Masters Swimming

Masters and Adult Swimming
Masters and Adult Swimming

What is Masters Swimming?

Masters swimming, a worldwide sport, is for adults (aged 25 and upward), and it encompasses a wide range of ability from casual fitness swimming to competitive swimming, with the objectives better health, fitness and friendship between swimmers across the world.

It started in the USA in the 1970s when some retired "elite swimmers" organised a competition for adult swimmers. In the UK there are over 6,000 swimmers of masters age with over 400 clubs for masters.

An excellent source of information on Masters Swimming is the Swim England Masters Swimming Hub on their website, you can view the hub here

For FAQ's for Masters Swimmers interested in Open Water Swimming see HERE

For the latest updates visit our Masters and Adult Swimming News page

The Masters Swimming Lead for London Swimming is Richard Jones who can be contacted via e mail  Tel 07957 447 432

See the Masters Development Plan for 2018-2019 HERE