Currently offering workouts for USMS-registered, adult swimmers at the Quince Orchard Swim and Tennis Club and the Germantown Indoor Swim Center (GISC).

To contact us with questions, please e-mail Mark Walters ( ) or call (301) 785-0093, or you can message us through our Facebook page.

To join our team, use the United States Masters Swimming button below and look for Germantown Maryland Masters under "Potomac Valley," not "Maryland."

Team News

Quince Orchard workouts suspended

GERM workouts at Quince Orchard Swim and Tennis Club will be suspended until at least March 30th. We'll be in touch by email on...

By Mark Walters

Friday March 13 Will Be Last GISC Workout Until Further Notice

The County is closing all aquatic sites effective Monday, March 16th, due to the coronavirus. The closing will last at least 10 days. So...

By Mark Walters

GERM Swimmers Set 2 Meet and 24 Team Records In Winning Albatross Open

Team scores are posted on the website. Everyone who competed contributed points toward our wins in the men's, women's, and combined divisions. Thanks for...

By Mark Walters

GERM Wins Albtross Open!

Congratulations, team, on winning the Albatross Open again last Saturday. Here are the top three teams in each category. We'll have individual results to...

By Mark Walters

1. QO Spring Workouts Start Sunday 2. MCSL Coaching Opportunity

1. QO Spring Workout Session The short winter session ends Saturday, and we begin our 3-month spring session on Sunday, March 1. It will...

By Mark Walters

Five GERM swimmers make 2019 FINA World Masters Top Ten

Five GERM swimmers have made the 2019 FINA World Top Ten. Anthony Higgins posted the 6th fastest time in the world in both the...

By Mark Walters

2019 SCM National Top Ten Relays Include 31 GERM Swimmers

Here are the 18 GERM relays (31 total swimmers) who made SCM national top ten times in 2019, and one LCM relay of note:...

By Mark Walters

2019 National Top Ten for Short Course (meters) Is Out and 16 GERM Swimmers Made the List in Individual Events

There could still be changes, but here are the GERM swimmers named on USMS's preliminary list of national top ten times. (We also had...

By Mark Walters

GERM relay All Americans in long course 800m fee

Long Course National Top Ten is out for 2019. While GERM had no individuals qualify, we had a #1 800m free relay team. The...

By Mark Walters

Registration Now Open for Spring QO Workouts (March 1-May 31)

We are now ready to begin our planned rotation of quarterly workout sessions, all lasting 3 months and all costing the same amount. Registration...

By Mark Walters

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