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.
Sixty-three swimmers from our LMSC participated in the Long Course National Championship meet that was held Aug 13-17 in College Park, MD. Our swimmers did great! We have photos too.
Results from the Virginia Senior Games, held on May 12 in Richmond, have been uploaded.
Marie Kelleher established new national records in the 50 and 100 free at the Virginia Senior Games on May 12, 2012. With these swims she becomes the first female USMS member to compete in the 100-104 age group.
The final USMS Top 10 lists have been published for the 2011 SCY season. The season was marked by many great performances by our LMSC: check out the newly-ranked swims, the new records, and our great performance in the Mythical National Championship.
The USMS Summer (long-course) Nationals were just held in Auburn, AL on Aug 3-6. The results have been added to our website; check out highlights, videos and photos from the meet!
Results for the Chris Greene Lake cable swims have been uploaded to the website.
The LMSC records set in the 2010 short-course meters (SCM10) season have been posted.
Results have been posted for the 3000 and 6000 yard postal national championships. Three LMSC members participated, winning several national championship crowns and setting one new national record.
VMST hosted the USMS 2-mile Cable National Championship on July 10 at Chris Greene Lake, Charlottesville, VA. The official results have been added to the website, and the race was featured in an entry of competitor Rob Dumouchel’s blog, RobAquatics.
Virginia Masters wins nationals! VMST took #1 in the combined and women scores in the Local Club category. Click the title for more highlights from SCY Nationals in Atlanta.