Masters Swim Team
Members of the Chelsea Piers Masters Swim Team participate in weekly workouts led by our staff of experienced coaches who utilize the most current teaching and training techniques. A typical workout ranges from 2,200 - 6,000 yards depending on the speed of the swimmer and the emphasis and make up of the workout - i.e. technique, drills, sprints, strokes, kicking, pace work/endurance freestyle, etc. Open to Sports Center members only.
Weekly Team Practices
|Sports Center Monthly Masters Dues||$50|
|USMS Annual Membership Fee*||$47|
*Members must complete a separate USMS form and submit application and fee as indicated at the bottom of the form. To download the PDF form, click here.
Please call the Fitness Desk at 212.336.6099 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to register. Open to Sports Center members only.
FROM OUT OF TOWN?
Masters Swimmers from out of town are welcome to join a practice at the Sports Center and use the rest of the club for the day pass rate of $50. Please schedule your visit in advance with Josh Fly at email@example.com. Some restrictions may apply.
31st Annual Ground Hog Meet
Westport Weston YMCA, CT Feb. 7, 2016
Valentine's Masters Meet
Long Island University-C.W. Post, Old Brookville, NY Feb. 14, 2016
Nepean Masters Swim Meet
Nepean, Ontario, Canada Feb. 21, 2016
2016 OACM Spring Swim Meet
Salt Lake City, UT Mar. 5, 2016
New England Masters Swimming Champiohips
Harvard University, Boston, MA Mar. 18 - 20, 2016
Ontario Masters Swimming Championships
Toronto, Ontario, Canada Apr. 1 - 2, 2016
Friday, April 8th through Sunday, April 10th
Fairfax, VA Apr. 8 - 10, 2016
41st Swimming Australia Masters National Championship
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Apr. 21 - 24, 2016
United States Masters Swimming Nationals
Greensboro, NC Apr. 28 - May. 1, 2016
NYC Parks and Recreation Masters Swim Meet
Flushing Meadows, NY TBA, May 2016
AGUA Battery Park City Sprint Pentathlon Meet
Battery Park, Manhattan, NY TBA, May 2016
Wilton Wahoos Masters Classic
Wilton, CT Jul. 16, 2016
Swim Across America, Sound of Cove
Glen Cove, NY Aug. 6, 2016
4th Ithaca Masters Long Course Swim Meet
Ithaca, NY Aug. 13, 2016
CT Masters Long Course Championship
Middletown, CT Aug. 27, 2016
Rowdy Gaines Masters Classic
Orlando, FL Oct. 7 - 9, 2016
Master Swim Team Clinics
Free to Masters Swim Team members
To register for a clinic, email Masters Swim Team coach Michael Sabala at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Flip Turn Clinic
|Date||Wednesday, February 22|
7:00am - 8:00am
This clinic will focus on the freestyle and backstroke flip turn. This clinic is appropriate for those who are skilled and want to get better, as well as those developing their turns. We will build the turn "backwards."
Breaststroke for Competition
|Date||Wednesday, March 15|
|Time||8:30am - 9:30am|
This clinic will focus on the breaststroke. We will review the best way to kick, pull, coordinate the stroke, leave the wall and turn. We will use tools and equipment to strengthen our practice.
Faster Swimming Through Kicking
|Date||Wednesday, April 12|
|Time||12:00pm - 1:00pm|
This clinic will focus on kicking. Kicking is a great way to improve fitness, swimming speed and overall technique. We will work on kicking skills and speed as a component of the four strokes and as part of the underwater streamline.