In the newsletter today...

    • Are you feeling brutish?
    • Earn your turkey!
    • Regular Registration for Sprint Meet available through Thursday
    • Minnesota Masters Annual Meeting is November 13
    • Recent Results
    • Minnesota Masters Swim Store now open
    • Fitness Challenges
    • Upcoming events - meets and summer open water competitions


Are you feeling brutish?

Join other swimmers in competing in the hardest events on Sunday November 20 at St. Thomas! 200 fly/400IM/1650 back to back for time! Don’t feel 100% Brute? Do the sprinters light version with a 100fly/200IM/500 free. Open to any USMS swimmer. Click on the link for more details!  This virtual event is sponsored by Davis Aquatics Masters and can be swum any time in November.

Earn your turkey on Thanksgiving morning

We have two opportunities for you to swim on Thanksgiving morning and support a local food shelf.

Minnetonka will host its 9th annual Thanksgiving Day swim on Nov 24 starting at 7 AM at the Minnetonka Aquatics Center at Minnetonka Middle School East. We will be doing 100 swims on the 1:30 - either 50s, 75s or 100s. Preregistration is required and the suggested entry fee is a $20 donation or an equivalent food donation to/for Second Harvest Heartland. 

Riptide will also be hosting a swim starting at 7 AM on Thanksgiving morning supporting 360 Communities at their facility in Apple Valley.  We will be doing 100 swims on 1:30 - 50s, 75s, 100s, or a combination of distances.  Preregistration is also required for this event.

Regular Registration for Sprint Meet available through Thursday

Our annual sprint meet will be held at Minnetonka Middle School East on November 13 - 81 people have signed up already.  Regular registration is available through Thursday and last minut registration is open until 9:30 on the morning of the meet. Use these links for meet information and registration.  When you register for the meet you can also sign up for the annual dinner meeting for yourself and guests.

Minnesota Masters Annual Meeting is November 13

Save the date! The Minnesota Masters Annual Meeting will be held on Sunday, November 13. Food, Fun, and Elections! 

If you are not swimming in the meet, register for the Annual Meeting here.

Recent Results

Get your gear in the new Minnesota Masters Store

Get your new Minnesota Masters gear in our recently opened online store. We've got t-shirts, sweats, hats, and towels to show off your love of masters swimming.

Fitness Challenges

There are a lot of ongoing fitness challenges to help keep you motivated in your swimming.  Some of these are sponsored by USMS, some are not.  Many are to support good causes.  Let us know if you are aware of others to add to the list.

Upcoming events - meets and summer open water competitions

Pool Competitions

    • November 13 - Sprint meet (SCY) hosted by Minnetonka
    • December 11 - Short Course Meters meet at U of MN - registration opens Nov. 14 

About Minnesota Masters Swimming

Minnesota Masters Swimming LMSC is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to a healthy swimming lifestyle for adult swimmers within 87 counties in Minnesota and 3 in Western Wisconsin. It is the local governing body for United States Masters Swimming (USMS).

There are 1,172 registered swimmers in the Minnesota LMSC and over 60,000 nationwide. Anyone 18 years of age or older is eligible to join. No prior competitive swimming experience is necessary.

Minnesota Masters Contacts

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