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Oct 16, 2020 - UPDATED October Dual Meet Sessions
Please see below the updated session times and age groups for next weekends dual meet! Any questions please ask! Saturday 16&O – 7:00am warm-up, 8:00am start Saturday 14-15yr Olds – 10:00am warm-up...
Sep 14, 2020 - 2020 Fall Group Assignments Posted
Please visit the 2020 Fall Tab in order to find your swimmers placement for the upcoming Fall season. Registration has officially opened. You can register online by using this link Online Registrat...
Sep 7, 2020 - Modified Practice Schedule Reminder - Labor Day Update
Just a reminder we will be starting the modified practice schedule on Tuesday 9/8. The schedule is listed below. Group Practice Times and Locations Orange M-Th: 5:55-6:55pm @ YDAC Yellow M-Th: 4:35-5...
Jun 1, 2020 - Group Assignments: 6/1/20
Group Assignments: 6/1/20 Please understand we cannot run practices in the traditional manner at this time. We hope to return to that format at some point, but until then, the swimmers training abili...
May 29, 2020 - 2020 Summer Season
Please visit the 2020 Summer Tab on our website for vital information regarding this up coming season. This page will be updated as needed throughout the summer with details pertaining to practices...
Mar 12, 2020 - SWIM PRACTICES CANCELLED TODAY
3/12/20 All swim team practices have been cancelled today out of an abundance of caution. We will be in contact regarding practice tomorrow and any events.
Mar 11, 2020 - Urgent update regarding Age Groups and All-stars Cancellations
Unfortunately CT Swimming and Chelsea Piers have made the decision to cancel Age Groups. Our YMCA has also made the decision to follow the directives from health officials and will be cancelling the ...
Feb 26, 2020 - Regional Championship Important Information
CT Regional Championships PLEASE HELP AND SIGNUP FOR OUR TIMING ASSIGNMENTS! LOCATION: Masuk High School - 1014 Monroe Tpke, Monroe, CT SESSION TIMES: Friday - All ages Warm up: 5:00pm Saturday and...
Feb 24, 2020 - Regional Location and Session Times
CT Regional Championships LOCATION: Masuk High School - 1014 Monroe Tpke, Monroe, CT SESSION TIMES: Friday - All ages Warm up: 5:00pm Saturday and Sunday AM - 12&Under Girls & 13&Over Boys Warm up-...
Feb 18, 2020 - Regional Entry Posted on Meet Page
Regional Entry has been loaded to the meet page. Location and times will be announced later this week.
Feb 6, 2020 - CPAC Meet Info
Here is the information for this weekend's swim meet at Chelsea Piers in Stamford. CPAC Age Group Qualifier RYWC Entries Preliminary Timeline Parking Map (PLEASE VIEW AND FOLLOW!) LOCATION: Chelsea ...
Feb 5, 2020 - Championship Meet Pages Updated and Deadlines Approaching
Championship Meet pages have been updated and signup deadlines are approaching quickly. Deadlines are FIRM. Many of the meets have qualifying times and links to currently qualified swimmers have b...
Jan 24, 2020 - 11-12 Y States Warm-up Time Change Reminder
9-12 YMCA States: Location: Cheshire Community Pool 520 South Main Street Cheshire, CT 06410 Meet Info: Sat/Sun AM (11-12’s): 9:00am Warm Up; 10:00am Start Sat/Sun PM (9-10’s): 1:00pm Warm Up; 2:00pm ...
Jan 15, 2020 - 13&Over Y State Information
Please see the following information regarding the 13&Over Y State Meet this Saturday. Location: 14 Allen Raymond Lane. Westport, CT 06880 PARKING: Meet parking is at the Red Barn – 292 Wilton Road....
Jan 9, 2020 - January Distance and IM Tough Meet Information
Here is the information for this weekend's swim meets Friday's Distance Meet Warm-up: 4:30pm Start 5:15pm All swimmers should report for warm-up. The evenings session is quick enough to allow all swi...
Dec 9, 2019 - 2019 December Holiday Break Practice Schedule
Please click on the following mistletoe link for the modified 2019 December Holiday Break practice schedule. Happy Holidays!!!
Dec 5, 2019 - Winter Invite Meet Information
Winter Invite Meet Information Here is the information for the meet this weekend at YDAC: UPDATED Session Times: Friday Warm-up 4:30 Start 5:30 Approximate End 6:45pm Saturday and Sunday ALL AGES ...
Nov 20, 2019 - WYW Thanksgiving Invite Meet Info
Here is some information regarding the swim meet at Wilton this weekend WYW Thanksgiving Invite Location: Wilton YMCA (Riverbrook YMCA) 404 Danbury Road, Wilton, CT 06897 Session Times: Friday 12 & un...
Nov 20, 2019 - Thanksgiving Break Practice Schedule
Below is the Thanksgiving break practice schedule by squad. We wish everyone a very happy Thanksgiving, and are thankful here at the RYWC to have all of as part of our swimming family. Squad Wedne...
Nov 6, 2019 - Candlewood Cup Information MUST READ!!!
Candlewood Cup Information Please read through the information below carefully! 12&Under Warm-up on Saturday and Sunday Morning We will being warm-up for the 12&Unders at 7:10am on Saturday and Sunday...
Oct 24, 2019 - Virtual Championship Information
YMCA Virtual Championship Information Please read over the information below: 13&Over and 12&Under sessions have been combined and are on SATURDAY ONLY. The SUNDAY session is cancelled. ALL AGES War...
Oct 7, 2019 - Lost Hoodie & Car Keys
One of our officials had their zip up hoodie placed on the widow sill in the lobby this weekend and it was gone after the LAP meet on Saturday finished. It is blue and says "Eastern Zone Championship...
Oct 2, 2019 - Swim Meet Information: TIME CHANGE FOR SATURDAY LAP MEET!
Our first swim meets of the Short Course Season are here! We are excited to see our swimmers compete and show what they have been working on in practice! Please read over all of the information belo...
Sep 27, 2019 - Practices are back on!
Power has been restored and practices will run as normally scheduled today. We apologise for any inconveniences.
Sep 27, 2019 - Practices are back on!
Due to a power outage we will have to cancel practices today, Friday 9/27. Tomorrow, Saturday National, National Prep and CTAG will have normal practice. All other groups will not have practice due to...
Sep 10, 2019 - Metro Swim Shop Team Portal
Below is the link to the Team Portal at Metro Swim Shop. Team apparel, suits and equipment can be ordered by logging in. If you have not logged in before you will need to register your email address...
Sep 9, 2019 - Fins have arrived and can be picked up
Fins ordered from metro swim shop have arrived and can be picked up in the lobby. The fins are all labeled. Thank you, Gordon
Sep 4, 2019 - Weather Update: Practices are ON today!
We will be holding practices as regularly scheduled today! We are closely monitoring the weather for Brookfield today during practice time. The latest update shows a 30-40% chance of rain and thunder...
Aug 30, 2019 - Olympian-led Starts and Turns Swim Camp!
Hello Makos Families! This is a reminder email to sign up for our Fitter and Faster Starts and Turns swim camp at the Greenknoll YMCA on September 28 & 29 led by an Olympian!! We are very ex...
Aug 27, 2019 - Short Course Begins & Suit Fitting on 9/3
Short Course Season Begins on September 3rd! Suit fitting and equipment sale will also be on September 3rd starting at 3:30pm. Registration is open and forms can be dropped off at the Outdoor Pool or...
Aug 1, 2019 - 2019 LC Age Group Championships Results
2019 LC Age Group Championship Results Great job to all of our swimmers at Age Groups! It was an awesome meet for our swimmers and our team. Thank you to all of the parents that volunteered and hel...
Jul 19, 2019 - Practice Tomorrow (SATURDAY)
Tomorrow's, Saturday morning practice is for AGE GROUP and SHOWCASE swimmers only from 7:30-9:00am.
Jul 8, 2019 - Regional information updated on meet page
Please visit the Regional Meet page for updated information including entries, locations, and warm-up/start times. More information will be out later this week.
Jul 5, 2019 - Distance Qualifier Meet Information
Here is the information for tomorrow's Distance Qualifier at Wesleyan: Location: Freeman Athletic Center, 161 Cross St. Middletown, CT Attached is the FINAL psych sheet for the 1500 tomorrow at Wes...
Jun 28, 2019 - OPEN WATER MEET INFORMATION
Jun 25, 2019 - Mountain Creek Trip Tomorrow
Tomorrow, we will run all practice groups as scheduled. For swimmers attending the Mountain Creek Trip tomorrow: 1. Meal ticket is provided for lunch but swimmers can bring money for additionals or ...
Jun 21, 2019 - LAST DAY TO SIGN UP FOR MOUNTAIN CREEK!
REMINDER: TODAY IS THE LAST DAY TO SIGNUP FOR THE MOUNTAIN CREEK TRIP. PLEASE SEE EVENT PAGE FOR MORE INFORMATION!
Jun 20, 2019 - MSM Psych Sheet and Friday timeline
MIDDLE SCHOOL MADNESS PSYCH SHEET FRIDAY TIMELINE PLEASE SEE PREVIOUS NEWS FOR MORE INFORMATION
Jun 19, 2019 - Swim Meet Information
MIDDLE SCHOOL MADNESS & SUMMER SIZZLER MEET INFORMATION MSM Entries MSM Relays Sizzler Entries Middle School Madness Friday OPEN 800 Freestyle - Warm-up: 1:00pm Start: 2:00pm 11-14 timed finals D...
Jun 4, 2019 - LAST CALL FOR OPEN WATER MEET! DEADLINE EXTENDED TO WEDNESDAY!
THIS IS A LAST CALL FOR THE OPEN WATER MEET ON JUNE 29TH! SIGNUPS WILL CLOSE AT MIDNIGHT TOMORROW (WEDNESDAY)! Swimmers who are interested should speak to their coaches. Eligible events are: 11&Over 5...
May 30, 2019 - CT YMCA LC CHAMPIONSHIPS INFORMATION
CT YMCA LC CHAMPIONSHIPS INFORMATION RYWC ENTRIES PSYCH SHEET SESSION REPORT SESSION TIMES: Friday Warm-up: 4:00pm Start: 5:00pm ***Warm-up lanes available in main pool after 5:00pm*** Saturday an...
May 16, 2019 - Mako May Invite Information
Mako May Invite Meet Information IF YOU HAVE NOT SIGNED UP FOR A VOLUNTEER POSTION FOR THIS WEEKEND PLEASE DO SO ASAP. UNFILLED POSITIONS WILL BE ASSIGNED AFTER TODAY. Session Times: Friday Warm-u...
May 3, 2019 - Senior Invite and Decathlon Meet Information
Senior Invite and Decathlon Meet Information Session Timelines: Session 1: Senior Distance and 12&Under Decathlon. Warm-up: 4:00pm Start: 5:00pm (SEE ARRIVAL TIMES BELOW) Session 2: Senior Invite. ...
Mar 13, 2019 - Eastern Zones Championships
EASTERN ZONE CHAMPIONSHIPS I have reopened the signups for Eastern Zone Championships. Swimmers must have achieved 1 qualifying time to attend. If you are unsure if your swimmers has qualified pleas...
Mar 2, 2019 - Regionals delayed 30-min mote
Saturday Regionals has been delayed by another 30-minutes. Please take your time getting to the pool. AM warm-up now 10:30. PM warm-up now 3:45. If you will be late or need to be scratched please emai...
Mar 1, 2019 - Regional Championships IMPORTANT INFORMATION
Please read all of the information below regarding Regional Championships. We have a coaches meeting this evening to discuss the weather tomorrow and to put an action plan in place. Any changes will...
Mar 1, 2019 - Saturday Regional 2-hour delay
Tomorrow's Regional Meet: After discussing safety measures with Pool Director, Meet Ref and coaches we have decided to push back Saturdays sessions 2 hours. SATURDAY SESSION 2 (12/U Girls & 13/O B...
Feb 20, 2019 - Regional Championships Location, Times and Entries
CT Regional Championships 3/1-3/3 Location: Cheshire Community Pool 520 South Main St, Cheshire, CT 06410 Session Times: Subject to change Friday All ages 5:00pm Warm-up Saturday and Sunday 12/...
Feb 20, 2019 - Practice schedule change today 2/20 due to weather
Due to the incoming weather today (2/20) we are going to run a modified practice schedule. National & National Prep 3:30-5:00pm Green 5:00-5:45pm CTAG 5:00-6:30pm (NO DRYLAND) Junior 5:45-7:00pm (NO D...
Feb 6, 2019 - 2019 Long Course Registration Information
The 2019 Long Course season will begin on April 8th, and will run through the end of July (early August for Zone and Y National qualifiers). Please find below the registration packet as well as the pr...
Feb 1, 2019 - 8&Under Y States Information
Here is the information for 8&Under Y States Location: Greenknoll Aquatic Center Session Times: DOORS WILL OPEN AT 8:00AM 8:30am Warm-up 9:15am Start All athletes should be dressed, on deck, and check...
Jan 29, 2019 - PRACTICES CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER
CTAG, JUNIOR, MINI MAKOS, and SPECIAL NEEDS will not practice this evening due to the weather. We want everyone to be safe and normal practices will resume tomorrow.
Jan 29, 2019 - Weather Report / Practice
We are closely monitoring the weather and will have a final decision regarding CTAG, Junior, Mini Makos, and Specials Needs at 4:30pm . At this time we are planning on holding practice as scheduled....
Jan 23, 2019 - Parents Meeting to Discuss Zone Championships
Parents Meeting to Discuss Zone Championships Coach Gordon will be holding an informational meeting for parents to discuss the details of the Zone Championships. All parents are welcome to attend t...
Jan 23, 2019 - Current CT Senior Qualifiers
Jan 23, 2019 - 9-12 Y States Information
Below is the information for 9-12 Y States this weekend: Location: Cheshire Community Pool 520 South Main Street Cheshire, CT 06410 Session Times: Sat/Sun AM (11-12’s): 8:00am Warm Up; 9:00am St...
Jan 18, 2019 - LAST CALL FOR BULLDOG INVITE!
THIS IS A LAST CALL FOR 9-12 SWIMMERS TO BE ADDED TO THE BULLDOG INVITE ON FEBRUARY 9-10TH!!! We have been accepted into the meet and need to submit our final entry. PLEASE EMAIL COACH GORDON TO BE ...
Jan 16, 2019 - Y-Middies MEET FULL. 9-12 Swimmers now attending NEW MEET
IMPORTANT MEET CHANGE!!! The Y-Middies Meet filled with NY State teams before the out-of-state entries were allowed and we are now looking for another meet the same weekend. Right now we are planning...
Jan 10, 2019 - Distance Meet and IM Tough Information
Here is the information for our meets this weekend: January Distance Meet Warm-up 4:00pm Start 5:00pm There is no practice tomorrow due to the meet. Entries, psych sheet, and session report are poste...
Jan 10, 2019 - Lose To Win
Lose To Win! Bring a friend or family member and get ready for a fun new year! For the eleventh year in a row, the Regional YMCA is pleased to offer the Lose to Win program. Lose to Win is a 12-week...
Dec 18, 2018 - 2018 Holiday Break Practice Schedule
Holiday Break Practice Schedule December 21-January 2 nd Mini Mako and Special Needs Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 12/21 OFF 12/22 OFF 12/23 OFF 12/24 OFF 12/2...
Nov 28, 2018 - Important Winter Invite Information
Here is important information regarding the RYWC Winter Invite this weekend UPDATED SESSION TIMES: Friday - No change Saturday - Combined 12/U & 13/O Session 2&3 Warm-up 7:30am Start 8:30am ...
Nov 16, 2018 - This Weekend's Hosted Swim Meets
Here is the information about this weekend's hosted swim meets: Entries are available on each meet page. Parking will be in the lower and side lots of the YMCA Main Building. No deck chairs allowed....
Nov 9, 2018 - Fitness Express Pass for 10-12 year-olds
FITNESS EXPRESS PASS FOR 10-12 YEAR-OLDS Students will work with certified Personal Trainer Alex to understand proper use of equipment, correct form when using weights and strength equipment as well a...
Oct 25, 2018 - Virtual Championships Entries Posted
Virtual Championship Entries have been posted to the meet page.
Oct 23, 2018 - Virtual Championships information and updated MIT qualifier list
This Friday is our team's YMCA Virtual Championship Meet! This is a huge event for our team and is always a ton of fun for all ages. At this meet, swimmers will compete as a team to see how we matc...
Oct 18, 2018 - This Weekend's Swim Meets
Here is some information regarding this weekend's swim meets. Friday's 1650 Freestyle Meet Warm-up: 4:30pm Start: 5:30pm Psych Sheet for planning purposes. Swimmers should plan to arrive at least ...
Oct 10, 2018 - Parking at YDAC
This is a reminder that no cars should be parked on any grass areas at the YDAC , especially around the circle which is a fire lane. Parents are encouraged to drop their swimmers off at the front do...
Oct 3, 2018 - This Weekend's Swim Meets
Here is some information regarding the upcoming swim meets this weekend. Preliminary entries have been posted under each meet page. With all of our meets, swimmers are expected to be on deck, dresse...
Aug 27, 2018 - Current MIT Qualifiers
Attached is a current list of swimmers qualified for the MIT Meet in December. This is for planning purposes only and includes all of each swimmers eligible events. Swimmers still have until the IM...
Aug 21, 2018 - 2018-2019 Swimmer Placements
2018-2019 SHORT COURSE SEASON INFO We are very excited for the upcoming short course season, and hope that you are as well. We have made a few modifications to the program based on feedback from t...
Jul 19, 2018 - This Weekend's Swim Meet Information
Here is the information for the 10&Under SCY Finale tomorrow and the WHAT Summer Showcase this weekend: 10&Under SCY Finale Location: Greenknoll Aquatic Center Session times: Warm-up: 5:00pm (Please d...
Jul 17, 2018 - Updated session times for WHAT Summer Showcase
Below are the updated session times for the WHAT Summer Showcase at Wesleyan University this weekend. Final entries have been posted on the meet page. NEW TIMES AND SESSIONS Friday : NO CHANGES 3:1...
Jun 29, 2018 - Regional Entries Posted
Entry lists for Regionals have been posted under the meet page. 13&OVER FRIDAY ONLY (RYWC PAGE 11) 13&OVER SATURDAY AND SUNDAY 12&UNDER SATURDAY AND SUNDAY
Jun 29, 2018 - Swim team update Week of July 2nd
Week of July 2 nd update The summer practice schedule goes into effect on Monday July 2 nd . Please remember that no cars are permitted on the camp ground starting on Saturday June 30 th . All par...
Jun 28, 2018 - 13&Over Regionals Location and Times
Our 13&Overs will compete at Wesleyan University for Regionals. There session times are below: 13&Over Schedule: WAC Friday Evening, 400 IM: 4:30pm Warm-up, 5:15pm Start. 400 Free: 6:15pm Warm-...
Jun 25, 2018 - June 25th Weekly Update
June 25 th Weekly Update Practices for the week of June 25 th : All practices will follow the normal schedule for this week. The summer schedule will begin on Monday July 2 nd . 4 th of July pra...
Jun 24, 2018 - Sunday finals will run as scheduled
Good afternoon, The chance of storms is becoming less as we get closer to finals. We are going to go ahead with finals as scheduled and hope that our good luck with the weather will continue this even...
Jun 22, 2018 - Weather tomorrow and Sunday
Good evening, Quick update on the weather tomorrow and our action plan. Best case scenario we will run the meet as scheduled. If thunderstorms prevent us from running as scheduled we will have a coach...
Jun 21, 2018 - This Weekend's Swim Meet Information
Good afternoon, Please carefully read all of the information below that covers all of this weekend’s meets. We hope to create the best meet experience for all of our swimmers, coaches and spectator...
Jun 18, 2018 - Entries posted for this weekend
Entries for this weekend can be found under the meet pages.
Jun 18, 2018 - MAKO SWIM TEAM UPDATE - Week of June 18th
Mako Swim Team Update - For the week of June 18 th : This week practices will run at their normal times Monday – Wednesday. THURSDAY - Bubble Down BBQ Party: This party is open to all and is free....
May 18, 2018 - May invite time information ( YMCA POWER BACK ON)
Good morning coaches, The YMCA has power and we will follow option A. Option A: Best case scenario and power is restored by noon tomorrow. Friday evenings session is cancelled and the events are moved...
May 17, 2018 - May Invite This Weekend
Good afternoon everyone, As you may have heard the town of Brookfield, and surrounding towns were hit by a severe storm/tornado this past Tuesday. I am happy to report that the YMCA and Aquatic Center...
May 16, 2018 - All practices cancelled today 5/16
All practices are cancelled today due to the storm and lost of per at the YMCA.
May 3, 2018 - This Weekend's Swim Meet Information
Here is the information for this weekend's swim meets. Please read carefully! Parking this weekend: ONLY COACHES AND MEET OFFICIALS MAY PARK OUT AT YDAC. SWIMMER DROP OFF ONLY AT YDAC. Friday eve...
Apr 26, 2018 - This Weekend's Swim Meet Information
Our first long course meets of the season begin this weekend! Please review the information below for all of the three meets taking place. Spring Distance Meet CLICK HERE for entries CLICK HERE for...
Apr 11, 2018 - Spring Decathlon Updated Session Times
SPRING DECATHLON 4/28 & 29 UPDATED SESSION TIMES: Saturday: 11/12 session - 12:30pm warm-up, 1:15pm start 13/Over session - 4:30pm warm-up, 5:15pm start Sunday: 11/12 session - 11:30am warm...
Apr 11, 2018 - TEEN STRENGTH TRAINING
TEEN STRENGTH TRAINING Ages: 12-15 Dates: April 17-19 Time: 8:30-10:00am Information: Open to anyone ages 12-15 including children not on the swim team. You may register by calling the front desk (2...
Mar 25, 2018 - REVISED LONG COURSE PRACTICE SCHEDULE
Due to weather related school closings, and program space limitations the long course practice schedule has been revised. Please make note of the new schedules: April 2nd - June 26 June 27 - July 30
Mar 24, 2018 - All-Star Championships Afternoon Parking
Please be aware that there is a track meet this weekend at Wesleyan. Parking for the afternoon sessions may be challenging so please plan for additional arrival time.
Mar 23, 2018 - All-Star Championship Information
All-Star Championship Information Location: Wesleyan University - Freeman Athletic Center 161 Cross Street Middletown, CT 06459 https://goo.gl/maps/uK9KBmWYDNJ2 Session Times: Friday: Session 1 & 2 C...
Mar 23, 2018 - No Mini Mako, Green, JR1&2, Senior Prep/Varsity practice today
There will be no Mini Mako, Green, JR1&2, Senior Prep/Varsity practice today due to the Coaches being at the All-Star Meet. National will have regular practice Zone swimmers will swim from 4:30-6:00pm...
Mar 22, 2018 - All-Star Entries Posted
CLICK HERE to view entries for the All-Star Championships. More information will be released today.
Mar 21, 2018 - All Star Championship Changes To Timeline
All-Star Championship Meet Session Times Friday: Session 1 & Session 2 COMBINED: 1650, 11/12 Stroke 200’s and 11/O 400IM: 3:00pm Warm-up 3:45pm Start Session 3: 8 and Under: 5:45pm Warm-up 6:30pm Star...
Mar 13, 2018 - All Mako Practices are on as normal today (Tuesday 3/13/18)
All Mako practices are on as scheduled today (Tuesday 3/13/18)
Mar 7, 2018 - All Mako Practices Cancelled Today (Wednesday 3/7/18)
All practices have been cancelled today (Wednesday 3/7/18) due to the weather. Enjoy the day off and stay safe!
Mar 1, 2018 - Regional Championship Information
Regional Championship Information Location: Cheshire Community Pool 520 South Main St, Cheshire, CT 06410 Session times: Friday All Ages: 5:00pm Warm-up (ARRIVE 4:30PM) Saturday and Sunday 12/U G...
Feb 22, 2018 - Regional Championship Location and Times Posted
CT Regional Championships 3/2-4/18 Location: Cheshire Community Pool 520 South Main St, Cheshire, CT 06410 Session Times: Friday All Ages: 5:00pm Warm-up Saturday and Sunday 12/U GIRLS & 13/O BOYS:...
Feb 16, 2018 - EASTERN ZONE SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS
The decision has been made to attend the Eastern Zone Swimming Championship in Webster, NY over the NASA Age Group Championship in St.Petersburg, Florida. CT Swimming is going to provide finacial trav...
Feb 14, 2018 - REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS SIGNUP DEADLINE FINAL REMINDER
THIS IS A FINAL REMINDER THAT THE REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP DEADLINE IS MIDNIGHT TOMORROW If you have trouble signing your swimmer up on the event page please contact Coach Gordon . I will update the qu...
Feb 11, 2018 - WHAT SUNDAY FINALS 5:00PM WARM-UP
Finals warm-up will begin at 5:00pm this evening
Feb 10, 2018 - WHAT MEET SUNDAY TIMELINE
Thank you all for your patience over the past few days. I realize the past few hours have not been ideal and please know that I sincerely appreciate your flexibility and you dedication to our swimmer...
Feb 10, 2018 - WHAT SATURDAY 10/U SESSION DELAYED
The 10/Under Saturday Session will be delayed. Please do not have your swimmers arrive until 3:40pm. The goal is to have a 3:55 warm-up time... and a 4:30 start
Feb 10, 2018 - WHAT SATURDAY 11/12 Session Delayed
The 11/12 Saturday Session will be delayed. Please do have your swimmers arrive until 11:30am. The goal is to have a 12:00 warm-up time...
Feb 10, 2018 - WHAT SATURDAY FINALS DELAYED
SATURDAY FINALS WILL BE DELAYED.... NEW WARM-UP TIME 7:20 PM NEW START TIME : 8:00PM
Feb 8, 2018 - Regional Championship Signups, Location, and Eligible Swimmers
The deadline to sign up for CT Regional Championships is midnight on February 15th. After this deadline we will not be able to add any additional swimmers to the meet. Please make sure to commit you...
Feb 8, 2018 - WHAT MEET UPDATE #3
WHAT MEET UPDATE #3 Location: Wesleyan University - Freedman Athletic Center 161 Cross St. Middletown, CT Session Times: Friday Distance Warm-Up- 4:00pm- 4:50pm Start- 5:00pm Saturday Morning 13 an...
Feb 7, 2018 - WHAT MEET UPDATE #2
WHAT MEET UPDATE #2 Please take a moment to view the visitors guide below: CLICK HERE TO VIEW VISITORS GUIDE TO WESLEYAN The following information is in regards to Friday evening's session: CLICK HERE...
Feb 7, 2018 - PRACTICE CANCELLED TODAY 2/7/28
A FINAL DECISION HAS BEEN MADE TO CANCEL ALL PRACTICES THIS AFTEROON. THE YMCA IS CANCELLING ALL AFTERNOON ACTIVITIES AFTER 6PM AS WELL.
Feb 7, 2018 - Practice today is ON at this time (Final decision to be made at 2:30pm)
Practice's for this afternoon (2/7/18) are on as scheduled at this current time. A final decision will be made at 2:30pm based on the weather.
Feb 6, 2018 - WHAT MEET UPDATE #1
Feb 2, 2018 - 8&Under YMCA Championship Meet Information
8&Under YMCA Championship Meet Information CLICK HERE FOR LETTER FROM MEET DIRECTOR CLICK HERE FOR ENTRY LIST Location: Canterbury School 101 Aspetuck Ave. New Milford, CT 06776 CLICK HERE FOR PARK...
Jan 25, 2018 - 9-12 YMCA State Championship Information
9-12 CT YMCA State Championship Information Location: Cheshire Community Pool 520 South Main Street Cheshire, CT 06410 Session Times: Sat/Sun AM (11-12’s): 8:00am Warm Up; 9:00am Start Sat/Sun PM (9-1...
Jan 25, 2018 - Fitter and Faster Clinic in Ridgefield
Hello YMCA Swimmers and Parents! Exciting opportunity for our swimmers...the Fitter and Faster Swim Tour will be in Ridgefield on February 16th and 17th ...with The lead clinician is four-...
Jan 25, 2018 - LAST CALL TO BE ADDED TO WHAT MEET (9&over) OR 8/Under YMCA STATE CHAMPIONSHIPS
The deadline for the WHAT Invitational at Wesleyan University on February 9-11th has passed but I will be able to add swimmers up until TOMORROW FRIDAY 26th . This is the last competition for our ...
Jan 18, 2018 - Meet entries for Friday Distance Meet and Saturday/Sunday IM TOUGH
Good afternoon, Please look over the information below regarding this weekends swim meets. CLICK HERE FOR FRIDAY DISTANCE ENTRIES FRIDAY DISTANCE PRELIMINARY TIMELINE CLICK HERE FOR SATURDAY/SUNDAY IM...
Jan 17, 2018 - Practice is on today with modified schedule
Please see a modified practice schedule for TODAY, Wednesday 1/17/18 . National - NO morning practice. Afternoon practice 2:00-6:00pm Senior - NO morning practice. Afternoon practice 3:45-6:00pm...
Jan 16, 2018 - Wednesday Practice 1/17/18
Please see a modified practice schedule for Wednesday 1/17/18 . If the incoming storm forces us to cancel practices, we will send out a notification by noon tomorrow. National - NO morning practice....
Jan 10, 2018 - Youth Triathlon Training Group
The Mako Swim Club is proud to announce the launching of a Youth Triathlon Training Group. The NCAA has been growing the Triathlon sport over the last few years and with that in mind we are excited ...
Dec 22, 2017 - 2017 December Break Practice Schedule
Happy Holidays!!! Below you will find the practice schedule for each squad over the December break. Some schedules have been modified due to coaching covergae and group sizes. MINI MAKOS Mon, 12/25...
Nov 30, 2017 - Winter Invite Information
WINTER INVITE INFORMATION Psych sheet Friday timeline Session Times: Friday 3:30pm warm-up, 5:00pm start SWIMMERS IN 500 FREESTYLES MAY ARRIVE AT 5:00PM TO WARM-UP. EMAIL COACH GORDON IF YOU WILL...
Nov 17, 2017 - Thanksgiving Break Schedule
The following is a revised practice schedule for the Thanksgiving Break: Wed :12:00 - 3:00pm - National 1:30 - 3:00pm - Varsity 2:00 - 4;00pm - Senior 1 &2 3:00 - 4:15 pm ...
Nov 16, 2017 - Middle School Madness Time Change, Meet Info and Entries Posted
Here is the information for all of this weekends swim meets. PLEASE READ CAREFULLY!!! Middle School Madness Time Change!!! (Greenknoll Aquatic Center) Friday 4:00pm warm-up 5:30pm start (NO CHANGE) ...
Nov 7, 2017 - RYWC accepted to MIT Meet (Please book hotels ASAP)
RYWC was accepted into the MIT Meet on December 7-10th. PLEASE CLICK HERE TO VIEW ENTRY Swimmers who did not qualify will attend the RYWC Winter Invitational December 1-3. Please book your hotel res...
Oct 19, 2017 - Friday Practice and Distance Meet Info
Tomorrow, Friday 10/20, there is no practice for Green, Junior 1, Junior 2, or Varsity. Senior Prep and Mini Mako will have regular practice. National, Senior 1 and Senior 2 will have morning practice...
Oct 19, 2017 - IMX Meet Information and Time Change
IMX Meet Information Location: Cheshire Communtiy Pool 520 S Main St, Cheshire, CT 06410 https://goo.gl/maps/Juk1ZPQDAyx Session Times: Sat/Sun AM (9-12 IMX) – Warm Up 7:00am; Start 8:00am Sat PM (13...
Oct 2, 2017 - All "bubble" practice groups cancelled today (Monday 10/2)
All practice groups that swim under the bubble are cancelled today, Monday 10/2. All practice groups that swim in the indoor pool in the main building are still on for today. Tomorrow we will have a...
Sep 29, 2017 - Practice change today: Friday 9/29/17 ***corrected including senior prep***
The final inspection of the new facility requires additional time to be completed. Due to this complication we will run a modified practice schedule this eveing and there will be no practice on Satur...
Sep 29, 2017 - Practice change today: Friday 9/29/17
The final inspection of the new facility requires additional time to be completed. Due to this complication we will run a modified practice schedule this eveing and there will be no practice on Satur...
Sep 29, 2017 - UPDATE!!! PRACTICE UNDER THE BUBBLE AT REGULAR SCHEDULED TIMES!!!
We have been granted a temporary CO and are able to hold practice as regularly scheduled UNDER THE BUBBLE! We will have Saturday practice as scheduled as well.
Sep 21, 2017 - PRACTICES AT NEWTOWN CANCELLED TONIGHT (THURSDAY)!
ALL PRACTICES AT NEWTOWN THIS EVENING ARE CANCELLED! THE POOL AT NEWTOWN IS LOCKED AND WE ARE UNABLE TO GET IN. I appologize for the late notice. We were told that they would open for us this eveni...
Sep 15, 2017 - Temporary practice schedule continues next week
We will be continuing our temporary practice schedule for one more week as the final construction details are completed. Thank you for your patience while the project is completed. 2017-2018 Mako Swi...
Sep 8, 2017 - IMPORTANT TEMPORARY PRACTICE SCHEDULE STARTING MONDAY (9/11)
Starting on Monday (9/11), we will be running a temporary practice schedule while the final stages of the bubble enclosure is completed. 2017-2018 Mako Swim Club Practice Schedule SPECIAL **** SEP...
Sep 8, 2017 - Newtown High School Map
Newtown High School Pool Directions: https://goo.gl/maps/9mCS7ykmTdn 1
Aug 15, 2017 - Short Course Placements
Placements for the 2017-2018 Short Course Season are available and registration is open. Please CLICK HERE for placement list. Practice Group descriptions and registration information can be f...
Aug 11, 2017 - 2017-2018 Short Course Season Info/ Registration Materials Are Available
Information regarding the 2017-2018 Short Course Season is available on the team website. Current swimmer placement information will be distributed the week of August 14th. Registration opens the ...
Aug 8, 2017 - TEEN POOL PARTY!
TEEN POOL PARTY! CLICK HERE FOR FLYER Details: Grade: 6th - 8th Date: Saturday, August 12th Time: 5:15pm - 7:00pm Cost: Members $10 Non Members $15 Contact: ...
Aug 7, 2017 - NEW SWIMMER EVALUATIONS!
Mako Swim Team Evaluations Dates: August 7 th -10 th , 14 th -17 th , 21 st -24 th Time: 5:00-6:00pm Location: Greenknoll YMCA Outdoor Pool 2 Huckleberry Hill Rd Brookfield, CT 06804 (Indoor ...
Jul 13, 2017 - Last Chance Qualifier Information
Last Chance Qualifier Information Swimmers on Friday evening must provide their own timers! Reminder that Saturday and Sunday Sessions have been combined to the morning time! SESSION TIMES Frid...
Jul 11, 2017 - Last Chance Qualifier Saturday and Sunday Sessions COMBINED!
Last Chance Qualifier: Saturday and Sunday's 13/Over and 12/Under sessions have been combined to the morning time. FOR ALL AGES: Friday 400 IM and 400 Free: Warm-up: 5:30pm Start: 6:30pm Saturday ...
Jul 5, 2017 - Fitness Express Pass for 10-12 year old's
FITNESS EXPRESS PASS Students will work with a certified Personal Trainer to understand proper use of equipment (strength and cardio), correct form when using weights and strength equipment as well as...
Jun 29, 2017 - Regional Location for 13/Overs
13/Over swimmers will be at Wesleyan University and will swim in the afternoon session. Friday Evening: Wesleyan 400 IM: 4:30 Warm-up, 5:15 Start. 400 Free: 6:15 Warm-up, 6:45 Start. Saturd...
Jun 28, 2017 - Water park bus should return by 6:45pm
We are now leaving mountain creek and should return by 6:45pm.
Jun 27, 2017 - Regional Entries are posted under meet pages
Regional Entries have been posted under the meet pages. Please note 12/Unders only swim on Saturday and Sunday. They will swim at our outdoor pool location. 13/Over swimmers Friday entries are sepa...
Jun 22, 2017 - Sunday Distance Meet Time Change
Sunday's Distance Meet (1500 Freestyle) Warm-ups will now be at 12:00pm and will start at 1:00pm
Jun 20, 2017 - IMPORTANT: REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS AND LAST CHANCE QUALIFIER PLUS MORE!!
SIGNUPS FOR REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS AND LAST CHANCE QUALIFIER HAVE BEEN REOPENED UNTIL THURSDAY 6/22/17 . We must submit the final entries for Regional Championships and need exact numbers for sig...
Jun 13, 2017 - CT Zone Team Application is OPEN
The 2017 LC Zone Team application is open. Athletes wishing to be considered for the team must complete all 3 requirements by 8 am Monday, July 24, 2017 . No exceptions. 1. Meet all the Eligibility...
Jun 8, 2017 - Meet Information
Good evening, Here is the information for all of the meets this weekend. Session Times: SWIMMERS NEED TO BE DRESSED AND ON DECK 15-MINUTES PRIOR TO THE START OF WARM-UPS! IF YOU WILL BE LATE PLEASE...
May 25, 2017 - All Squads Practice Schedule May 29-June 18
As a result of ongoing construction to reinforce the pool deck for the air structure we have been dealing with facility limitations. The practice schedule for May 29th - June 18th is available by cli...
May 18, 2017 - IMPORTANT MAY INVITE INFORMATION
Greetings, We are excited for the meet this weekend. Please review the warm-up and start times below. Please make sure that swimmers are dressed and checked in 15-minutes prior to the start of warm...
May 17, 2017 - Entries posted for May Invite
Entries can be found on the meet page or by CLICKING HERE .
May 9, 2017 - Practice Change Reminder
Reminder that the practice schedule for this week is modified from what is in the registration packet. Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: Senior 1, 2 & 3: 3:30-5:00pm @ YMCA Indoor Pool Junior 1: 6:30-7:4...
May 4, 2017 - Entries are posted for Distance Meet and Spring Decathlon
Entries have been posted for Distance Meet and Spring Decathlon. Entries can also be found on the meet page. CLICK HERE FOR DISTANCE MEET ENTRIES CLICK HERE FOR DECATHLON ENTRIES
Apr 20, 2017 - May Meet Signup DEADLINE TOMORROW!
Tomorrow, Friday 4/21 , is the deadline to register for our May Swim Meets. I know some accounts are on hold due to registrations not yet being processed. Peggy is working very hard to get everyone...
Apr 18, 2017 - Meet Signups are OPEN!
Meet signups are open. Please note the registration deadline for the May meets is this Friday 4/21/17
Apr 14, 2017 - Meet Signups will open on Monday 4/17
Meet signups will open when the season starts on Monday 4/17. The deadline for May swim meets is Friday 4/21.
Mar 31, 2017 - New Swimmer Evaluations
RYWC Makos Competitive Swim Team Evaluations April 3 rd -6 th , 10 th -13 th Information: New swimmers will be evaluated for placement on our competitive swim team. Placement is determined by age, ab...
Mar 31, 2017 - LC Placements
LC Placements are available CLICK HERE to view placements. Placement list does NOT include Senior level swimmers. Swimmers in the Senior levels were given their placements at practice. If y...
Mar 28, 2017 - 2017 LC Registration Packet
2017 Long Course Registration Packet Placements will be released soon. Registration opens April 3rd.
Mar 23, 2017 - All-Star Entries Posted/Job Signups
Entries for the All-Star Meet are posted. All job assignments must be filled this weekend. All families are required to signup for a job. This is our largest team hosted meet of the year! Unfille...
Feb 23, 2017 - Regional Location: CHESHIRE COMMUNITY POOL
Regional Championship Location: Cheshire Community Pool 520 South Main Street Cheshire, CT 06410 Session Times: Friday: All Ages Warm-up : 5:00 pm Saturday and Sunday MORNING: 12/U Girls and ...
Feb 15, 2017 - REGIONAL DEADLINE TODAY!
Today is the deadline to register for both 12&Under and 13-14 Regional Championship Meets. Late registrations will not be accepted. Please make sure to confirm your swimmers attendance. Swimmers with...
Feb 9, 2017 - Practices Cancelled Today 2/9/17
Due to the YMCA being closed today, the will be no practice for all swimming groups. Normal practice will resume tomorrow. Please enjoy the snow! Remember to take some time to stretch and recover!
Feb 7, 2017 - 8&Under CT YMCA State Championship Results and OVERALL RESULTS!
Great job to our 8&Under Makos at the CT YMCA Championship this past Sunday! Click Here to view the meet results! Click Here to view the overall team scores! 8&Under Girls - 2nd place! 8&Under Boys - ...
Feb 7, 2017 - CT Zone Team Pre-Registration Available
January 30, 2017 From: Program Development Committee and Zone Team Committee To: CSI Coaches The pre-registration requirement is in effect for prospective athletes considering SCY Zone Team selection....
Feb 3, 2017 - 9-12 CT YMCA State Championship Results
Great job to our 9-12 swimmers this past weekend at the CT YMCA State Championships! You may click the links below to view the team scores from the meet: 9-10 Team Scores 9-10 Girls: 2nd overall 9-10...
Jan 26, 2017 - 2016 Virtual Championship Results - MAKOS 2nd OVERALL!
2016 YMCA Virtual Championships “Swim Locally – Compete Nationally” October 28th, 2016 our MAKOS competed in the 2016 YMCA Virtual Championships. The meet results have been compiled and made availabl...
Jan 23, 2017 - YMCA CLOSING AT 8:00PM
THE YMCA WILL CLOSING AT 8:00PM TONIGHT! CTAG AND JUNIOR 1 SWIMMERS WILL BE GETTING OUT OF PRACTICE EARLY!
Jan 17, 2017 - Middle School Madness Event for 5th-8th graders!
The Regional YMCA is hosting two Middle School Madness Events for 5th-8th graders. The first on January 21st and second on February 11th . The YMCA will be open late and have activities for child...
Jan 10, 2017 - 13&Over CT YMCA Championship Results and Scores! MAKOS IN 2nd PLACE SO FAR!
AWESOME JOB TO OUR 13&OVER SWIMMERS THIS PAST WEEKEND! We are currently in 2nd place going into the 9-12 Meet on January 28-29th! CLICK HERE TO SEE THE TEAM SCORES CLICK HERE TO SEE THE MEET RESULTS...
Jan 4, 2017 - 13&Over YMCA States Entries Corrected
I appologize for the incorrect entry on the website. The corrected entry for 13&Over YMCA States has been posted.
Dec 19, 2016 - Photos are ready can be picked up tonight @6:30
Photos are ready and can be picked up tonight at 6:30pm at the YMCA. If you cannot attend tonight they will be in your swimmers awards folder outside the swim office.
Dec 17, 2016 - SUNDAY SNOWBALL CLASSIC (2ND FORM OF COMMUNICATION)
THIS IS A REPEAT OF INFORMATION EMAILED OUT TO ATTENDING SWIMMERS. 2ND LINE OF COMMUNICATION TO ENSURE EVERYONE GETS THE MESSAGE! PLEASE DISREGARD IF YOU RECEIVED PREVIOUS EMAIL OR ARE NOT ATTENDING ...
Dec 17, 2016 - SATURDAY SNOWBALL CANCELED!
SATURDAY SNOWBALL CANCELED! SESSIONS RESUME AS NORMAL TOMORROW!
Nov 28, 2016 - Snowball Classic Signups extended to 11/30/16 (WEDNESDAY)
We have extended the registration deadline for the Snowball Classic Meet on December 16-18th. Registration will close on THIS WEDNESDAY 11/30/16 . No additional entries will be accepted past this...
Nov 17, 2016 - IMPORTANT THANKSGIVING MEET INFORMATION
Greetings, The following information is for families and swimmers attending the meet this weekend: PLEASE READ CAREFULLY! PLEASE SIGN UP FOR AVAILABLE JOBS ON THE MEET PAGE! There is no practice this ...
Nov 14, 2016 - Thanksgiving Break Schedule
Below is the schedule for each squad for this upcoming Thanksgiving break: MINI MAKOS Thursday, 11/24 HAPPY THANKSGIVING!!! NO PRACTICE Friday, 11/25 NO PRACTICE ...
Nov 9, 2016 - Photo Fundraiser (Dates and Times by Squad)
Swim Team Photo Fundraiser CLICK HERE for link to information flyer and pricing ALL SQUADS WILL BE AT THE YMCA! Dates and Times: Monday, November 21 : Senior 1 and Senior 2: 3:00-4:30pm Junior 2: ...
Oct 31, 2016 - The Best Iron Rich Foods
Proper nutrition is vital to help any young person grow to be strong both physically and mentally. As a parent your role in your child's swimming experience is to help them with the things that fall ...
Oct 21, 2016 - Distance and IMX Meet
Reminder for tonight's distance meet, and the IMX meet on Saturday and Sunday. Swimmers must be dressed, on deck, and checked in 15-minutes prior to the start of warm-ups. Swimmers should bring deck c...
Oct 10, 2016 - Reminder of schedule change for CTAG, Junior, and Junior 2
Reminder that CTAG, and Junior 1 move inside today and will follow the schedule below for the remainder of the season. Junior 2 will stay outside TODAY from 3:45-5:15pm and will moved to the new sche...
Oct 3, 2016 - LAP Meets Results
CLICK HERE FOR RESULTS!
Sep 22, 2016 - Mako Families Indoor Triathlon
Family Indoor Triathlon Sunday October 23, 2016 First heat at 5:00pm CLICK HERE FOR FLYER Fee:  Individuals completing all legs of the event: $40 for Full Members, $45 for Non Members. ...
Sep 2, 2016 - Letter to Orange, Green and CTAG Parents
Hello Orange, Green and CTAG Families! I hope you all enjoyed the rest of your summer and are looking forward to getting back into the pool on September 6 th ! I definitely appreciated the time off, a...
Aug 9, 2016 - Short Course 16-17 Registration, Placements, and Group Descriptions
The 2016-2017 Short Course Registration packet has been posted and registration will open on August 22nd. Practice Group Descriptions can be found under the REGISTRATION INFO Tab Swimmer placements ca...
Jul 29, 2016 - New Swimmer Evaluations!
RYWC Makos Competitive Swim Team Evaluations Hosted by Regional YMCA of Western CT and the Mako Swim Club August 15 th – 18 th , 22 nd – 25th Information: New swimmers will be evaluated for placemen...
Jul 15, 2016 - Off season conditioning program with Wellness Director Kent Housekencht
Wellness Director, Kent Housekencht has developed an off season conditioning program for swimmers starting on July 20th and runs through August 18th. Classes are Monday and Wednesday from 4:30-5:30pm ...
Jul 15, 2016 - Tired and sore swimmer? Swimming specific yoga to enhance recovery!
Below is a video of a yoga sequence to help swimmers enhance their recovery. Perfect for swimmers who are sore or tired from training, or preparing for an upcoming meet. CLICK HERE FOR VIDEO LINK
Jul 14, 2016 - Orange and Green practice INDOORS TODAY
Orange and Green will practice INDOORS today at their regular time due to a water quality issue with the outdoor pool.
Jul 8, 2016 - GREEN PRACTICE CANCELLED DUE TO POOL ISSUE 7/8
7/8/16 GREEN PRACTICE IS CANCELLED DUE TO A WATER QUALITY ISSUE WITH THE OUTDOOR POOL. LAP LANES ARE AVAILABLE INSIDE.
Jul 7, 2016 - Regional Championship Meet Information and Clarification on 13&Over Time Change
Regional Championship Meet Information All swimmers should bring deck chairs on Saturday and Sunday. NO deck chairs Friday evening. Swimmers MUST be dressed, on deck, and CHECKED IN 15-minutes pr...
Jul 7, 2016 - 13&Over Regionals Meet Info (Specific Parking Instructions!!!)
PLEASE CLICK HERE TO READ LETTER FROM DAVE LAUDATI (MEET HOST FOR MJCC) REGARDING 13&OVER REGIONAL MEET ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY!
Jul 7, 2016 - GREEN PRACTICE CANCELLED DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS 7/7
GREEN PRACTICE CANCELLED DUE TO THUNDERSTORMS NORMAL PRACTICE WILL RESUME TOMORROW
Jun 30, 2016 - Regional Championship Pool Locations
Regional Championship Pool Locations 12&Unders - Saturday and Sunday: Cheshire Community Pool 520 South Main Street Cheshire, CT 06410 Morning Sessions: Warm-Up 7:00am ; Meet Start 8:00am 13...
Jun 28, 2016 - REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP ENTRIES POSTED
REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS 2016 Final entries are posted on the meet pages Location for meets will be determined by Thursday or Friday this week
Jun 24, 2016 - Tie-Back Suits Illegal During Competition
Below is a discussion regarding the legality of suits with tie-back during competition. The overall message is they are allowed during warm-ups but NOT during competition. All Mako Swimmers should b...
Jun 24, 2016 - REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP DEADLINE TODAY!!!
TODAY IS THE DEADLINE TO SIGN UP FOR REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS!
Jun 17, 2016 - CT Zone Team Application is OPEN
The 2016 LC Zone Team application is open. Athletes wishing to be considered for the team must complete all 3 requirements by 8 am Monday, July 25, 2016 . No exceptions. Visit www.ctswim.org for...
Jun 7, 2016 - Premier and Green Cancelled tonight
Premier and Green practice have been canceled this evening due to the weather.
Jun 7, 2016 - YMCA Indoor Triathlon
YMCA Indoor Triathlon Friday, June 24th 6:00pm CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO!
May 27, 2016 - Lake Compounce Bus Sign up is OPEN!
BUS+PARK PASS SIGNUP ARE OPEN! Signups close next FRIDAY, JUNE 3RD! Bus seats are first come first serve! HOW TO SIGN UP FOR BUS AND PARK PASS: 1. GO to the Makos Website 2. Click on the Lake Comp...
May 23, 2016 - IMPORTANT CT Eligibility Fulfillment
For swimmers to be eligible for CT Regional, Senior, or Age Group Championship meets, they must fulfill their CT eligibility at a CT SANCTIONED USA MEET . Below is a list of the remaining available...
May 13, 2016 - Mako May Invite
Good Morning, Our Mako May Invite starts today! Below are the warm-up and start times: Session 1: Friday 400's & 12/U 200's Warm-up 3:30pm Start 4:45pm Session 2 & 4: Saturday/Sunday 12/U Warm-u...
May 4, 2016 - Mako Intersquad Meet THIS SATURDAY!
Mako Intersquad Meet Saturday, May 7th Outdoor 50M Pool 8:00am Warm-up 8:30am Start Meet Information: This Saturday, we will be holding an intersquad meet for all swim team members. This will give ou...
Apr 26, 2016 - No Practice Tomorrow (Wednesday)
There will be no morning practice tomorrow, Wednesday Morning, due to the low temperature. Please note there is no afternoon practice as well because of the team short course banquet.
Apr 5, 2016 - Swim Suit Fitting ON - Ice Cream Social POSTPONED
The swim suit fitting will be held today, Tuesday, April 5th at the Greenknoll YMCA from 4:00-6:30pm. We will be using the same racing suit as the short course season. The ice cream social will be ...
Mar 22, 2016 - 2016 Long Course Placements
2016 Long Course Placements Questions regarding placements should be directed to the following coaches: Placements for National and National Prep - contact Jason Paige at jpaige@regionalymca.org Plac...
Mar 22, 2016 - 2016 Long Course Season Information
The 2016 Long Course Season Information packet s available. Registration wil begin on March 28th. The first day of practice will be on Monday, April 4th. There will be a swim suit fitting and ice ...
Mar 17, 2016 - All-Star Meet Information
Good Evening Mako Families, We are very excited for the start of our All-Star Championships tomorrow. As you know this is the biggest meet (and fundraiser) that our team runs this season. We are pl...
Mar 14, 2016 - Short Course Banquet Registration Flyer
YOU ARE INVITED TO CELEBRATE THE MAKOS SUCCESSFUL SEASON AT THE ANNUAL SHORT COURSE BANQUET WEDNESDAY, APRIL 27, 2016 6:00PM THE AMBER ROOM 1 STACEY ROAD, DANBURY GREAT FRIENDS, GREAT FOOD,...
Mar 3, 2016 - Y After Dark
The YMCA is running a fundraiser on March 9th, and will be opening its doors to the entire community from 10:30pm-Midnight. There is a minimum donation of $25 to attend. If we get 25 people to donat...
Mar 2, 2016 - Long Course Intentions Closes FRIDAY
This is a reminder to declare your swimmers intentions for the Long Course season using the signup on the event page under the MEETS/EVENTS tab. Select ATTEND just as you would for a swim meet if you...
Mar 2, 2016 - CT Zone Team Pre-Registration DEADLINE TODAY 9PM!
Mar 1, 2016 - Regional Championship Results
CLICK HERE to view results from the Regional Championships this past weekend. It was a great weekend for the Makos! Overall our boys won first place! Additionally we had 19 event winners, 5 relay w...
Feb 29, 2016 - All-Star Championship Deadline EXTENDED 3/2/16
We have extended the All-Star Championship deadline to WEDNESDAY 3/2/16. This meet is for ALL SWIMMERS on the team with the exception to those who are attending Sectionals or selected to the CT Zone T...
Feb 23, 2016 - Today's practices to run as scheduled
All practices will run as scheduled today, Tuesday, February 23rd. Please use your best discretion when deciding to drive today.
Feb 18, 2016 - Regional Location and Session Times
More Location: EAST HARTFORD HIGH SCHOOL Session times: Friday All ages: 5:30pm Warm-up Saturday and Sunday MORNING - 12&Under Girls & 13&Over Boys: 7:15am Warm-up AFTERNOON - 12&Under Boys & 13&O...
Feb 10, 2016 - WHAT MEET INFORMATION
Good Evening, Please read over the following important information regarding the WHAT meet this weekend: New start times: Friday 4: 30pm warm-up 5: 30pm start Saturday and Sunday 12 and Under...
Feb 10, 2016 - New Swimmer Evaluation Clinic
Mako New Swimmer Spring Clinic Hosted by Regional YMCA of Western CT and the Mako Swim Club March 22nd - 24th Information: Swimmers will learn how to attain the perfect streamline position, while max...
Feb 9, 2016 - CT Zone Team Pre-Registration Application
Please see the following notice regarding the CT Zone Team Pre-Registration Selection. The Top 3 12&Under and Top 2 13-14 Swimmers in each event will be eligible to compete for the CT Zone Team. S...
Feb 8, 2016 - Practices ON as scheduled today
We will hold regular practices today as scheduled. Please use your best discretion when making the decision to drive today. The main roads in Brookfield are plowed and in good condition.
Feb 8, 2016 - Practice UPDATE concerning National Prep
The National Prep practice at Canterbury has been canceled this evening. Swimmers who would like to attend the Premier practice at the Dive Shop are welcome to do so from 4:30-6:30pm.
Feb 5, 2016 - All regularly scheduled practices are ON today
Good afternoon, All regularly scheduled practices are ON today. Please drive safe! Tomorrow's practices at Canterbury are still on at their regular times, as well including the technical suit fitting...
Feb 5, 2016 - CT Regional Championships
We have extended the Regional Championship signup deadline until next Friday 2/12/16. On the event page is also a list of current qualified swimmers. Swimmers competing in events in this Sundays 8&Un...
Jan 31, 2016 - URGENT! SUNDAY 9-12 YMCA STATES CANCELLED!
SUNDAYS 9-12 YMCA STATES MEET HAS BEEN CANCELED! Due to a water quality issue discovered during this morning's warm-up session, both 11-12 and 9-10 sessions of the meet have been canceled. Please hel...
Jan 11, 2016 - NBS Trials & Finals Meet Information
Please take a moment to review the information provided to us by the meet host regarding this weekends meet in Newburgh. We are a week away from the start of 2016 Trials and Finals! I wanted to touc...
Jan 5, 2016 - 13 and Over CT Swimming YMCA League Championship Entry Posted
Here is a link to the team entry for the 13 and Over portion of the CT Swimming and Diving YMCA League Championship meet. The 13 and Over portiuon of th emeet will be held at Wilton YMCA. Meet Entr...
Jan 4, 2016 - WHAT Invite LAST USA-CT OPPORTUNITY & now open to 9&Over swimmers
The WHAT Meet on February 12-14th is now open to 9&Over swimmers. This meet is also the last USA-CT Sanctioned meet on our schedule for 9&Over swimmers which is important for 1. girls high school swim...
Dec 9, 2015 - Holiday Trials & Finals IMPORTANT INFO!
Hello everyone, Here is some important information for the meet this weekend in Long Island. First, THE FUN STUFF! We are going to have theme days at the preliminary sessions of the meet! Friday - ...
Dec 7, 2015 - Premier, Select & Regional Practice Schedule for December
December 2015 Premier, Select, & Regional Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 6 NO PRACTICE 7 Premier 4:30-6:30pm @DS Select & Regional 4:45-6:15pm @GKY 8 Premier 4:30-6:30pm @D...
Nov 19, 2015 - Virtual Championships Results!
The results are in for the 2015 Virtual Championships! Overall as a team we placed 6th out of over 140 teams! Our combined team total also finished the highest out of all the other CT teams! A total...
Nov 18, 2015 - IMPORTANT WYW Thanksgiving Invite Information
For families attending this weekends meet at Wilton please read the following message from the meet director at Wilton regarding this weekends meet: “This year at the Thanksgiving Invite we are requ...
Nov 10, 2015 - Results from 8&Under Fall Festival
Click here for the results from this past Sunday's 8&Under Fall Festival. Results will be uploaded to swimmer accounts as well.
Nov 6, 2015 - FINAL CALL FOR HOLIDAY TRIALS & FINALS
FINAL CALL FOR HOLIDAY TRIALS AND FINALS MEET!! (11&Over Swimmers *With Qualifying Times) December 11-13th @ Nassau County Aquatic Center Hotel rooms need to be booked by 11/15/15! Please email Gordo...
Nov 5, 2015 - Officials for Sunday's 8&Under Meet
We are looking for some help with officials for this Sunday's 8&Under Meet at Canterbury. The meet is timed out to run from the 9:00am start time to about 10:15am. If you are a certified official an...
Nov 4, 2015 - Practice Change for Today 11/4/15
Here are the practice changes for today 11/4/15 due the the YMCA being closed: National and National Prep: 3:30-5:30pm at Canterbury Premier: No change ( 4:30-6:30pm at Dive Shop) Select and ...
Nov 2, 2015 - Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule - Future Stars, Orange, & Green
November 2015 Future Stars, Orange, & Green Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 15 No Practice 16 Orange 5:15-6:15pm @GKY Green 6:15-7:30pm @GKY 17 Future Stars 4:45-5:30pm ...
Nov 2, 2015 - Thanksgiving Holiday Schedule - Premier, Select, & Regional
November 2015 Premier, Select, & Regional Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday 15 No Practice 16 Premier 4:30-6:30pm @DS Select & Regional 4:45-6:15pm @GKY 17 Premier 4:30-6:...
Oct 14, 2015 - Virtual Championships this Saturday
The warm-up and start times for Virtual Championships this Saturday have been updated. Warm-up: 7:00am Start: 7:45am End: 10:30am Swimmers need to be dressed and checked in 15 minutes prior to the s...
Sep 28, 2015 - LAP MEET VENUE AND DATE CHANGED!
The LAP Meet with be postponed to SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4th and will be held at the CANTERBURY SCHOOL, in New Milford. The 9:00am warm-up, and 10:00am start time remains the same. PLEASE remove your swim...
Sep 25, 2015 - LAST DAY TO SIGN UP FOR THE LAP MEET!
Today is the last day to sign up for the Long Axis Pentathlon (LAP) Meet. Please visit the meet page and use the "edit commitment" button to sign up. Please contact Coach Gordon if you have any iss...
Sep 17, 2015 - CT Top 16 and Scholar Athlete Banquet Invites
It is that time of year! The Annual Awards Banquet will be held Sunday, November 1, 2015 at the Aqua Turf in Plantsville (Southington). The following athletes have been selected for their Top 16 a...
Aug 26, 2015 - 5K for Christopher
5K for Christopher A 5K road race to honor the memory of Christopher Nils Johnson, who lost his battle with leukemia in 1985 at the age of 3. All proceeds of the race go to the Dana Farber Cancer Inst...
Aug 24, 2015 - Short Course Group Placements and Registration information
Short Course Group Placements and Registration Packet are now available. Registration for the 2015-16 Short Course Season is now open! Questions regarding registration can be emailed to Peggy R...
Aug 21, 2015 - High school Clinic Cancelled FRIDAY
Due to the weather the high school practice is cancelled today. It will resume on Monday morning.
Aug 11, 2015 - New Swimmer Evaluation Clinic
Please CLICK HERE for information on the New Swimmer Evaluation Clinic running August 31st-September 3rd. The cost for the clinic is $25/swimmer. At the completion of the clinic new swimmers will be...
Jul 30, 2015 - No Evening Practice Thursday 7/30/15
Due to incoming storms there will be no practice this evening for Orange, Future Stars, or Regional. Tomorrow will be the last practice of the season!
Jul 29, 2015 - Last Call for Orange vs. Green / Team Picnic
Last Chance to signup for this weekend's Orange vs. Green / Team Picnic! Please signup on the event page and make sure to include the total number of people attending! Hope to see you there!
Jul 23, 2015 - No Practice Friday or Saturday due to Age Group Championships
There will be no practice tomorrow Friday or Saturday* due to our coaches being at Age Group Championships this weekend. *Select swimmers will have their scheduledýpractice on Saturday* Next week:ý Fu...
Jul 16, 2015 - Orange and Future Stars Potluck TONIGHT!
Don't forget tonight is the pasta dinner for Future Stars and Orange at 6:00pm following Future Stars practice. If you haven't signed up to come, it's okay. Just bring a contribution for the dinner ...
Jul 16, 2015 - Regional, Premier, and Green Breakfast FRIDAY MORNING
Dear Premier, Green & Regional Families: Tomorrow, Friday, July 17th after morning practice we will be having a breakfast to celebrate Regionals this coming weekend. If you are unable to make it ...
Jul 15, 2015 - Regional Championship Information
Regional Championships Meet Information: Team entries have been updated to include late qualifiers: PLEASE CHECK MEET EVENT PAGE FOR ENTRIES 13&Over Friday Session at Wesleyan: Swimmers should be dres...
Jul 7, 2015 - Practice Cancelled Today
All afternoon practices for Orange, Future Stars, and Regional have been cancelled for this evening due to the incoming storms.
Jun 23, 2015 - Practice Cancelled Today
Sorry for the late notice. We hoped the storm would pass us. All groups cancelled for the evening. No afternoon practice tomorrow due to the lake compounce trip.
Jun 22, 2015 - Phase III Practice Schedule Reminder
This is a reminder that our PHASE III Practice Schedule as begun today! All practice groups now swim OUTSIDE! Future Stars 5:15-6:00pm Orange 4:00-5:15pm Green & Premier 7:45-9:30am Regional 7:45...
Jun 19, 2015 - IMPORTANT PARKING INFORMATION FOR MSM AND SUMMER SIZZLER!
IMPORTANT UPDATE FOR MIDDLE SCHOOL MADNESS AND SUMMER SIZZLER SATURDAY PARKING We have a graduation party scheduled to use the back field tomorrow during the meet. We cannot use the back field for ...
Jun 19, 2015 - MSM FINALS INFORMATION
Important information regarding finals for Middle School Madness: All swimmers who qualify for finals this weekend at Middle School Madness will be expected to return and compete. Swimmers who fail ...
Jun 12, 2015 - Last Call for Lake Compounce Park Passes
This is a last call for swimmers who would like to attend the Lake Compounce Trip. Please signup for a ticket under the athlete registration page. IF you do not plan on attending please remove your...
Jun 9, 2015 - Today's Weather Report
Good afternoon, We are keeping an eye to today's weather report and it looks to be improving in our favor for this evening's practices. If anything does change we will do our best to alert you as soo...
Jun 1, 2015 - Practice Today 6/1/15
Good afternoon, Due to the weather and the possibility of thunder storms, we are going to cancel all practice groups this afternoon. Select, Premier, and Green will have morning practice at the outdoo...
May 29, 2015 - Practice Tonight (FRIDAY) 5/29/15
Good afternoon, Future Stars and Orange will have their regularly scheduled practices tonight in the indoor pool. Due to yesterdays Futures Stars cancellation we would like to invite all of our Futur...
May 28, 2015 - Practice TODAY UPDATE 4:45pm
4:45pm We will be cancelling the future stars group practice for today. Green/Premier will start at 6:00pm outside Orange and Regional will start on time. Any changes will be announced by 5:30pm
May 22, 2015 - Memorial Day Weekend Practice
Greeting Mako Families, We will hold regularly scheduled practice this Saturday. There will be NO practice on Monday, Memorial Day, except for SELECT in the morning. Enjoy the weekend!
May 15, 2015 - NO PRACTICE TODAY OR SATURDAY + Meet informaiton
Hello, Due to the meet starting today, there is not practice today or tomorrow. For those attending the meet this weekend, please make sure to be dressed and checked in with your coach 15 minutes pr...
May 11, 2015 - Phase II practice schedule begins today for GREEN, REGIONAL, PREMIER, and SELECT
This is a reminder for the following practice groups that will begin the second phase of their practice schedule this season. May 11th – June 21st (All practices will be held in the OUTDOOR 50m pool a...
May 7, 2015 - 2015 LC Volunteer Requirements
Dear Parents, Please read the following letter from the Mako Parents Committee regarding this Long Course Season's volunteer requirements. If you have any questions you may contact Deb Neeb or Be...
Apr 30, 2015 - Reminder: No practices today due to the banquet
Due to the short course banquet this evening there is no practice for all groups. Saturday, Future Stars will have practice after the conclusion of the Decathlon Meet. It is scheduled to end at 5:30p...
Apr 23, 2015 - Practice Schedule for remainder of the week
Friday 4/24/15 OUTDOOR POOL Select 3:00-5:30pm Premier 4:00-5:30pm INDOOR POOL Regional 4:00-5:15pm Future Stars 5:15-6:00pm Orange 6:00-7:15pm Green 7:15-8:30pm Saturday 4/25/15 OUTDOOR P...
Apr 9, 2015 - Temporary Practice Schedule and Registration Deadline
Below is a temporary practice schudule until the outdoor pool is open and operational. Greenknoll YMCA - Indoor Pool 4:00-5:15pm Regional 5:15-6pm Future stars 6-7:15pm Orange 7:15-8:30pm Gre...
Apr 7, 2015 - 2015 Long Course Meet Schedule for all squads
The 2015 Long Course meet schedule has been posted on the team website under the meet schedule link on the drop down window of the Meets/Events tab. It is also availble at the following link. 2015...
Mar 23, 2015 - 2015 Long Course Placements
The 2015 long course placement list is now available. All practice times in the registartion packet on the team website are current. Please note there was a change to the Orange Squad practice t...
Mar 19, 2015 - 2015 Long Course Registration Packet is now available
The 2015 Long Course Registration Packet is now available. Click on the link below or visit the team website at www.makoswim.org. The packet is posted under the registration info tab. Placements w...
Mar 6, 2015 - Focus/Victory Saturday practice moved to Sunday 2:00-4:00pm
Due to the New England Private School Championships tomorrow at Canterbury Focus and Victory practice has been moved to Sunday, 3/8/15 from 2:00-4:00pm at the Canterbury School . If swimmers ...
Mar 3, 2015 - Practice Tonight 3/3/15
We will be holding the normal practice times tonight at the regular locations. The only change is Spirit will end at 8:00pm due to the YMCA closing early. Any Spirit swimmers that would like to atten...
Feb 26, 2015 - Relay Madness and Senior Recognition!
Hello Makos! Join us tomorrow evening (Friday, 2/27/15) for a night of RELAY MADNESS ! We will be mixing relay teams together with swimmers from all ages for a night of FUN & FAST SWIMMING ! It wi...
Feb 18, 2015 - CT Zone Team Application
Below are instructions for registering for the CT Zone Team. Swimmers should have achieved USA "AA", CT Senior, or Age Group Qualifying standards to be eligible. If you are unsure if you should re...
Feb 16, 2015 - YMCA Virtual Championship 2014 Results!
Hello Makos! We would like to share with you some of the results from this past year's YMCA Virtual Championship Meet. Great job Makos! Virtual Championship Results Total teams in competition: 176 ...
Jan 26, 2015 - Practice Canceled Monday (1/26) & Tuesday (1/27)
Hello Mako Families, Due to the approaching storm, the YMCA will be closed at 2:00pm today (1/26), and all day tomorrow (1/27). Therefore, all practices today and tomorrow have been canceled . Tom...
Jan 23, 2015 - Practice Today Concerning Focus/Pride/Spirit
Focus, Pride, and Spirit Groups with have a combined practice today from 5:30-7:00pm at the YMCA. All other practice groups excluding Premier have their regular scheduled practice today.
Dec 5, 2014 - Nutritional Awareness - Eating to Recover
Dec 5, 2014 - December Break Training Schedule
The December break schedule is available on the team website under the practice tab. It can also be found at the link below. Happy holidays!!!! The Mako Coaching Staff 2014 December Break Training Sc...
Dec 2, 2014 - Fitter and Fast Tour
Greetings Mako Families, We are excited to announce that the Fitter & Faster Swim Tour will be coming to the Canterbury School in New Milford, CT on January 11th, 2015. This is a great gift idea ...
Nov 26, 2014 - Optional Practice 3:15-4:45 Wednesday 11/26/14
There will be OPTIONAL practice from 3:15-4:45pm for Focus , Pride , and Spirit . I am at the YMCA if you would like to come swim. Please travel safely if you decide to come. If I don't see y...
Nov 25, 2014 - Thanksgiving Week Practice Schedule