We are the Local Masters Swim Committee (LMSC) for the State of Arizona under U.S. Masters Swimming. We are an organized swimming program for adults that promotes health and fitness to its members. Thank you for visiting our site.
The At-Large Board Member election votes have been tabulated. The LMSC cordially welcomes Liz Hobbs, a newly elected member of the board! Katy James, Paul Smith and Susan Dawson-Cook have been re-elected to serve for another term. Thanks to Lauren Robinson and Lisa Lantz for running and for their interest. We welcome them to attend meetings and share their input […]
Come swim with us at the most fun Masters meet in the country! We will be racing, dancing, making friends, laughing, and partying on Saturday, January 16, 2016 at the “Las Vegas Masters SCY Meet in partnership with Sin City Shootout”. There will be music, costumes, prizes, and surprises. Teams such as The Olympic Club, […]
U.S. Masters Swimming is hosting an Adult Learn to Swim Instructor Certification course on February, 20 2016 in Phoenix. It will include a classroom and pool component. Click here for more information.
The USMS Coaches Committee recognizes coaches who are building our membership in communities throughout the country. SaddleBrooke Masters coach Doug Springer was one of the 2015 Kerry O’Brien Coaches Award recipients. Congratulations, Doug!
84-year-old Don Baker, who resides in AZ and summers in La Jolla, CA, teamed up with his Old Men and the Sea teammates to swim the Catalina Channel. The group of six men set a new record for being the oldest relay team to swim the channel, finishing the 21 mile swim in 12 hours, 15 minutes and 23 […]
The Spring Nationals were broken into two groups; Jim Stites coached the under 65 and Doug Springer coached the 65+ age groups. The older group had 14 swimmers; 5 women and 9 men. This allowed us to have only 5 relays. This group did account for 529 points. Our team’s total 1116.5 points resulted in […]
Many Arizona swimmers earned All American status on relays in that past year. Click here to see the list or here to order an All American patch.
The meet flyer for the 2015 SC State Championships April 10-12 is now online! Sign up now and join your fellow Arizona swimmers for a spectacular weekend of racing and camaraderie. Darian Townsend, 3 time Olympian, World Champion, 8 time NCAA champion and World Record Holder will also be holding a clinic on freestyle techniques, starts and […]
Interested in learning how to teach adult swimming? Already teaching, but want to boost your credentials? Enroll now in this Phoenix workshop on March 15 taught by Mel Goldstein. Some partial or full scholarships may be available through the Arizona LMSC.
We jut finished up our short course meters season with the Ron Johnson Invitational at ASU’s Mona Plummer Aquatic Center. 6 world records were set by 4 fanatastic swimmers; Darian Townsend, Jeff Commings, Brent Creager and Cesar Cielo. Lots of state records were set, Saddlebrook Masters won the overall title and a really good time […]
United States Masters (USMS) is a national organization that provides swim practices, competitions, and clinics for adults 18 and over, USMS is open to all swimmers (fitness, triatheletes, competitive and non-compteitive) who want to improve their fitness and swimming techniques.
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