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USMS Officials Certification Program

One of the most daunting tasks for meet hosts is to secure officials. A common strategy is to use officials certified by USA Swimming or other swimming organizations, but sometimes that is not sufficient. USMS has now started its own certification program; please see this page for more details. There are currently two certification levels: Stroke […]

David Gregg Meet Report

The David Gregg III Memorial meet was held Feb 4-5 in Richmond. There were 103 swimmers entered in the meet, and lots of fast swimming was in evidence! The results have been uploaded to the USMS database and posted on our website. We have photos, too!

2017 David Gregg Meet Approaches!

VMST’s annual David Gregg III Memorial Meet will be held at the NOVA Aquatics center in Richmond Feb 4-5. Heat sheets are now available!

LCM 2016 Season Wrap-Up

The final Top 10 lists for the 2016 long-course meters season (LCM16) have been published, making this a fine time to highlight some of the many impressive achievements by our LMSC swimmers in those long 50m pools!

VA Beach Fall Meet 2016 Race Information

The psych sheets have been posted for the meet this weekend; check back here next week for results.

It’s Never Too Late To Be Great!

Coach Don Easterling and Suzi Burns, a beginning masters swimmer, talk about her journey to becoming a competitive swimmer. Coach Easterling also shares breaststroke technique tips and ways he helped Suzi get it right.

2016 LMSC Annual Meeting

The 2016 LMSC Annual meeting will be held Nov 6 at 7pm at the home of Jim and Patty Miller. All LMSC members are invited and encouraged to attend; a conference call will be set up for those who cannot physically attend but would like to participate.

SCY 2016 Season Wrap-Up

The final Top 10 lists for the 2016 short-course yards season (SCY16) have been published, making this a fine time to highlight some of the many impressive achievements by our LMSC swimmers in 25 yd pools!

Lake Moomaw Results

Results from Saturday’s swim at Lake Moomaw have been uploaded! We’ve uploaded some photos as well.

Lake Moomaw Race Information

The Heat Sheet for the 1-mile race at Lake Moomaw has been posted.

SCY 2016 Preliminary Top 10 Lists

The preliminary Top 10 listings for the 2016 short-course yards (SCY) season are now available. Please check for inaccuracies and email Mary Beth Windrath with potential corrections BY JULY 31.

July Issue of The Wet Gazette

The July 2016 edition of the LMSC Newsletter, The Wet Gazette, has been uploaded.