25 Results for author: James Izzi

Michigan Masters takes 9th Place in the Regional Club Division

The 2017 USMS Spring National Championships took place from April 27 to April 30, 2017 at the Riverside Aquatic Complex in Riverside, California. 2026 swimmers entered the meet from 247 Clubs. 57 USMS Individual Event and 2 USMS Relay National Records were set during the course of the meet. Michigan Masters placed 9th in ... More

Milford Wins 5th Large Team State Championship

The 45th Annual Michigan Masters State Championships took place at the Ryder Centers Gerstacker Regional Aquatic Center on the campus of Saginaw Valley State University. Two-hundred and seventy-four swimmers from 21 teams contested the championship from Friday, April 21st until the meet's conclusion on Sunday, April 23rd, ... More

New Relay World Record

At Milford Athletic Club SCM masters meet on March 18, 2017, the Michigan Masters Men's 280-319 400 Medley Relay of Erik Lokensgard, Kurt Olzmann, Larry Day, and Chuck Olson swam to a USMS National and FINA Masters World Record. The four swam to a time of 5:02.97 to break the USMS National Record of 5:17.89 by the ... More

Doug Handler is Awarded the 2016 Dorothy Donnelly Service Award

USMS is honored to award Doug Handler the 2016 Dorothy Donnelly Service Award. Members of U.S. Masters Swimming don’t confine their participation to the pool. There are many volunteer opportunities for their talent, expertise, and generosity. USMS recognizes the commitment of those who give back with the Dorothy ... More

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, ... More

USMS 2 Mile Cable Open Water National Championship – 2016

190 USMS swimmers swam in the 2-Mile USMS National Championship Open Water Swim held at the Eagle Creek Reservoir in Indianapolis. 5 Michigan Masters swimmers swam the race with Christian Vanderkaay winning the Men's 30-34 age-group. Pete Pultz (50-54) age-group and King Yeager (65-69) age-group swam to 3rd places in ... More

Larry Day Sets A World Record

Larry Day set his first World Record after setting 9 USMS National Records this past year. He swam a time of 2:33.40 in the 200 Meter Fly in the 65-69 age-group at a meet in Munster Indiana on June 12, 2016.   More

2016 USMS Spring National Championships

Michigan Masters takes 7th Place in the Regional Club Division The 2016 USMS Spring National Championships took place from April 28 to May 1, 2016 at the Greensboro Aquatic Center in Greensboro, North Carolina. 1790 swimmers entered the meet from 238 Clubs. Michigan Masters placed 7th in the Regional Club division with ... More

2016 State Championship Meet

Milford (MAC) Wins 4th Large Team State Championship The 44th Annual Michigan Masters State Championships took place at the Michael Jones Natatorium on the campus of Eastern Michigan University. Three-hundred and fifty-one swimmers from 20 teams contested the championship from Friday, April 15th until the meet's ... More

USMS Kerry O’Brien Coaching Award

Congratulations to the coach of the Grand Traverse Masters program, Kathy Coffin-Sheard. Kathy received the Kerry O'Brien Coaching Award; an award that was initiated by USMS in 2008 to recognize USMS registered coaches who are building our membership in communities throughout our country. Her congratulatory letter from ... More