Top moments from 2015

The state of Florida is fortunate to be the training ground and home of numerous great swimmers, coaches, and teams. Year after year we see great moments happen on the local state and national level. As we’re gearing up for an Olympic year, 2015 has seen some phenomenal moments. While many other incredible things happened, we’ve narrowed them down to our top 15.

This list will update as we count them down. Check back often.

1. Gator Men Three-peat as SEC Champs

Florida-Gators -SEC Champs


2. Junior Nats East! Bolles men win, Gator Swim Club girls dominate, Pine Crest, Azura, and other teams fare well!


3. New head coach Brent Arckey leads SYS to a national championship.

SYS wins YNats

4. NCAA Titles won by Swimmers from Florida: Caeleb Dressel, Joseph Schooling, and Ryan Murphy

Caeleb Dressel - NCAA Title

5. Numerous Swimmers from Florida Medal at the XVII Pan American Games

6. Bobby Finke winning the Junior Nationals Open Water 5k

Bobby Finke

7. Swim Fort Lauderdale Masters Defends National Championship

Swim Fort Lauderdale

8. The High School State Championships – Plus the Mythical Winners!

High school state champs

9. Florida has well over 100 Olympic Trial Qualifiers as of August 2015

Olympic Trial Qualifiers

10. Florida Swimmers Rooney, Katz Take Medals On Final Day Of FINA World Junior Championships

Austin Katz World Juniors

11. Dan Wallace Wins Gold; Ryan Lochte Silver at XVI World Championships

Dan Wallace

12. Bolles School Alum Joseph Schooling Makes History at XVI World Championships

Joseph Schooling

13. National Age Group Records: Florida swimmers have 4 fastest of all time


14. 128 New Records Set by Florida Gold Coast

Florida Gold Coast Records


15. 136 New Florida Swimming Records Set this Year

Multiple swim records set in 2015