Welcome to South Whidbey Island Masters (S.W.I.M.) Our mission is to provide instruction, training and motivation to athletes age 18 and older. We have athletes who range in ability from beginner to national qualifier. Workouts are designed with all abilities in mind.
Joining Requirements: S.W.I.M. participants must be able to swim freestyle (crawl stroke) the length of the pool (25 yards) with side breathing.
- Fun and Friends: We are a great group of people who have a lot of fun together. Masters have the opportunity to compete in swim meets, open water swims, and post-meet outings.
- Fitness: Swimming is a great way to develop endurance and strength.
- Improved Swimming: Our coaches emphasize proper stroke technique along with interval training which is known to improve one’s level of fitness and stroke efficiency making you a faster swimmer.
Practice Times: ONLINE RESERVATIONS ARE REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE
MORNING SESSIONS – Monday, Wednesday, and Friday @ 5:10AM – 6:25AM
EVENING SESSIONS – Tuesday and Thursday @ 6:30PM – 7:30PM
Island Athletic Club Member $16
Active* Island Athletic Club Member $60
Monthly Unlimited Pass:
Active* Island Athletic Club Member $40 per month
Everyone must preregister for each S.W.I.M. session. Schedule and pay for your sessions at www.islandathletic club.com.
Please note: 10-Session Passes expire 4 months from the date of purchase.
*Membership must be active for “member” pricing. Those with a membership on Inactive Status, are subject to Non-Member rates.
How to Join: Contact one of our SWIM coaches, Kristi Eager or John de Wit. They will gladly answer all of your questions. When you decide Masters is for you, visit www.islandathleticclub.com. Click on the “Book an Appointment” tab. Scroll down to the box in the middle of the page. Under the classes tab, find and select the Masters Swim session date and time you desire. You will be prompted to set up a profile and/or pay for the selected session. The coaches will have paperwork ready for you to sign when you arrive to your first session.
SOUTH WHIDBEY ISLAND MASTERS Coaching Staff
John de Wit