Swimmers shattered four world records during the New England LMSC SCM Championships held at Worcester Polytechnic Institute Dec. 11-13, 2015. Hosted by Worcester Area Masters (WAM), 478 swimmers, some from as far away as Texas and Florida, participated in the meet. It was a highly competitive meet during which 208 New England LMSC SCM Championship … Continue reading WAM Hosts Successful SCM Champs and Wins Division
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Our practice schedule for the next 3 weeks: Mon - 12/21 - 5:30-6:30 pm Tues - 12/22 - 5:30-6:30 pm Wed - 12/23 - 5:30-6:30 pm Thurs - 12/24 - No Practice Fri - 12/25 - No Practice Sat - 12/26 - No Practice Sun - 12/27 - No Practice Mon 12/28 - 5:30-6:30 pm … Continue reading Winter Schedule
WAM is proud to be the new hosts of the New England Local Masters Swimming Committee (NELMSC) & Colonies Zone Short Course Meters (SCM) Championships. After a few years at Boston University, this event moves to the beautiful WPI pool in Worcester, MA. Swimmers can expect the usual well-run meet with a few exciting enhancements. … Continue reading WAM to Host Regional Championships
WAM is again partnering with the family of Michelle Farnsworth to host 1/2 mile and 1 mile open water swims. More...
Wammies have continued their high placings nationally with 10 short course yard swims that made it into the top 10 fastest swims of 2015, for the respective events and age groups. There were 3 individual and 7 relay swims that accomplished this feat. Individual | Relays
On Saturday, June 20, WAM will be hosting a SCM meet at the beautiful WPI Sports and Recreation Center (Worcester, MA). This meet is shaping up to be an exciting event with swimmers from as far away as Texas signed-up. There will be specials and giveaways from meet sponsors Boomers and The Vitamin Shoppe, concessions, … Continue reading 2015 WAM Invitational
WAM has once again partnered with the Central Community Branch YMCA of Central Massachusetts (766 Main Street, Worcester) in putting on adult learn-to-swim lessons throughout the month of April. This effort falls under the USMS' nationwide Swimming Saves Lives initiative aimed at reducing the number of drownings and near-drownings of adults annually. Swim lessons are … Continue reading April is Adult Learn-to-Swim Month!
Last weekend, in a grand rewriting of the record books, Wammies set/broke a whopping 110 team records and 2 New England records. This gigantuan feat helped them in securing First Place Medium Group at the 2015 New England LMSC Short Course Yards Championships ... more
Once again, WAM will be joining its sister New England Masters (NEM) workout groups for the annual USMS Speedo 1-Hour ePostal National Championship. The past three years have seen the NEM Swim Club win the championship title. The goal is to make it a fourth year! WAM will be conducting the swim at 10 am … Continue reading One-Hour Postal Swim
For the next couple of weeks, practice times have been modified as below: Monday 12/29-- 5:30-6:30 am Tuesday 12/30-- 7-8:30 am or 5-6:30 pm Wednesday 12/31-- 7-8:30 pm Friday 1/2-- 7-9am or 5-6:30 pm Saturday 1/3-- 7-8:30 am Monday 1/5-- 5:30-6:30 am Tuesday 1/6-- 5-6:30 pm Wednesday 1/7-- 5:30-6:30 am Friday 1/9-- Resume normal schedule … Continue reading Winter Practices