Betsy Durrant

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Final SCM 2011 Top Ten Lists

The final Top Ten listings for the 2011 Short-Course Meters (SCM) season have been published, and as usual the swimmers in our LMSC performed extremely well!

David Gregg Meet Results Posted

Results for the 2012 VMST David Gregg III Memorial Meet  have been uploaded.

Recent Results

A few LMSC members have traveled out of state to post some impressive results in some recent meets.

Season Wrap-Up for LCM 2011

The final USMS Top 10 lists have been published for the 2011 LCM season, which ran Oct 1, 2010 – Sept 30, 2011. The season was marked by many great performances by our LMSC.

Results from Nationals

Thirty-one members of the LMSC traveled to Mesa, AZ to participate in the 2011 USMS Spring National Championship to post some great swims! The results have been uploaded to the website.

Ransom Award Call for Nominations

The Ransom J. Arthur Award, named for Captain Ransom J. Arthur, M.D., the founder of Masters Swimming, is presented annually to the person who has done the most to further the objectives of Masters swimming programs. Nominations are due to Sally Dillon, Chair of the USMS Recognition & Awards Committee, by March 15, 2011.

Web Workouts

SWIMMER magazine has a nice web workout by Cokie Lepinski. And Betsy Durrant’s long-running thread, Betsy’s 1 Hr Workouts, is also updated frequently.

Top Ten Longevity

A number of swimmers have achieved over 100 Top Ten swims while swimming as a member of our LMSC. Barbara Zaremski, Betsy Durrant and Lisa Bennett deserve special recognition for their incredible perseverance.

Resources for Meet Hosts

Are you considering hosting a meet? The LMSC Board has collected some resources to help you.

January issue of Wet Gazette available

The first issue of 2011 has been uploaded! Get the latest news and meet info, as well as articles by Betsy Durrant (“Breathing and Stremlining”), Lisa Bennett (“Notes from the Registrar”), and Meghan Satterstrom (“500-yd Freestyle”).


The Sept/Oct issue of SWIMMER magazine looks especially good this month.

Spotlight on LMSC Members

Masters swimmers in the news: newspaper articles about Miriam Tuovila; record-setting VMST relay featured on Swimming World website.