FORT PIERCE — Indian River State College (IRSC) will host the 2021 National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) Swimming and Diving National Championships at the IRSC Anne Wilder Aquatic Complex on the IRSC Main Campus, 3209 Virginia Ave. in Fort Pierce, Wednesday, April 28 through Saturday, May 1. Spectator admission to the event is $7 per session or individuals can purchase an all-session pass for $40. Spectators and guests will be required to wear masks on the pool deck.
The IRSC Swimming and Diving teams look to extend their amazing winning streaks to 47 consecutive men’s national titles and 39 consecutive women’s national titles as college swim teams from across the nation compete at the championship meet.
Teams at the meet will swim in competitions that include the 500 Freestyle, 400 Medley Relay, 200 Freestyle Relay, 1M and 3M Diving. Each day swim preliminaries start at 9:30 a.m. Diving starts at 1 p.m., and all swimming finals begin at 5:30 p.m.
The Swimming and Diving Teams are led by Head Coach Sion Brinn. With 46 consecutive wins, IRSC currently holds title to the longest unbroken U.S. championship winning streak in any sport at the collegiate level. This record includes wins at the 2020 National Championship Swim Meet hosted IRSC last March. At the meet, the IRSC Men’s Team extended their consecutive National Swimming and Diving Championship title count to 46. The women’s team extended their overall title count to 42.