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by Brian Gill 2006-11-18 11:07:00


Baylor TRI-Masters Swimming is dedicated to helping adults 18 years of age and older to incorporate healthier lifestyles through the sport of swimming.  Any level of swimming is welcome!

We offer state-of-the art training in an Olympic-sized pool and ongoing support for all your goals whether you are a beginner swimmer, lap swimmer, fitness swimmer, tri athlete, open water swimmer, or competitive swimmer.  Fortunately, the Baylor School campus sits on the Tennessee River, making for an excellent training ground for open water swimming.

Baylor Tri-Masters Swimming offers Diverse, fun, and, dynamic workouts that accommodate personal goals and specific ability levels.  Workouts may be modified for the sprint, olympic, half, and full distance tri athlete to the fitness, lap, open water, or competitive swimmer. 


Morning Practice Schedule (Sept.-Aug.)- NEW PRACTICE SCHEDULE begins Monday, September 11, 2017
Monday, Wednesday, & Friday (5:45-7:00 AM)

All practices are held at the Baylor School Natatorium


Click here! for the FAQ Information Page


United States Masters Swimming (USMS) reg. fee:  $49.00 / year
Club registration fee:  $30.00 / year (includes swim cap & t-shirt)
Monthly fee:  $45.00 / month

If you know you would like to pay for an entire year or pay quarterly that is an option as well.
Yearly fee:    $495.00 / year
Quarterly fee:  $168.00 / quarter

In order to register for the Tri-Masters program, please follow the two step process below.

STEP 1: Register with United States Masters Swimming (USMS) for insurance purposes. The cost is 49.00 / per year. When registering for USMS, please be sure to sign-up for the Aqua Raiders of Chattanooga (ARC) See the link below to sign-up for United States Masters Swimming.

Click here! to Register for United States Masters Swimming (USMS)

STEP 2: Registration must be completed online. Click on the link to the right to start the online registration process. The monthly cost for the Baylor Tri-Masters program is $45 / month.

There is a 10% Baylor School faculty / staff discount for this program. Please email Laura Pitman for registration information if you are a Baylor School faculty / staff member.


Our “Out of town guest/Walk-in/Drop-in” policy allows USMS members that have not paid the monthly fee to swim with us. The swimmer must also present a valid USMS ID card. The fee is $10 per practice. The check should be made payable to the Baylor Swim Club.


Jenny Smith- TRI-Masters Coach

Jenny Smith has an athletic career rooted in swimming with multiple Full-Distance (Ironman), Half-Distance, Sprint, Olympic triathlons under her belt racing across the country, and four “Swim the Suck” finishes (a competitive 10 mile open water swim down the TN river).  She started as a  competitive age group swimmer beginning at the Indianapolis Swim Club, swimming for Carmel High School (girls hold a 30 year consecutively 7A State Championships legacy), and graduating Indiana University where “Doc” Counsilman was a pioneer and legend.  She is currently training for a first attempt swim of the English Channel in August 2017.  She is a  certified yoga & meditation teacher, a Board Certified Ultrasound Technologist, a world wanderer, a pianist, an avid tennis player, an artist, and an outdoor enthusiast. Coach Jenny Smith is also a US Masters certified coach.  Jenny and her husband, Will, enjoy living in Chattanooga with their two boys, two dogs, one cat, and lizard.  Jenny offers a unique and holistic approach to her swimming and coaching.


Location / Facilities
Baylor Tri-Masters Swimming is held in the state of the art Baylor School Natatorium held on the campus of the Baylor School.

Click Here! for more information about the Baylor Swimming Facilities

If you have questions feel free to email Baylor Tri-Masters Coach Jenny Smith or call the Baylor Swimming office at 423-267-8506 x267.

The Baylor Swim Club's Summer Tune-Up will be held on the campus of the Baylor School in the state of the art Baylor School Natatorium.
  • From I-75 take I-24 West, or from I-59 take I-24 East
  • Take exit 178 (U.S. 27 North)
  • After crossing the Tennessee River, take the 5th exit, (U.S. 127, Signal Mountain)
  • Proceed under the overpass, moving to the left turn lane after the second traffic light. The entrance to the campus is located on the left at the third traffic light, directly across from the Mountain Mart Citgo convenience store.

After you pass the welcome center (guard house) at the front of campus the Baylor School Natatorium is the first building on your right. Please make the first right after the welcome center and there is parking behind the pool.