Arizona Local Masters Swimming Committee

Welcome to the official website

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.


  • Gillies Receives Prestigious Award

    U.S. Masters Swimming honors volunteers whose service stands out in scope and impact with the Dorothy Donnelly Service Award. Recipients of this award have made significant contributions on the local, regional, and national level. The award is named after Dorothy Donnelly, one of USMS’s first super-volunteers. This year, the recipients are: Jacki Allender (Oregon), Diann […]


  • Olympic Trials Schedule

    Want to watch the Olympic Trials this week? Click here to see the television broadcast schedule.


  • Centenarians Set National Records

    Mary Ann Cooper and Fred Klein made a big splash at the Desert View Fitness Center in SaddleBrooke on April 26. Supported by a cheering crowd, Cooper set records in the 50, 100 and 200 backstroke, while Klein set a record in the 50 backstroke. Click here to read the Arizona Daily Star story.


  • Call for Applications to Attend USMS National Convention

    Applications are now being accepted by swimmers interested in attending the September 21-25 USMS National Convention in Atlanta, Georgia as AZ LMSC delegates. Further information on the National Convention is available on the USMS website.  Simply click on the “For Volunteers” tab on the top tool bar, then  on “Convention” tab. The application deadline is May 15, 2016. Applications […]


  • Teams and Clubs Encouraged to Update Information

    Some information on Teams and Clubs is not up-to-date. Coaches, please check the information here. To submit updated information to be listed on this site, please contact the webmaster.


  • Don’t Wait, Sign up Now

    for the State SCY Championships at Phoenix Swim Club on April 2 and 3 – Online Entry is easy!


  • At-Large Board Member Election Results

    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 […]


  • Las Vegas Masters Hosting Meet in January

    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, […]


  • Adult Learn To Swim (ALTS) Instructor Certification course to be held in Phoenix

    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.


  • Doug Springer recipient of 2015 Kerry O’Brien Coaches Award

    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!


  • Don Baker and other 80-Somethings Set New Relay Record for Catalina Channel Swim