EOST Mission Statement

Elite Otters Swim Team is dedicated to providing positive encouragement and opportunity for all swimmers to pursue excellence, while also working to build self- discipline, sportsmanship and integrity.  Our primary focus is teaching proper stroke technique, racing skills and building endurance so our swimmers can compete and excel at ELITE levels.  Coaches believe communication, high expectations, and setting goals are critical components in achieving success in life and in the pool.

ELITE Otters Swim Team is a member of Southern California Swimming and competes in its Eastern Committee, one of six geographic sub-committees within Southern California Swimming.  Southern California Swimming is one of 59 Local Swimming Committees (LSCs) within USA Swimming.  USA Swimming is one of the National Governing Bodies under the United States Olympic Committee.  

Latest News

May 5, 2019

EOST With Huge Drops as Hecht and Otteson Swim to 4 JO Cuts at Cinco de Mayo Meet

ELITE Otters participated in the Palm Springs Cinco de Mayo Swim Meet this past Sunday. Owen Otteson swam to two Junior Olympic cuts in the...

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Apr 17, 2019

EOST Swimmers Meet Gold Medalist, Femke Heemskerk

Femke Heemskerk, the Dutch gold medalist and world champion in the 100 freestyle, was swimming while we were practicing today. She said she’s determined...

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Mar 4, 2019

Ava Otteson Swims to 4 JO Cuts at Eastern Committee Championships

Ava Otteson aged to the 11-12 group in February.  However, that's not stopping her from reaching her Summer JO cut times!  At Otteson's 2nd...

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Mar 3, 2019

3 Swimmers, 163 points & 10 Medals at Eastern Committee Championship Meet in Perris

Elite Otters participated at the Eastern Committee Championship Meet in Perris, California on March 2 & 3. In practice the swimmers have been focusing on...

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Feb 11, 2019

Otteson & Banki 1st and 2nd at IMX Meet in Palm Springs

Owen Otteson received 1st place honors (tying with Owen Forget Star Aquatics) and Istvan Banki received 2nd place at the IMR swim meet held im...

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