Welcome to the Wisconsin Masters Swim Committee (WMSC) Official Website
WMSC is the Wisconsin LMSC of United States Masters Swimming,
one of 52 LMSCs geographically distributed in the USA

Press the Join button at right to register or renew on-line with USMS, as a Wisconsin LMSC swimmer
or ... download, print, complete and mail the current
registration form.  If you wish to register a
club, please register
with USMS as a Workout Group of WMAC and not as a separate club.


..................................... Upcoming Local Pool Meets & Events .....................................

9/30-10/4/2015 - USAS Annual Convention, Kansas City (Convention Information)

11/1/2015-12/31/2015 - Wisconsin Water Warriors Fitness Swimming Postal
                    Swim all the yards that you can during the consecutive 14-days of your choice,
                    between Nov 1st and Dec 31st.  Entry information to be posted soon.
                    Hint: On one of your selected days, swim the 3000 or 6000 yard USMS e-postal.

12/5/2015 - West Bend West HS Short Course Meters Meet
                   This is the only Wisconsin Meet run in a 25 meter pool (SCM=Short Course Meters)
                   Entries open November 1st.

Please see the USMS Calendar of Events for Open Water, ePostal Swims and National Championships.

*...*...*...*...* Wisconsin Masters News & Announcements *...*...*...*...*

9/19/2015 - WMSC Annual Meeting at YMCA @ Pabst Farms, noon
The WMSC annual meeting was attended by 10 individuals.  The meeting
                      minutes will be posted as soon as available.  The 2015-2016 Meet Schedule
                      will be posted soon.  Water Warriors will be conducted in Nov & Dec.  The
                      only SCM meet will be held at West Bend on December 5th, 2015

9/12/2015 - 2015 Senior Olympics at Shorewood High School VHE Pool
( Results )  Sixty five swimmers enjoyed the meet.  Thirty-eight were
                         in the masters division and 27 in the novice division.  Results for the
                         masters swimmers are on the USMS website event rankings section.

8/15/2015 - 2015 MOWS Open Water Swim was held on 8/15/2015
The MOWS event has a permanent website which the MOWS Committee
                      refers to for all inquiries.  Please see http://www.swimmows.org/w/ and
                      note that results are on the Past Events webpage.

7/18/2015 - Amy Belle Lake Swim at Camp Minikani
                        With regret, the swim has been cancelled and there are no plans
                        to hold the event in the future.  The event had run every year for
                        21 years.   Thanks to Eric Jernberg and helpers for a great event.

6/20/2015 - 2015 LCM State Champs at Schroeder
TNinety-five swimmers enjoyed the meet.  Two World Masters Records were set
                      by a team of Illinois swimmers in the 4 x 100 Medley and 4 x 100 Freestyle relays.
                      Results are found on this website, the registration website and on
                      Meet Mobile for smartphones.

6/20/2015 - 2015 USMS 9+ Mile OW National Championship at
                     Morse Reservoir, Noblesville, Ind.
Three WMAC swimmers competed in the USMS 15K National Championship.
                      Congrats to James Biles, Melodee Nugent and Jerry Lourigan who swam the event.
                      Preliminary results:  James Biles, 4th overall, 1st place in his age group
                      Complete results will be on the USMS website soon.

06/13/2015 - Badger State Games SCY at Wausau, WI
Six WMAC swimmers attended the Badger State Games SCY event.  Masters heats
                       were swum between heats of the BSG Age Group meet on Sunday, 6/14/2015.
                       (Please Note: The pool has not been measured by USMS Rules.  Times cannot not be reported
 USMS for Top Ten or Records consideration unless the pool is measured.)

5/7-5/10/2015 - 2015 YMCA Masters Nationals at Sarasota (Florida) YMCA
Seventeen WMAC swimmers representing four different YMCA's enjoyed
                      the warm Sarasota climate for this four day meet.  Pictures and an
                      article are in the June-July Newsletter
                     (Please see Events & Results tab for the Results)

4/23-4/26/2015 - 2015 U.S. Masters Swimming Nationals at San Antonio, TX
Forty-four WMAC swimmers traveled to San Antonio for the four day meet.
                     Please see the June-July Newsletter for highlights and pictures.
                    (Please see Events & Results tab for the Results)

4/11/2015 - 2015 SCY Meet at Baraboo Jack Young Middle School
The meet was enjoyed by 30 swimmers.
                     (Please see Events & Results tab for the Results)

34/1-4/30/2015 - April is Adult Learn-To-Swim Month
( Wisconsin Proclamation ) A Wisconsin Proclamation was obtained
                     from the Governor's Office in alignment with the USMS efforts
                     to obtain proclamations from all states.

3/28-29/2015 - 2015 SCY State Champs at Schroeder
The meet was enjoyed by 170 swimmers. A new USMS Record was set in 
                     the Men's 50-54 200 Backstroke by Jim Tuscher of Illinois Masters.
                     (Please see Events & Results tab for the Results)

3/8/2015 - 2015 SCY Meet at Whitefish Bay High School
                         The meet was enjoyed by 100 swimmers.  Thanks to the WFB Masters
                         for the great treats ... snacks and cookies.
                         (Please see Events & Results tab for the Results)

2/14/2015 - 2015 SCY Meet at Monona Grove High School
                         The meet was enjoyed by 91 swimmers.
                         (Please see Events & Results tab for the Results)

1/25/2015 - 2015 SCY Meet at Oshkosh YMCA, 20th Ave Branch
                          Forty swimmers enjoyed the meet.  Kudos to Melinda and the Oshkosh Swim Club
                         (Please see Events & Results tab for the Results)

1/11/2015 - 2015 SCY Meet at YMCA @ Pabst Farms (Oconomowoc)
                      ( RESULTS ) Eighty-three swimmers enjoyed the meet.

1/15/2015 - Water Warriors Fitness Event (11/2014-12/2014)
Water Warriors entry form was due by 1/15/2015
                            Results will be posted in the next Newsletter (Feb 1st)
                            Prizes are awarded at the State Meet, Mar 28-29 at Schroeder

12/06/2014 - 2014 SCM State Meet at West Bend West High School
                          ( Results
                    It was an unseasonably warm day, and no snow, when 90 swimmers attended
                    the SCM meet.  Eleven new Wisconsin SCM Relay Records were set at the meet
                    as were 33 new Wisconsin SCM Individual Records.  Please see the
                    Records & Top Ten Tab for the new Wisconsin SCM records.

11/10/2014 Hotel for 2015 USMS Spring Nats
The hotel for the Wisconsin swimmers planning to attend the USMS Spring Nationals
                    in San Antonio (Apr 23-26) and other USMS Nationals information is published in the
                    recent e-mail from Trina ( See e-mail ).

09/27/2014 - Wisconsin LMSC Annual Meeting
At the meeting, the meet schedule was approved for 2014-2015.  Please see
                    the Events & Results tab for the new meet schedule.  All meets will again use
                    on-line entries via the Club Assistant meet entries service provider.

09/17-9/21/2014 - United States Aquatics Sports Convention
Seven Wisconsin Masters members attended the USAS/U.S. Masters Swimming
                Convention in Jacksonville, FL.  The complete results from Convention are summarized
                in the Press Release of September 20th on the USMS website.  Dave Clark (Whitefish Bay Masters) was honored
                as a recipient of the Kerry O'brien Coaching Award.

09/13/2014 - Wisconsin Senior Olympics at Shorewood VHE Pool (SCY)
                   This event is for the age 50+ swimmers.  It is a qualifying event
                  for the 2015 National Senior Games. ( RESULTS )

08/16/2014 - 20th Annual Madison Open Water Swim
( See MOWS website for Results link )

07/19/2014 - 20th Annual Lake Amy Belle Swim at YMCA Camp Minikani
(This swim is on a quiet, spring-fed, inland lake that prohibits motors.
The event is not sanctioned or recognized by USMS.  It is a good first event
for swimmers new to open water, but is an enjoyable swim for all who attend.
( Results for WMAC Swimmers )

06/22/2014 - Badger State Games SCY at Wausau, WI
(Please Note: The pool has not been measured by USMS Rules.
                       ( Times cannot not be reported to
 USMS for
                       ( Top Ten or Records consideration until the pool is measured.)

06/21/2014 - Wisconsin LCM State Champs at Schroeder (Saturday)
                       ( RESULTS in publication order ) ( New LCM Individual Records )

                       New Relay Records
                       200 Free Relay Women 120-159                                2:25.61
                             Kelly Wynns, Meghan LaPoint, 
Angela Hansen, Lindsey Gerszewski
800 Free Relay Men 280-319                                   16:17.44
Fred Salzmann, Alex MacGillis, Stephen Justinger, Dick Pitman