1° warmer this weekend at Biltmore Enka Lake with water at 70°F and a delightful morning of swimming, fresh air, mountain views, and meeting new people! We had 19 swimmers in the water on Saturday, and we welcomed the US Triathlon Team, coached by Jarrod Evans and his spouse Dana, They have about a dozen … Continue reading Great Video of Open Water Technique Below!
Open water swims on Saturday 7:15a at Biltmore Lake, JCC on Sunday and Asheville School M/W/F...what's not to love! We had six open water folks last weekend, water quality was solid, it's tested every two weeks and last Saturday's was well within the boundaries. Buoys bumped out to 375meters around. Lastly, if you want a … Continue reading Five swim ops a week going forward + Chattanooga Race
Saturday , May 4th is our first open water swim opportunity at Biltmore Lake. The home owner's association has graciously agreed to host us once again! Tomorrow we will set the buoys and swim. Water temp 67-71F depending on depth. Wetsuits are always welcome and if you have a race coming up where you wear … Continue reading Open Water Season Begins!
Big shout out to Marty M. Who is in Mesa, Arizona at the USMS Spring nationals! Check out how Marty's doing here, (click on Swimmers, then find Moran!) and if you know someone that may be there, type in their name and find out how they're doing, too! Getting very close to swimming outside at … Continue reading USMS Nationals, 2 Open Water Events and Our Swims…
Regular location for Sunday's swim this weekend, JCC 7:15 AM. Marty M. will be our lone representative at USMS short course Nationals in Mesa, Arizona next week, we wish him well! Daniel D. will cover the next couple Mondays for me. Here are just a few workouts from the last week+ beginning with Daniel's from … Continue reading JCC on Sunday …
Our friends and teammates Adrienne K. and Lisa K... ...are headed to Texas today for a cool 24-hour jump rope event they've been training for since last fall! They're on a team of 12 and the event this weekend is a fundraiser for the non-profit group Action for Healthy Kids with the goal to increase … Continue reading Jump Rope Challenge Info!
Thanks Asheville Masters Swimming and The Social Committee for a fun time at New Belgium Brewery recently celebrating a clump of five birthdays all within six days of each other (Tom P. , coach Andrew, Jill H., Steve B. and Kathy R.) !! Also, thanks for the love y'all have shared for 10 years with … Continue reading Thanks and Recorded Swims