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, August 27, 2011

John Daly 1-Mile Ocean Swim: August 2011

Thanks to Margot for the picture and the report: "Here’s a group shot from the John Daly. In it from left to right are: Eric (last name unknown), Ani O’Brien, Kaitlyn Robinson, Margot Edlin, Evelyn Cruise, Susan Robinson, Rob Ripp and Keith ( I think). It was a good day for most of the pod." 

Here are local area swimmer results -- thanks to Bob Miller:

Name                                    overall         age group                  time
Rob Ripp                                    35th                  2nd                           26:13.2
Frank Caponi                           40th                  5th                           26:46.9
Lisa Valentine                           62nd                  2nd                           28:20.7
Andrea O’Brien                           88th                  3rd                           31:01.9
Kaitlyn Robinson                  94th                  2nd                           31:30.0
Margot Edlin                           104th                  4th                           32:22.4
Sue Robinson                           108th                  2nd                           32:43.0
Evelyn Cruise                           141st                  8th                           35:25.4