CONNECTICUT NEWS

Karlyn Pipes to host clinics in Greenwich and East Lyme

Karlyn Pipes will be hosting two clinics in Connecticut this month.  The first will be in Greenwich at the Greenwich Swim School on Monday, May 9th from 6 until 9 PM.  The second will be in East Lyme at the East Lyme High School Pool on Tuesday, May 10th from 6:15 until 9:30 PM.  Karlyn is […]

Race Deadline Extended to May 2- Register Now

The Registration deadline for the CT Masters Games Swim meet in New Britain, CT has been extended to Monday May 2. This is a great meet run by Galen Rinaldi.  There is always great camaraderie and fun at this meet. This may be your last chance to get race times for the 2015-2016 Short Course […]

Alkoff, Matarese Lead CONN Masters at NE Champs

Howard Alkoff and Christine Matarese captured multiple 1st place finishes in the New England Short Course Yards Championships at Harvard, leading team CONN to an 11th place finish among 73 teams competing in the championships.  CONN improved upon its 15th place finish in 2015. Alkoff won the 500, 200 and 50 Freestyle in the Men’s 80-84 […]

Wilton YMCA Masters Prep Meet

The Wilton YMCA Wahoo Masters National Prep Meet was held on March 20,2016 with 46 swimmers from 15 teams competing on the 25 yard course.  16 members of CONN competed. Results are available here: Results We are looking forward to a strong turnout for the annual Wilton Summer Sizzler Meet featuring  their 50 meter course […]

U.S. MASTERS NEWS

SCY Nationals Update (Recap)

The CONN team  put up some speedy times in Greensboro.  Andy Reul had two second place finishes, Jennifer Fredricks had two third place finishes and many members of the team have set personal bests in their swims!  Here are the CONN swimmer times in individual events.  Great job by all!  Congratulations on showing the rest of […]

US Masters SCY Nationals in Greensboro, NC

Ten Connecticut Masters Swimmers head down to Greensboro, North Carolina for the US Master’s National Short Course Yards Championships held April 28-May 1.    Here they are: Howard Alkoff   M80-84 Robert Duguay  M30-34 Jennifer Fredricks  W45-49 Matthew H Gordon   M50-54 Douglas A Gugino   M55-59 Arthur Gunzl  M50-54 Andy Reul M50-54 Ally Sega W40-44 William Traester  M65-69 […]

Westport/Weston Takes 3rd at YMCA Nationals

The Westport/Weston YMCA took 3rd place (out of 45 teams – 18 combined teams) in the 2016 YMCA National Masters Swim Meet in Sarasota, Florida held on April 14-17.  The women took 2nd place in their team division (out of 31) and the men placed 7th (out of 29).  The 1662.5 points total was the […]

YMCA Masters National Swimming Championships

38 Masters swimmers from Connecticut representing the Westport/Weston YMCA team are headed down to Sarasota, Florida on April 14-17 for the 2016 YMCA Masters National Swimming Championships.  The team, which last year competing as the Wilton YMCA, took third place, finishing only behind the resident Sarasota Sharks and the YMCA of the Chesapeake, is looking […]