Connecticut Swimming

Coach of the Year; Welcome New Clubs; Swimposium is Saturday; Banquet Reservations & Jackets

The Coach Representatives have announced the Coach of the Year election results, including a tie for the Age Group Coach of the Year. Selected by their peers, the winners are: Rob Riccobon, WHAT, Senior Coach of the Year; Dave Laudati, MJCC, and Jim Santiago, WHAT, Age Group Coaches of the Year. Congratulations!

Please welcome new clubs Shoreline Aquatic Club (SLAC), Head Coach Jen Lyman, and Stamford JCC Stingrays (SJCC), Head Coach Andrey Seryy.

Swimposium schedule and registration. It's not too late! Register for Saturday's events: House of Delegates, Officials Clinic, and Coaches Clinic.

House of Delegates update: Guest speaker: Mike Unger, USA Swimming Assistant Director and co-producer of the The Last Gold, will speak about the story and production of this documentary detailing the heroic efforts of the women’s 1976 U.S. Olympic swim team as they competed against the systematically-doped East Germans. After an entire competition of disappointing results, winning no races and facing critical media that heaped on additional pressure, the U.S. women rallied together to do as a team what they could not do individually – win gold. Courtesy of LA Film Festival  ( and USA Swimming.

The Annual Awards Banquet invitations are posted. The reservation deadline is October 3, 2016. Jacket orders are made directly through Boathouse.