The partnership with USA Swimming is a groundbreaking initiative that seeks to strengthen our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion and increase swim participation and decrease drowning rates in the community. In keeping with USA Swimming’s core objectives: Build the Base – Promote the Sport – Achieve Competitive Success and the Sigma Gamma Rho motto of Greater Service, Greater Progress, these organizations come together to affect change and influence the community of black women and girls.
Alpha Sigma hosts a variety of Swim 1922 informative and interactive events throughout the year.
Our most recent SWIM 1922 event
The Ladies of the Alpha Sigma Chapter of Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc., on August 27, 2022 completed another Swim 1922 Clinic in partnership with USA Swimming!!
Location: Wheeler-Dowe Boys & Girls Club/ 2310 30th Street, Indpls,IN
Time: 10AM-2PM..All ages are welcome.
Prizes, giveaways, and school supplies were given to each participant!
Activities included Run Jump Throw, activity tables and swimming lessons.
Sigma Gamma Rho
Meet Olympian Soror Maritza Correia McClendon
2004 Olympic Silver Medalist
The first black female to make an Olympic Swim Team and Medal!!!
We were so excited and proud to be cheering on our very own soror that competed in the Olympics in Tokyo!