Powel Crosley, Jr. YMCA Masters Swimming

Mission: To promote a sense of belonging and achievement through cognitive, social, emotional and physical development in a supportive team program. We use positive relationships as the foundation for learning, teamwork and personal growth to nurture the full potential of every participant.

REGISTER FOR PCY MASTERS by going to the Home page and clicking on Join the Tigersharks. Scroll down to the Masters prompt. Remember to complete BOTH the online information portion and the printed Payment Authorization Form.

Practice Schedule: Please note the temporary change, effective March 26 - April 21

Monday/Wednesday/Friday: 5:15-6:15 am OR 6:15-7:15 am
Saturday: On your own (grab a workout from the office)
Open Masters Workouts are open to any Masters swimmers. They are coach-led and usually include an opportunity to practice off the starting blocks. We conclude these practices by socializing over bagels and coffee.
The next Open Masters Workout will be in May.


Participation in Masters Swim Meets is both fun and challenging. It is also entirely optional. For more information on upcoming meets, click the links below.

PCY Fall Masters Kickoff Meet Results - Sunday, October 22 @ PCY

USMS One Hour e-Postal National Championship

Miami Redfin Mardi Gras Masters Meet - Saturday, Feb. 10 @ Miami University

ME Lyons YMCA St. Patrick's Day Masters Meet - Saturday, March 17 @ ME Lyons YMCA

National YMCA Masters Meet - April 19-22 in Ft. Lauderdale, FL (YMCA of Greater Cincinnati Team information HERE)

Open Water:

Ohio Games Open Water Swims (1.5/3/5 km) - June 3, 2018
Central Ohio Multisport Festival at Alum Creek State Park in Delaware, OH (.25/.5/1/2 miles) - June 9, 2018
Zoom Cowan Lake (3/5 km) - July 1, 2018
Fidler's Pond 3rd Tri & Mile Swim (1 mi) - August 18, 2018
Zoom Hueston Woods in Oxford, OH (3/5 mi) - August 26, 2018
Zoom Alum Creek State Park in Delaware, OH (3/5 km) - September 16, 2018


United States Masters Swimming is an adult aquatic fitness program that helps individuals maintain a healthy lifestyle. While competitions are available, USMS also serves those who swim for fitness or just for fun.

Registration with USMS is quick, easy, online and moderately priced. For $40 each year, you will gain access to the latest information, teaching, workouts and competitions for adult swimmers. You will receive a bi-monthly magazine, SWIMMER, a monthly e-newsletter, an opportunity to build your own blog, photo album and fitness tracker. You may choose to participate in opportunities such as the 1-Hour Swim, the Postal Distance Swim, weekend swim clinics plus local, regional and national USMS swim meets. The USMS website also helps you find local clubs and pools when you travel and weekly workouts online.

To register, click on either of these sites:

USMS (U.S. Masters Swimming)

Ohio LMSC (Ohio Local Masters Swim Committee)

Our team name is PCY


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