2016 USMS Check Off Challenge
by the Southern Pacific Masters Swimming LMSC for USMS
The 2016 "Think
like a human, swim like a fish" Check off Challenge,
hosted this year by the Long Beach Grunions Masters, is designed to motivate swimmers
by encouraging them to swim 18 pool events and one open water swim
during the calendar year.
Whether swimming an event for the first time or striving to
achieve a personal best, this is a fun challenge
for swimmers of all ability levels. The events maybe completed during practice or at swim meet
in yards or meters at any
time during 2016. Coaches can use this 19 event challenge to
swimmers to attend meets and practices inspiring swimmers to try new
events. The Check Off Challenge is open to all USMS members. The cost is $30 + tax and
includes a towel, cap,
Thank You certificate of completion, and packaging and shipping to
the participant. The scoring is on the
honor system unless your coach
decides to make it a formal team event.
Throughout the year mark or check off each event you swam on your
towel and certificate.
You may ask your coach to sign your certificate upon completion of
all 19 events for further recognition.
You will receive your package approximately two to three weeks
after you sign up for this Check off Challenge.
The deadline for event registration is November 1, 2016.
For any questions or more information, please contact the event
Anita Cole at