December 30, 2005: USMS Solicits Bids From Professional Search Firms
USMS is in the process of searching for our first Executive Director. Our search committee is currently looking for a professional search firm to assist us in the identification of qualified candidates. To this end, a request for proposal has been prepared and is being distributed to a number of firms. Professional search firms, interested in obtaining an RFP and submitting a proposal, are encouraged to contact Laura Winslow at WINSLOWL6@yahoo.com. The deadline for proposal submission is Friday, January 20, 2006.
December 6, 2005: Meeting Minutes Available
Minutes from the November 1, 2005 Executive Committee conference call are now available.
November 14, 2005: Online Coaching Program & Application
Information and an application are available for coaches who wish to contribute to the USMS Online Coaching Program for 2006.
November 11, 2005: Preliminary 2005 Long Course Top 10 Available
The preliminary 2005 LCM USMS Top Ten listing is now available for proofreading.
November 11, 2005: 10K Open Water Championships
Results for the USMS 10K Open Water National Championships are now available.
November 1, 2005: Meeting Minutes Available
Minutes from the October 4, 2005 Executive Committee conference call are now available.
October 23, 2005: 5K/10K Postal Championships
Results for the USMS 5K/10K National Postal Championships are now available.
September 27, 2005: USMS EVENT ADVISORY regarding ALL AMERICAS LatyCar Championships October 2005
All USMS members who have entered the ALL AMERICAS LatyCar Championships scheduled for October 2005 are advised to read the event advisory issued by USMS President Rob Copeland.
September 26, 2005: 2.5K Open Water Championships
Results for the 2.5K Open Water National Championships are now available.
September 23, 2005: Changes to the USMS Rules of Competition for Backstroke and Breaststroke
In response to changes by FINA and USA-Swimming, USMS has changed the Rules of Competition for Breaststroke and Backstroke. A document (PDF) describes these changes with official interpretations.
September 11, 2005: Postal Championships Split Sheets
Are you having trouble recording splits for postal championships? Thanks to Marcia Cleveland, Long Distance Vice Chair, your counters will no longer get writers cramp. Check out the splite sheets she has provided for the 3000/6000 Yard Postal and 5K/10K Postal championships.