|IST is awarded Bronze Medal Status|| |
Dec 19, 2012
The Issaquah Swim Team
has earned the status of Bronze Medal level in USA Swimming's Club
Excellence program for 2013. IST has achieved medal status
for eight consecutive years (2006-2013).
The USA Swimming Club Excellence Program is a voluntary program that identifies and recognizes USA Swimming clubs for their commitment to performance excellence. This program strives to meet the following objectives:
· Promote the development of strong, well-rounded age group and senior swimming programs that produce elite 18 & under athletes
· Provide recognition and resources to motivate and assist member clubs to strive for the highest ideals of athlete performance.
This program’s goal is to embrace leadership and excellence in up to 200 of USA Swimming’s member clubs. The program provides grant funding and recognizes the club development system as integral to achieving excellence in the sport.