Posted May. 14, 2013, 4:59 pm
Samohi swimmers Brendan Casey and Cathy Gomez competed in the 2013 CIF-SS Division II Championships (NFHS) at the Riverside Aquatics Complex in Riverside all day Saturday representing the Vikings and excelling in the the 500 freestyle swim competition. Santa Monica High School Swimming head coach Matthew Flanders said that he was impressed by how much Casey and Gomez have improved throughout the course of the season. "Those two have done a fantastic job for us this season," said Flanders.
Posted Jan. 20, 2013, 9:08 am
Keep those New Year’s resolutions for a healthier and energetic year alive during Active Santa Monica Week, which takes place this Sunday through Jan. 28. The City of Santa Monica initiative sets out to enhance well-being through fitness, recreation, and healthy lifestyles at the Memorial Park Fitness Room and the Santa Monica Swim Center.
Posted Jan. 10, 2013, 7:40 am
Disabled 14-year-old freshman Serafina King qualified to be on the Samohi varsity swim team this week beginning a new chapter in the aquatic life of a paralympic champion who will soon be representing the Vikings in CIF Southern Section Swimming competitions.
Posted Aug. 19, 2012, 11:45 am
Long-distance swimmer Diana Nyad, a sports journalist and regular commentator on KCRW radio in Santa Monica, continues her pursuit of a record swim from Cuba to Florida.