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

Friday, April 10, 2009

April Fool's Classic at the Norton Pool, Huntington Y

Thanks to Bob Miller and Friends for another fun Tri/Masters Swim Meet at the Huntington YMCA. Bob sent the pictures below and following information out in an email after the meet:

To our Tri/Masters swimmers:
Well, another April Fool's Classic is in the books and it's time to get ready for the outdoor season.   I am including a copy of the individual results from last year so you can compare your times to this year's.  Am also inclunding this year's individual results as well as the relay results.  Congratulations to you all for a really great effort...hope you're not too sore tomorrow...
Relay results:  
Orange team - 27 points
Green team - 23 points
Individual results:    
Orange team - 81 points
Green team - 61 points
Total points:    
Orange team - 108 points
Green team - 84 points
Looks like Coach Bob's team (with less swimmers as well...) wins it this year...Coach Lynn - better luck next year.  Seriously, I hope all had a great day!  Look at the times from last should be proud!  Much improved!
I also want to thank our officials, Bea and Arthur Hartigan and our timers...Lynn Perszesty, Joye Brown, Lisa Krystal and Tammie Topel.  When you see these fine folk at the Y, please thank them...they are all volunteers!
May you all have a blessed Easter and Passover season!  Don't forget to sign up for the next session.  Be safe and see you in the water!
 - Coach Bob