Different Strokes Swim Team (DSST) is San Diego's all-inclusive lesbian, gay, straight, bisexual, transgender, fast, slow, healthy, happening, totally cool, incredibly fun masters SWIM team.

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Welcome 2015 Board Members!

President: Joe, Treasurer: Tim, Social: Kendra, Captain: Cory, Webmaster/Publicity: Robert, Secretary: Grant. Wanna "see" more? You can contact any of them by adding @dsst.org to their title.

Feb 1 (Sun): 5PM DSST Board Meeting

Members are always welcome to attend board meetings and share their input!

Feb 14  (Sat): Singles Awareness Day

Don’t have a Valentines on February 14th? Join us for Singles Awareness Day! We will be meeting for dinner at Casa Machado Restaurant 7:00PM then heading to Uptown Tavern in Hillcrest for drinks at 9:30PM. Spend the evening with your friends for some laughs and maybe even some cries. Singles and couples are welcomed!

Feb 28th (Sat) 1:30-4:30PM: HRC Bowling

DSST will be participating in the Bowling for Equality by the Human Rights Campaign of San Diego. Come support the LGBT community by bowling in the name of equality! Please RSVP to social@dsst.org if you are interested. We will be raffling off a couple tickets to those that RSVP. Tickets are $35 per person and include a HRC membership. Kearny Mesa Bowl 7585 Clairemont Mesa Blvd. San Diego, CA 92111

2015 Valentines Day = Sad

2015 USMS Membership cards - Required for all swimmers!

DSST members must be registered with USMS for insurance reasons. You can not swim without it. Remember that DSST is part of the "San Diego Swim Masters." Click on this link to sign up now: USMS On-Line or by mail: USMS Form.  Current members list: USMS SD/IM.

30th Anniversary Logo

Since its DSST’s 30th Anniversary we wanted to see if anyone wanted to help us make a special logo to celebrate the year? You can see our current logos here. Dress them up, or come up with your own unique design!

Did you love that workout?

Did you forget the distance from the workout you just completed?? Or, were you so impressed by the swim workout that you want to forever keep it as a favorite? For 2015, thanks to our outstanding coaches and new president, we can provide you all with the swim workouts available right from the DSST website! This information is provided to you as a link right from the swim calendar for the day's workout or by clicking here. Let us know if you like this feature!

Jan 24: Palm Springs Piranha Swim Meet/IGLA 2015

Saturday Jan. 24 Palm Springs Swim Meet 405 S. Pavilion Way Palm Springs Ca 92262 (See flyer, register here, or contact Abe for more details)

Palm Springs Swim Meet Party Flyer

First two weeks trial membership

New members receive a one time two week free trial membership (new swimmers only.) Just fill out a 30 day trial USMS form and a DSST new member form and bring them with you to practice!

$10 Drop in Payment

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Purchase a Speedo, help the team!
We now have a special arrangement where if you click on the link below a portion of your purchase will go to DSST:

DSST Swim Suit for Purchase from Paradowski's

DSST team suits can be ordered directly from Paradowski's by calling 858-569-6946 or 800-383-7984, or e-mailing info@paradowskisswim.com.  Give them your size, type (Speedo, Tyr, etc.) and credit card info. The DSST logo above will be applied to a dark blue suit women's centered on the chest, men's on the right seat side.  Paradowski's is located at 7962 Convoy Court, San Diego, 92111.