The USA Swimming Foundation
Saving Lives and Building Champions - in the pool and in life.
 As the philanthropic arm of USA Swimming, the USA Swimming Foundation works to strengthen the sport from grassroots to gold medals.
Keep an Open Heart this Valentine's Day

In honor of Valentine's Day, Olympian and Swim Foundation Ambassador, Cullen Jones, opens his heart to share what he loves most in the pool, and in life. He shares why swimming still holds such a special place in his heart, and the details for his wedding this spring. Click here to check it out!

Simone Manuel: An Olympic Gold Medalist's Story

Simone Manuel made history in Rio as the first African American to win an individual swimming gold medal. She is committed to helping as many children as possible to learn to swim. Simone took time out of her busy training and studying schedule to create a video for the  USA Swimming Foundation to help spread awareness of the importance of learning to swim.
Simone Manuel and the USA Swimming Foundation

Join Simone in the effort to help children learn to swim, regardless of their ability to pay. Donate to the USA Swimming Foundation today!

2017 Performance Camp - Dates Announced

Don't miss your chance to spend a weekend on the campus of the U.S. Olympic Training Center where you can sleep, eat, and train like a member of the national team.

Youth Performance Camp  
(ages 12-18)
September 1-4, 2017
U.S. Olympic Training Center
Colorado Springs, CO

Adult Performance Camp  
(ages 19+)
October 6-8, 2017
U.S. Olympic Training Center
Colorado Springs, CO

*Price does not include transportation. A portion of all registration fees will be a tax-deducible 
donation to the USA Swimming Foundation.

Train at the world-class Aquatic Center at the Olympic Training Center, which includes a 50m x 25m pool equipped with every conceivable training aid.

Eat, train, and hangout with Performance Camp special guests and coaches.

Receive individualized underwater filming and stroke analysis, including a DVD copy to keep.

Find out what it's really like to be behind the blocks at the Olympic Games from past and present Olympic swimming champions.

Bring home a bag packed with SWAG you won't find anywhere else.

Learn about dryland and stroke technique led by experts on the USA Swimming and United States Olympic Committee staff.

Dine in the Olympic Training Center Athlete Dining Hall - a world leader in performance based nutrition.

Take a VIP tour of the Olympic Training  Center and get a behind-the-scenes look at of one of the most elite training environments in the world.

...and so much more! Details for the camps are still coming together. To sign up for the Performance Camp mailing list please send an email and indicate whether you are interested in the Youth or Adult camp! Registration will open in April and we'll keep you informed on the latest developments!

Check out our promo videos for the camps:
Youth Performance Camp 2017
Youth Performance Camp 2017
Adult Performance Camp 2017
Adult Performance Camp 2017

Featured Philanthropists:
Alex and Olga Blavatnik

Alex and Olga Blavatnik  have been long-time supporters and serve as members of the Foundation's Trustee Council. Aside from generous financial gifts, the Blavatniks donate vacation adventures, unique experiences, and signed memorabilia to the Golden Goggle Silent Auction. Thank you Alex and Olga for supporting the USA Swimming Foundation in so many different ways and for serving as advocates and ambassadors for the Make a Splash initiative and U.S. National Team support. You are truly helping us to save lives and build champions - in the pool and in life!
Arena Pro Swim Series - Austin Recap
The competitive swimming season of 2017 is already underway. Check out the video below of the final heat in the Mens 100 Backstroke from the first  Arena Pro Swim Series of the year, held in Austin, TX. The next Arena Pro Swim Series will be held in Indianapolis, March 2-4, 2017.

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