At Asheville Masters Swimming, we strive to provide a caring and fun environment that promotes physical fitness and health to individuals of varying abilities, through the lifetime activity ofswimming.

We’d love to have you join us!



Here with Emily, loves Masters swimming and has coached triathletes, college, club, high school and masters teams over four decades.

Swimming with and coaching the Asheville Masters club for 11 years now he’s enjoyed pool and open water masters groups for over 31 years now! He’s a seven-time U.S.M.S. National Champion and an Age-Group World Champion at the 2013 World Open Water Swimming Association’s 10-mile Championships in beautiful Lake Memphremagog in Vermont~ on the Canadian border, and still loves the open water swims anywhere he can find them!

Andrew loves living in Asheville, North Carolina and enjoys helping people with all sides of a real estate transaction. Please contact him if you’re thinking of buying or selling real estate, he’d be glad to assist. andrewpulsifer@beverly-hanks.com

BA, Broadcast Communication, Virginia Tech

MS, Education & Sports Administration, Georgia State University

Ian quinn

UNC-Asheville’s Assistant Coach, Ian Quinn challenges and coaches both the Bulldogs and our Asheville Masters each week! Check out Ian’s history in New Jersey and New York HERE!

Ian Quinn



Asheville Masters Swimming founders

Ruth and Kemp Battle