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Pacific Masters Long Course Swimming Championships in San Jose — July 14-16, 2017

With only fourteen Tuolumne County Aquatic Masters swimmers raced to fifth place in the overall standing at the recent Pacific Masters Long Course Swimming Championships July 14-16 held at Gunderson High School in San Jose.TCAM followed four larger teams with 30-60 swimmers. In the team standings, the University of San Francisco Masters finished first, followed … Read more

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Oakdale Invitational June 17, 2017

Sixteen TCAM swimmers raced at the recent Oakdale Invitational meet held at Oakdale High School on June 17. TCAM had the largest team representation amongst the seven masters teams competing. With fast times and very strong swims, the TCAM swimmers captured 54 first time finishes. All sixteen swimmers finished in the top three in all … Read more

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National Senior Games — Birmingham, Alabama — June 4-10, 2017

Tuolumne County Aquatic Masters swimmer, Kirby Smith, 70 scored top ten finishes at the recent National Senior Games in Birmingham, Alabama. The swim meet was held over four days, June 4-10 at the Trossplex Athletic Center. Athletes over the age of 50, who had placed in the top four at the state championships were qualified … Read more

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Del Valle Reservoir Swims June 10-11, 2017

The  popular annual Del Valle Reservoir swims took place over the weekend of June 10 and 11.  The reservoir is located outside of Livermore. Ten TCAM swimmers tackled the four different distances, ranging from 1.2K to 10K. For the first races the 5K and 10K swims, the conditions were poor with the wind blowing and … Read more

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Open Water La Cruce May 27 & Berryessa June 3

Local Tuolumne County Aquatic Masters swimmers raced with great success in two recent open water swims in the Gulf of Mexico near Cancun and at Lake Berryessa in northern California. La Cruce, Cancun Mexico  —  May 27, 2017 Rather than sitting on the beautiful Mexican beaches of Cancun and enjoying the warm aqua colored water, … Read more

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Bay Area Senior Games Meet, Rinconnada Aquatic Center Palo Alto, May 21, 2017

Athletes over the age of 50, competed in over 20 different sports at the Bay Area Senior Games over a week in Palo Alto.  Fourteen swimmers from Tuolumne County Aquatic Masters raced at the games swim meet held at Rinconnada Aquatic Center on May 21. The local TCAM swimmers dominated in several age divisions winning … Read more

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Spring Lake Open Water, May 20, 2017

Near perfect conditions greeted over 150 swimmers at the first 2017 open water swim on the Pacific Masters schedule at Spring Lake near Santa Rosa.  Six Tuolumne County Aquatic Masters swimmers competed in  the two distance swims. With clear skies, calm conditions and warm water of 72 degrees, the swimmers lined up for the 500 … Read more

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Pacific Masters Short Course Swimming Championships April 7 – 9, 2017, Moraga

Braving an almost continual torrential downpour, over 700 swimmers raced at the Pacific Masters Short Course Yard Championships held at the Soda Aquatic Center over the weekend April 7-9.  Eighteen lanes of swimmers competed across the width on the 25 yard course of the Olympic size pool located on the Campolindo High School campus in … Read more

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Winter Meets — Palm Desert Senior Games, February 12, 2017 and Cal Berkeley Aquatic Masters Spring Meet, March 19, 2017

Cold and stormy weather has not deterred Tuolumne County Aquatic Masters swimmers from racing in two winter meets.  Swimmers over the age of 35, swam at the Palm Desert Aquatics Center which hosted the Desert Senior Games on February 12.  On March 19, masters swimmers competed at the University of California at Berkeley Aquatic Center … Read more

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Distance Swim Challenge — January 2017

Sprint swimming is short and quick while distance events have many more challenges.  In longer races, the swimmer not only swims numerous laps, but must maintain a steady pace with the plan to have enough reserves to decrease lap split times in the final yards. Fifty-six Tuolumne County Aquatic Masters  swimmers took the challenge of … Read more

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