Friday evening SKWIM & water polo begins at Mt. Lebo’s High School pool

See the invite at https://waterpolo.cloh.org/2018/09/24/mt-lebo-hosting-water-polo-and-skwim-for-kids-and-adults/.

Interview about water safety and SKWIM

Opening of site, SKWIM.us, with a set of quizzes on aquatic safety.

water safety quiz
Take a water safety quiz.

Calling water polo players for high school and middle school teams for fall 2018 season. New site, https://waterpolo.CLOH.org.


Saturday Swim School does not happen in the summer, but planning for 2018-19 is happening. If you’d like to schedule activities, let’s do that now. Email, Mark@Rauterkus.com.

Presentation with slides and audio from Napa, California.

At the swim pool in Napa.
Check out the presentation at Pacific Swim Coaches Clinic about game-play, water polo and SKWIM for swim teams.

This is how we march in Pittsburgh!

Photo shows D and D, two of our swimmers at Camp King’s Summer Dreamers in Swim & Water Polo. They’re entering the water at Citiparks Sue Murray Pool on the Northside as buddies, each kicking it in their yellow SKWIM fins.

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA, is a sports town with wonderful rivers and pools.

We are an ambitious community in terms of building knowledge, wellness and ourselves. Recreation happens here. The simple winning formula from Coach Mark includes showing up and then scoring more points.

Private: Jobs

Youngsters and veteran coaches can work with us with paid and volunteer positions, especially in the summer months.

In the spring of 2018, a number of new coaches are needed for summer programs.

Fill out this application, (a Google Form, that only goes to Coach Mark).



Triumph Time Try-Outs, a bonding experience in the swim pool with both adults and youngsters.

Young people learn to walk, talk and hopefully read and pray at home with the help of their guardians, siblings, parents and other close family members. Swimming can receive the same treatment. Let’s teach our kids to swim while in a team setting. Triumph Time Try Outs are opportunities to problem solve with both kids …

FINA Convention

It’s not just about medals When FINA is mentioned, most people envisage the FINA World Cup and FINA World Championships. It is sometimes forgotten that FINA – as the International Governing Body of the Aquatics industry – also provides invaluable information and support to those involved in the sport. Over the last 3 days, the …