News

Jessica Seaton

USMS is providing several resources to USMS clubs and individuals at this time. Information on swimming and the corona virus can be found here. It does explain that chlorine kills the virus, but that there are other issues around a pool. Furthermore, USMS is offering suggested swimming focused dryland workout suggestions here. I have some further suggestions: Here is a good all around workout that can be done with toilet paper rolls: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fKRRFpagtvM Walking, hiking, and biking are all fun outdoor activities. Since it’s been raining so much, many of...

Juliet Suess

Hello, lovelies, I know it's been one week, but I miss Sunday morning practice. I miss yoga-time warm up. I miss watching the water polo scrimmages. But most of all, I miss the comaraderie of before practice and after: the hugs, the love, the chit-chat. So, I want to recreate all that love on a Sunday coffee (or tea or cocoa) Zoom during practice time on Sunday. YOU (yes, you, all of you wonderful humans, swimmers and polo players, all WH2O masters) ARE INVITED: https://harvardwestlake.zoom.us/j/667977606?pwd=UGZDWVNZbmIzV2YxS2dXUGo5Y2tSdz09 SUNDAY 9:30-11 ZOOM PRACTICE. Password:...

Irene Wong

Dear Team, USMS has officially decided to cancel Spring Nationals. Please see the below statement regarding their decision. " U.S. Masters Swimming has canceled the 2020 USMS Spring National Championship and suspended all education courses through at least April 30 and strongly recommends all Local Masters Swimming Committees (LMSCs) suspend all of their sanctioned competitions until at least April 30 because of COVID-19 concerns, the organization announced Friday. The decision to cancel Spring Nationals, which was scheduled for April 23–26 in San Antonio, was made jointly by USMS and the...