Walnut Creek Masters is a year-round United States Masters Swimming (USMS) program for adults. We are located in Walnut Creek, California and our members reside as close as Orinda, Moraga, Lafayette, Concord, Alamo, and Danville, and as far as Santa Cruz, San Francisco, and Lake Tahoe.
We are a non-profit organization that exists to benefit all interested adult swimmers. And our program serves the needs of swimmers of all ages and at all levels, from beginners to former Olympic swimmers. We are dedicated to helping each member achieve his or her goals as an athlete and as an individual.
The overriding philosophy of masters swimming is that participation in sports can and should be a life enhancing experience. Our program emphasizes structure and continuous instruction. We area true community program and serve over 400 team members.
We look forward to seeing you at the pool!
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Nancy Kirkpatrick Reno, head masters coach with the Conejo Simi Aquatics program, offers tips for better swimming performance. Includes high quality under water video to illustrate proper swim form.
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How to Avoid The Porta Potty During a Race
We've all seen it and most of us have done it ... 30 minutes (or less) into a race athletes are already looking for a port potty. The good news is that it doesn't have to be that way. The secret is a proper hydration plan before the gun goes off, and here's how you do it.
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