Registration is now open for the 2013 Chris Greene Lake cable swims! This year there will be two races (1-mile and 2-mile), held on July 13. Hope to see you there!
The Colonies Zone SCY Championship meet is highly recommended, but the distance events are full. Thankfully, Terrapin Masters has stepped up to host The Backup Plan 1000/1650 Meet at a nearby pool.
VMST is proud to host the 2013 Colonies Zone Long Course Championship on June 22-23. This will be held at a brand new facility in Richmond, VA. Online entries will open at 8am on Saturday Feb 16. Don’t delay, enter early!
Championship meets are an excellent way to motivate yourself in training and to interact with people that you don’t normally see. Three SCY championship meets always seem to get plenty of interest from LMSC members.
VMST is looking for sponsors for the 2013 LCM Colonies Zone Championship meet that will be held in Richmond on June 22-23. This will be a premiere event, held at the Collegiate School Aquatics Center, which houses the pool used for the 2008 US Olympic Trials.
Meet information is now available for the annual VMST David Gregg III Memorial meet.
It isn’t too early to start planning for the 2013 USMS Spring National Championship, which will be held in one of the most famous swimming facilities in the country, the Indiana University Natatorium.
In a postal swim, you compete in a pool of your choosing, and send your results in electronically or by mail. No muss, no fuss, no one to race against but the clock.
Swimmers are converging on historic Ashland, VA, this Saturday to participate in VMST’s inaugural Pickin’ Up Steam Invitational. The psych sheets have been posted; good luck to all swimmers!
Recently USMS has awarded bids received for four national championships.
Although September is often a slow time for meets and OW races, there are still quite a few upcoming events that are within our LMSC (or within driving distance).
Most USMS members will not participate in a pool meet or open water race this year, but there are still a number of non-competitive Fitness Events that can help motivate you. The two most prominent are the Check Off Challenge and the Go The Distance events.