Eastern Zone web site
Welcome To Metropolitan Swimming Inc.
Mission:  Metropolitan Swimming shall promote, develop and improve competitive swimming through education, support and opportunities for participation to a diverse swimming community.

Vision:  To inspire and provide quality opportunities for our members to achieve excellence in the sport of competitive swimming.

Metropolitan Swimming, Inc. (Metro - MR) is a Local Swim Committee (LSC) member of USA-Swimming. Metro is a non-profit organization whose objectives and primary purpose shall be the education, instruction and training of individuals to develop and improve their capabilities in the sport of swimming. Metro shall promote swimming for the benefit of swimmers of all ages and abilities, in accordance with the standards, rules, regulations, policies and procedures of FINA, USA Swimming, and Metro and its Articles/Certificate of Incorporation.  Read more . . .

January 13, 2015
Looking for Candidates for 2015 Junior Athlete Representative

Info and Application
January 10, 2015
USA Swimming Diversity National Select Camp
May 7-10, 2015 at the US Olympic Training Center
Applications are due February 9
For more info and to apply, please click link to Diversity page on USA-Swimming web site
January 4, 2015
Meet Bid Procedure for the 2015 LC Season
Step 1:  All initial bids are due to the Metro Office by January 15, 2015 (please use link below for bid application form). Bid applications must be filled out completely to be accepted.

Step 2:  By January 22, 2015 the Metro Office will provide the listed Meet Directors from the submitted bids with a tentative LC schedule as well as notify them of any items missing from their initial bids.

Step 3:  Teams will have until February 5, 2015 to adjust / modify bids.

Step 4:  The final LC meet schedule will be posted on the Metro web site by February 12, 2015.

Please Note that the Metro Championship Meets dates for the 2015 LC season are: Senior Mets July 16-19 and Junior Olympics July 24-26.

Teams are reminded that they may not accept any entries for their LC meets until their respective meet has been sanctioned and the meet information has been posted on the Metro Web site Calendar Page.

Bids received after January 15, 2015 will be reviewed by Technical Planning and will only be accepted if Technical Planning and the Board feel it is in the best interest to add meets on weekends where the needs of Metro swimmers have not been met.

Thank you in advance for submitting your bids in a timely fashion and we wish everyone a safe, healthy, and Happy New Year!
Mary Fleckenstein
January 2, 2015
Metro 2014 Club Achievement
Application
January 28, 2015
Metropolitan LSC Class of 2014 Athlete Recognition
When an athlete commits to a college, email name, team, and college to  web.master@metroswimming.org

Nicole CiavarellaPACUniversity of Minnesota MN Caroline PolewayBADDartmouth College NH
Christina PaspalasPACUniversity of Tennessee TN Gunther CassellLIEPenn State University PA
Jessica CrummAGSaint Francis University PA Janel LlewellynAGLock Haven University PA
Taylor StalnakerAGRider University NJ Cassandra WillieTVSCUniversity of Maryland UMBC MD
Molly BrickmanAGUADartmouth College NH Zachary KaplanTVSCBinghamton University NY
Kylie DaninIAUniversity of Maryland UMBC MD Johnny KilduffPACConell University NY
Meaghan McGovernPACUS Military Academy West Point NY Zachary TowersTSUniversity at Buffalo NY
Sarah SchoenfeldTVSCBinghamton University NY Erica SilvermanBGNWColgate University NY
Andrew S nyderRATowson University MD Nikola AndjelicCONDIndiana University IN
Caroline ColeNBSAssumption College MA Taylor LawsonCONDUniversity of Rhode Island RI
Charles McFarlandEASTBucknell University PA David StewartBADUniversity of Notre Dame IN
Donna LAMPATSFairfield University CT Kate BerginRFACLehigh University PA
Samantha WuLGACCarnegie Mellon University PA Luke CowdenTSGeorge Washington University DC
Tessa GarcesGAELTufts University MA Alison McNamaraEASTWilliams College MA
Robby PurvisBGNWDartmouth College NH Amanda RotaBGNW University of Pennsylvania PA
Kimberly RotaBGNWWashington University MO Anthony VargasREDSUNY Maritime College NY
Taylor LotitoLIESacred Heart University CT Olivia CohenLIELafayette College PA
Andre RastegarTVSCJohns Hopkins MD Jennie GosuleTSBinghamton University NY
Connor BrownLIACUniversity of Notre Dame IN Kerry GiovannielloLIACUniversity at Buffalo NY
Delaney HallLIACDartmouth College NH Paige KaplanLIACUniversity of Notre Dame IN
Max WilliardLIACBinghamton University NY Jaclyn PianeseLIACSacred Heart University CT
Carly FeinblattYFDSyracuse University NY John KilduffPACCornell University NY
Kristina BarryEASTWilliams College MA Sarah HodesBADUniversity of Denver CO
Matt DeVitoTSBinghamton University NY Amanda CalabreseEHYStanford University CA
Nickey RussellHYBProvidence College RI Peter LiTVSCCornell University NY
Jessica AranaTSGeorgetown University DC Caroline SullivanBGNWBucknell University PA
Maria DublinBGNWBinghamton University NY Lillian Oyen-UstadNDACBryn Mawr College PA
November 2014
Car Rental Deal for All USA-Swimming Members
USA Swimming is extending its negotiated rental car, van and SUV pricing with National Car Rental and Enterprise Rent-A-Car to all USA Swimming Member Clubs. This discounted rate is valid during USA Swimming sanctioned events, meets, practices or approved social events. Not only does this deal include a very good rental rate, but this negotiated pricing also includes full insurance.
More information
November 2014
Kips Bay Boys and Girls Club Hosted an Outreach Swim Clinic
Sponsored By Arena With Athletes Cammile Adams, Connor Jaeger
and Metro & TVSC Alumnus Tom Luchsinger



Photos Courtesy of Cindi Dayton
November 2014



Safety Training for Swim Coaches: New check list for in water skills

STSC Skills sheet
2015 Metro Silver and Bronze Championships Team Alignments
Alignments will be reviewed after every season


LEAP program description

Web site updates
- IMX Top-25 (1/22)

- SC Top-25 (1/27)

- Calendar (1/26)

- new STSC Skills form (1/24)

- Metro LC Records (1/21)

- Help Wanted (1/14)

- Standards (1/9)

- Bid form LC (1/4)



Meet Directors

All Meet Info
and a full backup of Meet Results must be emailed to:
Monique Grayson

USA Swimming
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