CONNECTICUT NEWS

Pig Iron (Results)/ Upcoming Open Water Swims

The Pig Iron Swimfest was held Sunday July 24 in Vernon, CT. Four races were held that featured many CONN swimmers. In the 3 mile, Jeff Stuart was first out of the water in a time of 1:20:53. Jeff Michaud was 2nd with a time of 1:21:15. Julie Madison was first female finisher with a […]

CT Nutmeg Games Aug 6 Meet-Register Now(Deadline August 2)

August 2, 2016 is the new registration deadline for the CT Nutmeg Games Masters Swim Meet, hosted by Central Connecticut State University. The meet will be held Saturday, August 6th and coordinated by Ally Sega. The location will be the Jack Suydam Natatorium in Kaiser Hall at Central Connecticut State University. 2016 Event Order: 400 […]

Compo Beach-July 10-Results

The 38th Annual Point to Point Swim was held at Compo Beach on July 10. Here are the results: Compo Beach Point to Point Results 2016 North Woods had the top time of 15:24. Mark Loftis was second with 15.47. Katy Luchansky had the top female time of 16.16. The 38th Annual Swim had a […]

Wilton LC Summer Sizzler-July 10-Results

The Wilton Wahoo Masters Annual Summer Sizzler Long Course Swim Meet was held Sunday, July 10. It started as a coldish overcast day, but by the end of the meet the sun was out. The race features some great swims and camaraderie. 48 Swimmers from 14 clubs participated. Great job by the event organizers with putting […]

U.S. MASTERS NEWS

Olympic Swim Clinic-Stay Tuned

Planning is underway for a Fall Masters Swim Clinic taught by a U.S. Olympic Swimmer. The 4 hour session will cost $149 and feature training and instruction by a selected US Olympian. The clinics are run by Project Streamline. They normally do clinics for youth swimmers. This will be their first foray into Masters Swimming. […]

Coaching Level 3 Certification Class

USMS will be having a Coaching Level 3 Certification Class on Sat., Oct. 29, 2016 in East Elmhurst, NY.  In order to take the Level 3 class, you must be a current USMS member and have passed Levels 1 and 2.  The class is going to be taught by Mel Goldstein and Bill Brenner, both of whom […]

NE Swim Weekend/Greenwich 1 Mile/Lady Liberty Sharkfest /NH LCM Meet (Results)

Another big swim weekend for CONN swimmers. 224 swimmers took on the Greenwich Point One Mile Saturday morning. 2016 Results Patrokul Stefanou finished first with a time of 16:52. Jessica Knapp was the top female finisher in 18:57. Many CONN Masters participated in the annual event including Jennifer Fredricks. Bethany Aronow, Paul Epstein, Ann Louise […]

Mystic Sharkfest-July 9, 2016-Results

Sharkfest came to Mystic, Connecticut on Saturday July 9, 2016 for its second annual race. Ominous weather forced a shortening of the route, turning the 1500 event into a 1000 meter swim. The event was held at Mystic Seaport. Swimmers entered time trial style every five seconds, and swam out passed the historic Charles Morgan […]