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You, too, could earn this fabulous silicone swim cap swag by swimming in the 2nd NJ Virtual Shore Swim which is currently underway and continues until the end of June. Simply contact Linda at lindabk11@gmail.com and she'll sign you up! Check out page (5) of the 2021 Jan/Feb issue of the Fastlane for full details. Happy Swimming!! 

Welcome to the New Jersey LMSC! Our membership includes masters swimmers from most counties in New Jersey. If you are looking for a place to swim near you, check out our list of clubs.

Latest News News Archives
December 22, 2021 - Congratulations to Julianne Koch, 25  for setting a new SCM record in the women's 25-29 100 IM with a 1:12.58 at the Dr. Bill Ross Memorial Swim Meet at the Nassau Aquatics Center on November 21, 2021.

Congratulations to Nancy Steadman-Martin, 67 for setting new SCM records in the women's 65-69 100 back (1:24.35) and the 200 IM (3:06.86) at the 8th Annual Solstice Meet at the Germantown Indoor Swim Center on December 4, 2021.

Congratulations to the following NJLMSC swimmers who set new NJLMSC SCM records at the Somerset County YMCA Pentathlon (and 25s!) at the Bridgewater YMCA on November 18-19. 2021. 

Women 18-24:  Megan Bull, 23 - 100 free 1:02.41, 100 back 1:10.14, 100 breast 1:19.28
Women 65-69:  Nancy Steadman-Martin, 67 - 1500 free 20:37.33, 200 breast 3:34.89, 400 IM 6:20.07
Women 70-74:  Marie Vellucci, 72 - 800 free 18:07.02, 1500 free 34:21.73, 400 IM 10:17.72
Women 90-94:  Joy Tsuzuki, 91 - 50 back 3:26.77
Men 18-24:  Eddie Filipovic, 24 - 1500 free 19:29.75; Joshu Tosoni, 23 - 400 IM 4:54.17
Men 50-54:  Jeffrey Jotz, 51 - 1500 free 19:12.32
Men 70-74: Michael Fey, 71 - 50 back 36.65, 100 IM 1:21.57
Men 75-79:  Jim Dragon, 77 - 50 breast 43:26, 50 fly - 35.28
December 4th, 2021 - The September/October edition of the Fastlane Newsletter is now available!
November 26th, 2021 - Congratulations to the following NJ LMSC swimmers who set new SCM records at the Dr. Bill Ross Memorial Masters Swim Meet on November 21, 2021 at the Nassau County Aquatic Center.

Women 50-54:  Michelle Davidson (51) - 50 back 35.47
Women 65-69:  Nancy Steadman-Martin (67) - 100 back 1:25.26 (breaking her mother, Doris Steadman's mark set in 1989!), 100 breast 1:45.19, 200 breast 3:35.68, 50 Fly 41.28, 100 fly 1:29.25
Men 55-59:  Jose Faria (55) - 100 back 1:09.69, 100 IM 1:08.81
Men 70-74:  Michael Fey (71) - 50 back 36.85, 100 back 1:23.28, 100 breast 1:31.35
October 27th, 2021 - Congratulations to the following NJ LMSC swimmers for posting new Short Course Yards Records at the NJ Senior Game at the Woodbridge Community Center on Sept 11-12, 2021.

Women 70-74:  Sue Freeman-Patterson (70) - 100 Free 1:28.62
Women 75-79: Sue Lecarreaux (75) - 200 Free 3:17.43, 200 Breast 4:15.29, 200 IM 3:42.37
Men 75-79: Jack Zakim (76) - 100 Free 1:06.19, 500 Free 7:16.20
October 26th, 2021 - Congratulations to the following NJ LMSC swimmers who set new NJ LMSC records at the 2021 USMS Long Course Meters National Championship meet on October 7-10 at the SPIRE Institute in Geneva, Ohio. At ths meet, Michelle Davidson, 51 was the national champion in the 100 fly (2nd in the 50 back and 200 fly, and 3rd in the 200 back); Nancy Steadman-Martin, 67 was the national champion in the 400 free and 400 IM (2nd in the 200 free, 800 free, 1500 free, and 200 fly); and Jose Faria, 55 finished in 3rd place in the 200 and 400 IMs!

New LCM records:
Women 50-54: Michelle Davidson (51) - 50 back 34.22, 100 back 1:17.96, 200 back 2:53.51
Women 65-69:  Nancy Steadman-Martin (67) - 200 free 2:40.73, 800 free 11:26.25, 1500 free 21:14.84, 200 fly 3:12.74, 400 IM 6:36.48
Men 55-59: Jose Faria (55) - 400 IM 5:48.17
August 20th, 2021 - The July/August edition of the Fastlane Newsletter is now available!
August 20th, 2021 - The May/June edition of the Fastlane Newsletter is now available!
August 15th, 2021 - Congratulations to the following NJLMSC swimmers who set new NJLMSC LCM records at the Jason Nessel Memorial Invitational Meet at the Rahway River Park on August 8, 2021.

Women 65-69:  Nancy Steadman-Martin, 67 - 400 free 5:26.13, 200 fly - 3:16.34, 200 IM 3:15.95
Women 70-74:  Marie Vellucci, 72 - 400 IM 11:04.76
Men 65-69:  Ken Niemi, 66 - 100 back 1:24.67, 200 back 3:07.59
Men 70-74:  Frank McElroy, 73 - 200 breast 3:52.64
Men 75-79:  Jack Zakim, 76 - 100 free 1:19.17, 50 back 41.53.
Men's 280-319 400 free relay: Garden State Masters (GSM) - Frank McElroy, 73, Lawrence Seidman, 74, Arthur Wein, 71, Jack Zakim, 76  5:34.17
Agust 15th, 2021 - Congratulations to the following NJ LMSC swimmers who set the following new national and NJLMSC SCY records at the USMS Short Course Nationals meet at the Greensboro Aquatic Center on July 21-25, 2021.

Nancy Steadman-Martin, 67, set a new national record in the women's 65-69 age group with a 20:33.09 in the 1650 freestyle!  In addition to this 1650 time, she also set new NJLMSC records in the 200 free - 2:23.46 and the 1000 free - 12:20.69.  Nancy placed first in the 1000 and 1650.

Jose Faria, 55, set the following 6 new NJLMSC records in the 55-59 age group, including a second place finish in the 400 IM.  All of his swims placed in the top 7 in his age group. 100 back - 1:01.28, 200 back - 2:17.45, 200 butterfly - 2:28.10, 100 IM - 1:00.77, 200 IM - 2:12.61, 400 IM - 4:51.39
July 19th, 2021 - Congratulations to the following swimmers who set new NJ LMSC SCY records at the Somerset County YMCA Masters Welcome Back Meet on June 26, 2021. 

Women 50-54:  Michele Davidson, (51) - 50 back 31.75, 200 back 2:30.02
Women 65-69:  Nancy Steadman-Martin (66) - 100 free 1:05.79, 200 free 2:18.55, 100 breast 1:31.83, 200 fly 2:44.59, 100 IM 1:19.14, 200 IM 2:41.70
Men 65-69:  Ken Niemi (66) - 100 back 1:10.91, 200 back 2:32.54
April 18th, 2021 - The March/April edition of the Fastlane Newsletter is now available!
February 14th, 2021 - The January/February edition of the Fastlane Newsletter is now available!
December 19th, 2020 - Congratulations to Cara Cannilla for setting a new 3000 yard ePostal NJ LMSC record in the women's 18-24 age group. Cara (24) completed her 3000 yards (converted from a meters time) in 43:29.13 on November 12, 2020.
Fri, Jul 24, 2020 - New Website coming soon!
Fri, Jul 24, 2020 - No Sanctioned Swim Meets or Open Water Events until the end of August
April 12th, 2020 - The March/April issue of the Fastlane Newsletter is now available!
March 20th, 2020 - Congratulations to Ken Niemi (65), who set new NJ LMSC SCM men's 65-69 age group records in the 100 and 200 meter backstroke with times of 1:20.50 and 2:53.24 respectively at the 2020 Albatross Open held at the Kennedy Shriver Aquatic Center in North Bethesda, MD on February 29, 2020. Ken's 200 meter backstroke also broke the men's 65-69 meet record.
March 7th, 2020 - Congratulations to the following NJ LMSC swimmers who set new NJ LMSC SCYM records at the Ocean County YMCA Unofficial Team Championship meet on February 9, 2020!

Women 65-69: Nancy Steadman Martin (65) - 100 free 1:05,91, 500 free 6:04.07, 1000 free 12:26.57, 100 back 1:16.74, 200 breast 3:13.31
Women 90-94: Joy Tsuzuki (90) - 50 back 1:57.99
Men 18-24: Dan Betts (23) - 500 free 4:57.11, 100 IM 54.81
Men 55-59: William Segal (55) - 50 back 27.90, 100 fly 57.06
February 8th, 2020 - Congratulations to Eric Materniak, 28 for setting a new men's 25-29 age group short course meters record in the 400 IM at the 2019 New England LMSC and Colonies Zone SCM Championships on December 15, 2019 at the Worcester Polytechnic Institute. Eric swam a 5:02.71.
February 8th, 2020 - Congratulations to Nancy Steadman Martin, 65 for setting two new short course meters records in the women's 65-69 age group at the 2019 Bill Heebner Memorial Winter Freeze Masters Meet on December 29, 2019 at the Phoenixville Area YMCA. Nancy swam a 3:00.02 in the 200 backstroke and a 6:24.60 in the 400 IM.
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