Lake Erie Swimming
301 Rockledge Drive
Bay Village, Ohio 44140








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Our Mission:  To enrich the lives of our athletes through the sport of swimming by providing safe and inclusive programming in a culture that encourages competitive excellence and personal growth.



  NEW - Congratulations to the University of Akron women's swimming and diving  team under coach Brian Peresie who have won the Mid-American  Conference in 2016.  This is the thrid year as they won it in 2014 and 2015.  Kudos!
  Link to LSC Online Leadership Course - be a leader in Lake ERie
  LESI new Board of Directors elected at May House of Delegates:
     General Chair - Chuck Kunsman
     Admin Vice Chair - Bob Martens
     Senior Vice Chair - Tom Stacy
     Age Group Vice Chair - Bill Bare
     Secretary - Nancy Veto
     Treasurer - Diane Finnerty
     Finance  - Rich Szczepinski
     Technical Planning - Brad Burget
Also, coaches elected Assist. Coach Rep - Carl Shallenberger and the athletes elected Jr. Athlete Rep - Colton Phelps




IUPUI Indianapolis, IN

Travel August 3 thru August 8, 2016

Eligibility: Achieved a National AAA time (LCM, SCM, SCY) between August 3, 2015 and August 4, 2016

Swimmers Age: Must be 14 years or under by first day of competition, August 4, 2016.

REGISTRATION DEADLINE: Current qualifiers MUST register by June 26, 2016.

Late qualifiers may register by Sunday July 31, 2016.

(Late qualifiers are defined as any swimmer who achieves his/her FIRST National AAA Time cut between June 26 - July 31, 2016)





  NEW - Club Service Award Point Scale for 2016-2017
  NEW- Entries for Busbey meet are closed.
  The 2016 LE Central Zone Open Water Team will compete June 24th in Lake Andrea which is located in Pleasant Prairie, WI.  Please complete the Application and Apparel Order Form.  Application          Apparel Form

Lake Erie Swimming's Open Water Committee is proud to offer Six Open Water Training Camps during June 2016 to all LESI swimmers.  Please complete the following Application and Waiver.

  2016-17 SC Bid Packet
  2016 CZ-LE Zone Team Information
   Forms - Swimmer of the Meet    Know Your Club       Know Your Coach




Super Lake Erie Volunteer


Jo Wintering (STRS)


Jo Wintering (STRS) has been registrar for Solon Stars for more than 7 years aside from all her volunteering in the Aurora school district.  She has been a volunteer at Walsh Jesuit since her eldest son, Jim (who is now in his 30's) was a freshman there.  She is also a lector in her parish and does PSR and other clerical jobs for them.  She also has been a Boy Scout Mom since Jim started it.  Alex, her youngest, is still in Boy Scouts.  Her other sons advanced to Eagle Scouts.Jo, also, manages the Chagrin Valley Recreation Swim Team of over 150 swimmers for the past 12 years. They host the Chagrin Invitational Relay Swim Meet for over 40 years which has been attended by literally thousands of swimmers from Northeast Ohio!


Thank you Jo for being a Lake Erie Volunteer.














Date(s) Meet Warm
TM File
5/7 LESD May Madness (rev 4/11)   Results
5/14 PS Opener
(rev 3/23/16)
  Results TM
5/20-22 Robt Busbey Invit
(rev 3/11)
  Results TM
6/4-6 CCS Age Group   Results TM
6/11-12 Solon Stars Summer Swimfest   Results TM
6/16-19 Jerry Holtrey Meet   Results TM


Lake Erie at Olympic Training Center


Lake Erie athletes and coaching staff trained at the USA Olympic Training Center from 4/18-22.  Link to  more pictues and blog about the LESI OTC trip (4/18-23)


Way to Go LE!



Athletes - Max Gustafson, Giovanna Cappabianca, Paige McCormick, Gaby Palazzo, Maggie Haas, Natalie Gundling, Ismary Puente, Jack Saum, Hanna Gresser, Jessica Bonezzi, Carly Hart, Madeline Dyer, Ashley Mennenga, Ben Brooks, Rachel Stark, Tim Kubacki, Cal Aulizia, Leanna Myers, and Dominic Poletta. 
   Coaches- Carl Shallenberger and Liz Hastings.  Team Coordinator - Eric Peterson







Our Mission: To enrich the lives of our athletes through the sport of swimming by providing safe and inclusive programming in a culture that encourages competitive excellence and personal growth.