About the Kansas City Blazers

The Kansas City Blazers swim team was established in 1975 as a department within Johnson County Parks and Recreation District (JCPRD). Through our  COMMITMENT TO EXCELLENCE we are a USA Swimming Level IV club, the premier team in the region for over 40 years, and have six Olympic representatives. 

The  Kansas City Blazers  provides a dynamic competitive swimming program for novice to elite swimmers.  There have been six Blazers who have competed in the Olympic Games (Mark Dean- 1988, Janie Wagstaff- 1992, Catherine Fox- 1996, Scott  Goldblatt- 2004, Nadia Krüger- 2004, and Shannon Vreeland- 2012).