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After conducting a national search, the Northern Kentucky Clippers have selected David Pursley as its new Head Coach to lead the organization and continue the tradition of swimming excellence into the future. David will be joining the organization on September 1. David was most recently the Head Coach for the Stingray Swim Club in the Cayman Islands. Under his leadership, Stingray Swim Club has produced numerous swimmers who successfully competed in the FINA World Championships, Pan American Games, Jr Pan American Games, Commonwealth Games, and placed numerous swimmers with NCAA...

Clippers have 8 total swimmers that have qualified for USA Swimming's Olympic Trials. Kenady Beil Blake Hanna Lainy Kruger Brendan Meyer Allie Piccirillo Eli Shoyat Matthew Sims Nick Smith For streaming and broadcast info, click here SEND THESE SWIMMERS A GOOD LUCK MESSAGE. CLICK HERE

The Clipper's own Will McMurtry was named a national merit semifinalist, designating him as part of the top 1% of high school seniors in Kentucky on the PSAT/NMSQT. Will also scored a 35 on his ACT and is ranked in the top 5% of his high school class. Will has been with the Clippers for 10 years and now trains in the National Group. He also has competed at the Speedo Sectional and Kentucky High School State meets. Will is the third of three children to swim for the program....

With David Webb being the last meet of the season before championship season begins the coaches were very excited leading up to the meet. The kids did not disappoint. As a team we swam at 75% life time best times and outscored the 2nd place team by nearly 2500 points. A big thanks to the parents for all your hard work and making this meet another great and successful meet! Team Records Broken were: Alexa Arkenberg– 9-10 girls 200 free, 100 fly, and 200 IM Kenzie Skaggs - 9-10 girls...

World Class Swimming is happening this week in our back yard (well Indianapolis). The 2013 World Championship Trials are being held Tuesday thru Saturday. The top 2 finishers in this meet will represent USA at the 2013 World Championships In Barcelona Spain at the end of July . Max Williamson will be one of the few 18 &unders in the competition and he is seeded top 16 in all three of his events (200 Breast, 400 IM and 200 IM ). All though he is not swimming this meet as...

2013 Vein Solutions Ohio/West Virginia/Lake Erie Open Water Championship Wednesday June 26, 2013 Special Update of Water Quality – June 20, 2013 Water Quality is a huge issue with us. For the Algae bloom, we are getting regular updates from John McManus, Administrator Clermont Soil & Water Conservation District. Mr. McManus is the father of longtime Anderson Barracuda swimmers. Right now, the Algae bloom is located at the campground beach on the north-side of the Lake, and does not currently present any issue for us. The warnings are publicly disclosed...

From: Pat Hogan Sent: Tuesday, May 21, 2013 8:22 AM To: [email protected] Subject: USA Swimming Club Development Survey Jason: Based on your excellent 12 & Under athlete retention rate, the Northern KY Clippers have been selected to participate in a questionnaire/interview being conducted by the USA Swimming Club Development Committee. Since 2008, the overall retention rate for USA Swimming athlete members has been 71.4%. During that same period, the retention rate for 13 & Over swimmers has been 87.6% and 58.6% for 12 & Under swimmers. For evaluation purposes, it...

NATIONAL GROUP PRACTICE CHANGE Starting next Wednesday, June 12th, National group will practice from 6:45-8:45AM every Wednesday morning. Afternoon practices will remain the same.