Mission:  Metropolitan Swimming shall promote, develop and improve competitive swimming through education, support and opportunities for participation to a diverse swimming community.
Vision:  To inspire and provide quality opportunities for our members to achieve excellence in the sport of competitive swimming.
 
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4 Metro Teams Recognized in USA Swimming National Club Excellence Program

Jeff Chu

Four Metro teams have been recognized in the 2023 National Club Excellence Program from USA Swimming. Metro has had multiple teams in every year since the program started in 2006. This year we celebrate the achievements of the Long Island Aquatic Club (Gold Medal Club), Badger Swim Club (Silver Medal), Team Suffolk and Patriot Swim Club (Bronze Medal Clubs). The Long Island Aquatic Club was also recognized as a Podium Club, having achieved Gold Medal status for four consecutive years. Congratulations to all the teams on their outstanding achievements.

Team standings are determined using minimum time standards and FINA Points. Complete Information and Requirements for the Club Excellence Program are available below:
https://www.usaswimming.org/docs/default-source/clubsdocuments/club-excellence/2023-club-excellence-program-information-requirements.pdf

A complete listing of teams recognized in this years Club Excellence Program is available below:
https://www.usaswimming.org/news/2022/10/27/2023-club-excellence-results

A history of Metro teams recognized in the Club Excellence Program is available below:
https://www.teamunify.com/team/mrlsc/page/clubs--teams/usa-swimming-club-excellence