National Select Camp- Boys
Each fall, USA Swimming brings 68 of the top USA Swimming member athletes in the nation for a once-in-a-lifetime camp experience. Swimmers are selected from the SWIMS database of top times. During the camp, these swimmers will learn about post race recovery, drug and supplement rules, psychological training skills, nutrition, race strategy and more.Important: Starting in 2017, we will bring 96 athletes to National Select Camps.
48 male and 48 female athletes shall be selected to participate in each camp. 42 athletes male/female shall be selected following the September 1, 2016 through August 31, 2017 qualifying period based on the SWIMS database. The fastest three eligible athletes in each event will be invited. Doubles will be resolved by placing the athlete in his/her highest HY-tek power point event. 6 additional females and 6 additional males will be selected based on their individual IMX Power Point scores. The 6 highest scoring age 14-15 females, not previously selected for an individual event and the 6 highest scoring age 15-16 males, not previously selected for an individual event, will be invited. Male and female camps will be held separately.
2017 Camp Eligibility:
Qualifying period: September 1, 2016 through August 31, 2017. Only Long Course times will be considered. Male athletes must be age 14 thru 16 during the qualifying period. Female athletes must be age 14 thru 16 during the qualifying period.
NOTE: Athletes who wish to attend the National Select Camp shall be US Citizens and be able to represent the USA in international competitions. Athletes who are on or have been on any National Teams or USA Swimming international trips, including the 2014, 2015 and/or 2016 National Junior team will not be eligible for the National Select Camp. Athletes who previously attended the National Select Camp are also not eligible.For more information click here.