USA Swimming Mourns Passing of Director Chuck Wielgus After Long Fight With Cancer

Chuck Wielgus back in the days when he was picking up early day tips. Photo: courtesy of USA Swimming

Chuck Wielgus, USA Swimming’s Executive Director for almost 20 years, passed away today in Colorado Springs. Wielgus died of complications from colon cancer, which was first diagnosed in 2006. He was 67.

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Chuck Wielgus, USA Swimming’s Executive Director for almost 20 years, passed away today in Colorado Springs. Wielgus died of complications from colon cancer, which was first diagnosed in 2006. He was 67.

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