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

Saturday, October 13, 2007

Cedar Beach Triathlon: October 7, 2007

The inaugural Cedar Beach Sprint Triathlon took the Long Island Triathlon season into October at Cedar Beach Park in Miller Place, Long Island.

Racers completed a .75 mile swim in Long Island Sound, biked two loops on an 8.5 mile challenging bike course, and ran two loops on a 1.55 mile flat and fast run course. It was a great event to end the Long Island Triathlon season!

Listed below by Name and followed by their Time, and Overall Place are a few of our local Huntington Tri participants:

Lisa Kristel, 1:43:03, 50th

Karen Farrell, 1:44:33, 55th

Nancy Aboff, 1:50:02, 93rd

Janette Newell, 2:08:40, 160th