Swim club hosts open house

The Okanagan Masters Swim Club will host an open house today from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the H20 Adventure and Fitness Centre in Kelowna

Local swimmers are invited to discover the benefits of joining the Okanagan’s premier masters swim club.

The Okanagan Masters Swim Club will host an open house today from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the H20 Adventure and Fitness Centre in Kelowna (4075 Gordon Rd.).

The event will feature a presentation from members of the OMSC Lake Monsters who successfully swam across the English Channel  last month.

“Masters swimming is a great way to stay fit in a fun and supportive environment,” said Brent Hobbs, OMSC president. “We welcome swimmers of all abilities.”

The club offers a flexible training schedule with up to seven practices per week both mornings and evenings. Anyone 18 and older of any swimming level or ability is eligible to join.

Whether you are a recreational swimmer, a triathlete, or a competitive swimmer, OMSC has something for everyone. With five professional coaches specializing in different techniques and styles, a world-class training facility and the tagline “A Seriously Social Swim Club,” OMSC offers one of the best masters programs in Canada.

Public admission to the open house is free. Participants are welcome to join a training session following the open house