The SwimAtlanta Blog

SwimAtlanta's own Amanda Weir on world record breaking relay!!!!

Amanda Weir, a current American record holder in the 100 freestyle (long course meters) at 53.02, was the freestyle leg of the 400 Medely Relay at Duel in the Pool, in Mancester, UK.  Swimming the lead leg of backstroke was Margaret Hoelzer, Jessica Hardy swam breaststroke, Dana Vollmer swam butterfly and Amanda was the anchor swimming freestyle.  Check this out for more World, American and US Open records!  CONGRATULATIONS AMAND

January License Plate Drawing Winner

Congratulations to the Villhauer Family of the Sugarloaf location for winning the $100 License Plate/Car Magnet Drawing for January.  To enter the drawing and have a chance to win, pick up a SwimAtlanta license plate or car magnet to place on your car and show support for SwimAtlanta.  Then, email us at, to enter the drawing and have a chance to win $100

Sugarloaf Parking and Swimmer Pick-up

With the recent time change and colder weather upon us, we are experiencing difficulty with swimmers waiting in the entrance corridor for rides as well as parents parking and waiting for their swimmers in front of the entrance rather than parking. 

Senior State Champs - Team Scores

Congrats to SwimAtlanta swimmers for their stellar performance at the 2009 Senior State Champs!  As a team, SwimAtlanta placed 1st with 2,976 points, Marietta Marlins finished second with 1,235.50 points, placing third was Chattahoochee Gold with 1,154 points, Dynamo Swim Club placed 4th with 926.50 points, and rounding at the top five was Aiken-Augusta placing 5th with 841 points.

2008-2009 USA Swimming Scholastic All-Americans

SwimAtlanta is proud to acknowledge our swimmers who have been honored as 2008-2009 USA Swimming Scholastic All-Americans.  This a great accomplishment that can be attributed to success and hard work not only in the pool but also in the classroom.  Congratulations!

Olivia Boggs

Katherine Brandus

Andrew Feeney

Elizabeth Freeman

Will Freeman

Haley Holcombe

Shelby Hoyt

Caroline Kenney

Phillip Link

Eric Madden

Brent Murray

Caroline Pitts

Luke Upchurch

GA Short Course Senior Chamionships FOR NON-SWIMATLANTA SWIMMERS---RESULTS attached

                                      GEORGIA SHORT COURSE SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIPS
                                              DECEMBER 11-13, 2009

SANCTION BY:           Georgia Swimming, Inc., Sanction #GA09-114
                Time Trials Sanction #GA09-115TT


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