Make a Splash Tour
Each year, the USA Swimming Foundation embarks on a national awareness tour which visits cities across America to spread the lifesaving message of learn-to-swim. This year marked the ninth year of the Make a Splash Tour presented by Phillips 66, which has visited more than 40 cities nationwide.
The 2017 Make a Splash Tour visited:
- Houston, Texas on May 12 and 13
- Los Angeles, California on May 24
- New Orleans, Louisiana on June 8
- Miami and Fort Lauderdale, Florida on June 12
Olympians and USA Swimming Foundation Ambassadors Cullen Jones, Missy Franklin, Rowdy Gaines, and Simone Manuel headlined this year's Tour.
To see the interviews, read the stories, and learn more about past Make a Splash Tours, check out the USA Swimming Foundation's media coverage of the 2017 Tour, 2016 Tour, 2015 Tour, 2014 Tour, and 2013 Tour.