Est. 1970

Hall of Fame

bobbi turcotte

Bobbi Turcotte – BIO


  • An active masters swimmer from 1973-1999.
  • Teams represented: Land of Lincoln, Chicago, Buehler,  Illinois and San Diego Imperial Masters.
  • Co-founder of Illinois Masters swimming along with Paul Hutinger, Irene David and Frank Havlicek.
  • Volunteer who organized and ran the first competitive meets in Illinois.
  • Represented Illinois in one of the first Masters Nationals in 1975 along with Barbara Reeve, Jurgen Schmidt and Paul Hutinger.
  • President and chairperson for CMSA and Illinois Masters.

USMS Achievements


  • All American Honors – 13 individual
    5 years pool 
    8 years long distance 
  • Top Ten Achievements – 330 individual and 117 relay

USMS National Committees
  • Officials Committee 1997-1999
  • Rule Committee 1989-1997
  • Long Distance Committee 1989