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Nearly 40 local athletes spent this past weekend in Fishers, Indiana competing for Club Olympia Swim Team in the FAST Santa Claus Classic hosted by the Fishers Area Swim Team. Fifteen teams from Illinois, Missouri, Michigan, Ohio and Indiana gathered at the Fishers High School Aquatic Center for the pre-holiday meet which annually attracts some of the best swimming talent from around the Midwest. By the close of the three day event, Club Olympia had secured fourth place overall, outscoring several much larger teams, despite the fact that many of...

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With nearly 25 of its club swimmers currently competing for their area high school swim teams, Club Olympia entered the 2022 Jingle Bell Classic Swim Meet at Center Grove High School with 35 age group swimmers. These 14&U athletes performed well enough throughout the three-day event to capture third place overall against 15, mostly much larger, teams from Indiana, Illinois and Ohio. Three swimmers, Vivan Shah (8), Camila Mejia Murguia (10) and Connelly Furnish (13) won the high point awards in the 8&U Boys, 10&U Girls, and 13-14 Girls divisions...

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Nearly 50 Club Olympia swimmers spent this past weekend at the IU Natatorium competing in the Carmel Swim Club Fall Frenzy. This annual invitational attracts top teams from Indiana, Ohio, Kentucky, and Wisconsin. Club Olympia ended the weekend in sixth place, the second best team from Indiana behind the much larger host team, Carmel Swim Club. Club Olympia once again achieved outstanding results with its 12&U age group swimmers. Leading the way was Shreyan Kulkarni (10) who placed top 3 in all seven of his events including 1st in the...

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Over 40 Club Olympia swimmers traveled south of the Ohio River to compete this past weekend in the Jack Thompson Classic at the Mary T. Meagher Aquatic Center in Louisville, Kentucky, hosted by Lakeside Swim Team, one of the premier swim clubs in the United States. This annual competition features some of the best swimmers from Louisville’s top swim clubs and is a unique 2.5 day meet in which athletes can compete in more than twice the number of events of typical meets, which also more than doubles the distance...

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Three Club Olympia Swimmers qualified and were invited to be a part of Team Indiana as it competed for the 2022 Central Zones 14&U Championship this past weekend in Elkhart, Indiana. This annual championship meet takes the best swimmers from the state to form Team Indiana which competes against teams representing Ohio, Michigan, Missouri, Pennsylvania, Arkansas, and Oklahoma. At the close of the four day event, Team Indiana had claimed first place with 4,783 points, outdistancing 2nd place Team Ohio (3829.5 points), and 3rd place Team Michigan (3223.5). Club Olympia’s...

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This past weekend, with many of its State qualifiers off or competing elsewhere, 34 Club Olympia swimmers competed in the 2022 Indiana Swimming Long Course CE Divisional Meet in Franklin, Indiana. Given only three sites held Divisional Meets in Indiana this year, the CE Divisional, with a record 714 athletes, was one of the most competitive Divisional Championships ever held. Club Olympia swimmers established over 80 personal best event times while claiming five Gold Medal first place finishes and 30 total individual event top eight podium finishes. Club Olympia’s relay...

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Twelve Club Olympia Age Group Level Swimmers competed this past weekend in the 2022 Indiana Swimming Age Group State Championships at the Indiana University Natatorium on the campus of IUPUI in Indianapolis. Club Olympia boys and girls combined placed 17th overall in the team competition which was won by the Carmel Swim Club and followed by clubs from Fishers, South Bend, and Fort Wayne in the top four. Club Olympia’s boys team took 8th overall with the 10U boys placing an impressive 3rd , one point out of 2nd, behind...

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Eleven Club Olympia swimmers competed in the 2022 Indiana Swimming Senior State Championships this past weekend. The meet, comprised of over 1000 of the state’s top senior swimmers (typically high school and college age) who met difficult qualifying time standards was held on the campus of Indiana University at the Counsilman Billingsley Aquatic Center. Club Olympia men and women combined for a 16th place finish out of 60 club teams from around Indiana. The Club Olympia lady swimmers finished an impressive 14th among the state’s women’s teams. Much larger teams...

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This past weekend, Columbus’ Club Olympia joined several of Greater Indianapolis’ larger swim clubs to compete in the Summer Spectacular Invitational at the historic Riviera Club near the campus of Butler University. The four day event combined one night of distance events, one night of sprint events followed by two mid-distance events, and two days of traditional invitational events in the unique 50M pool laid out in the middle of the Riviera’s recreational pool which is enjoyed by club members and their families during the competition. Club Olympia’s 40 swimmers...

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During the month of June, several Club Olympia swimmers have spent time participating with Indiana Swimming in clinics and training camps and competing in Central Zones meets for Team Indiana. This past week, thirteen current and one former “unattached” Club Olympia swimmer traveled to Pleasant Prairie, Wisconsin to compete as members of Team Indiana at the 2022 Central Zone Open Water Championships. Two weeks ago select Club Olympia athletes competed as members of Team Indiana in the Central Zones Multi-Cultural Swim meet in Evansville, Indiana while other Club Olympia swimmers...