Places To Swim

 

Ann Arbor Masters Swimming – Ann Arbor, MI. Labor Day through Memorial Day – Mack Pool M – F 5:45 – 7:15 AM and M, W, & Fri 7:00 – 8:30 PM, Saturdays 7:30 – 9:00 AM. 715 Brooks St., Ann Arbor (734) 794-6237. Memorial Day through Labor Day – Fuller Pool M – F 5:45 – 7:15 AM and 6:30 – 8:00 PM, Saturdays 7:30 – 9:00 AM, 1519 Fuller Rd., Ann Arbor. For general information: www.a2gov.org/mack or www.a2gov.org/fuller

Battle Creek Y – Masters – Battle Creek, MI. No organized workouts. Must be a member of YMCA – the Pool is the Battle Creek Y-Center Pool in Battle Creek, MI. Contact Don Korten (616) 462-7469 or bigkort@comcast.net

BKR: BK Training Systems, LLC Master’s Swimming – Stoney Creek High School
575 E. Tienken, Rochester Hills, MI 48306. Wednesday and Friday from 6:00am – 7:00am.
Contact: Coach Bonnie Karas (248) 375-5225

Boll Family YMCA – Downtown Detroit area, MI. Tues & Thur evenings 6:00 – 8:00 PM; Wednesday 6:00 – 8:00 AM. A YMCA membership is required currently. Contact Nich Rice (719) 238 – 2382 (cell), (313) 309-9622 (YMCA). email nickbeerxpertrice@gmail.com

Brighton Aquatic Center Club: Brightones Masters Swimming & Triathlon (BRIT) 7878 Brighton Road Brighton, MI 48116.  Lap Swim / Workout Times: Varied morning, evening, weekend Contacts: BCE Hotline 810-299-4147 WebSite: http://bas.k12.mi.us/community_education.cfm. Miscellaneous Info: Lap and open swim times vary, see web or call for weekly schedule. Nominal fee/tokens.

CATS – Captial Area Tri Club – Lansing, MI. Michigan Athletic Club (MAC): M – Th 6:30 – 7:30 PM, MAC members and guests only; YMCA of Lansing, open to YMCA members only; MSU Indoor Pools, free for students, faculty, and staff, with ID; MSU Outdoor Pool, public access for a small fee, open May through November (weather permitting)

DRY – Downriver YMCA – Southgate, MI. Southgate Fun and Fitness Center (also home to the Downriver YMCA) – M thru F – 6:00 AM – 7:00 AM and Sunday 9:00 AM -11:00 AM – YMCA membership required. Located at 16777 Northline Rd. just east of I-75. Contact Downriver YMCA (734) 282 – 9622

Dutch Masters – Holland MI. Holland Aquatic Center M & W 7- 8:30 AM and Sat. 10 – 11:30 AM, and pool is open for lap swim from 6 – 8:30 PM on M – F, from 10 AM – 8 PM on Sat., and from 1 – 5 PM on Sunday. Must be USMS member, registered with Michigan Masters. For workout ideas check the DM website at http://sports.groups.yahoo.com/group/DM-MI/ Contact – Fred Nelis (616) 399 – 9588

Farmington Hydrofoils – Farmington, MI. From September to about April, Farmington YMCA, MWF 5:30 – 6:30 AM, T & Th 8 – 9:00 PM, and Sun 4:00 – 5:45 PM, must be member of Farmington YMCA. Contact – visit our website at www.hydrofoils.net

FAST – FAST Swim and Triathlon Club – various pools around Livonia and Farmington Hills, MI area. Organized workouts are held throughout the week at different pools, check the FAST website for more information. www.swimfasttrifast.com

Great Lakes Aquatics – Kalamazoo MI. Kalamazoo College Pool M, W, F – 5:30 – 7:00 AM. Contact – Ondrej Petrovic (coach) – all are welcome – cost is $25/week, or $10 per time www.greatlakesaquatics.com – workouts will stop during the summer months

GTAC – Greater Toledo Aquatic Club – Toledo, OH. Natatorium at St. Francis de Sales High School, 2323 W. Bancroft St., Toledo, OH – M, W, Fri from 12;00 -1:15 PM, most Sat 8:00 – 10:30 AM (unless conflict with high school events) Contact – Jon Riggs (419) 261 – 9540 or jonriggs@hotmail.com or pool at (419) 531 – 7121

Harbor Springs – Harbor Springs, MI. Harbor Springs Community Pool, 6:00 – 8:00 AM – M, W, Fri. Harbor Springs High School Pool, 5:30 – 6:30 PM – Mon – Sun, 327 E. Bluff. Cost is $4/swim or $50/month. Contact – Marilyn Early (231) 526 – 9824

Holland Aquatic Center – Holland, MI.
Michigan Lakeshore Aquatics Masters Club practices: M, W, F @ 6am-7:15 and also, 10:45 am-noon, on those same days. Please contact Coach Mike Daley at the Holland Community Aquatic Center (616) 393-7595 for details. Saturday mornings in the summer, are Open Water Swims @ Tunnel Park on the north side of Holland, swimmers and kayaks are welcome.

Howell Masters’ Lap Swim – Howell, MI. Howell Area Aquatic Center (located on Howell High School campus) between M59 & Grand River Ave., Howell, MI. Cost – adults $3.50; seniors/students $3.00; lap discount punch card $55/20 visits. Through April 10th: M, W, Fri – 5:30 – 7:30 AM; M through Fri – 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM; M & Wed 7:30 – 8:30 AM and 7:30 – 8:20 PM; Saturday 8:30 – 9:30 AM. Contact Mike Powers (517) 540 – 8357.

Jackson Y Masters – Jackson, MI. Jackson YMCA pool – no organized workouts. Must be YMCA member or contact Mike Way (517) 782 – 0537

Lifetime Fitness – Commerce, MI. 2901 Commerce Crossing, Commerce Twp., MI (248) 926 – 1092, www.lifetimefitness.com Workouts: 6:00 – 7:00 AM, Tues & Thur, outdoor pool, weather permitting. Club – bring your completed forms to the Front Desk, Activity Center or drop-slot. FAX your completed forms to your club using the contact information in the Activity Guide. The Activity Center staff will contact you to confirm receipt within 24 hours. Contact/coach – Lifetime Fitness (248) 960 – 0955

Lifetime Fitness – Shelby Township Masters. 14843 Lakeside Blvd., Shelby Township, MI 48316. Must be a member at Life Time Fitness to participate. Practice is held: Mon/Wed – 7:10 – 8:10 PM and Friday – 6:00 – 7:00 AM. For more information please call Marie Molinik 586-226-5423 or email MMolinik@lifetimefitness.com

Lifetime Fitness, Rochester, MI. 200 West Avon Road, Rochester Hills, MI 48307. (248) 601-9400. www.lifetimefitness.com. Must be a member at Life Time Fitness to participate. Practice is held: Mon/Wed – 6:30 – 7:30 PM & 7:30 – 8:30 PM and on Saturday at 7:00 – 8:00 AM. Year-round 25M indoor pool and 25M outdoor pool (Memorial Day thorugh Labor Day – weather permitting). For more information please call Amber Steward, Aquatics Manager, (248)-601-9400 or email RochesterHills_SwimmingClub@mylt.com

Mary Freebed YMCA – New pool in 2016! 5500 Burton SE Grand Rapids, MI. Monday / Thursday 8:00pm – 9:00PM. Coached practice. Do not need to be a YMCA member. Contact Josh Fox at 616-285-8830 ext 106 or www.grrays.org

Michigan Lakeshore Aquatics Masters, at Holland Community Aquatic Center – Monday, Wednesday, Friday at 6:00 a.m., and 10:45 a.m., Saturday at 10:45 a.m. Contact Mike Daley

Midland Masters – Midland, MI. During the school year, HH Dow High School , M & W 8:30 – 10:00 PM. John Gllenn High School, Saturdays 9:00 – 11:00 AM. Guests are welcome, membership fee per season (Sept. though May). Contacts – Louise “Weezie” Hofer (989) 312 – 0104 (cell)

Milan Masters – Milan, MI. Milan Middle School, 920 North St., Milan, MI. Mon – Fri 5:30 – 7:30 AM. Contact Kerry Frame (734) 646 – 5819 or kerryframe@gmail.com

MAC – Milford Athletic Club – Masters – Milford, MI. Milford Pool – M-F 9:15am-10:45am, M/W 7-8:30pm, Sat 7:30-9:30am. Cost is $120 for 20 visits ($90 for seniors). One visit pass $10. Contact info: Dianne Johnson: h20ranger@hotmail.com . Please check our website at www.milfordathleticclub.org for the most up-to -date schedule.

Novi High School – Novi, MI. Novi High School Pool, 24062 Taft Rd. Novi, MI. – M & W & F – 6:00 – 9:00 AM – open lap swimming. For information contact: Adam Wohl email at: awohl@novi.k12.mi.us or phone: (248) 240-5353

Oakland Masters Swimming Team – West Bloomfield, MI. West Bloomfield High School, 4925 Orchard Lake Rd., West Bloomfield, MI. Mon, Wed, Fri 7:30 – 9:00 PM. Endurance-technique & speed for beginners, intermediate & masters. Contact – Coach Elena Nannoshi (734) 383- 2620 or http://elenanannoshi.ypwebcom/

Plymouth Parc – Plymouth, MI. 24 yard Pool. Open swim punch cards availalbe.
Wednesdays 7:30-11am, Saturdays 12:00-2:00pm, 8:00-9:00pm, Sundays 10:00am-2:00pm. www.plymouthparc.com

Rapid Area Y Masters Swimming – Grand Rapids Southeast YMCA, Mon & Thur 7:30 – 8:30 PM. Do not have to be a YMCA member. Contact – Nathan Manley (616) 285 – 8830 ext. 106 or www.grrays.org

SOS – South Oakland Seals. Royal Oak, MI. Dondero High School, Tues & Thur 8:30 – 10:00 PM (Sept. through May). Contact – Frank “Skip” Thompson (248) 683 – 2191 or email – frankskipthompso@aol.com

Southeast Michigan Manta Rays – Bloomfield Hills, MI. Tuesday and Thursday 8:00 – 9:30 PM, Saturdays 1:30 – 3:00 PM. Cranbrook Natatorium, 550 Lone Pine. Contact – Paul Chadwick – 248.259.6620. paulc1224@yahoo.com

Southside Masters Swimming – Kentwood, MI. Sylvania Northview High School Natatorium at 6230 Kalamazoo Ave. Southeast. Workout – Tues & Thur 6:00 – 7:00 AM, alternating Saturdays 7:00 – 8:00 AM. Contact – Jodi Haight, Aquatics Center Director (616) 698 – 6700 or email – masterswimming.gr@gmail.com

Sylvania Masters Swim Club – Sylvania, OH. East Kentwood High School. You need to be a USMS Registered swimmer to take part in workouts. Workouts – Tues & Thur 5:45 – 7:00 AM, there are also Sunday evening workouts for newer, intermediate, or strong swimmers. For more information about Sunday workouts and fees contact Karen Geiser, Masters Swimming Coordintor (419) 867-1022, email: kegeiser@aol.com

Traverse City Masters Swimming – Easling Pool, Civic Center, 1213 W. Civic Center Dr., Traverse City, MI 29686. Workout times: M & W 12:00 – 1 PM; T & Th 5:00 – 6:30 AM/12:00 – 1 PM. Open Water swims from Bryant Park at the base of Old Mission Peninsula @ 6PM, through Sept. Contacts – Diane Johnson (AM) (231) 275 – 0232 or Kathy Coffin-Sheard (PM) and open water (608) 345-5264 or kcoffinsheard@gmail.com

West Michigan Masters – Grand Rapids. Grand Rapids, MI. Grand Rapids Community College. Monday, Wednesday & Friday 5:30 – 6:30 PM, at the Ford Field House pool, on-deck coaching provided. Must be a USMS member and registered with Michigan Masters. Carolyn Calcutt (616) 785 – 9544

West Michigan Masters Swimming – Muskegon. Muskegon, MI. Muskegon and surrounding areas. There is not currently an active masters group but contact – Ken Danhof (231) 739 – 5592 for information about Masters Swimming in the West Michigan area and what pools are available.

YMCA of Greater Flint – Flint, MI. Contact: Stevie Cooper scooperymca@yahoo.com Downtown Branch, 411 E. Third St., Flint, MI 48503 – (810) 232 – 9622 Monday 5:45 – 7:00 PM and Tues (as of 2/7/12) 6 -7 PM; Thur 5:30 – 6:30 AM. OR – Pierson Road Branch, G-5219 West Peirson Rd., Flushing, MI. 48433. Charlie Case Program Director (810) 732 – 9622 Wed & Fri 4:00 – 5:00 PM. Set price of $15 for YMCA member and $45 for community members – will allow anyone who wishes to take part into any practice offered at both sites for three (3) months.

YNOTS – Y Not Swim Livonia. Livonia, MI. Livonia YMCA on Stark Rd. in Livonia, MI. Mon – Fri 5:30 – 6:30 AM. Livonia Community Recreation Center, in Livonia, on Hubbard & 5 Mile Road. Mon – Fri 5:30 – 6:30 AM. Must be YMCA member to swim in YMCA pool, must be Rec Center Member to swim in Rec Center pool. Contact – Bob Isbister (YMCA) (734) 459 – 6364 or isbsyri@aol.com or Bruce Morey (Rec Center) (734) 663 – 6604 or bmorey 147257MI@comcast.net or Michael Bell (Rec Center) (734) 416 – 0940 or mbell48170@wideopenwest.com