swimming, Inc. (MSI) is an LSC (Local Swim Committee) of USA-Swimming. MSI is a non-profit organization whose focus is competitive swimming and the benefits from being involved in a competitive activity.

MSI has over 8,000 registered athletes (boys and girls) participating on 65 clubs across Minnesota and 3 counties in adjacent Wisconsin. Competition is available for all ability levels from novice to National Championship.

Minnesota Swimming boasts an Olympic Gold Medalist - Tom Malchow - who won gold in 2000 after winning silver in 1996. For a number of years, Tom was a world record holder in the 200 meter Butterfly. He swam for STAR and St. Thomas Academy .

If your kid(s) swim, there is also a place for volunteers as officials, club representatives, etc.. Become involved to make the sport and Minnesota Swimming better.



Minnesota Masters Swimming 

The Minnesota LMSC covers the state of Minnesota and the counties of St. Croix, Dunn and Pierce in the state of Wisconsin. We currently have over 750 members and continue to grow!  We offer many opportunities to compete, in the pool and in the lakes, through the year. All registered swimmers are welcome.  United States Masters Swimming (USMS) is a national organization that is administered locally by 52 Local Masters Swim Committees (LMSCs). USMS exists to promote fitness and health in adults by offering and supporting Masters Swimming programs.



Swimming World Magazine

The World’s Leading Independent Resource for Swimming.  This site is also has a useful swimming conversion calculator.