View Full Version : Palm Springs, CA SCY Meet Jan. 12, 2014

December 16th, 2013, 07:45 PM
The Desert Classic Short Course Yards Meet, a US Masters sanctioned event, will be held Sunday January 12th in Palm Springs, CA. Info now online here: https://www.clubassistant.com/club/meet_information.cfm?c=2190&smid=5138The Palm Springs Swim Center is a 50 meter by 25 yard pool with 22 lanes of short course available. With Palm Springs weather averaging in the low 70s in January, this is a unique opportunity to compete in a facility new to Masters swimming and with the likelihood of a Winter climate warmer than most California outdoor meet locations.

ALSO.Saturday January 11th the Piranha Swim Team joins forces with the City of Palm Springs and our Mayor for the 3rd annual Mayors Race and Wellness Festival. Running races of 5K and 10K will take place in the morning followed by afternoon Swimming events that will include a freestyle stroke clinic, a 15 minute max laps competition, and 200/500 yard races awarded by age group. Although Sponsored by the Piranha Swim Team, this is not a sanctioned Masters event. More info here: http://www.active.com/palm-springs-ca-ca/running/distance-running-races/mayor-s-healthy-planet-healthy-you-race-swim-and-wellness-festival-2014?keywords=na

Hotel Info: A limited Block of rooms reserved at the Desert Princess for $139 a night, includes Breakfast. (760) 322-7000 "Piranha masters meet