Fun Fitness Fellowship
Information about the Pacific Masters LMSC has been moved. This new page will have more information about the LMSC and club information.
USMS LCM Championships
The USMS Summer National Championships will be held at the SPIRE Aquatic Center, Geneva Ohio on 6-9 August. The meet entry deadline is 6 July 2015.
Pacific Masters LCM Championships
At the request of the meet organizers, the 2015 Pacific Masters Long Course Meter Championshihps have been move to dates a week later the priviously scheduled. The Championships will now be July 24 - 26.
Short Course Top Ten
The 2014-2015 Pacific Masters Short Course Yards Top Ten has been posted. Congratulation to all the swimmers who have a Top Ten time. Thanks to Charlene O'Brien, the PacMasters Administrator, who puts together the Top Ten. (if there are any errors, please report them to Charlene).
Aldo da Rosa
Aldo da Rosa, long time Pacific Masters swimmers and honoree of the International Masters Swimming Hall of Fame passed away on 8 June 2015. Aldo broke 99 national swimming records, 3 world records, he still hold work records in the 200 M IM and the 200M breaststroke.
Aldo was the guiding hand behind the 1650 Butterfly that is swum every year at the Rinconada Masters spring meet. Carol MacPherson, coach of Rinconada said the "Aldo he was
one of your super swimmers and held all the records in his age 70 + in all the distances."
Jim Shaw, the meet director of the Rinconada meet said that "He had an outstanding swimmers duel with Ray Taft and they traded National records. Aldo was best in the breaststroke and very good in the IM. He had a real knack in living up to the title of "Brazilian Con Man" and always managed to have several women in his workout lane."
Lake Del Valle
Open Water Festival
June 13 -14
This year, the Lake Del ValleOpen Water Festival event will start on Saturday with a 5K/10K. The swims will run at the same time. You have to pre-register for the 10K and be able to meet the 3 ½ hour cut off time to swim the event. On Sunday, the 1 mile and the 2.5K will be held. If you’re new to open water swimming, try the 1 mile swim. It’s run first. For a good workout, do both. Plenty of parking. A good place to bring the kids: they have a roped off swimming area. Post event snacks provided
A new page devoted just to open water swimming is now up. OpenWaterPacific.org is just about open water swimming and Pacific Masters open water swims.