Islanders Aquatics has an awesome Masters program for swimmers age
18 and older! The group is diverse and consists of fitness
swimmers, triathletes, and competitive swimmers. Practices
are adapted to meet the needs of all swimmers from beginner to
Practices are offered Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 5:30-7:00
am at Sayville Middle School. Saturday morning practices are
6:30-8:00 am at Suffolk Community College in Brentwood.
The current session runs September through the first week in
August. Open water training sessions will be offered in July
Membership fees are as follows:
$175 for 3 months
$275 for 5 months (March-July)
Payment is acceptable as cash or a check to Amy Taylor.
New swimmers must be registered with USMS before starting practice.
You can click here http://www.usms.org/reg/register.php
Be sure to bring a copy of your registration to your first
free trial practice. If you have any questions email Amy
. Coach Amy and the group
look forward to meeting you!
About the Coach
Coach Amy has been coaching swimming for over 20 years. She has
coached at the age group, high school, and Masters levels. She has
experience with all skill levels from beginners to
Amy is a USMS certified coach who specializes in teaching all 4
competitive strokes. She has attended countless coaching clinics
where she has built upon her extensive knowledge of the sport. Amy
also has expertise in open water swimming and triathlon training.
She has an outstanding feel for the water and is gifted in teaching
others to feel, appreciate, and move the water (the secrets to fast
An accomplished athlete herself, Amy's passion lies in sharing her
experiences and love of the sport with her swimmers. She is
thankful for all the sport has done for her and takes joy in seeing
how swimming enhances the lives of others.
Amy's greatest athletic accomplishments include:
1st place Survival of the Shawangunks Triathlon
3 time consecutive Winner and Course Record Holder of the Tobay
1st place Montauk Lighthouse Triathlon
1st place Brooklyn Biathlon
1st place Carl Hart Duathlon
1st place Mighty Hamptons Triathlon
2nd place Mighty Montauk Triathlon
1st place John Daly Ocean Mile
1st place Long Beach Biathlon
Swim Across America 10K Top Finisher
Greenbelt Trail 50K Run Finisher
2nd place Tough Cookie 8K Run
USLA National Run-Swim-Run champion
3rd place Japan International Lifesaving Competition
U.S. Olympic Team Trials Qualifier
Amy has a Masters Degree in Education. She currently works at Block
Chiropractic Sports and Physical Therapy as a Receptionist and
Aide. She enjoys sharing her passion for sports, health, and
wellness with patients and staff. When Amy is not working,
coaching, and training, she enjoys spending time with her husband,
Pete and their beloved pitbull, Tilda.