U.S. Masters Swimming (USMS) exists to promote fitness and health in adults by offering and supporting Masters Swimming programs. USMS was founded in 1970 and currently has more than 52,000 members nationwide. It supports and encourages competition, and more than half of its members are fitness swimmers who do not compete. Prospective members and clubs join the USMS organization through their Local Masters Swim Committee (LMSC).
Minnesota Masters(LMSC) Swimming Committee promotes swimming throughout our region as part of a healthy lifestyle for adults of all swimming experience levels, from novice to expert. We have a wide range of programs for all adult swimmers (fitness, triathlete, competitive) that provide organized workouts, technique instruction and skills development, opportunities for pool or open water competition, as well as opportunities for community involvement.Our region consists of Minnesota & the western Wisconsin counties of St. Croix, Dunn & Pierce.We relish the camaraderie of fellow swimmers as we support each other in striving to reach our personal goals.
Minnesota LMSC is one of 52 LMSC's across the United States, that carry out the national organization's mission. In 2012 our LMSC had 25+ Clubs and 1,049 registered members.
Currently, our LMSC has 28 organized Clubs/Workout-Groups and over 820 individuals have current memberships for 2013.
Your officers are your primary contacts into the USMS. For additional information, contact the officers below:
Officers and Contacts for 2013:
Want to get involved? Contact any of the above officers to see how you can help.
Scheduled Board Meetings:
June TBD, 6:30pm Old Commerce Building, Bloomington Agenda soon...
Previous Board Meetings/Minutes:
May 8, 2013 6:30pm Old Commerce Building, Bloomington Minutes soon...
April 10, 2013 6:30pm Virtual Board Meeting. Apr. 20, 2013 Minutes soon...
March 20, 2013 6:30pm Old Commerce Building, Bloomington - Mar. 20, 2013 Minutes
February 13, 2013 6:30pm Old Commerce Building, Bloomington Feb. 13, 2013 Minutes
January 15, 2013 Virtual Board Meeting Jan. 15, 2013 Minutes
December 12, 2012 6PM @Katy V's House - Dec. 12, 2012 Minutes
November 14, 2012 6PM Old Commerce Building, Bloomington Nov. 14, 2012 Minutes
October 13, 2012 First Annual Awards Banquet & Annual Meeting Wrap-Up/Minutes
October 9, 2012 6PM Old Commerce Building, Bloomington October 9, 2012 Minutes
September. 11, 2012 6PM Old Commerce Building, Bloomington Sept.11, 2012 Minutes
August 14, 2012 6PM Old Commerce Building, Bloomington August 14, 2012 Minutes
July 17, 2012 @Mike A's House after Lake Nokomis OWS July 17, 2012 Minutes
June 19, 2012 6PM Old Commerce Building, Bloomington June 19, 2012 Minutes
March 12, 2012 6PM Old Commerce Building, Bloomington March 12, 2012 Minutes
February 15, 2012 6PM Old Commerce Building, Bloomington Feb 15, 2012 Minutes
January 10, 2012 6PM Old Commerce Building, Bloomington Jan 10, 2012 Minutes
December 4, 2011 Annual Meeting @UofMinn,Mpls Annual Meeting Minutes
November 8, 2011 Virtual Board Meeting. Nov 8 2011 Minutes
October 18, 2011 6PM Old Commerce Building Oct 18 2011 Minutes
September 6, 2011 Virtual Board Meeting Sept 6 2011 Minutes
July 19, 2011 7PM Virtual Board Meeting July 19 2011 Minutes
June 28, 2011 6PM Old Commerce Building, Bloomington June 28, 2011 Minutes
May 17, 2011 6PM Old Commerce Building, Bloomington May 17, 2011 Minutes
March 15, 2011 6PM Old Commerce Building, Bloomington March 15 2011 Minutes
February 15, 2011 6PM at Woodbury Library Feb 15 2011 Minutes
January 18, 2011 6PM Woodbury Library: Jan 18 2011 Minutes
Swim Event Sanction Information:
Email Karen Zemlin for additional information on Sanction Requests