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3 August 2011
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Upcoming events:

This weekend is the Donner Lake Swim. There is a limited number of entries, check to see if there are any spaces available before making the trip to Donner.

The Pacific Masters Office is open for only limited service for the rest of the week. 

The USMS Nationals are being held in Auburn, Alabama. For those who have an iPhone you can download the free Mobile Meet app from You can follow both the US Masters Swimming and the USA Nationals from your iPhone.

Pacific Masters Swimming welcomes anyone who would like to gain and maintain fitness through swimming and encourages programs to foster this mission.

Fun, Fitness & Competition

Kind regards,


Michael Moore


Davis Aquatic Masters
Long Course Masters

Davis Aquatic Masters will be hosting their first long course meters event on 13 August 2011 at the Schall Aquatic Center. The meet will be primarily 50 and 100 events with a 400 Free, 200 IM and 200 Medley relays. You can  register on line .
Donner Lake 
Open Water Swim

The 3 1st Donner Lake Open Water Swim will be held on 6 August 2011. This has become one of the most popular Pacific Masters open water swims and fills up quickly. There are limited number of entries for the event so if you want to swim, please register early .
Modesto Area Aquatic Club

The   5th MAAC Summer SCM meet will be on Saturday 20 August at the Dave Ashleigh Aquatics Center, Modesto, CA. This is the first SCM meet of the season and is limited to 120 swimmers. On line registration is available
Donner Lake 
Hot August Chill

The Truckee Tahoe Swim Team Hot August Chill will be on Sunday 21 August 2011. The start will be at the west end of Donner Lake. The event has the 500 yard, 1/2 Mile and One Mile events. You can register on-line
Join Pacific Masters Linked in

The Pacific Masters Swimming has a group in Linked in. All Pacific Masters Swimmers are invited to join the group, however, you must be a member of Pacific Masters to join the group. This is a place where our members can network - so far over 50 members have joined

US Masters Swimming also has a Linked in Page where member can network. Pacific Masters has social media events in Facebook, Twitter and now Linked in. 
Whiskeytown Lake Open Water Swim

The annual Whiskeytown Lake Open Water  Swim will be held on Sunday 11 September 2011. The meet hosted by the Redding Swim Club is a very popular end of summer meet. Where swimmers can compete in the one and two mile events.

Alcatraz Challenge Triathlon

There is a  discount for Pacific Masters Swimmers for the  San Francisco Triathlon at Alcatraz on August 21st.  It has a 1.2 mile swim from Alcatraz to Marina Green, a 25 mile bike ride to Golden Gate Park and back and a 7 mile to Baker Beach under the Golden Gate Bridge. 


The promotional code to enter is PacMasters2011 when you enter. 

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