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Orinda Aquatics 2020 Banquet and Awards Ceremony

Orinda Aquatics recently celebrated it's 25th Anniversary with a virtual banquet and recognition. Please find below the resources associated with this great event. Orinda Aquatics continues to pursue the highest levels of both performance and culture and sincerely thanks all those that have made the past 25 years an incredible experience.

Letter to the team and alumni, from the founders

Orinda Aquatics Memory Book and historical review

Zoom Banquet

2020 Season Video

Awards Ceremony PowerPoint Presentation



2018-2019 Recap


 OA Hosts the 2019 Long Course Far Western Championships

Orinda Aquatics wins the 2019 Long Course Western Zone Senior Championships in Clovis CA (47 swimmers attended)

OA Finishes Sixth at the 2019 Long Course Far western Championships  

2019 OA Banquet Handbook (created by Catja McDonald) 

2019 Graduating Senior Class

2019 Senior Letters 

2019 National/Development Team

2019 USA Swimming Scholastic All Americans (9)

OA recognized as a Silver Medal Team in the USA Swimming Club Excellence Program (only 100 nationally)

OA finishes as the #2 team in the nation (of 2,000) under 200 members in the USA Swimming Virtual Club Championships

National History

Campolindo Men with North Coast (Coach Ronnie and numerous OA swimmers)

OA Collegiate Team Captains

OA Raises $25,000 for Aquatic Outreach (via matching donation from the Bensadoun family)

Lamorinda Weekly Article on Orinda Aquatics and Collegiate Swimming

Three OA Swimmers Achieve Olympic Trial Standards: Spencer Daily, Harry Flanders, Tony Moore

Coach Donnie closes out his tenure as the ASCA (American Swimming Coaches Association) Board President

Both Donnie and Ronnie to present at the ASCA World Clinic in Dallas - The Art of Team Travel


College Support/Culture