CONNECTICUT NEWS

A letter from the Chair, Jeff Sargent

“I apologize for the lateness of the Q1 update for Conn Masters. Later than usual championships and other work kept me tied up until just recently. The Masters short course season officially ended May 31 and, once again, Conn Masters had a banner year, including a “best ever” 5th place overall finish at the New […]

Master’s Swim Clinic to be held at New Canaan YMCA

Saturday, June 27th, New Canaan YMCA will be hosting a Master’s Swim Clinic with guest coach, Dr. Sam Freas.  Dr. Sam Freas has coached all levels of swimming including masters and Olympic.  He focuses on strokes, starts, turns, finishes and dryland.  The clinic will be held from 8:30 to 11:30 and is specifically for adults […]

Wilton Summer Sizzler and Annual Meeting

The Wilton Summer Sizzler is coming up on Sunday, June 28th.  This is a great opportunity to swim Long Course Meters so if you hate flip turns- sign up soon.  Following the meet is the CONN Master’s Annual Meeting.  This meeting is for ALL Connecticut Masters, regardless of if you have a leadership position in […]

CONN Masters SCY Records

The LMSC SCY records have been updated on the Records and Top Ten Lists page.  Congrats to all the people who set records in the last year.  Relay records are currently being updated and should be added soon.

U.S. MASTERS NEWS

Colonies Zone and National Championships for LCM

Registration for these two championship meets have been added to the Registrations and Results 2015 page.  If you are planning or interested in going to Nationals in August please contact Rob Duguay at bobbydoogs@gmail.com.  He would like to organize transportation, rooming, and relays with anyone who might be going.  Please note that the registration deadline […]

USMS Coaching Certification Class in Connecticut

USMS is hosting a USMS Masters Coach Certification Level 1 and 2 Class on Saturday, April 18th, 2015, starting at 9:00 am running through 5:00 pm.  The class will be held at Hilton Garden Inn Hartford North\Bradley International Airport located at 555 Corporate Drive, Windsor, Connecticut.  This is an excellent opportunity for any one who coaches Masters Swimmers, paid or […]

Reminder information from the Registration Page

A reminder for registration season: During the online registration process, you will be asked to pick a registered USMS club.  If you do not pick a club, you will be automatically assigned to UC05, which is the unattached club*.  Once you pick a club, if that club has workout groups (not all do), you will […]

Invitations to Meets in Metropolitan and New England

Both Metropolitan (southern New York including NYC and Long Island)  and New England (all of New England minus Connecticut) LMSCs made specific points to invite Connecticut Master’s to their upcoming swim meets.  Highlights of the fall season include: Post SCY in Brookville, NY on October 5th, October Swim Fest at Simmons College in Boston on […]