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Mark Walters

Greg Nelson joined the "4500 Club" at SwimFest Luray and was on the podium for all 3 events! 750 - 2nd Age Group, 15th Overall 1500 - 2nd Age Group, 14th Overall 2250 - 1st Age Group, 12th Overall Congratulations, Greg.

Mark Walters

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Mark Walters

Apparently GERM swimmers and recent alums are dying to compete again if you go by the turnout at Ft. Ritchie Swim Fest. Debbie Gilgore and Maggie Bartlett each finished first in their age group, Debbie in the 1500 and Maggie in the 750. Others with top-five age group finishes include Mark Young, tri coach and participant Greg Nelson, Bryan Rivera (2nd over all), Nick Celenza, David Ruf, Daniel Quevedo, Johanna Schneider, and David Robinson. Chuck Potter, Andy Joseph, Mikala Shremshock, Anne Henochowicz, Michelle Martin, Dao Zhou, Susan Lynch, and Tony...

Mark Walters

Here is the morning schedule at Darnestown: Sundays 8:30-9:30 am Mondays 5:30-6:30 am and 6:30-7:30 am Wednesdays 5:30-6:30 am and 6:30-7:30 am Fridays 5:30-6:30 am and 6:30-7:30 am Here is the evening schedule at Quince Orchard: Tuesdays 8:00-9:00 pm (7:30-8:30 in August) Thursdays 8:00-9:00 pm (7:30-8:30 in August) Here two Saturday workouts at Quince Orchard: Sat. June 19 8:30-9:30 am Sat. July 10 8:30-9:30 am Here are two Saturday workouts at Darnestown Sat. June 26 8:30-9:30 am Sat. July 17 8:30-9:30 am This schedule is now posted on the website...

Mark Walters

When buying your swim gear, if you link to the GERM team store on www.swimoutlet.com , the team will receive 8% of all sales. It doesn't matter if you buy team branded gear; if you search for the team store first, anything purchased on their entire website gets credited to the team (goggles, paddles, fins, etc.) To link to the team store: 1. Go to www.swimoutlet.com 2. Click on the TEAMS tab 3. Click on Find Your Team Store 4. Enter GERMANTOWN MASTERS at the bottom of the page 5....

Mark Walters

You can find the preliminary results by clicking here. If there is an issue with times, please contact Mike Boyle at Mike.Boyle.verizon.net and he will get the corrections to the meet organizers. GERM did very well with 9 first place relays, 2 seconds, and a third. Thanks to Mike for organizing this and timing, Todd for timing, Sam Tarter (participant spreadsheet), and Kempsey Clark (arranging the relay teams), for their time and effort. Mike will be receiving the awards soon, and giving them to Todd for distribution at QO workouts....

Mark Walters

It was easier to make world top ten in 2020 since all competition ceased some time in March. So we had a record number of world top tens: two individuals, and five relays. Let me know if I missed any individual swims. I got all the relays. The three relays that finished third or higher, and Jeanne's individual swims, were almost certain to hold up as world top tens for the entire year if COVID hadn't interrupted the season. INDIVIDUALS: Jeanne Lappin: 1st in 50 and 100m fly, and 200m...