Monday, December 15, 2014

2014 Results, Records & Thanks You's - Updated

A few notable Thank You's:

  • Boston University Fit Rec Center Staff for ALL that they do.
  • Doug Sayles, NE-LMSC registrar
  • Our officials - led by Bob and Priscilla! 
  • Simmons Swim & Crew for providing back up timing on Saturday & Sunday
  • Joe Fraier from Swimwear in Motion for supporting your swim supply needs
  • Great Bay Masters - Bart & Jacqui & volunteers for the concession stand
  • NELMSC & NEM for all their support

The biggest Thank You goes to all of the swimmers (YOU!) who attend this meet and make it an exciting and fast weekend to be a part of! 

Meet Results are posted below.  Please notify us with any errors as soon as possible!   

Let us know how we did with this 2 question feedback survey:  http://goo.gl/forms/zHsxfsbHSE 


There were 3 World Records and 2 National Records Broken at the meet:


1) Men 25-29 100 Meter Back - David Russell, CMSC, with a time of 53.38
  • Previous Records: 
  • World: 54.23W 2011 LEONARDO SUMIDA
  • NATL: 55.26N 2009 KEVIN DOAK
  • NELMSC: 57.81L 2001 Benjamin Lo-Pinto

2) Women 100-119 400 Meter Free Relay - NEM-BUMS, with a time of 4:04.38
  • Wilson, Kelsey W22 
  • Roggensack, Kelsey J W24
  • Szekely, Ildiko W35 
  • Mancuso, Elizabeth A W29
  • Previous Records: 
  • World: 4:05.61W 2012 TRAFFORD METRO -GBR
  • NATL: 4:09.10N 2001 NEW ENGLAND MASTERS
3) Men 50-54 50 Meter Back - Fritz Bedford, UV Rays, has again bested his world and national record with a time of 27.28.  (Previous record 27.36W from 2013)

4) Men 50-54 400 IM - David Sims bested his record to 4:49.49 (previous record 4:50.40 from 2013)


3) Men 50-54 50 Meter Butterfly- Fritz Bedford, UV Rays, has bested another national record with a time of 26.04.  (Previous record 26.12 from 2007)


Meet Results: (Updated 12/15/14)

Scoring: (Updated 12/15/14)

  • Individual High Point Scores

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

2014 SCM Champs Pre-Meet Info

We are once again excited to bring you to Boston University for the SCM Championships and Colonies Zones Smackdown!

This is a lengthy post but it contains pertinent information - please review all of it prior to the meet this weekend!

Boston University has privileged us with the use of their facility so please represent USMS as respectful ambassadors and remain off of the pool deck until Warm Up begins!  This means 4:30 PM on Friday and 9:00 AM on Saturday and Sunday. 

There is NO posting of advertisements, flyers or posters without the approval of the Boston University Aquatics Director.  

Please see the previous post (below) for final entry information, psych sheets, split sheets and an estimated timeline.


Important Notes:
  1. Every person must sign a BU waiver upon entry to the pool area!
  2. Every event requires positive check in.  Check-In for the 800 Free on Friday will close at 4:30 PM, and on Saturday/Sunday both the men's and women's 400 Free will close at 9:15 AM.  All other events will close approximately one hour before the event is expected to begin.
  3. The 800 Free is run fastest to slowest, alternating heats of women and men. 
  4. PARKING:  On Friday, December 12, 2014: 4:30pm-9:30pm  - $12 pay-on-entry (POE) at Agganis Arena garage or $10 POE at Babcock Street Lot.  On Saturday, December 13, 2014: 9am-6pm - $12 POE at Arena and $10 POE at Babcock.  On Sunday, December 14, 2014: 9am-5pm – $12 POE at Arena and $10 POE at Babcock.
  5. There will be concessions with snacks and drinks on Saturday & Sunday. There will also be a swim suit vendor selling various apparel and supplies.
  6. Chairs are provided on deck. 
  7. There is NO DIVING in the warm up lanes during the meet.


Team Scoring Divisions
Same as last year NEM Workout groups will be scored together with USMS clubs as teams. There will be four team size divisions: Squad [1-3 swimmers entered], Small Team [4-10 swimmers], Medium Team [11-25 swimmers] and Large Team [26+ swimmers].

There will be an awards ceremony Sunday after the completion of the last relay in which the top three teams in each division will be recognized. The top scoring individual male and female will also be recognized.


Club & Workout Group Affiliation
You may only compete as part of your USMS registered team or workout group. If you need to change your USMS registration contact the NE-LMSC Registrar at NEregistrar@usms.org ASAP! Once the meet has begun you will not be able to change your affilitation.


We are excited to see you soon!
-Great Bay Masters Swimming, Inc [Host Team]
-Crystie McGrail [meet director] greatbaymastersswimteam@gmail.com

Tuesday, October 7, 2014

2014 SCM Champs-Zones North Meet Info & Entries

Psych Sheets and Entries by Team  have been updated 12/12/14


PLEASE CONFIRM THAT YOUR CLUB AND WORKOUT GROUP ARE CORRECT!  
***once you complete your first event at the meet we are not able to correct any errors***






Colonies Zones Smackdown

For the first time there will be two Colonies Zone Meets, our meet in Boston (Zones-North) and a meet in Virginia (Zones-South) where swimmers will go "virtually" head to head and Zone Champions will be crowned!  Meet results will be compiled and bragging rights will be awarded to the winner!

Lets show those "Southerners" what's up in Boston! 

Host Hotel Information$99.00/night
The Inn at Longwood Medical, 342 Longwood Avenue, Boston, MA 02115

Make a reservation by calling (800) 468-2378 or (617) 731-4700. Or via email to Gayle Sinclair or on the website www.innatlongwood.com  use group code SCMC1212  




FAQ:

  1. Q: I forgot to include an event in my registration. I would like to add an event.  A:  We are no longer accepting add events.  An entry form with "Additional Event" written on the top and applicable event fee can be mailed in, postmarked by November 29th.   
  2. Q: My seed time is incorrect.  A: Email correct seed time prior to Monday 12/8 or you can note it on-site during positive check in. 
  3. Q: My Workout Group/Team is incorrect.  A: You may only compete as part of your USMS registered team or workout group.  Check your USMS registration card, if you need to change your USMS registration contact the NE-LMSC Registrar (NEregistrar@usms.org).
  4. Q: Can I switch one event for another?  A: No.  Please see Question 1 if you would like to add an event.   

2014 T-Shirt Design Contest - closed!  
See our facebook page for more information:  https://www.facebook.com/SCMChamps 

The 2014 Winning Design:

Sunday, September 28, 2014

Host Hotel Deal - $99/night - Inn at Longwood


$99.00/night

The Inn at Longwood Medical
342 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115


Make Hotel’s reservations at (800) 468-2378 or (617) 731-4700. Or via email to Gayle Sinclair or on the website www.innatlongwood.com 

use group code SCMC1212

CUT-OFF DATE: November 21, 2014

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

2014 T-Shirt Contest will start Oct 1!



We will once again be doing the T-Shirt Design Contest to win a FREE entry to the meet! 

Guidelines will be posted October 1st!

Monday, September 1, 2014

Save the Date: December 12-14, 2014


Save The Date:  
The 2014 NE-LMSC Short Course Meters Champs 
will be returning to the BU Fit Rec Center on 
December 12th-14th.  

Meet Information will be coming soon.  
Entries will open November 1st.  

Hope to see you all there!  

Monday, December 16, 2013

2013 SCM Champs & Colonies Zones Meet Results

A few notable Thank You's:

  • Boston University Fit Rec Center Staff
  • Doug Sayles, NELMSC registrar (and Tracy Grilli!!!)
  • Our officials - led by Bob and Priscilla! 
  • Simmons Swim & Crew for providing back up timing on Saturday & Sunday
  • Beach Party Swimwear for showing up with the latest and greatest swim supplies
  • Great Bay Masters - Bart & Jacqui for running the concession stand
  • NELMSC & NEM for support
The biggest Thank You goes to all of the swimmers (YOU!) who support this meet and make it an exciting and fast weekend to be a part of! 


Unofficial Results:

  • World, National and Zone Records Bested
    • Eric Nilsson, Men's 25-29
      • 400 Free 3:57.03 (National record 3:58.23)
    • Kim Crouch, Women's 50-54
      • 200 Breaststroke 2:52.59 (National record 2:56.79)
      • 50 Breaststroke 36.71 (National record 36.92)
      • 100 Breaststroke 1:20.65 (National record 1:20.72)
    • Fritz Bedford, Men's 50-54
      • 50 Backstroke 27.36 (World Record 27.71)
    • David Sims, Men's 50-54
      • 400 IM 4:50.40 (National record 4:51.57)
    • New England Masters Swim Club
      • Women's 240+ 200 Medley Relay 2:22.18 (World Record 2:27.93) made up of Tracy Grilli, Barbara Hummel, Joel Feldmann and Jacki Hirsty.
      • Men's 100+ 800 Freestyle Relay 7:43.72 (World Record 7:50.37) made up of Tobias Work, Michael Emmons, Dan Moran and Eric Nilsson. 

Please provide any comments/corrections on these results to Meet Director [click for email]