CONNECTICUT NEWS

Hartford Masters Spring Tune Up Meet -April 9, 2017

Hartford Masters at Trinity College is hosting a spring SCY meet on April 9, 2017. SCHEDULE  Warm-up 9:30 am; meet starts 10:30 am; pool must be cleared by 2:00 pm. Deck entries must be in by 9:30 am!!  No deck entries will be accepted after this time. EVENT LIMIT Swimmers are permitted to enter a […]

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 […]

32nd Annual Groundhog Meet -Results

The 32nd Annual Groundhog Masters Swim Meet held on Sunday, February 5, at the Westport/Weston YMCA was a great success with 114 entered swimmers, 340 individual splashes and 12 relay splashes. Results  

U.S. MASTERS NEWS

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 […]

NESCM Champs-CONN Wins 2nd Place – Medium Clubs/5th- Overall

CONN Masters, led by top scorers Ann Louise Onton, Ben Wyckoff and Paul Epstein, took 2nd Place in the medium team category and fifth place overall(out of 61 clubs) in the New England Short Course Masters Championships held December 9-11, 2016 in Worcester, Mass.  Last year CONN was fourth in the medium team category and seventh […]