Illinois Masters is a subgroup of United States Masters Swimming that competes at the national level as well as out of state competitions. It is composed of workout groups across the state. Under the banner of Illinois Masters swimming, individuals from various workout groups combine to form a super team for relays and individual events.
Illinois Masters promote lifelong competitive swimming. At national competitions as well as competitions held outside the state of Illinois, we compete as one team.
One of the many reasons to join Illinois Masters is the commaradarie of competing together that may include matching accessories, team cheering, and boisterous dinners.
Find a workout group close to where you live or work. Different groups have varying practice times, so you are bound to find one in your area at a time that works for you. Some even provide child care.