U.S. Masters Swimming Club of the Month: December 2015
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Club Name: Masters of South Texas
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
Membership Numbers: 225 team members
Facilities Description: Jewish Community Center – 8 x 25 meters, Univ. of Texas – San Antonio – 6 x 25 yards, NorthEast Independent School District – 10 x 25 meters
Registered Masters Program since: 2002
Head Coach: Susan Ingraham
Oldest and Youngest swimmer: Johnathan Jones, 18 years old & Sarah Sievert, 90 years old
Fun Team Fact: We are a generational swim club. We have numerous grandparents and parents who swim with us in addition to their children who are a part of our Age Group Swim Program. At the 2007 Masters Nationals, we had a three generation relay swim together (Ages 74 – Grandmother, 48 – Mother, 24 - Grandson.
We enjoy traveling around the World. Since 2004, swimmers have represented MOST at National, Pan American, and World Championships in Brazil, Italy, Mexico,Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Australia, Sweden, Canada, and this year we head off to Columbia.