News
Sep 3, 2019 - FIRST DAY OF PIRANHAS 2019-20 SEASON
The first day of the Piranhas Swim Team 2019-20 season is tomorrow Wednesday September 4, 2019. Please make sure your registration packets have been turned in before then or on the first day. Welcome ...
Oct 23, 2018 - NO PRACTICE ON HALLOWEEN
There will not be practice on Wednesday, October 31st for any group at any location due to the holiday. Enjoy and stay safe! Have a Happy Halloween!!
Sep 26, 2018 - PRACTICE CANCELLED
Practice will be cancelled today Wednesday, September 26, 2018 for ALL groups at ALL locations due to incoming weather.
Sep 25, 2018 - OCTOBER OPENER SWIM MEET
We are excited to kick off the 2018-19 season with the October Opener Meet this Saturday! Here is a little bit of information for this first meet. Location: Corpening Memorial YMCA; 348 Corpening Dr,...
Sep 11, 2018 - INCOMING WEATHER
As you are all probably aware there is going to be some incoming weather. We are going to try to hold practice whenever we can. If it doesn't look like it is possible to hold practice we will try to ...
Aug 27, 2018 - 2018-2019 Short Course Season Begins September 5, 2018
The 2018-19 Short Course season begins on Wednesday September 5, 2018. This includes all Black Group, Orange Group, Chomp Group, and Senior Development swimmers. The Fall I schedule is posted under ...
May 29, 2018 - PRACTICE CANCELLED TODAY
Due to weather, afternoon practice is cancelled today Tuesday May 29th 2018 for ALL GROUPS at ALL LOCATIONS. Stay safe!
May 21, 2018 - SCHEDULE ADJUSTMENT FOR ASHEVILLE GROUPS
Summer I schedule starts today, but since they are having problems at Rec Park Pool this first week will be slightly adjusted for all Asheville swimmers. After this week the practice schedule will go...
May 16, 2018 - Summer I Schedule Change
Due to pipe bursting at Rec Park Pool, the Summer I schedule will have to be slightly adjusted for Asheville groups on Monday May 21 and Tuesday May 22, 2018. On Monday National, Sr. C and Jr. Nationa...
Mar 19, 2018 - USRY Championships Recap
The WNCY Piranhas had several swimmers qualify and compete in the Upper Southeast Regional YMCA (USRY) Championships that took place this past weekend in Duncan, South Carolina. Some swimmers even pla...
Feb 8, 2018 - Schedule Changes
Practice for Sr. D and Chomp Groups will be abbreviated on Friday due to rest for the Hickory Meet. I have attached a schedule for all of the Groups. Starting Monday 2/12 the following schedule chan...
Jan 16, 2018 - Practice change for Tuesday 1/16/18
Due to incoming weather we are canceling practice tonight for all Asheville groups. Hendersonville practice will resume at the normal time, but will finish at 6:30. Stay safe!
Dec 29, 2017 - National, Senior C, Jr. National Schedule Change
Practice times for the National, Senior Circuit, and Junior National groups will return to the regular schedule on Tuesday January 2, 2018 instead of Wednesday January 3rd! Thanks!
Dec 26, 2017 - Practice Change for 12/28/17
Due to the temporary closing for renovations of the Downtown YMCA there will be no practice there on Thursday 12/28/17 for Black, Orange and Chomp Groups. These groups are welcome to attend practice i...
Dec 19, 2017 - Holiday Practice Schedule
The holiday schedule remains the same for all Hendersonville Groups and Asheville/Reuter Black, Orange and Chomp groups with the exception of Christmas and New Year’s Day. The schedule remains the sa...
Nov 27, 2017 - Chomp, Orange, and Black Group Practice change for tonight, Monday 11/27/17
Attention all Chomp, Orange, and Black Group swimmers at the Reuter YMCA location: The pool at Reuter is temporarily closed. The problem is being fixed, but in the meantime there will be no practice...
Nov 3, 2017 - Chomp, Orange, and Black Group Practice change for 11/3/17
Attention all Chomp, Orange, and Black Group swimmers at the Reuter YMCA location: The heater for the main pool at Reuter has a damaged temperature sensor and temperature gauge...translation: the pool...
Oct 24, 2017 - Hendersonville practice cancelled
It has just been brought to my attention that the Hendersonville YMCA still has no power. All practices in Hendersonville will be cancelled this afternoon, Tuesday, 10/24/17. All swimmers who normall...
Oct 24, 2017 - No afternoon Practice on Halloween
There will not be afternoon practice on Halloween, Tuesday October 31, 2017. Stay safe!
Oct 23, 2017 - Practice cancelled
Due to the flood warning, all practices for Monday October 23 are cancelled.
Oct 4, 2017 - PRACTICE AND FACILITY UPDATES for Asheville
Starting next week on Monday 10/9/17 we will be moving practive back to our Downtown Asheville YMCA (30 Woodfin St. Asheville, NC 28801) location and will not longer be practicing at UNCA . While the...
Sep 12, 2017 - PRACTICE AND FACILITY UPDATES
All practices for the YMCA of WNC Piranhas Swim Team EXCEPT Junior National, Senior C, and National Groups are cancelled for Tuesday, September 12th due to the weather. We apologize for any inconve...
Sep 11, 2017 - YMCA of WNC Piranhas Practice Cancelled for 9/11/17
All practices for the YMCA of WNC Piranhas Swim Team have been cancelled for tonight, Monday, September 11th due to incoming weather. Thank you and we apologize for any inconvenience this may have cau...
Sep 10, 2017 - Carolina Cup Open Water Results
On Saturday September 9th two Piranhas took part in the Carolina Cup Open water meet in Lake Echo, North Carolina. Both swimmers competed in the 3K event completing 3 laps around the lake. -Olivia ...
Apr 3, 2017 - USRY Championships
Over the weekend of March 23-26 the Piranhas traveled to Duncan, SC for the annual USRY Championship meet! Competing against 27 total teams from North Carolina, South Carolina, and Virginia, after fou...
Mar 13, 2017 - Monday 3/13 Updates
Today's schedule: Monday 3/13 - Black and Orange group : NO PRACTICE at Reuter. However, families are more than welcome to travel to Hendersonville to swim at the Piranhas practice being held at that ...
Mar 6, 2017 - NC 14&Under Age Group Champs
Over the weekend of Feb. 23-26, our team had five athletes compete in the North Carolina 14&Under State Swimming Championships in Cary, NC. Our Piranhas finished 22nd out of 55 competing teams from a...
Mar 6, 2017 - GYSSA Championships
Over the weekend of March 3-5, our team travelled to Greensboro NC to compete in the 2017 GYSSA League Championships, going up against YMCA teams from our region. After three days of tough racing, ou...
Dec 13, 2016 - Piranhas Compete at USA Junior Nationals
This past week 5 members of the Piranhas had the pleasure of competing in the United States Junior National Championships in Columbus, Ohio. Junior Nationals is one of the most prestigious meets in th...
Oct 12, 2016 - North Carolina Swimming Awards Banquet
On Saturday night, October 1 st , North Carolina Swimming held their annual Awards Banquet in honor of the 2015-2016 season. The event was held at the Charles Mack Citizen Center in Mooresville, NC. O...
Sep 14, 2015 - Carolina Cup Open Water Results
September, 12 2015 This past Saturday six members of our own WNCY Piranhas Swim Team took part in the Carolina Cup open water event in Seven Lakes, NC. This meet served as an opportunity for young s...
Sep 10, 2015 - New Parent Orientation
We will be holding a New Parent Orientation for all families beginning their first season with the Piranhas. We will host an orientation at each of our three pools. Attendance is highly encouraged as ...
Sep 4, 2015 - Labor Day 9/7
There will be no practice on Monday, September 7. Enjoy your Labor Day weekend!
Aug 28, 2015 - 2015 Summer Recap
It was a very successful summer for the Piranhas Swim Team! All of our swimmers trained very hard and all of their work paid off at the many championship meets to close out the season including Region...
Apr 6, 2015 - YMCA Nationals Recap
We are back from a great week at the YMCA Nationals in Greensboro, NC. Last week was another great meet for us. Our team competed extremely well including breaking National records, winning an individ...
Nov 1, 2014 - Senior Practice make-up Sunday at Hendersonville
Hello Team, We will have an opportunity to make up Saturdays practice on Sunday. Tomorrow from 2:30-4:30pm at the Hendersonville pool we will have practice open to any Senior swimmer who would like to...
Oct 20, 2014 - IMX Camp Invitees and a Piranha picks her choice of College
Last week the 2015 IMX Select Camp attendees were announced. The 2015 IMX Camp will take place at the Greensboro Aquatic Center (GAC) on January 24-25, 2015. The IMX camp is comprised of the top 20 a...
Sep 13, 2014 - Piranhas participate in Autism Run
Last Saturday the Piranha Swim Team took part in the 9th annual WNC Autism Run. I would like to thank all of the piranha families who took part in this event. We had many parents and swimmers partic...
Aug 15, 2014 - YMCA LC Nationals/14 and Unders News
Hello Piranhas, Our Long Course season came to a close last weekend at the YMCA Nationals in Indianapolis, IN. It was a great success and we are so pleased with how things finished up. Our team en...
Jun 9, 2014 - June Newsletter