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Fun in Maryland: Summer Nationals

Sixty-three swimmers from our LMSC participated in the Long Course National Championship meet that was held Aug 13-17 in College Park, MD. Our swimmers did great! We have photos too.

SCY 2014 Season Wrap-Up

The final Top 10 lists for the 2014 short-course yards season (SCY14) have been published. Find out more!

August Issue of The Wet Gazette

The August 2014 edition of the LMSC Newsletter, The Wet Gazettehas been uploaded.

Lake Moomaw 1-mi Race Results

USMS swimming phenom Shirley Loftus-Charley, 62, of Afton, Virginia claimed the overall title and set a new course record in the 2nd annual 1-mile open water swim at Lake Moomaw in Alleghany County, Virginia. Complete results are available with photos to follow.

Lake Moomaw Race Information

The Psych Sheet for the 1-mile race at Lake Moomaw has been posted! Please check out the online registration form and the calendar event entry for more information about the event, including start time and directions.

Coach Certification Scholarship

USMS is holding a Level 1 & 2 coach certification course in McLean on Friday, September 5. To encourage certification and help defray the cost for our members, the Virginia LMSC is offering scholarships to attend the course.

Chris Green Cable Swim Results

On a gorgeous day for open water swimming, 140 athletes gathered on July 12 to participate in one or more cable swims at Chris Greene Lake in Charlottesville, VA. The complete (unofficial) results have been uploaded to the website.

Chris Greene Cable Swims: Race Information

The psych sheets are up for the CGL 1- and 2-mile cable swims! Check back here for any additional information from meet director Dave Holland.

July Issue of The Wet Gazette

The July 2014 edition of the LMSC Newsletter, The Wet Gazettehas been uploaded.

June Issue of The Wet Gazette

The June 2014 edition of the LMSC Newsletter, The Wet Gazettehas been uploaded.

Should I Do Drills?

Feel For The Water, the blog of the SwimSmooth website, published an article, To Drill Or Not To Drill, That Is The Question that examines the value of swimming drills.

Check It Off!

Want to demonstrate your mastery of the competitive strokes but are put off by traveling to a meet and competing directly with others? Then the Check-Off Challenge is for you!