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John Shrum Memorial Cable Swim Recap

Three national records fall at the John Shrum Memorial Cable Swim at Chris Greene Lake.

John Shrum Cable Swims: 2016 Race Information

The psych sheets are up for the 2016 John Shrum Memorial 1- and 2-mile cable swims! Check the online race information for additional information.

June Issue of The Wet Gazette

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

Why We Swim

USMS just posted a pretty cool video entitled “Why We Swim.” Check it out!

May Issue of The Wet Gazette

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

Summer Open Water Opportunities

The weather is warming up, and that means open water swimming! We have a full slate of nearby events for you to scratch that OW swimming itch. Go to our Upcoming Events page and type “OW” in the search box to see all the options.

Championship Swimming

April may bring spring showers, but it also brought some very fast swimming from our LMSC! There were 141 members who participated in either the Colonies Zone Championship meet in Fairfax, VA (Apr 8-10) or in the USMS National Championship in Greensboro, NC (Apr 28-May 1). Results and photos for both events have been posted to our website.

Inaugural Club Tribe Masters Classic: Meet Recap

On Saturday, March 19, 2016, Club Tribe Masters Swimming (1693) hosted the Inaugural Club Tribe Masters Classic, welcoming 76 swimmers from 15 clubs to the College of William & Mary in Williamsburg.

SCM 2015 Season Wrap-Up

The final Top 10 lists for the 2015 short-course meters season (SCM15) have been published, making this a fine time to highlight some of the many impressive achievements by our LMSC swimmers in 25m pools!

David Gregg Meet Information

We have lots of new information: Sunday heat sheets, an updated timeline, and (unofficial) results from Saturday.

Regional or Local Club? A Proposal to the LMSC

In the January newsletter, there was a proposal to change VMST from a Local to a Regional Club, allowing other LMSC clubs to compete under the VMST umbrella in out-of-state meets. The newsletter article is reprinted here to ensure a wide distribution.

December Issue of The Wet Gazette

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