El Chopte's Masters
CHOP is a small club that practices in the city pool in downtown Columbia. Coach is a former DI head coach and an ex national teamer. We swim all strokes, plenty of distance and any ability is welcome. Not purists - we use equipment and average about 3800 scm per practice.
Mon-Fri: 5:30 - 7:00 am, Sat 8:00 am- 9:30 Please contact coach for workout schedule
2101 Walker Solomon Way
Columbia, SC 29204
300 Spring Valley Rd
Columbia, SC 29223
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