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Coach of the Year | Contributor of the Year | Distinguished Service | Appreciation Award

Local Service Awards

Any NE LMSC member or club can make nominations for the following awards by submitting a completed nomination form by the published deadline, March 11, 2018. Nomination announcements for all awards shall be published in the NE LMSC newsletter and displayed on this website as well as our Facebook page.

The NE LMSC board shall make the selections following the nomination deadline and will announce the winners at the NE LMSC Short Course Yards Championships, March 16-18, 2018.


Coach of the Year Award

The Coach of the Year Award recognizes the NE LMSC swimming coach who has demonstrated outstanding coaching qualities, club development, and overall NE LMSC participation during the preceding year and over the coach's career with their club. This award may be given annually to one individual based on competitive and non-competitive factors such as club size and growth, club participation and results in various events, personal involvement in publications, clinics, and lectures, and contributions to USMS and NE LMSC. The NE LMSC Coach of the Year recipient will be nominated for the USMS Coach of the Year Award by July 1.


Distinguished Service Award

The Distinguished Service Award recognizes outstanding long-term service to NE LMSC. This award may be given annually to one individual based on leadership, membership recruitment, program development, and promotion of Masters Swimming at the club, NE LMSC, and national levels. Nominees must have maintained current NE LMSC registration for the last ten years.


Contributor of the Year Award

The Contributor of the Year Award recognizes outstanding contributions to Masters Swimming during the preceding year. This award may be given annually to one individual based on support and leadership, membership recruitment, program development, and promotion of Masters Swimming at the club, NE LMSC, and national levels during the year under consideration.


Appreciation Award

The Appreciation Award is designed to express special thanks to individuals who have made significant contributions to NE LMSC. This award may be presented to multiple individuals who have made significant contributions toward the conduct, leadership, and support of NE LMSC or its registered clubs. Nominees must have maintained current NE LMSC registration for the last five years.


Please submit questions and suggestions to Awards & Recognitions Chair, Tara Mack.