Huntington Masters Swim Team

The Huntington Masters Swim Team ("HUMS"), an official club of US Masters Swimming, holds daily early-morning pool workouts year-round at the Huntington YMCA, 60 Main Street, Huntington (contact the Y at 631-421-4242 for Full Y membership fee information).

Indoor Pool Workouts in one of the Y’s two 25-yard pools begin at 5:30 a.m. weekdays and 7:00 a.m. weekends and last one to two hours. These workouts are open to all Full Y members.

Open-Water Swims are held from May to November at West Neck Beach and other local Long Island beaches. Outdoor swim schedules are posted on The Water-Blog.

Want to swim for the Home Team? You can! Join HUMS at

Tuesday, May 09, 2006

New York State Masters Championships

Here are the results of New York State Masters Championships at Eisenhower Park held on Sunday, April 30, 2006. Results are for our 2 intrepid Huntington Swimmers, Rob Martell and Ken Longo. Full results can be found on the Aquafit web site.

Rob Martell:

50 free 8th 27.86

50 breast 5th 35.40

100 breast 5th 1:16.64

100 IM 5th 1:11.14

Ken Longo:

50 free 3rd 25.29

100 free 2nd 57.71

50 back 1st 29.79

100 back 1st 1:06.60

200 back 1st 2:22.85

Monday, May 08, 2006

2006 Long Island Marathon

Sunday, May 7, 2006: Wow! What a day… there was great weather and over 4,000 finishers in the 34th running of the Long Island Marathon and Half Marathon. Best of all, Huntington Masters Swim Team and Triathletes were well represented.

Full Marathon

Richard Young 3:34:03

Half Marathon

Harry Slutter 1:33:46

Nancy Lipira 1:43:43

Lynn Perzesty 1:52:56

Tim Sullivan 1:53:55

Jim Imhof 2:07:46

Thanks to an email from Tim Sullivan, here are some additional LI Half Marathon results for some people I missed: (And please forgive me for missing you on the first go 'round -- in my defense, the size of the font in Newsday was really very small. Mike AKA Aquaboy)

Joe Conklin 1:43:47

Bill Imhof 1:51:27

Caroline Reilly 2:03

Jim Imhof 2:06:39