Est. 1970

Hall of Fame

frank halikcek

Frank Havlicek – BIO


  • An active masters and sychronized swimmer advocate from 1973-2002
  • Star swimmer for the University of Iowa and afterwards an assistant coach
  • Co-founder of Illinois Masters swimming along with Bobbi Turcotte, Irene David and Paul Hutinger.
  • Synchronized swimming organizer who developed rules for the first competition of it’s kind held on May 27, 1939 at Wright College.
  • Driving force of Illinois Masters Swim Club¬†

USMS Achievements


  • All American Honors for five years
  • Top Ten 177 individual pool and 17 relay