NAC Alumni Interview with Lindsay McIlvain

  1) You swam at NAC in the early-mid 2000s. Can you tell us a little bit about your career/background at NAC? My family moved to the Nashville area from California in July 2000 and I graduated from Brentwood High in 2005. My parents ultimately chose theNAC program and I was very glad! The success [...]

By | 2017-12-27T13:09:04+00:00 December 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

NAC Athletes Collect Medals at National, International Competitions

  The holiday season has seen NAC athletes with incredible performances both here at home in Tennessee and abroad! NAC took seven athletes to the 2017 Speedo Winter Junior Championships in Knoxville, TN December 6-9, 2017.  Overall, the NAC women's team of Julia Jane Eskew, Lauren Hurt, Ella Nelson, Allie Raab, Alex Walsh, and Gretchen [...]

By | 2017-12-14T14:27:21+00:00 December 14th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

NAC Alumni Interview: Chris Kellam

1) You swam for NAC back in the 90s. Can you tell us a little bit about your background/career at NAC? *My love of and bond with the swimming culture started with NAC.  I started when I was 5 or 6.  I took swim lessons and started at the local YMCA because my parents owned [...]

By | 2017-09-13T15:05:27+00:00 September 13th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

3 NAC Athletes Selected for National Teams

Congratulations to Meaghan Raab and Alex Walsh, who were selected as members of the 2017-2018 USA Swimming National Team.  The National Team is made up of 115 athletes, and are selected if they are one of the fastest 6 athletes in the country in an Olympic Event. Both Meaghan and Alex were selected as a [...]

By | 2017-09-07T14:30:55+00:00 September 7th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Meaghan Raab Wins 2 National Championships at US Open

Five NAC athletes traveled to Long Island, New York for the 2017 US Open Championships, which took place August 1 - August 6, 2017.  Highlighted by finals swims by Allie Raab, Meaghan Raab, and Gretchen Walsh, NAC had a strong showing.  The full roster also consisted of Tim Raab and Mary Cayten Brakefield. Meaghan Raab [...]

By | 2017-08-16T14:45:03+00:00 August 16th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

NAC Captures 2017 Southeastern Long Course Championship

This past weekend 87 NAC athletes traveled to Huntsville, Alabama to compete in the 2017 Long Course Southeastern Championships. It was a total team effort from beginning to end. The parents pulled together a loud and proud cheering group throughout the weekend and the athletes pulled together to come home with a team title. We [...]

By | 2017-07-27T14:05:35+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

NAC Alumni Interview with Bailey Flynn

When did you start swimming for NAC? I started swimming for NAC when I was 5 years old. My family had just moved here from California, and my mom wanted us to meet other kids. A family friend recommended us to NAC and we have been swimming here ever since!   You're back in Nashville [...]

By | 2017-07-15T08:16:05+00:00 July 15th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

NAC Athletes Shine at World Championship Trials

Five members of the Nashville Aquatic Club travelled to Indianapolis, Indiana for the 2017 World Championship Trials and US Nationals.  The event, which took place at the historic IUPUI Natatorium June 27-July 1 saw incredibly fast swimming throughout the duration of the event as members of USA Swimming's elite competed for spots on the Long [...]

By | 2017-07-06T17:58:09+00:00 July 6th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments