Tech Masters Swimming


January 18 update

The noon workout on Friday January 28th has been put back on the schedule. Undergrad swim test will not be happening at that time.

January 2 update

Due to lane availability, we are no longer accepting non-MIT associated members into our club. The waiting list is full. If you are associated with MIT, please send us email ( to see if there is space at a specific workout time.

Dec. 27th update

The January workout schedule is posted on the schedules page (

You should have gotten an email from Patti confirming that you have signed up for the winter 2022 session. Please check and make sure that you are on the list. We really need to have an accurate list for contact tracing.

You will need to reactivate your gym membership by following the instructions at: renew your MIT gym membership

Please note: you will need to be vaccinated for COVID-19 to be able to use the facilities. Currently MIT is requiring everyone to wear a mask inside. This means that you will need to wear a facemask to the pool deck, take it off just before you get into the water (we recommend having a resealable plastic bag with your name on it to store your facemask while you swim), do your workout and then put back the facemask once you exit the pool .

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About Team

Tech Masters is open to all and accepting new members!

Swimming with Tech Masters requires a membership with the MIT gym. See pricing here. This membership will not only give you access to the pool and towel service, but also access to weight rooms, basketball courts, and sailing!

Tech Masters typically runs practices in the mornings and evenings M-F, during lunch M,W,F, and once on the weekends. See the schedule page for more details.

Tech Masters Swimming is an independent swim team for adults that trains at the MIT pool, a 50 meters by 25 yards dream at the Zesiger Center. Coach Bill Paine heads our practices and we have a roster of approximately 100 members composed of a wide range of characters: age varies from 18 to 70+, college/graduate students, alumni, professors, local professionals and more. Our club is made up mainly of three categories of swimmers: competitive masters swimmers, triathletes and fitness swimmers. We are friendly and welcoming to swimming enthusiasts.