Crowning a Champion 

NCAA Championships

Competitor® is pleased to once again be the official lane line for all NCAA Swimming Championships in Divisions I, II, and III taking place this month. “We take great pride in making sure the NCAA coaches and swimmers have the best lanes by their side at the NCAA Championships,” says Competitor President, Brad Underwood.

Every Competitor lane line is custom-built specifically for each customer, by hand with pride, passion, and expertise. “We are excited to continue to ensure that the host facilities have the best lane lines and flags in the market. Competitor Vice President, Kristen Linehan Omli says, “We take great pride in knowing they receive only the best from Competitor!”

Championship season kicked off with the Division II Men’s and Women’s Swimming and Diving Championships, March 9-12, 2022, at the Greensboro Aquatic Center in Greensboro, North Carolina. “I thoroughly enjoy seeing how the use of our lane lines and flags make the pools look dynamic and knowing how well we partner with the NCAA to make that happen,” says Omli.  “Our team makes sure that every mark is precise and accurate and is truly beautiful to see up close and in person – it makes me proud to be a part of Competitor!”

Up next is the Division III Men’s and Women’s Swim + Dive Championships, March 16-19 at the IUPUI IU Natatorium in Indianapolis, Indiana, followed by the Division I championships at the McAuley Aquatic Center in Atlanta, Georgia. The women compete March 16-19, 2022, while the men’s meet is March 23-26.  

Competitor Gold Medal lane lines have been used in NCAA Swimming Championship Meets for years, including the past four years as part of the official partnership with the NCAA. Since 1968, Competitor has been the international leader in the production of lane lines for competitions around the world. 

As the official lane line for USA Swimming and the NCAA, Competitor has been a part of ten of the past fourteen Olympics.  Molded and assembled in the U.S., using U.S.-made components, Competitor products are durable, easy-to-set-up and store, and are sold through distributors, licensees, and dealers worldwide. The Competitor line also includes store lane reels, pace clocks, backstroke flags.