CONNECTICUT NEWS

Connecticut Masters’ Games Swim Meet – May 21, 2017 (Deadline for Registration May 1)

The Connecticut Masters’ Games Swim meet will be held  on Sunday, May 21st at Central Connecticut State University.  Galen Rinaldi will be the race coordinator.  Please register by May 1, 2017.  No onsite registration. 10:45 AM: Doors Open 11:00 AM – 11:45 AM: Warm-Ups 12:00 PM: Start Swimmers can enter up to six events. 200 […]

Hartford Masters Spring Meet -April 9, 2017 (RESULTS)

Hartford Masters at Trinity College hosted their spring SCY meet on April 9, 2017.  It was great event attended by many CONN masters. 7 teams represented. 38 swimmers entered. 98 individual event splashes. 8 relay event splashes. RESULTS Thanks to Patrick McDevitt and officials for a great meet!  Patrick runs a masters group at Trinity, […]

Bill Krumm, former Westport/ Weston Y Coach and CONN Master

It is with great sadness that CONN Masters announces the passing of Bill Krumm.  He will be remembered as a great coach, a great swimmer, and a leader in the world of swimming.  Please see this article from USA Swimming World: USA Swimming Western Zone Development Consultant Bill Krumm has died. He joined USA Swimming in […]

SCM Top Ten 2016

Mike Laux (6-Individual and 1-Relay) and Anna Gryglewska (5 Individual and 3 Relay) led CONN swimmers in Top Ten awards for the 2016 Short Course Meters Season. Great job all! Individual Relay 2016 USMS Top 10 SCM for Connecticut LMSC This is a preliminary Top 10 listing for proofreading purposes only. Women 25-29 Place Event […]

U.S. MASTERS NEWS

CONN Swimmers Prepare for Nationals

Nine CONN swimmers will be heading to Riverside, California for the US Short Course Nationals on April 27-30, 2017.  Here are the swimmers, their events and estimated times. 1 Arenz, Thomas W M 59 Event 11 50 Fly 29.50 Event 15 100 Free 59.00 Event 23 100 IM 1:09.00 Event 33 50 Free 26.00 2 Cortland, […]

New England SCY Championships at Harvard – CONN Takes 10th Place

CONN had its best performance ever at the New England Short Course Yards Championships held at Harvard this March with a 10th Place overall finish and a record high 1699 Points.  Led by Mike Laux (170 Points). Arthur Gunzl (108), Ally Sega (98), Ben Wyckoff (94), Rob Duguay (84) and Christine Matarese (64), the team […]

USMS Levels 1 and 2 Coach Certification Course

USMS will have a Level 1 and 2 Coach Certification Course in Bridgewater, NJ  on Saturday, March 26, 2017 from 8:30-4:30.  This course is intended for any USMS member who currently coaches or runs a masters program or is interested in starting.  This course is also excellent for members who are not currently part of […]

New England SCM Individual Champs

Mike Laux led CONN Masters with six individual and two relay championships at the December 9-11 New England Short Course Meters Champions in Worcester, Massachusetts. Here is the list of individual and relay champs: Individual Champions Howard Alkoff  Men 80-84 400 Free,  50 Free, 200 Free, 200 Free Heather Bernstein  Woman’s 30-34 200 Free Rob Duguay […]