How far can you swim in one hour? If you are looking for somewhere to swim the USMS 1-hour ePostal National Championship,
the South City YMCA is offering two dates (January 27 and February 3)
in conjunction with their SwimStrong benefit for a minimum donation of
$30. See their information here. Use the USMS split form and enter the USMS event online after
your swim. The USMS entry fee is $7. You can do the 1-hour swim in any
25 yard or longer pool January 1st - February 28th provided you have
someone to count your laps (record splits) with stopwatch or electronic timing.
24, 2018 FRAY Adult Swim Meet, Four Rivers YMCA, Washington, MO,
information coming soon after recognition applied for (times will not
count for national records since manual timing is used, but times will
be submitted for Top Ten consideration and Ozark records).
7-8, 2018 Ozark LMSC Championship, Marquette H.S., Chesterfield, MO
Online entry Paper entry and meet information
June 9, 2018 USMS Sprint Distance Open
Water National Championship (1-Mile) and non-championship 5K,
Little Grassy Lake, Makanda, IL (near Carbondale), hosted by Saluki
Masters Swim Club (registered SLAM workout group). Backup date of June
10 if conditions unsafe on June 9.
Website, Online entry Deadline to enter is May 26, 2018
14, 2018 Ed and Ruth Shea LCM Challenge Classic, Carbondale, IL
Election of Ozark LMSC Officers
On October 29, 2017, the Ozark LMSC Board elected the following
officers for two year terms commencing November 1, 2017.
Congratulations to our new officers and thank you for your service to
the Ozark LMSC.
Barkley - Chair, Bruce Hopson - Vice-Chair,
John Pohlmann - Secretary,
Katrina Pon - Treasurer
Ozark LMSC Officers on the CONTACT
U.S. Masters Swimming Convention reports from our Ozark Delegates
to Maryanne Barkley, recipient of the 2017 Dorothy Donnelly U.S.
Masters Swimming Service Award.
from Ozark Sponsored Events
4, 2017 Ozark LMSC Short Course Meters Championship,
Edwardsville, IL. Results
- Congratulations to our Ozark LMSC
record-setters, Laurie Smith (2), Jeffrey Enge (5), Paul Yemm
(1), Seth Johnson (1), Steven Hancock (2), Stephen Smith (1), Douglas
Miller (1) and our three 280+ relays that set records in the Men's 400
Medley and Mixed 400 and 800 Free relays.
15, 2017 - Ed and Ruth Shea Challenge Classic LCM meet, Carbondale,
IL Click for Results, Challenge Event Results, Records Set.
18, 2017 - Swim the Sun - Open Water event at Sunnen Lake, Potosi, MO.
Results now available HERE,
from previous Ozark events
- see the Competition
National and International Meets
May 10-13, 2018 - USMS Spring Nationals, Indianapolis, IN
July 28-August 5,
2018 - UANA Pan American Championship, Orlando, FL
USMS Spring Nationals, Mesa, AZ
August 7-11, 2019
USMS Summer Nationals, Mission Viejo, CA
TIME TO RENEW YOUR USMS MEMBERSHIP FOR 2018 beginning November 1, 2017.
Your membership for 2017 expires December 31, 2017 no matter
you initially registered. Your 2018 Membership will expire
31, 2018. IT'S EASY TO JOIN or RENEW your USMS
membership ONLINE and
you can print out a copy of your
membership card immediately and later whenever you need one.
can even save a copy of your card on your computer for later use. Save
local Ozark LMSC money by printing your own card and DO NOT check the
box that says "Also send me a card in the mail".
you are eligible for discount, (senior 75 or older or full-time student
25 or younger), DO NOT register online. Instead use the 2018 paper
registration form (do not use the 2017
form). Click on Membership for
more information about
discounts and to download a paper registration form.
more information about joining or renewing your membership in United
States Masters Swimming, including the breakdown of cost, clubs to
join, etc., click on the Membership
side of this page.