As the National Governing Body for the sport of swimming in the United
States, USA Swimming is a 400,000-member service organization that
promotes the culture of swimming by creating opportunities for swimmers
and coaches of all backgrounds to participate and advance in the sport
through clubs, events and education.
Membership is comprised of swimmers from the age group level to the Olympic Team, as well as coaches and volunteers. USA Swimming is responsible for selecting and training teams for international competition including the Olympic Games, and strives to serve the sport through its core objectives: Build the base, Promote the sport, Achieve competitive success.