Defending Junior Pan Pacific Swimming Championship champions, team USA arrived into the country today.
USA won the overall title in 2010, 2012, 2014 and 2016.
The last time the U.S. didn’t win the overall team title event was in 2007, when they finished 2nd behind Australia.
Team USA arrived today with 40 swimmers and 18 officials.
The 2018 Junior Pan Pacific Games is scheduled to take place from next Wednesday to Saturday at the Aquatic Centre in Laucala.
More than 250 swimmers from 11 countries will be taking part in the championship.