• Presentation1Michigan Masters Annual Banquet

2016 Annual Awards Banquet will be Saturday, October 15, 2016 from 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM at Fox Hills Golf and Banquet Center, 8768 N. Territorial Road, Plymouth, MI

Cost $25 each for USMS members and for Guests

Please RSVP by filling out the Form (CLICK HERE to download the form) and send a Check made out to Michigan Masters to: Patrick Weiss, 37735 Hanson Dr., Sterling Heights, MI 48310,

There will be awards will be given in 5 year increments for the Continuous Loyalty Masters Membership Award (you must be present at the banquet to receive the award). CLICK HERE to download the Michigan Master Members 2016 Continuous Loyalty Sheet.  Awards will also be given to the Swimmers of the Year, Swimming Performances of the Year, Long Distance Award. Most Improved Awards, Coach of the Year Award, Special Services Award, and the LMSC Memorial Award.

Patches for FINA World Champions and FINA Top Ten for individual events and relays.  Patches and certificates for USMS All Americans for both individual events and relays.

Questions: Skip Thompson  email:

  • The Michigan Masters Scholarship Award for 2016 was awarded to Sloane Lynch.
  • 2016 USMS Summer Long Course National Championships

Michigan Masters takes 8th Place in the Regional Club Division


Pictured – From left to right: Tamara Steil, Denise Brown, Colby Haan, Dennis Toth, and Tom Phillips.

The 2016 USMS Summer Long Course National Championships took place from August 17 to August 21, 2016 at the Mt. Hood Aquatic Center in Gresham, Oregon. 1287 swimmers entered the meet from 196 Clubs. 43 World Records and 72 USMS Records were set during the course of the meet.

Michigan Masters placed 8th in the Regional Club division with 226 points with 7 swimmers who attended the meet. The Men’s team placed 5th with 168 points with 5 swimmers attending and the Women’s team placed 11th with 58 points with 2 swimmers attending. 6 Michigan LMSC State Records were set by Michigan Masters swimmers during the course of the meet.

Kevin Doak won 4 out of 5 events in the 35-39 age group for another outstanding meet to go along with the 2016 Spring Short Course Nationals where he won 5 out of 6 events entered for a total of 9 USMS National Championships for the year. He set 2 Michigan LMSC State Records in the 50 and 100 meter Back.

Three second place finishes were secured by Christian Vanderkaay in the 50 Breast, 100 Breast, and 200 IM. The 50 Breast and 200 IM were new LMSC State Records. Colby Haan, swimming in his first USMS Nationals placed second in the 50, 100, and 200 Breast events in the 18-24 age group. Tom Phillips placed second in the 50 Free and broke the LMSC State Record for his first one in the 40-44 age group. Denise Brown broke her own 400 IM record dropping almost 3 seconds from her previous record.

Kevin Doak was the Michigan Masters Men’s High Point winner with 53 points and Tamara Steil was the Michigan Masters Women’s High Point winner with 31 Points. Results, Records, and Placings are included in the Exhibits. Congratulations to all 7 swimmers who attended the meet.

Overall – Meet Results

Age Group – Results

MI Masters Swimmers Results with Splits and Scores

MI Masters Swimmers Results – Records



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Are You a Member of USMS? Do You Need to Renew Your USMS Membership? Please visit the USMS website  to register or renew, and designate your CLUB as Michigan Masters (MICH).  You do not register for a STATE MEET TEAM on the USMS site. To select your State Meet Team (click here).  For detailed information, please visit the MI Masters Registation page.


Michigan Masters Scholarship:

For informato about the Michigan Masters Scholarship – Click Here.