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What's New in the LMSC: April 2011
April issue of Wet Gazette available
The April 2011 Newsletter
has been uploaded
! Get the latest news and meet info, a report on the new
USMS Members Reward Program
, details (and pictures) of the RCA
Dive into Spring
Meet, and Lisa Bennett's touching tribute to Dorothy Kaufmann.
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Freestyle Clinic in Virginia Beach
, who has broken over 200 world records and is a four-time World Masters Swimmer of the Year, is hosting two sessions of the
Aquatic Edge Faster Freestyle Clinic
in Virginia Beach on June 11 and 12.
Welcome to the Open Water
Open water season is almost upon us! Interested in
taking the plunge
for the first time?
has posted a
of wetsuits specifically designed for open water swimming.
Steven Munatones did some research to compare the performances of men and women in open water swimming. In most cases, women
do very well indeed
against their counterparts.
Register now for these Open Water events in Virginia
Peluso OW Race Series
#1, with 1-, 2- and 4-km swims in the James River
Jim McDonnell Lake Swims
and OW Clinic, with 1- and 2-mile swims in Lake Audubon
, Virginia Beach:
Jack King 1-mile Ocean Swim
Chris Greene Lake
1- and 2-mile cable swims
First-Ever Positive Drug Test for Masters Swimmer
Famed United States Masters Swimming's (USMS) own
has recently tested positive for performance enhancing drugs.
Read the full sordid story!
One Hour Postal
Dive Into Spring
How does exercise keep you young?
Dr. Gabe Mirkin recently addressed the question of “
How Exercise Keeps You Young (and Prolongs Your Life)
Rankings and Records
2010 Short-Course Meters (SCM10) FINA
, and a
new web page
devoted specifically to FINA Top Ten listings of our members
Top Ten List
, and related honors (All-Americans, All-Stars)
Mythical National Championship
. How did our LMSC do?
Summary of the
set in SCM10
2011 Colonies Zone LCM Championship
2011 Colonies Zone Long Course Meters (LCM) championship
will be held at Middlebury College (VT) on
June 24-26, 2011
Arizona OW Swim
(swimmers and coaches)
Jim McDonnell Lake Swims and Clinic
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