Monday 5:30 – 6:30 am (Entry at 5:20am)
Tuesday 7:15 – 8:30 pm (Entry at 7:05pm)
Wednesday 5:30 – 6:30 am (Entry at 5:20am)
Wednesday 7:15 – 8:30pm (Entry at 7:05pm)
Thursday 7:15 – 8:30 PM (Entry at 7:05pm)
Friday 5:30 – 6:30 am (Entry at 5:20am)
*For all practices, we meet at the entrance by the track. We can only enter when the coach lets us in 10 minutes before the start of practice. No late entry or entry in any other entrance is possible due to Covid restrictions*
Below is the tentative social calendar. We will have more activities sprinkled throughout. Feel free to make suggestions!
2nd Wednesday of the month: Wooberry Frozen Yogurt – 141 Highland St, Worcester – 8:20 pm
Saturday, June 16th
6:50 am – Comet Pond Swim
Park at the beach entrance which is on rt. 68. We generally walk up as a group at around 7. Our usual route is a 1/2 mile each way with a rest period at the half-way point. If you have fins feel free to bring them and use them. After the swim, some will go out for bagels at the Bagel Inn in Holden. Generally, we swim Comet every Saturday morning until early September.
5:00 pm – WAMiversary Dinner
Our annual celebratory anniversary dinner will be held at O’Connor’s Restaurant in West Boylston, where we will induct a new member into our Hall of Fame and elect our new board.
DATE TBD (near July 4th)
6:50 am – Annual Walden pond swim
No date has been fixed yet, but WAM generally celebrates the American revolution swimming in the beautiful Walden Pond and then going out for breakfast in downtown Concord.
Saturday, July 7th & Sunday, July 8th
3:00 pm – Bay State Games
A fun and entertaining meet swum at Harvard in long course meters (50m). You get a free t-shirt upon competing and usually top 4 receive a free gift (in the past it has been jackets, sweatshirts and recently backpacks). Registration and more information can be found at http://www.baystategames.org/masters-swimming
Saturday, July 21st
8:30 am – Miles 4 Michelle
A great swim for a great cause. WAM has been a proud supporter of this swim since its inception. It is a 1/2 mile or mile swim in Lancaster to raise money for a scholarship in the name of a local swimmer who passed away after battling cancer. Registration and more information can be found at https://miles4michelle.weebly.com/
Saturday, August 18th
6:30 am – Lake George 2.5K, 5K & 10K
Last year six Wammies swam this event up in Lake George and had incredible amounts of fun. Registration and more information can be found at http://www.lakegeorgeswim.com/