Masters Swim/Tri Program
$25 Club Fee (monthly)
Coach Dirk Marshall has created the premier Masters program for swimmers in Midtown, Heights, and Downtown areas. There are currently 50+ swimmers participating -- from beginning swimmers, to competitive triathletes, to former Division I college swimmers -- and the masters team has won several regional and state-wide competitions in recent years.
(Masters are swimmers 18 years and over)
Location: UofH Recreation Center. 4500 University Drive, Houston, TX 77004
Practice Times: Mon-Thurs 7:30-8:30pm, Fri 5:30-7:30pm, and Saturday 10:00am-noon
Coaching Fees: $25/mo (to gain access to the facility, there is an additional payment of $24.75 to UofH for recreation center membership paid directly to UofH).
Purchase a parking pass from the Welcome Desk inside the Recreation Center for $10. The pass will be pre-loaded with $10 worth of parking (600 minutes). Use the parking pass in the parking garage across the street from the Recreation Center on Calhoun Rd for $1 an hour (charged on a per minute basis). Swipe the hang tag when entering and exiting the garage.
When the $10 runs low, re-load the parking pass by visiting the Parking Services Office in the Welcome Center Garage. The Parking Services Office is located on the lower level of the Parking Garage in the north-west corner and it is open M-T 7:30am-6pm and W-F 8am-5pm
Parking is free on Saturdays in the surface lot across the street from the Recreation Center on University Drive
UofH Rec Center Membership
$24.75 Rec Center Fee (monthly)
Participation in Masters Swim/Tri program requires membership in the UofH Recreation Center -- one of the best recreation facilities in the region. Masters/Tri swimmers will gain access to the expansive center which includes a 1/4 mile indoor track, outdoor leisure pool, climbing wall, and all the other fitness equipment and facilities you'd expect from a top-tier facility.
Membership allows you to enjoy all of the amenities at any time of the week including aerobic classes and equipment rental.