Where to Swim

Where to Swim in Indiana

Ellettsville, IN
Agon Masters practices at Edgewood High School (601 S Edgewood Drive, Ellettsville 47429). They provide individualized training appropriate to the personal objectives of our members and do so in a fun group environment. Summer practice times are Monday/Wednesday/Friday at 5:30a & 6:30a and Saturdays at 8:30a & 9:30a.
Contact: Temujin Gold, Head Coach (temujin@agon.us; 812-318-5983)
Website: agon.us

Muncie, IN
Cardinal Swimming Indiana is affiliated with Ball State Recreation and Wellness to provide fitness and competitive swimming for students, staff, faculty, and community members. Swimming at the Lewellen Pool on the Ball State University campus, coached workouts are on Tuesday nights and Saturday mornings. Regular workouts also occur Monday-Friday at 12:00noon during the school year.
Contact: Steve Jones (sjones@bsu.edu; 765-285-5930)

Carmel, IN
Carmel Swim Club Masters offers practices for swimmers of all abilities and provide instruction for each individual’s level of swimming. Practicing at Carmel High School (520 E Main Street, Carmel 46033), the group meets Monday/Wednesday/Friday at 5:15a and Saturday at 6:00a.  When arriving at the high school, please enter through Door 21 North.
Contact: Meg Osborne, Head Coach (megindy@aol.com)
Website:  Carmel Swim Club Masters

Kendallville, IN
Cole YMCA Masters is located in Kendallville, IN. The Masters Swim Team is open to seasoned and beginning swimmers who would like to improve their stroke with the support of fellow swimmers. Meeting from October through April, the team practices Monday/Wednesday at 7:00p.
Contact: Cindy Miller, Head Coach (cindyswimymca@yahoo.com)
Website:  Cole YMCA Masters

Indianapolis, IN
Community Healthplex Masters is an adult aquatic fitness program open to triathletes, competitive swimmers, and fitness swimmers. Practices take place in the Community Healthplex pool (3660 Guion Road, Indianapolis 46222) on Monday/Wednesday/Friday at 5:45a, Tuesday/Wednesday/Thursday at 6:00p, and Saturday at 7:30a.
Contact: Eileen Davis, Coach (edavis2@indy.rr.com; 317-873-2367)
Website: Community Healthplex Adult Aquatic Programs

Elkhart, IN
Concord Masters Swim Team is located in Elkhart, IN. Emphasizing stroke development and fitness, our team encourages all athletes to reach their full potential in a positive environment focused on family, sportsmanship, character, fun and friendships. The team practices on Monday/Wednesday at 7:45p and  Tuesday/Thursday at 6:00a.
Contact: Nicolle Corporon, Coach (nacorporon@gmail.com)
Website:  Concord Masters Swim Team

Bloomington, IN
Based on the campus of Indiana University, the DOC IU Master Swim Club welcomes newcomers and experienced swimmers alike. Practices from October-Memorial  Day take place at the Royer Pool in the HPER Building. During the winter, workout times are Monday-Friday at 11:00a and Saturday/Sunday at 12:00noon. During the summer, practices are held at the IU Outdoor Pool. There is not a coach on deck, although the swimmers usually follow a structured workout. As the there is limited lane space, the basic requirement is that all swimmers be able to keep up with the intervals.  Lanes are organized according to interval times, from medium to fast, to accommodate different swimming speeds.
Contact: Peter Finn (finnp@indiana.edu)

Chesterton, IN
The Duneland Masters works out at the Chesterton Middle School (651 W Morgan Avenue, Chesteron 46304). The school is located off of Porter Avenue in Chesterton. During the summer months, work out times are Monday-Thursday at 5:20a, NOT including holidays. During holiday weeks, they swim Tuesday-Friday. All 6 lanes are designated for specific workouts.
Contact: Kelly O’Connor (kelley227@yahoo.com)

Richmond, IN
Earlham Aquatic Masters members swim during lap swim times in the Wellness Center at Earlham College (801 National Road West, Richmond, 47374.)  There are 3 lanes reserved for lap swimmers in the 25-meter pool. Kickboards, pool buoys, and paddles are available on deck. “Usual” hours are Monday-Friday 6:00-9:00a, 11:15a-1:15p, and 4:00-6:30p. Saturdays are from 10:30a-1:00p and Sunday hours are from 4:00-6:30p. Day passes are $7. In addition, there is an evening workout group October – April at 6:30p.
Contact: Dick Smith (smithdi@earlham.edu;  760-983-1468)

Fort Wayne, IN
The Fort Wayne YMCA Sharks believe that camaraderie is one of the most important components of Masters swimming. They strive to help you swim better and faster. Practices are tailored to the abilities of individual swimmers. Practicing at the Jorgensen Y, the group meets Tuesday/Thursday at 6:00a and 7:00p, as well as Saturday at 7:00a.
Contact: Liz Favazza (Liz_Favazza@fwymca.org)
Website:  Fort Wayne YMCA Sharks

Indianapolis, IN
Indy Aquatic Masters is an adult aquatic program dedicated to helping swimmers of all ages and abilities incorporate healthier lifestyles through swimming. The team provides an inspiring atmosphere that combines camaraderie, fun, and motivation for fitness swimmers, multisport athletes, and competitive swimmers. IAM provides over 45 workouts each week at 7 different locations around the Indianapolis area and their Summer Schedule is currently in effect.
Contact: Karen Gernert, Program Administrator (info@indyaquaticmasters.com; 317-537-SWIM)
Website: Indy Aquatic Masters

South Bend, IN
Irish Aquatics Masters is a full service Masters swim team with beginning recreational lap swimmers to highly competitive triathlete swimmers and everything in between. We have written workouts and a coach on deck at every practice. Practices take place at Rolfs Aquatics Center on the campus of Notre Dame and are on Monday/Wednesday at 7:00p and Sunday at 3:30p. All ability levels are welcome.
Contact: Kristi Peterson (kpeters1@nd.edu)
Website: Irish Aquatic Masters

Lafayette, IN
The goal of iSwim Masters Swimming is to provide a team atmosphere, where anyone and everyone can join, no matter the skill level. Never swum before? That is OK! Everyone is welcome whether learning how to swim or training to compete.  The team currently swims at the Boilermaker Aquatic Center on the Purdue University campus, at Lafayette Jefferson High School (1801 S 18th Street, Lafayette 47905), and at YWCA Greater Lafayette (605 N 6th Street, Lafayette 47901) . Practice times and locations are listed online.
Contact: Rachel Sitarz (iSWIMMasters@gmail.com)
Website: iSwim Masters Swimming

Indianapolis, IN
Join the fun multi-sport program that offers swim, bike, run and strength practices throughout the week led by a coach. This is a great program for someone who is interested in participating in any kind of race (marathons, half marathons, triathlons, swim meets, 5Ks, etc.) or who wants to be a part of a supportive group while reaching their fitness goals. The MultiFit Alpha group holds 20+ practices held each week.
Contact: Mark Ewing, MultiFit Head Coach (mewing@indymca.org)
Website: Jordan Y MultiFit

St. John, IN
The Lake Central Masters Association is a Masters swimming program for adults who are dedicated to improving their fitness through swimming. LCMA offers training for fitness, triathlon, open water, and competitive swimming. Practices are held at the Lake Central Aquatic Center (8410 Wicker Avenue, St. John 46373) on Monday/Wednesday/Friday at 5:00a, Monday/Wednesday/Thursday at 6:30p, and Saturday at 6:30a. Workouts are provided at each practice.
Contact: Jeff Kilinski (jeffsue_kilinski@sbcglobal.net; 219-689-8074)
Website: Lake Central Masters Association

Indianapolis, IN
Lawrence Masters Swimming practices at Lawrence North High School (7802 Hague Road, Indianapolis 46256).  Practices are held Monday-Friday at 5:15a, Monday/Wednesday/Thursday at 7:30p, and Saturday at 7:30a. Lawrence Masters is for adults who swim – fitness swimming, triathlon swimming, competitive swimming, open water swimming, or social swimming. We love to swim and have fun! We also offer adult water polo.
Contact: Kris Houchens, Swimming (krishouchens@hotmail.com; 317-430-4854)
Contact: Jeremy Houchens, Water Polo (jeremy.houchens@promediapublishing.com)
Website: Lawrence Masters Swimming

Indianapolis, IN
Masters swimming in a great health club? Look no further than Life Time Swim. Swimming at the Castle Creek pool (8705 Castle Creek Parkway 46250), practices are offered on Tuesday/Thursday at 5:30a and Monday/Wednesday at 6:00p.
Contact: Matt Bills (mbills@lifetimefitness.com)
Website: Life Time Swim Indiana

Munster, IN
Munster Masters Aquatics practices at the Munster High School Aquatic Center (8808 Columbia Avenue, Munster 46321) in Munster, IN.  Practices are offered Monday/Wednesday/Friday/Saturday mornings at 5:20a and Monday-Friday evenings at 7:20p. Written practices and on-deck coaching are included with each session and MMA is open to all from the most novice of swimmer all the way up to the experienced competitive swimmer. They are triathlete-friendly and offer general lap swimming as well.
Contact: Matt Lee (matthewalee@comcast.net)
Website: Munster Masters Aquatics

Evansville, IN
The Newburgh Sea Creatures Masters, located at the Castle High School Natatorium, is offered to anyone age 18 and over who wants to continue to stay in shape or work on stroke technique.  Workouts are written and available on a daily basis. They are here to better your endurance and offer structure to your daily workout routine, as opposed to just lap swimming day after day. Practices are offered Monday/Wednesday/Friday at 5:00a, as well as Tuesday/Thursday at 5:30p. Occasional weekend practices are also offered.
Contact: Maria Gramelspacher (maria.gramelspacher@swimnsc.com)
Website: Newburgh Sea Creatures Masters

Noblesville, IN
The NASTI’s motto is: Stay in shape, have fun in workouts, competition and other group activities. Practices from September-May are held at the Noblesville High School Natatorium (18111 Cumberland Road, Noblesville 46060) and are held on Tuesday/Thursday at 7:00p, Saturday at 10:00a, and Sunday at 9:00a. From June-August, the NASTI’s practice at the Forest Park Aquatic Center (1077 Cicero Rd, Noblesville 46060) on Tuesday/Thursday at 5:00p and Saturday/Sunday at 9:00a. Structured workouts include some stroke and individual coaching. Swimmers must be a member of GRIN/USMS. Swimmers must show up to learn about the famous NASTI “Rule One!”
Contact: Chris Sikich (cpsikich72@hotmail.com)
Website: Noblesville Adult Swim Team

Portage, IN
The Portage Porpoise Masters Swim Club swims at Portage High School (6450 US Highway 6, Portage 46368). Swimmers are asked to enter through Door O. Practices are typically held Monday/Wednesday/Thursday at 5:15a and Monday-Thursday at 8:15p.
Contact: Sean Papart, Coach (coach.sean@ppscswim.com.)
Website: Portage Porpoise Masters Swim Club

South Bend, IN
It’s about a wet and wild experience when you come swimming at The Kroc! Whether you’re a competitive athlete or just like to wade, we’ve got something for everyone! Contact: Sharon Dutkowski (sharon.dutkowski@usc.salvationarmy.org)
Website: Salvation Army Kroc Center

Fishers, IN
Southeastern Area Masters is a comprehensive masters swim program with unmatched offered practices in the area to most effectively suit your personal schedule and training needs. The program is broken into three groups, Swim Fit: our competitive swimming group, Tri Fit: our triathlon training group, and Be Fit: our general fitness group. They offer 12 practices throughout the fall and spring and 15 during the summer, including open water opportunities. You can choose early morning, lunchtime, or evening workouts. Check our Online Calendar for practice times and locations.
Contact: Joel Elber, Head Coach (joel.elber@gmail.com; 317-517-5348)
Website: Southeastern Area Masters

Jasper, IN
Contact: Adam Dawkins (dawkinsamy@hotmail.com)

Crawfordsville, IN
The Sugar Creek Masters swimming club offers fitness and competition swimmers of all levels a great opportunity to have fun and improve their swimming skills. The club swims at the Crawfordsville Aquatic Center (1 Athenian Drive, Crawfordsville 47933) and offers coached practices on Monday/Wednesday at 5:30p and Saturdays at 8:00a. Customized daily workouts are made available in the Aquatic Center office each week.
Contact: Shelby Wright (shelby.wright@sbcglobal.net)
Website: Sugar Creek Masters

Terre Haute, IN
The Terre Haute Torpedoes Masters program is an adult (18 & over) fitness program designed for adults who enjoy swimming. Swimmers should be able to swim laps in a pool. You don’t have to be fast, you just have to enjoy swimming! Practices are held at the high schools in Terre Haute. Check their Online Calendar for practice times and locations.
Contact: Stephanie Hopkins (Stweeks52@gmail.com; 812-230-1041)
Website: Terre Haute Torpedoes Masters

Valparaiso, IN
At Valpo Masters, their aim is to cater to all levels of fitness and ability. Valpo Masters provides the coaching staff, a variety of workouts, and a fun environment to meet your needs. All practices are held at the Valparaiso YMCA (1201 Cumberland Crossing Drive, Valparaiso 46383). Scheduled practices include Monday/Wednesday/Friday at 5:30a and 6:30p, as well as Saturday at 7:00a.
Contact: Head Coach (mailto:coach@valpomasters.org)
Website: Valpo Masters

Westfield, IN
The newest program in GRIN, Viper Aquatics Masters Program is comprised of member who want train to compete and other who just want FUN, fitness, and camaraderie. Whatever your desire, come and join the fun. Viper Aquatics Masters have a coach on deck at all practices. All practices are held at Westfield Middle School (345 West Hoover Street, Westfield 46074). Scheduled practices are on Tuesday/Thursday at 5:15a and Saturday at 6:30a.
Contact: Jim Lutz (coachjim@viperaquatics.org)
Website: Viper Aquatics Masters

Zionsville, IN
Welcoming and encouraging all adults to swim, the Zionsville Aquatic Masters create a positive atmosphere enabling members to meet their swimming goals. ZAM offers fitness swimming, triathlete training, and competitive workouts.  Swimming at Zionsville High School (1000 Mulberry Street, Zionsville 46077), the program holds 7 practices each week.  Morning practices are held at 5:30a on Monday/Wednesday/Friday from February-October and on Monday/Tuesday/Thursday from October-February). Additional practices are held Monday/Wednesday/Friday at 11:45a and Saturday at 7:30a. When arriving for practice, swimmers are asked to enter through Door 31.
Contact: Lisa Brown, Head Coach (lbrown@zcs.k12.in.us; 317-873-3355 ext 12036)
Website: Zionsville Aquatic Masters


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21 Responses

  1. Is their one in Lafayette, IN?

    • There are no registered clubs in Lafayette at this time, though we’d love to have one!

      • I swim at the YMCA IN Lafayette and I think some others masters do to maybe. I heard of a group swimming at Jeff High School for masters in the mornings.

      • Actually, Maverick Aquatics (www.mavaquatics.com) has had a USMS registered masters squad for a couple seasons now. We swim out at the McCutcheon High School pool. Check out the link.

        -Mike Groaning
        Maverick Aquatics Masters Swim Rep

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    • Any one who wants to add to these listings, whether a workout group or recognized club. is more than welcome to send me the info and I will make sure to post it.

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  5. Is there a master’s team that practices in Fishers?

    • Brian – Indy SwimFit might still use the Fishers Y, and I believe that Indy Aquatic Masters is trying to get time at Fishers HS. You’re also not too far from Noblesville NASTIs.

    • Brian, you can find information about the Noblesville Adult Swim Team Inc at this website: http://nastiswimming.ning.com/
      We have been swimming outdoors for the summer at Forest Park Aquatic Center in Noblesville, but we are tentatively moving to Noblesville High School starting on Tuesday, Sept. 20.
      You can find information about Indy Aquatic Masters at the following website. They have early morning practices at Fishers High School. http://www.indyaquaticmasters.com/
      You can find schedules on both websites.

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  7. Is Indy SwimFit still alive? Their website leads to a developers site and I am unable to find any current information on them.

    • Andrew – I believe that Indy SwimFit still exists through the YMCA, but you would have to contact the Jordan Y branch to make sure. The majority of it’s members now belong to Indy Aquatic Masters. You may contact Ben Christoffel or Kris Houchens for more info (see info above)

  8. How do I get our club information listed on the “where to swim” section? And post our link?

    • Hi, Kate – just send me an email (dwo1128@embarqmail.com) and I will get it posted. Please include any pertinent information along with a contact. Thanks!

  9. Lafayette, IN now has a Masters team! It is iSWIM. Please visit our page! http://www.facebook.com/iSWIMMasters practice times and locations coming VERY SOON!

  10. Exactly what really influenced you to post “Where to Swim Greater Indiana Masters Swimming”?
    I personallygenuinely enjoyed it! Thanks for the post ,Neil

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  12. Didn’t know if there happened to be a location in Kokomo, In. If not, is there talk? Thanks. The other locations are just too far.

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