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Governing Body for Competitive Swimming in the National Capital Area

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PVS Meetings

Board of Directors
Wednesday, December 17, 2014
7:00pm
Online Meeting

Competition Committee
  Monday, January 5, 2015
7:00 pm
Overlee

Officials Committee
November 19, 2014
7:00pm
Online Meeting

Diversity Committee
October 25, 2014
1:00pm
Takoma

House of Delegates
Tuesday May 20, 2014
7:00 pm
Overlee

 


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Attention PVS Athletes

Learn about the new PVS Athletes Committee and Apply to Join the committee


BREAKout! Swim Clinic
December 21, 2014

Information and Registration Form


 
2013-2014 PVS Outstanding Athletes


USA Swimming Diversity Inclusion Award

Congratulations to Rodger McCoy, who was presented with the 2014 USA Swimming Diversity Inclusion Award at the USAS Convention in Jacksonville, FL.


USA Swimming Athlete of the Year

At the USAS Convention in Jacksonville, FL, Katie Ledecky was named the USA Swimming Athlete of the year.

Katie was also awarded the Phillips 66 Performance Award for her world record performance in the 1500m free at the Pan Pacific Championships in Australia.


ASCA Coach of the Year

Bruce Gemmell of Nations Capital Swim Club was selected as the 2014 ASCA Coach of the Year.

The award was presented at the ASCA World Clinic in Jacksonville, FL on September 12, 2014.


USA Swimming 2013-2014 Top Ten Lists

USA Swimming has published the following lists of top times of 2013-2014 from ages 11-18. The PVS swimmers have been highlighted on these lists.

SCY Individual Boys    SCY Individual Girls
SCY Boys Relay (11-14)    SCY Girls Relay (11-14)
SCY Boys Relay (15-18)    SCY Girls Relay (15-18)

LCM Individual Boys    LCM Individual Girls
LCM Boys Relay (11-14)    LCM Girls Relay (11-14)
LCM Boys Relay (15-18)    LCM Girls Relay (15-18)


2014 Eastern Zone LC Championship
Richmond, VA
August 6-9, 2014

Congratulations to the PVS Zone Team for winning the 2014 LC Age Group Championship

Complete Results & Scores
Results by Event


PVS E-Mail Lists

You can sign yourself up for one of the PVS email lists. The Sign-Up Page contains instructions and more information about the lists. There is now a list for everyone.

6/9/12: A PVS Diversity E-Mail List has been created. All are welcome to join.

If you have any questions, please contact Tim Husson.


2015 USA-S Club Excellence Program

Five Potomac Valley teams made the 2015 USA-S Club Excellence List.

Gold - NCAP (#1 overall)
Silver - RMSC
Bronze - MACH, ASA, FISH


PVS Officials News

Schedule of PVS Officials Clinics
(new clinics in January)

PVS Officials Newsletter - December 2014
USA-S Officials Newsletter - July 2014

Link to Background Check Renewal
On-Line Reimbursement Request Form for PVS Officials' Background Check
Reimbursement Request Form for PVS Officials' Background Check

You can now order your own PVS Officials Polo Shirt


USA Swimming Rule Change

This change is effective immediately.
Breaststroke - Timing of Permissible Butterfly Kick After the Start and Turns


2014 Golden Goggles



Congratulations to the PVS award winners at the 2014 Golden Goggles in NYC! Click on the picture to see a larger version.


2015 PVS High School Graduates

Congratulations PVS 2015 High School Seniors who have made their college choices! As the seniors make their decisions, their coaches will report them to the PVS Administrative Office and the list will be periodically updated.


2013-2014 PVS Scholar Athlete Awards

2013-2014 PVS Scholar Athlete List (as of 11/25/14)

If you submitted an application, and your name is not on the list, contact the Program Coordinator.


2016 USA Swimming Olympics Trials
June 26 - July 3, 2016, Omaha, NE

Qualifying Times


USA Swimming 2013-2014 Scholastic All America Team

Congratulations to the Potomac Valley Swimmers named to the USA Swimming 2013-2014 Scholastic All America Team


Website about DC Area Swimming
In recognition of the level of interest in this area in swimming, the Washington Post has a website with a focus on local swimming. It can be reached at reachforthewall.com.

Potomac Valley Swimming Mission Statement

Potomac Valley Swimming (PVS) shall promote swimming and foster equal access for competitive opportunities for the benefit of swimmers of all ages and abilities, in accordance with the standards, rules, regulations, policies and procedures of the Federation Internationanale de Natation (FINA), USA Swimming (USA-S) and PVS and its Articles of Incorporation. The objectives and primary purpose of PVS shall be the education and assurance of instruction and training of individuals to develop and improve their capabilities in the sport of swimming.

Potomac Valley Swimming Vision Statement

Potomac Valley Swimming (PVS), striving to become the preeminent LSC in the country, actively promotes competitive swimming in the National Capital Area. We enable member clubs to offer high-quality programs to a diverse group of athletes with a wide range of ability levels. We involve parent volunteers in all aspects of PVS operations and provide the support necessary to assure the proper conduct of a variety of competitions.

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