Alumni Summer Social 2013
Alumni had the opportunity to be inspired at the U.S. Open Championships in Irvine, CA, where four-time Olympic medalist John Naber hosted our third alumni social of the year on Saturday, August 3rd.
With alums Jeff Farrell, Brian Roney, Rada Owen, John Mykkanen, Jeffrey Kostoff and Rodney Strachan in attendance, it was one of our most intimate and meaningful socials with alums sharing their swim experiences and lots of laughs.
2012 Alumni Social Reviews
Federal Way, WA - March 24
This National Team Alumni social at the Men's NCAA's in Federal Way was our best-yet-ever with alums, donors, parents and officials all gathering for our second event of the year. Some notable attendees were Gary Hall, Jr., Nathan Adrian, Margaret Hoelzer, Aaron Piersol, Tom Malchow, Ricki Berens, Megan Jendrick, Josh Davis, Rowdy Gaines and many others. Our featured athlete guest, Kathleen Hersey and USA Swimming National Team Director Frank Busch made an awesome pair, sharing stories and insights about the team and the upcoming Team Trials and Olympics. USA Swimming Foundation secretary, Ron Van Pool represented the Foundation and shared with the crowd great information about the Foundation, our mission and ways to get involved. It was a great mix of people and we are planning on continuing our socials beyond 2012. Next up is the U.S. National Team Alumni Reunion taking place in Omaha, NE from June 29 - July 2, 2012!
Auburn, AL - March 17
Our first alumni social of 2012 kicked off on St. Patty's Day at The Hotel at Auburn University! With our special guest for the evening, USA Swimming National Team Director Frank Busch taking center stage, Frank wowed the crowd with insider info about the upcoming U.S. Olympic Team Trials - Swimming and the London Olympics. Bill Maxson, USA Swimming Foundation Board Chair, provided an update on the happenings within the Foundation and shared upcoming Foundation related events with the group.