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Diversity & Inclusion


This page is intended to aggregate all information related to Diversity & Inclusion in Potomac Valley. Links, or suggested content are welcome to be sent to the PVS Diversity Chair, Robert Green.


Diversity & Inclusion Newsletter - Winter 2018
Diversity & Inclusion Newsletter - Fall 2017
Diversity & Inclusion Newsletter - Spring 2017
Diversity & Inclusion Newsletter - Winter 2017


2019 Eastern Zone Diversity Select Camp and Summit

The athlete application for the 2019 Eastern Zone Diversity Select Camp is now open! Applications must be received by 5 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time on Friday, April 5th. The application to be on the coaching staff is also open. Camp staff applications must be received by 5 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time on Friday, April 5th.

Each spring, USA Swimming invites 48 athletes from underrepresented populations to participate in a three-day camp program which includes pool training, motivational and education sessions and team-building activities. Selection is based on times swum at USA Swimming sanctioned events.

SITE: University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland.

DATES:June 6-9, 2019. Athletes will arrive on Thursday and depart on Sunday morning.

PURPOSE: Instill a vision of success and inspire athletes from ethnically under-represented populations to become leaders in the sport of swimming.

Athlete Application Link
Assistant Coach Application Link


Diversity and Inclusion
New Name and Expanded Mission

The Potomac Valley Swimming Diversity Committee assists the PVS Diversity Chair in providing opportunities in swimming to underrepresented and economically disadvantaged youth in the communities that make up Potomac Valley Swimming. Recently USA Swimming Diversity Committee changed its name and expanded its purpose helping expand the role of the committees locally and nationally. This change is now reflected in the new mission statement. Click on the link below to view the new mission statement and the expanded role of the committee.

USA Swimming Diversity & Inclusion web page.

Potomac Valley Diversity and Inclusion Policy - Link Here for Athlete and Outreach Scholarships: http://www.pvswim.org/admin/Policy_and_Procedures.pdf pg.3


USA Swimming Diversity & Inclusion Page

Eastern Zone Swimming Diversity & Inclusion Page