Meets & Events

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Open Water Season Kicks Off

With warmer weather upon us, it is time to think about leaving the confines of the pool behind and venturing out into the open water. There are plenty of open water events within driving distance on our calendar.

SCY Nationals Now Underway!

The 2012 USMS Spring National Championship is now underway! You can look at the real-time results to keep tabs on your friends and teammates, but you can also view the action as it happens via live stream.

2012 Short Course Championship Meets

The 2011-12 Short-Course Yards season ends on June 1, but not before some fast championship meets: Colonies Zone SCY Championship and USMS Spring Nationals. We have 137 members competing in one or both of these meets: wish them luck!

Swim Clinics with Karlyn Pipes-Neilsen

Virginia Beach Parks and Recreation will be hosting three competitive swim clinics taught by world-famous masters swimmer Karlyn Pipes-Neilsen.

Chris Greene and Jack King Open Water Swims

Entry forms for the 2012 Chris Greene Lake Cable Swim and the Jack King Ocean Swim are now available.

USMS Summer Nationals

Entries for the 2012 Marriott USMS Summer National Championships, to be held July 5-8 in Omaha, NE, are now available! You can register online or by mail. The entry deadline is May 31.

Virginia Senior Games

The 34th Annual Virginia Senior Games swim competition will be held on May 12, 2012, in Richmond, VA. The meet is open to Virginia residents who are at least 50 years old; non-residents can also participate. The registration deadline is March 31.

SWIM Fitness Challenge

So you want to be USMS’ biggest loser? Give the SWIM Fitness Challenge a try!

David Gregg Meet Photos

Some photos from the VMST Richmond meet (Feb 11-12) have been uploaded to our Flickr account.

Dreaming of Spring 2012

Two new meets have been uploaded to the Upcoming Events page: the WAVA Dreaming of Spring and the SPIRE Masters Winter Classic meets.

Spring Zones and Nationals

Links to entry forms for the two spring championship meets — Colonies Zone and USMS Nationals — are now available.

New Meet Entry Forms

Entry forms have been posted recently for two meets that may interest our members, even though they occur outside of our LMSC: the Frank Clark Masters Open (Greensboro, NC) and the Albatross Open (Bethesda, MD).