News
Oct 8, 2019 - Booster meeting Schedule 2019-2020 Winter
Update Boosters meetings will be changed to the 3rd Thursday each month. The updated schedule is as follows. November 21, 2019 @ 6pm December 19, 2019 @ 6pm January 16, 2019 @ 6pm February 20, 2019...
Dec 10, 2018 - Deadline for Booking Hotel for Boston Meet
There are 2 meets which will take place in Boston. The Winter Carnival in January and Senecy Championships in March. We have set aside a block of rooms at the Hyatt Regency in Boston which include...
Nov 15, 2018 - Swim-A-Thon
Hello All Families, The Swim-A-Thon took place the last 2 evenings. This event is our biggest and most important fundraiser we do every year. Over the 2 nights the Team raised a total of $4,890 to d...
Nov 1, 2018 - Hotels for Boston Meets
Hello Parents, There are 2 meets which will take place in Boston. The Winter Carnival in January and Senecy Championships in March. We have set aside a block of rooms at the Hyatt Regency in Boston ...
Oct 31, 2018 - Westerly Team Gear
Hello Parents, We will be opening the Team Gear Store available onlline again starting today and going till November 10th. This will allow any orders to be received in time for the Christmas Holiday....
Oct 2, 2018 - Boosters Meeting Schedule
The Monthly Boosters Meetings will be held on the 3rd Tuesday of each Month during the swim season @6:00PM. Be advised they are subject to change. -October 16th -November 20th -December 18th -Janua...
Sep 4, 2018 - Swim Suit Fittings/Regular practice
Swim suit and equipment fittings will be held on September 18th and 19th in the lobby of the pool area. Please try to arrive with swimmers 30 minutes before practice so they can try on their suits be...
Aug 22, 2018 - Parents Meeting
All, Reminder of parents meeting for returning and new swimmers. The meeting will be held on Wednesday August 29th. New swimmers will be at 6PM and returning swimmers will be at 7PM. This will b...
Mar 19, 2018 - Tomorrow (Tuesday) 6:30-7:30pm final boosters/parents meeting of season
Just a reminder our final boosters/parents meeting for the season will take place tomorrow (Tuesday) from 6:30-7:30pm in the community room downstairs at the YMCA. Everyone is a member of this group a...
Mar 9, 2018 - A few helpers needed for banquet-Sign up for banquet tickets today
Good morning! Just a reminder once again that under "non swim happenings" is where banquet signup is on the homepage. Tickets for the banquet will not be sold at the door. You must sign up no later th...
Mar 5, 2018 - Team picture today 5pm- all swimmers please arrive at 5pm
Good morning! Just a reminder that our team picture will take place in the pool area today at 5pm followed by the relay extravaganza and pizza! We hope all swimmers can make it.
Feb 28, 2018 - Pizza, open swim, team picture night this coming Monday
Hi everyone- Each year the team has a great tradition of closing the season out with our team picture, pizza, and open swim. This event will take place on March 5th.This year we will organize it in th...
Feb 22, 2018 - Pasta dinner thank you, jacket deadline, room block senecy and new englands
Hi everyone, We hope everyone enjoyed the pasta dinner tonight. A very special thanks to Ann Marie Sweet for taking the time to put this together and prepare everything as well as the volunteers who h...
Feb 21, 2018 - Pasta Dinner details for tomorrow (Thursday), shirts, deadline for team jackets
Good morning Dolphins! Each year it is team tradition for our swimmers to enjoy a pasta dinner together prior to the Senecy championships. This year the dinner takes place tomorrow (Thursday). The di...
Feb 18, 2018 - End of year team gift- action needed by Thursday
Good morning Dolphins! Great meet yesterday and thanks again to the Brunelle's for hosting our fun Tye-Dye Movie night (see pic attached)! Each year the boosters through your generosity provides an en...
Feb 17, 2018 - Tye-Dye Movie night this evening should begin around 4pm
Hi there- The meet looks as if it will end around 3:30pm today. For those attending the Tye-Dye movie night, it should begin around 4pm . The movie night will take place at John Brunelle's office (Pr...
Feb 14, 2018 - Reminder- Parents/boosters meeting tomorrow (Thursday) 6pm, movie night sign up
Happy Valentines Day! Please join us for our parents/boosters meeting tomorrow night in the community room at 6pm. The meeting lasts only an hour and you can help by attending and sharing ideas and th...
Feb 10, 2018 - Reminder- deadline to order senecy t-shirt is tomorrow
Just a reminder that the deadline if you want to order a special edition Senecy t-shirt is tomorrow by midnight. No late orders will be able to be filled and shirts are only available to those who pre...
Feb 7, 2018 - Save the dates!- annual meeting, t-shirt orders, banquet tickets, pasta dinner
Hi there, You may have noticed some events popping up on our non-swim event calendar. To those who are new to the team, we have a few special events as the season starts to wind down... Pasta dinner- ...
Jan 30, 2018 - Leadership team volunteer opportunity available- VP Candidates needed
The Nomination committee is currently accepting nominations for the position of President, Vice President, & Secretary of the Boosters Executive team. Currently Mike Urgo has served as President for h...
Jan 20, 2018 - Parents/booster meeting this Wednesday Jan 24 6-7pm
Good evening! Just a reminder to mark your calendar for the parents/booster meeting this Wednesday January 24th from 6-7pm. All parents are members of this group and are encouraged to come :)! Please...
Dec 19, 2017 - Deadline this week for booking room Winter Carnival, no booster meeting December
Good morning! There is no booster/parents meeting this month. Our next meeting will take place in January. Date to follow. The deadline to book a hotel room as part of the block for the Winter Carniva...
Nov 30, 2017 - Parents meeting tonight
Hi there, Just a reminder our parents/boosters meeting will take place tonight from 6-7pm in the community room downstairs at the Y. All are encouraged to attend. If you haven't turned in your swim-a-...
Nov 15, 2017 - Swim-A-Thon results so far, room block, parents meeting
Good morning! Great job to all who participated in day one of the swim-a-thon! So far we have received 2341.00 in donations with 43 swimmers participating! Thanks to the parents who have helped with t...
Nov 12, 2017 - Gear, Swim-A-Thon, special announcement
Good morning! Great meet yesterday Dolphins! Thanks again to all volunteers who helped make it a success! The concession stand thanks to your donations and lead by Ann Marie Sweet earned 948.60 plus ...
Oct 24, 2017 - Booster / Parents meeting tonight from 6-7pm
Hi everyone, Tonight is our monthly parents meeting. All parents are members and encouraged to attend to discuss ideas and thoughts for your Dolphins :)! We hope to see you there. Please join us fro...
Oct 12, 2017 - More volunteers needed Saturday, please sign up if you can
Good evening everyone, We are looking forward to our Westerly vs. Smithfield meet this weekend! For those who are attending this meet, please remember to sign up for a consession donation. We also are...
Oct 10, 2017 - Sponsorship update, Please sign up for jobs at next meet, parents meeting Oct25
Hi there, We are happy to report blocks and pads have been ordered! We are so thankful for the folks who stepped up to help sponsor the purchasing of these vital pieces of equipment for our team. You ...
Oct 9, 2017 - Team unify/www.ymcadolphins.org help available at pool tomorrow
Good afternoon, For anyone who is struggling with using the website www.ymcadolphins.org or has questions please come to the YMCA tomorrow (Tuesday 10/10) between 4-6pm for a live Q & A opportunity. W...
Oct 3, 2017 - Dolphins/Hammerheads collecting donations Puerto Rico- Deadline Tomorrow
Good afternoon everyone- The Mystic Hammerheads (Mystic YMCA team) is taking a collection for residents of Puerto Rico. Specific items are needed and are listed below. If you are able to contribute an...
Sep 27, 2017 - Welcome new families! Swim meet needs, parent meeting recap
Good morning everyone! Welcome to everyone who is just receiving emails for the first time and are just joining the team! You will notice on the home page of the www.ymcadolphins.org website there i...
Sep 21, 2017 - Job sign ups for Mystic meet, booster/parents meeting Tuesday, Dolphin gear!
Good evening Dolphins! For those participating in our meet vs. Mystic on September 30, please remember to declare your intent to attend. Also every family is asked to make a donation to the concession...
Sep 14, 2017 - Swim fittings by pool today- last day...Booster meeting Tues- September 26 6-7pm
Hi everyone, The team suit fittings will take place by the pool area today as the community room was double booked. Please be sure to stop by and order your team supplies today if you haven't already....
Aug 30, 2017 - Registration is now open! New Swimmer evaluations next week
Registration for the YMCA Winter Swim Season is now open! Starting with the 2017 season registration for the swim team will be done through the team web site, NOT the YMCA front desk. You must registe...
Aug 18, 2017 - Banquet rescheduled, booster meeting next week, parent swim meetings following
Hi everyone, Unfortunately the weather didn't cooperate so we had to reschedule the summer swim season celebration to Thursday August 24th, Camp Watchaug 160 Prosser Trail, Charlestown, RI. Set up ...
Aug 14, 2017 - Summer banquet/celebration and booster meeting
Hello everyone, Our summer season has concluded and what a great success it was! Thanks to all who participated. For those participants who are planning to come to our end of season celebration, ple...
Jul 31, 2017 - SAVE the date, Sunday 11/26/17
Good morning swim parents On November 26th this year The YMCA dolphins are hosting a clinic where 2 Olympians will come to spend time teaching our swimmers high performance racing techniques!!! Th...
Jul 6, 2017 - Save the date-Team Clinic and Boosters meeting 7/19 Wednesday 5:30pm
Hi there, The parents/boosters meeting will take place on Wednesday July 19th at 5:30pm in the Community room downstairs at the YMCA. We hope to see everyone there. Very exciting team happenings and w...
Jun 13, 2017 - Reminder- boosters/parents meeting tomorrow (Wednesday) 5:30pm
Good morning, Hope you are enjoying the sun! The boosters/parents meeting will take place tomorrow night (Wednesday 6/14) at 5:30pm in the community room downstairs at the YMCA. Please consider joinin...
Jun 5, 2017 - Boosters meeting Wednesday June 14 5:30pm
Good afternoon everyone, The swim team will hold it's monthly boosters/parents meeting next Wednesday June 14th from 5:30-6:30 at the YMCA. Everyone is a member of the boosters/parents group even if y...
May 9, 2017 - Boosters meeting and awards, team gifts for some still to be picked up
Good morning- Our boosters meeting will take place Wednesday May 17 from 6-7pm in the pool viewing area. You are all welcome to attend even if not participating in the summer program. Some still have ...
Mar 28, 2017 - booster meeting Tuesday April 4th 6:30-7:30pm, if you didn't get your awards...
Hi there, The boosters meeting will take place next Tuesday April 4th from 6:30-7:30pm in the pool viewing area. If you did not recieve your awards at the banquet, feel free to join us at the boosters...
Mar 16, 2017 - Final reminder coaches notes, Blue and White colors for banquet
Good afternoon, Just a final reminder the coaches note box at the back of the pool will dissapear by Saturday so please get your thank you notes in if you haven't already. For those who purchased ba...
Mar 13, 2017 - Thank you mailbox there through the end of the week
Hi everyone, If swimmers have not yet submitted a thank you note for a coach and plan to, please do so by this Saturday as that will be last day our mailbox will be in the pool area. It is located on ...
Mar 5, 2017 - Final reminders- please read, banquet tix, team pic, pie face, pizza night
Good afternoon- just a few final reminders Monday will be the last day to buy your banquet tickets. We have to pay for seating and food for the banquet and must sell all tickets in advance to get an a...
Mar 2, 2017 - Pizza party Monday, Pie event on MONDAY instead, boosters meeting this Tuesday 6
Hi there, Just a couple of reminders... Year end pizza party & team picture will be from 5-7pm on Monday night. Please plan to attend. Free food for everyone and open swim for swim team only. Coach ...
Feb 26, 2017 - One more chance to order SeneSEA shirt, pizza party NEXT Monday, banquet tix
If anyone had interest in a SeneSEA shirt and did not order one, please email us by 4pm tomorrow (Monday) with your size and quantity of what you would like. [email protected] Mike will be a...
Feb 23, 2017 - Team Picture & pizza party, pasta dinner, t-shirt pickup, banquet reminder
We hope everyone is looking forward to our annual pasta dinner tonight. Schedule will be 5-5:50 practice for younger kids, then they go downstairs to eat. 6:6:50 for older kids, then they go and eat. ...
Feb 21, 2017 - $ for shirts, & coaches gift tomorrow...pasta dinner ALL swimmers invited-info
The annual free pasta dinner for swimmers will take place on THIS Thursday February 23rd downstairs in the community room. Practice Thursday will run as follows...5-5:50 then those swimmers will go do...
Feb 18, 2017 - movie night tomorrow, special event save the date Thanksgiving weekend, meet
Good evening everyone, If anyone is interested in attending the team family movie night tomorrow evening, please sign up on the website no later than tonight so we can have an accurate headcount for f...
Feb 15, 2017 - Meeting tonight in downstairs community room / t-shirt cutoff at 7pm tonight
Due to the HS meet tonight we will have our boosters/parents meeting in the downstairs community room at 6pm and we will end when practice ends around 7pm. Also as a final reminder, you must log-in to...
Feb 15, 2017 - Important updates from tonights meeting- please read
Good evening everyone, Thanks to everyone who attended tonights parents/boosters meeting. The minutes will soon be available on the website however here are some important updates and reminders... Any...
Feb 14, 2017 - t-shirt deadline & booster meeting tomorrow, movie night- Cool Runnings!
Good morning Dolphins! Just a reminder to log in on the website and indicate if you want a team shirt for Senecy's no later than tomorrow. All sizes are available (youth s-XXXL). The cost is 17.00 per...
Feb 10, 2017 - Deadline for SENECY hotel room today, t shirt sign up deadline next Wednesday
Hi everyone, If you are interested in booking a room for the Senecy championship meet on March 4th, please be sure to do so by today by using this link... https://gc.synxis.com/rez.aspx ?Hotel=12050&...
Feb 8, 2017 - Important info/dates, team shirts, banquet tickets, movie night
Good morning everyone- Here are some team updates... Boosters/parents meeting- next Wednesday February 15th from 6-7pm. Everyone is invited and encouraged to attend. Our end of year banquet is Saturda...
Feb 3, 2017 - Last call, President nominations & dolphin gear
Hi everyone- This is a final reminder the dolphin team store will close for the season this Sunday. If you are interested in any gear, orders must be placed by Sunday at midnight. Here is the link... ...
Jan 31, 2017 - Store open through Sunday, new items added
As you enjoy the snow, please take a look at the dolphin team store. There are a few new items available for anyone interested. Here is the link... http://www.destinationathlete.com/teams/store.aspx?t...
Jan 29, 2017 - Pentathlon, dates, rooms for upcoming meets, next booster meeting Feb 15
Good evening everyone, Our team represented extremely well today at Pentathlon. Thanks to those coaches, swimmers, and families who attended. I'm sure Coach will have an update soon on results. Here a...
Jan 26, 2017 - Message from Boosters Nomination committee
The Westerly YMCA Swim Boosters are accepting nominations for the volunteer position of President. The position is a three year committment with the opportunity for renewal. It requires welcoming all ...
Jan 21, 2017 - Thank you, team store, & concession totals
Good evening everyone, A GREAT BIG THANKS to everyone who helped make todays meet another success. We are so incredibly lucky to have such great volunteers, generous donors, dedicated coaches, and a s...
Jan 16, 2017 - Please sign up for final home meet jobs & donations
Good morning everyone, The Dolphins swam incredibly well at the Winter Carnival this weekend. Look for updates soon and great job to all of the swimmers! Pic attached of some of our enthusiastic 8 and...
Jan 6, 2017 - Save the dates-movie night, banquet, & more
Good morning Dolphins! Thanks to everyone who attended our boosters/parents meeting this week. A couple of updates... The year end banquet will take place at the Y on Saturday evening March 25th at 6p...
Dec 28, 2016 - Booster meeting next Wednesday, more rooms just made available, skin care
Good morning, We hope the swimmers are having a great holiday break! A couple of updates from the team... -The boosters/parents meeting will take place January 4th from 6-7pm in the pool viewing area....
Dec 19, 2016 - Practice schedule 2 weeks- no practice Christmas Dec 25, & Tuesday Dec 27
Good morning- There will be regular practice each day EXCEPT- Christmas Dec 25, & Tuesday December 27th due to a large group of the team and coaches participating in a swim clinic in Newport. All othe...
Dec 11, 2016 - Thank you & booster meeting Wednesday January 4th 6-7pm
Hello everyone, Just a note of thanks to all of the volunteers, contributors, coaches, swimmers, & the Y staff for a great meet yesterday. Everything went very smoothly. In total our concession stand ...
Dec 8, 2016 - Meet Saturday donations and volunteers needed..please bring swimathon donations
Good morning everyone! Please take a moment to log into your account and sign up for both a job and a donation for the meet this Saturday vs. Bayside. Bayside is a good size team and we will need ever...
Nov 30, 2016 - Room blocks for two meets
Good evening Dolphins! Each year we take a look at the calendar and try and get discounted rooms when we think we are traveling with a large group of swimmers to a meet that is further away. This year...
Nov 19, 2016 - Dolphin gear will be distributed at today's meet-swimathon upcoming
Good morning everyone The dolphin gear is in and will be available to pick up today in New Bedford. See Jen or Mike for yours please. Also there will soon be signups available for swimathon. Keep your...
Nov 10, 2016 - Movie night will be postponed
Good evening everyone, We are going to postpone our movie night. The reason for this is that our meet is likely to end earlier than we predicted. We cannot start the movie early due to the Y being ope...
Nov 5, 2016 - Movie night- Ice Age Collision Course & Phelps movie- donation/job sign ups open
Hi everyone, On November 12th , we have our third Home meet against Cape Cod and we need at least one person from your family (mother, father, brother, sister, aunt, uncle, grandmother, grandfather, ...
Oct 29, 2016 - Only one more day for gear, boosters meeting Tuesday evening
As a reminder, there is only 1 more day to get your AWESOME Dolphin gear! This will be the only opportunity to order so don't miss out. The deadline will not be extended. Orders will be in by the end ...
Oct 25, 2016 - No practice Halloween, Y taking costume donations, boosters meeting next Tuesday
Good evening Dolphins! There will be no practice next Monday on Halloween. The YMCA is taking gently worn Halloween costume donations. Please bring your costume directly to the Aquatics office to Kell...
Oct 24, 2016 - Save these dates & only one more week for dolphins gear
Good morning everyone, Hopefully everyone had a great weekend! Here is some Dolphin news... Our next parent/boosters meeting will take place November 1st from 6:00-7:00pm in the pool viewing area. L...
Oct 14, 2016 - Please help if you can
Hi everyone, We are looking forward to our second home meet tomorrow! For some it will be your first and we are so excited to have you as a part of the dolphins! Home meets depend on help from parents...
Oct 8, 2016 - Parade postponed until Monday, sign ups now open for this and Smithfield meet
Good evening Dolphins! The parade has been postponed until this Monday. We will still walk but we won't meet prior as previously planned. Please plan to meet at our designated location between 12:30-1...
Oct 8, 2016 - Final count for Columbus Day parade- please sign up..getting pizza
Good morning everyone, Just trying to get a final headcount for the parade tomorrow. Please sign up today by 4pm if you plan to walk. If you can sign up each person (parent and child) who is plannin...
Oct 6, 2016 - Sign up to march in Columbus Day Parade this Sunday :)!
Hi everyone! The Columbus Day Parade will happen this Sunday. We are hoping to have a good showing of dolphin swimmers who are interested in walking with the Y. Details about the event are on the home...
Oct 2, 2016 - Meet a success, boosters meeting this tuesday, Columbus Day parade info
Good evening everyone! For those who attended our first meet vs Mystic, we hope you had a great time! I'm sure Coach Jim will send along a message soon enough with information about it along with resu...
Sep 29, 2016 - Last call meet info Saturday, swap shop, a few volunteers still needed
Hi everyone, For some of you this might be your first time at a swim meet. If so, get ready for some fun! This will be a great first meet vs. Mystic and the swimmers will be in for an awesome time! If...
Sep 27, 2016 - Anyone still needing to pick up equipment, please do so at meet Saturday
Good afternoon- If you did not pick up your swim equipment/gear, please see Kathy from Beach Party in the gym area during Saturdays meet. She will have the remainder of the equipment for you. Thanks t...
Sep 26, 2016 - First home meet needs & equipment pick up
Good morning everyone, In only a few days we will have our first meet! We are very excited to get the season started this Saturday. Coach Jim has spoken with many of you and just sent an email out wit...
Sep 22, 2016 - Equipment in Friday, boosters meeting Oct 4, sound/accoustic help, social venue
Good morning Dolphins! We hope the beginning of the season is treating you well! Here are a couple of updates... - We anticipate equipment being in (except caps) Friday. Please plan to stop by practic...
Sep 15, 2016 - Deadline to get a personalized cap this Friday at 2pm
Hi everyone, We fitted most of the team for suits/equipment/caps. Thank you for your patience if you came during the busy times :). For those who did not make the fitting, you will need to contact bea...
Sep 14, 2016 - Final suit fitting tonight, orders must be placed
Hi everyone, Tonight is the last night beach party will be there to do suit fittings. If you wish to order your team suit and get fit, you must come tonight between 5-7. Also there is only a one time ...
May 1, 2016 - Summer swim practice begins tomorrow, Boosters meeting Thursday May 5th 5-6pm
Hi there, For those not swimming summer, this is probably the last email you will get until next season so we wish you a great summer to come! We have created a new email group for summer swimmers onl...
Apr 3, 2016 - Last chance to register to attend banquet today
Good morning Dolphins! We just wanted to send a final reminder that the deadline for banquet registration is today . You can simply call the front desk at the Y to register, but after today no new re...
Mar 28, 2016 - Spring/Summer swim begins today, deadline for banquet
Good morning, The Spring/Summer program begins it's dry-land portion today. The dry-lands will run from 4-5pm Monday, Wednesday, & Friday in the studio downstairs and the swimming portion will begin i...
Mar 15, 2016 - Survey, banquet, & fnext boosters meeting 3/22 @ 6pm
Hi everyone, Please take this survey to help us improve our team. The survey will be available for only one week and will take you less than 1 minute to complete. If you have more than one child pleas...
Mar 6, 2016 - Reminder-Team picture/pizza night/open swim for swim team tomorrow night 5-7pm
Good evening everyone, Just a reminder, we will end our 2015-2016 regular season with a team photo and pizza party provided by the boosters tomorrow (Monday). All famlies are welcome to have dinner. ...
Mar 3, 2016 - Reminder-admission fee at Senecy's, pizza party for all on Monday evening
Hi everyone, We hope everyone enjoyed the Pasta dinner tonight and the kids are full of energy and ready to swim fast! Just a reminder that there is an entry fee at Senecy's of $5.00 per spectator (ex...
Feb 28, 2016 - T-shirt order deadline today, pasta dinner Thursday, practice info
Hi everyone, If you ordering a Senecy T-Shirt, you must add your name to the Job Signup on the Senecy meet by 9pm this evening. No extra's will be ordered. T-shirts must be picked up and paid for on ...
Feb 25, 2016 - Dolphins Senecy Theme is...The OLYMPICS
Hi everyone, Each year our team chooses a theme for Senecy's. This year the Seniors have chosen the Olympics! So our YMCA Dolphin Olympians will be going up to compete and have a great time and the Se...
Feb 22, 2016 - Thank you everyone!..now time to celebrate :)
Hi everyone, Thank you to the coaches, staff, & volunteers who helped at this past weekends meet. It ran very smoothly and could not have if not for your help. Special thanks to everyone who volunteer...
Feb 19, 2016 - Please consider lending a hand for Saturday's meet
Hi everyone, Thanks to those who have signed up to help and donate at our last meet of the year. We are still in need of some key positions at the meet. Here is a short description of each position (i...
Feb 16, 2016 - Last home meet details and sign up
Good morning! We will be hosting our final home meet Saturday with warm ups at 11 and a meet start time of 12:30. If you have not yet signed up please do as coach is currently putting the roster toget...
Feb 16, 2016 - Rooms for Championship meet, must book by Friday 2/19/2016
Hi everyone- below are the room block links to book accomidations at the Royal Sonesta during the championship meets in March. The rates differ depending on the weekend. Unfortunately Senecy's was dur...
Feb 13, 2016 - GO DOLPHINS! Great meet ahead, thanks, and a few more volunteers needed
Good morning! We are looking forward to a great tri-meet today as we host Kent & South County! Thanks to those who signed up to volunteer and donate. We are still in need of some more volunteers, spec...
Feb 8, 2016 - Practice cancelled tonight and more
Hi there, The Y is closing at 12:30 so there will be no practice tonight, Monday 2/8/2016. If you haven't already, please take a moment to sign up for jobs and donations for the upcoming meet on Satur...
Feb 5, 2016 - Practice cancelled tonight-please sign up for jobs/donations at home meets
Hi everyone, Practice is cancelled tonight due to the snow. Hope everyone is safe and having a fun day! Additionally, please sign up for jobs and donations for our meets at your earliest convenience. ...
Feb 5, 2016 - Reminders- Bayside, scholarships, boosters/parents meeting next Wednesday
Good morning, Just a couple of reminders... Bayside meet tomorrow- Westerly warm up is at 3:00pm, please arrive by 2:30pm. Scholarship forms are now available on the website for eligable seniors. Seni...
Feb 2, 2016 - Mark your calendar- Monthly boosters meeting February 10th
Good morning, Our monthly boosters meeting will take place from 6-7 on February 10th in the pool viewing area. All parents are members of the boosters club and are encourged to join us to discuss the ...
Jan 29, 2016 - A BIG Swim-A-Thon Thank you!
Swim-A-Thon On behalf of the boosters I would like to send out a huge thanks to all that participated in this year’s Swim-A-Thon. Each year the Westerly dolphins swim team holds an annual fundrais...
Jan 28, 2016 - Movie night details-No practice Sunday
Time to grab your stadium chairs and blankets for Dolphin Swim Team Movie Night! We will be showing a short, yet inspirational movie/documentary, titled ‘Watermark’ about a collegiate swim team. Altho...
Jan 23, 2016 - Movie Night - Jan 30
Hi Swim Team families, Please remember to signup for the Swim Team Movie Night on Jan 30 at Mystic YMCA. Details can be found here: https://www.teamunify.com/EventShow.jsp?returnPage=%2FEventsCurrent...
Jan 23, 2016 - Message 3- per coach meet cancelled at Kent today
Hi there, Per Coach Jim...Due to the impending storm we will not travel to Kent for the meet today. Additionally, we will let you know if practice is impacted tomorrow via email. Feel free to make sno...
Jan 21, 2016 - Update for Kent meet this weekend including location
Hi there, As you maybe aware, we might have some snow this weekend. We are currently in talks with Kent and will be taking a look at the plan with everyones saftey in mind. We should know more by tomo...
Jan 20, 2016 - Getting ready for Swim-a-thon!
Hi everyone! Please dont forget, swim-a-thon is next Monday and Tuesday! We have been hearing from some swimmers great fundraising success stories :). Please bring your monies raised to the session yo...
Jan 18, 2016 - Please sign up TODAY for three events
Hello everyone, We need folks to declare their intention/sign up today for Kent, the Swim-A-Thon, & the Pentathalon. Here are some details on these events that will help you decide. Reminder- you must...
Jan 15, 2016 - Banquet survey- please take 20 seconds to fill out
Hi everyone, As previously mentioned, each year the Dolphins hold a banquet to celebrate our accomplishments both individually and as a team. It's a really great way to end the season and something yo...
Jan 7, 2016 - Important FUN dates- Movie night, Pasta dinner,Grey Sail, & Banquet
Thanks to all those who were able to attend our booster/parents meeting last night. We had some great conversation and even better plans to come :)! Here are some dates you will want to mark your cale...
Jan 2, 2016 - Swim-A-Thon Pledge Form and Information
Click on the link below for Swim-A-Thon information: Swim-A-Thon_information_2015-2016.pdf Click on the link below for the Swim-A-Thon Pledge Form: Swim-A-Thon_Pledge_Form_2015-2016.pdf
Dec 30, 2015 - New Dry-Lands schedule and Boosters meeting
Hi everyone, As we enter the next phase of the season, we will be modifying the Dry-Lands trainings. They will take place on Monday's with Coach Dale & Wednesdays with Coach Tom. To reiderate Coach Ji...
Dec 21, 2015 - Update for holiday practice schedule
Hi everyone In the last email, we neglected to include the time for the 1/1 practice. It will take place from 10:00-11:30. We also will not have dry lands on 1/1 due to the Y closing early that day. P...
Dec 19, 2015 - Practice schedule through the holidays
Hi everyone, Below are the changes to the practice schedule over the next two weeks... 12/24- No practice 12/25-No practice 12/31- No practice 1/1-Technique practice (Similar to the normal Sunday prac...
Dec 6, 2015 - Dolphin Gear is in!
Hi everyone, For those who ordered gear, it is in. Tammy or Michelle will be available to distribute it this week Monday & Wednesday 4-5pm or Wednesday & Thursday from 5-6pm. Please drop by during one...
Dec 1, 2015 - Pace clocks have been installed
Hi everyone, We are happy to announce our new pace clocks have been installed in the pool area! These clocks will give us some great functionality at meets and practice and best of all any swimmers wi...
Nov 22, 2015 - THANK YOU! Great job to all at the home meet!
Hi everyone, A big thank you to all swimmers, coaches, Y staff & parents for their help on a very successfull home meet. Everything ran smoothly and could not have done so without all of your help and...
Nov 19, 2015 - Help & dontations still needed for this weekend
Hi everyone- Help is still needed in some important areas for this weekends meet. We are still looking for one more bullpen volunteer, a person to help break down the pool equipment after the meet, & ...
Nov 15, 2015 - Go Dolphins! Cape Cod, boosters meeting Tues, meet this weekend
Hi everyone, Great job to all of our Dolphins this weekend! The meet went very well and there was great sportsmanship on both sides. Coach Jim will soon email with results when they become available. ...
Nov 12, 2015 - Cape Cod meet info, boosters meeting next Tuesday
Hi there- Cape Cod is upon us! Westerly will have warm ups at 12:30 so please arrive by noon so we can the team organized. For those who have never been to The Cape YMCA, it is a great facility. There...
Nov 9, 2015 - Caps & beachparty merchandise will be in tonight at 6pm, sign up for jobs
Hi everyone- If you ordered a dolphins cap it is on the back table in the pool area. Please make sure you grab the correct cap, we do have some swimmers with the same name so make sure you don't take ...
Nov 3, 2015 - Dolphin gear available through Thursday this week
We were able to extend the Dolphin Gear availability for a two more days (through Nov 5). If you wanted gear you will have until Thursday to make your purchase. You must use this new link to place you...
Nov 1, 2015 - Today is the final day to order your Dolphin gear, thank you!
Hi there- Just a reminder that if you wanted to order any dolphin gear today is the last day to do so. (please spread the word) Here is the link... http://www.destinationathlete.com/teams/store.aspx?t...
Oct 29, 2015 - Beginners session added, Grey Sail Friday!, Caps in next week, Gear deadline
Hi there, We will be piloting a session for beginners Wednesdays at 5pm starting next week. This will not change any other sessions, so the schedule remains as is but now beginners can also attend pr...
Oct 27, 2015 - Coach Guidance on November 2015 Swim Meets / Delete December Boston meet
Coach Guidance on November 2015 Swim Meets Parents and Swimmers: The Dolphins will participate in 3 swim meets during November as follows: Freestyle Frenzy (FF) at New Bedford ( Nov 7 , 8) – this meet...
Oct 25, 2015 - Team fundraiser this Friday! Open to the public, no practice Friday
This Friday! Come one, come all! We are hosting a team fundraiser at Grey Sail Brewery from 6-8pm. The event is open to the public 21+. Tickets will be sold at the door for $20.00 and entry covers foo...
Oct 19, 2015 - Meeting Wednesday, updates on upcoming meets
Hi there, Here is some important info from the team Our parents meeting will take place from 6-7pm this Wednesday in the pool viewing area. Please join us to talk about our Dolphins team :)! October m...
Oct 13, 2015 - Dolphin Gear Store is open!, Boosters meeting Oct 21, sign up for meet by Wed
Show your Dolphin pride with Dolphin Gear!! -The store will be open online through November 2nd. You must place your order online by this date if you are interested in any of the items. All items orde...
Oct 11, 2015 - Meet results last two meets..THANK YOU!
Hi everyone, Thanks to all parents, coaches, swimmers,volunteers, & the YMCA staff for making yesterdays meet a great success. Our Dolphins swam very well in the first home meet and by all accounts it...
Oct 8, 2015 - Need concession volunteers, info on hotel blocks for Mass meets, Holyoke cancel
A couple of things :)... - We are extremely thankful for all of the donations that have been promised and to those who have signed up for jobs thus far! We still really need some volunteers to he lp u...
Oct 7, 2015 - Volunteers/Donations needed & more info regarding this weekends meet
Good morning! Our first home meet is only days away :)! Here is some more info/clarfication on some things.. - For those who haven't noticed, the food donation requests are now available under job sig...
Oct 7, 2015 - Is your First name not appearing when we email you?
When we email you is your first name appearing as "first name"? This is an easy fix that you can fix yourself. Just go under your account and update your information. While you are there please update...
Oct 6, 2015 - Signing up for this weekends meet
Hi there - if you visit our homepage ymcadolphins.org you will notice this weekends meet is listed right next to the news. There are two buttons Attend/Decline & Job Sign Up. Once you are signed in us...
Oct 4, 2015 - Looking for someone who has sound equipment
Does anyone have a mini DJ set of some sort that has speakers and a microphone? I'd like to see us improve our sound quality at our home meets this year. We are having a meet announcer who will keep e...
Oct 3, 2015 - Weekly News
HI there, Thanks to everyone who participated in todays meet. As soon as results are available we will post them. Here are some points of interest for the upcoming week... -Team Suits are in. They wil...
Sep 30, 2015 - Come ask your questions tonight
Today, Wednesday 9/30 Mike Urgo from the boosters/parents group and Coach Eric will be available in the pool viewing area to answer any questions you might have about the team as well as the new websi...
Sep 28, 2015 - Upcoming Swim Meets
October 3 - South County Y Invitational - 12 and Under (away meet) All teams in our league have been invited to this invitational meet (warm up at 12:30). Our coaching staff feel that this is an idea...
Sep 25, 2015 - Weekly update from the dolphins!
Happy Friday everyone! A couple of updates... 1. Coaches will be individually speaking with swimmers/parents about participating in the South County meet which takes place next Saturday. He should kno...
Sep 18, 2015 - boosters meeting Tuesday...Practice, drylands update... Suits/caps, meet update
Hi there, We hope everyone has enjoyed the last couple of weeks of practice and getting back with the team. Here are a few updates... 1. Please come to the boosters/parents meeting Tuesday September...
Sep 13, 2015 - Regular Season Practice Schedule
The regular season practice schedule for all workout groups has been posted. Please login to see your swimmer's workout group and then see the daily breakdown of practices on the the Team Calendar. ...
Sep 11, 2015 - Team Suit Fittings
Beach Party will be here during both practices from 5:00 - 7:30pm on Monday September 14 and Tuesday September 15.
Sep 9, 2015 - New Website and Season Has Begun
Welcome to a new and exciting season for the Westerly-Pawcatuck YMCA Dolphins. There are a lot of changes this season. Primarily we have a new Head Coach, Jim Knapp. Caoch Jim has been working wit...
Sep 9, 2015 - Practice Schedule For Week One
The practice schedule tab will be activated by Thursday September 10, 2015. For this week, the practice schedule is all Beginners will swim from 5:00 - 6:00 pm in the Fuller Pool. ALL RETURNING SWIM...