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USA Swimming in SA
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- USA Swimming announced recently that San Antonio has been awarded two of the sport’s top domestic meets in 2015 -- the Phillips 66 National Championships and Speedo Junior National Championships.
San Antonio’s Northside Swim Center is slated to host both competitions. Completed in July 2013, the facility features a 50-meter, Olympic-size outdoor pool and 25-meter diving and warmup pool.
A key meet in preparation for the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games, the 2015 Phillips 66 National Championships is scheduled for Aug. 4-8. This meet will feature the nation’s top swimmers, including USA Swimming National Team members and Olympic medalists.
The 2015 Speedo Junior National Championships, which will feature the nation’s top up-and-coming swimmers, will take place Aug. 10-14. Athletes ages 14 through 18 compete annually at Speedo Junior Nationals.
Northside Swim Center recently hosted the 2013 AAU Diving National Championships and is scheduled to host a number of high-level swim meets, including the 2014 USA Swimming Southern Zone Age Group Championships and the 2015 U.S. Masters Swimming Spring Nationals.
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