Masters Swim Program

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JCPRD U.S. Masters Swimming is a training program for adults interested in competitive swimming, triathlon training and fitness swimming. The word Masters can be intimidating or misleading but in organized adult swimming, Masters simply means someone who is 18 years of age and older. This strong group is comprised of swimmers of various backgrounds. From triathletes, to amateur swimmers, to ex-college athletes there is a spot for everyone on the team.

JCPRD Masters practice/train together, the the team also offers participants a chance to participate in swim meets as well as other events throughout the year. Competitions are not required, but are offered for those who want to. Approximately 25% of nearly 60,000 USMS members enter pool or open water competitions. 

Workouts are provided and a coach will be on deck for each practice session.


This program is designed for participants 18 years of age and older.

Practice Schedule

 Regular Weekly Practices (Fall Season August 8, 2021 - November 14, 2021)

5:30 - 7:00 am

7:30 - 9:00 am

6:30 - 8:00 pm

 Regular Weekly Practices (SMSD Swim & Dive Season November 15, 2021 - May 29, 2022)

5:30 - 7:00 am

6:30 - 8:00 pm

* Please check the practice schedule and calendar below to confirm practice on specific dates. 

Pool Course Set-up for Practices

Short Course: 25-yard lanes.


All adult SMSD Aquatic Center Memberships include all regularly scheduled Masters Swim practices. 

Drop In Rates

Drop-ins are available for single practice.

  • Johnson County Resident: $10
  • Non-Resident: $11

Masters Practice Calendar

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