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Governing Body for Competitive Swimming in the National Capital Area

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PVS Meetings

Board of Directors
Monday, November 17, 2014

Competition Committee
September 27, 2014
University of Maryland

Officials Committee
October 15, 2014

Diversity Committee
October 25, 2014

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


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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.

PVS Top Times Lists

The PVS 2013-2014 Top Times Lists (LCM) have been updated. Remember that the lists are based on the swimmer's age at the time of the swim, not their current age. These lists will be used in September to generate the USA Swimming Top Ten Lists, so please report any errors to the PVS Times Officer.

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.

PVS Diversity Event - October 25-26, 2014

PVS athletes, coaches, and parents are invited to a PVS-sponsored diversity event on October 25-26, 2014. The flyer describes the events that will include an officials clinic, Diversity Committee meeting, athlete clinic and coach roundtable breakfast. The featured guest will be Coach Sergio Lopez. Links for registration for the various activities are included in the flyer.

PVS Officials News

Schedule of PVS Officials Clinics

PVS Officials Newsletter - September 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

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

Qualifying Times

2013-2014 PVS Scholar Athlete Awards

Instructions & Application for the 2013-2014 PVS Scholar Athlete Awards. Note that all applications must be submitted online. The application deadline is October 15, 2014.

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

2014 PVS High School Graduates

Congratulations PVS 2014 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.

PVS Diversity Committee News

Application to Join the PVS Diversity Committee
January 2014 PVS Diversity Newsletter
Black Heritage Swim Meet (Travel Meet)

New PVS Athlete Representatives

Congratulations to our new PVS Athlete Representatives, Murphy Freal, Trey McKula, and Karina Kolb! You can contact them at athrep@pvswim.org

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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