The date has been set —January 22, 2012 at the University of Rhode Island, Tootell Aquatic Center. The 1-hour “postal” swim is an annual nationwide U.S. Masters Swimming (USMS) event! Awards are presented to the top 10 swimmers in each age group.
The venue is also a fundraiser for URI Men’s Swimming — 2011 National Club Champions. The men’s team will be official split counters. Proceeds will help the team with operation and travel expenses, and a new Club record board.
There will be two heats, limited to 16 participants per heat. Warm-up begins at 7:30am, heat 1 begins at 7:50am and heat 2 begins 9:00am. Any USMS-registered swimmer is welcome to participate!
Bagels, juice and other treats will be provided. After the swim, everyone is invited to meet for brunch (location TBD).
Fees: $25 donation or greater (payable to ‘URI Men Swimming’) + $7 USMS
Fundraising goal: $1,250.00. All donations are tax-deductable and greatly appreciated.
Register Now! Limited to the first 32 sign-ups.