Pacific Update

Week of April 16, 2018   
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In this issue you will find information on upcoming pool events, open water swims, clinics, as well as other information of interest to the local adult swimming community.
The next issue of the Update will appear on April 30. The deadline for submissions scheduled to run in the next Update is April 20.
Stay fit,
The Pacific Masters Swimming Committee
Pacific Masters Spring Awards   
A poolside celebration for outstanding Pacific Masters swimmers and coaches was held during the Pacific Masters SCY Championship meet in Moraga. The Laura Val Swimmer of the Year Award was won by Laureen Welting for women and Andrew McPherson for men. The top three swimmers in each age group were also recognized. Please visit this link for their names.

Coach of the Year went to Mike Lynch of Peninsula Community Center Masters. 
Pacific Masters Monthly Meeting
Wednesday, April 18

The next monthly meeting will be a conference call beginning at 7:00 p.m. If you wish to join the call, please contact Chris Ottati, Administrator for instructions. All members are encouraged to attend.

Spring Lake Open Water Swim
May 19

The first open water race of the season will be held at Spring Lake Park in Santa Rosa on May 19. This is a one mile swim and a 500 meter swim. Registration is now available.

Bay Area Senior Games
Sunday, May 20

The Rinconda Pool in Palo Alto is the site for this year's Bay Area Senior Games. Swimmers age 50 and over are encouraged to attend. Information and Registration

36th DAM Lake Berryessa Swim
Saturday, June 2

Davis Aquatic Masters will again host the 1-mile and 2-mile open water races. Whether it's your 1st or 36th time attending this swim, be ready to enjoy a wonderful day of swimming and great food! Information and Registration
Upcoming Summer Events 
Long Course and Open Water Events
Long Course Swimming:  
Keelhauler Time Trial, Vallejo, June 17 
Pac Masters Summer Championships, Moraga, June 29-July 1 
PanAm Masters Championship, Orlando, July 28-August 4  
End of Summer Splash, Woodland, August 11 

Pacific Masters Open Water Swims 
Spring Lake, Santa Rosa, May 19 
Lake Berryessa, June 2 
Lake Del Valle, Livermore, June 9-10 
Santa Cruz, July 28-29
Donner Lake, August 11  

Other Open Water Races:
Trans-Tahoe Relay, July 21
Tiburon Mile, August 19
Maui Channel Swim, Sept. 2  
Who Are Your Coaches? 
Please Complete Our Survey 
There is still time to give Pacific Masters Swimming information about  your coach or coaches here. We appreciate the information.
Check Out the New USMS Website

The debut of the newly revamped USMS website is here. Wow! It is really interactive and informative. Enjoy it here.

Disclaimer: Receipt of this correspondence is not an indication that your membership in USMS or Pacific Masters Swimming is current. To check if your membership is current, please follow [this link ].