Riverside Named as National Development Center

May 29, 2013, 3 p.m. (ET)

USA Synchro Partners With The City of Riverside
For National Developmental Training Center


INDIANAPOLIS- USA Synchro has announced a partnership with the City of Riverside, Calif., to create a National Developmental Training Center.

“We are very excited to partner with the City of Riverside," USA Synchro Executive Director Julie Fabsik-Swarts said. "Athletes from across the country will be spending two months each summer learning from the best as they develop on the road to the Rio Olympics and the 2016 Games. The Riverside Sports Commission, the City of Riverside, Cal Baptist University and various other institutions were critical in bringing our athletes to California. We thank them for their hard work in supporting the youth of the synchronized swimming community.”

The U.S. Junior National Team will train at the Riverside Aquatics Complex from June 9 to July 31. The U.S. 13-15 Age Group National Team will train from July 1-31.

“Riverside is going to be a great place for our Junior and 13-15 Age Group National Teams to train this summer and prepare for the UANA Pan American Championships,” USA Synchro High Performance Director Myriam Glez said. “The city and its partners have worked very hard to provide us with the best training conditions.”

The Riverside Aquatics Complex will host the eSynchro Age Group Synchronized Swimming Championships from June 21-29.