Lake Lure USMS National Championships

Congratulations to all the Asheville Masters Swimmers competing in beautiful Lake Lure for the 2012 United States Masters Swimming One-Mile National Championship! Click here for more pics!

Click here for overall results, here for women’s results, here for men’s results.

Larry Hartley (on right) is a new NATIONAL CHAMPION! Mr. Hartley swam a stellar race and won his 50-54yr old age group, claiming his first title.  Jeff Weller was very supportive of Larry and a bit miffed that he hadn’t shaved for the race

Lake Lure at Rumbling Bald Resort, just prior to the start:

Motley Crew conserving energy after warm-ups! Larry, Bill, Sterling, Ben, Kenet, Jeff W., Steve: