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

2019 Bobby Lewis Award Winners Announced at Solstice Meet

Congratulations to Laurence Lemiale and Mike Boyle, winners of the 2019 Bobby Lewis Award. This spirit award is given for things like inspiring others...

By Mark Walters

Polar Bear Plunge Fundraiser in January

The Chesapeake Climate Action Network (CCAN), a regional climate organization, is asking masters swimmers to participate in its Polar Bear Plunge fundraiser this January....

By Mark Walters

Winter Workout Registration Now Open

Registration for winter workouts is now open at both pools. Go to the buttons halfway down the web page ( to register. 2020 USMS...

By Mark Walters

1. We WILL swim Sunday at QO 2. 2019 Bobby Lewis Award

1. Our Thanksgiving break at QO will end a day earlier than previously announced. We will swim this Sunday morning, December 1st. 2. The...

By Mark Walters

1. QO break 2. How to volunteer for Solstice 3. Upcoming masters meets

1. QO break for Thanksgiving week: QO workouts will be on break for Thanksgiving week. No workouts Monday the 25th through Sunday, December 1....

By Mark Walters

Patriot Masters Sprint Classic Results

Anne Henochowicz, Barbara Mallon, Matt Paushter, Anthony Higgins, Mike Boyle and David Robinson represented GERM at this even at George Mason University in Fairfax,...

By Mark Walters

Maryland Senior Olympics Results

GERM swimmers set a host of new team and meet records at the Maryland Senior Olympics. Lynne Andrews set new team records in the...

By Mark Walters

Sad news about QO Director of Maintenance Pedro Benitez

Pedro Benitez passed away last weekend. In addition to being outstanding at his job, he served as the unofficial face of QO and greeter....

By Mark Walters

Iron Man North Carolina 70.3

Caren Bancroft 5th of 132 women 45-49, and 68th of 831 women over all.

By Mark Walters

Ft. Ritchie Triathlon, Duathlon, Aqua Bike

Excellent results for GERM swimmers at this event. SPRINT TRI: Greg Nelson and Amy Subar won their age groups in the Sprint Tri. Greg...

By Mark Walters

Upcoming Team Events

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