The Weston Westport Family YMCA is the home of the Water Rat Swim Team. The Water Rat Swim Team was established in 1949, and from the beginning, members of the team have been perennial state champions. The Water Rat Swim Team competes in YMCA meets locally and nationally. The club is also a registered USA Swimming Team sanctioned by Connecticut Swimming, Inc. and competes in USA Swimming competitions at the local, regional, state, zone, and national level. Practices take place before or after school and on Saturday mornings, with the frequency and timing of sessions depending on age and ability level.

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WRAT All Parent Team Email

Hello Everyone! Welcome to the 2021 – 2022 swim year. On behalf of the Water Rat coaches, we are excited to dive in and...

By Team Administrator Williams

Senior News 9/4/2021

Happy Saturday! I hope everyone’s holiday weekend is off to a great start. If today’s beautiful weather is any indication, it will truly be...

By Team Administrator Williams

47 Water Rat Swimmers Make the Connecticut Top 16

Forty-Seven Water Rats Make the Connecticut Top 16 Forty-seven swimmers who swam for the Water Rats during all or part of the 2020-2021 Swim...

By Team Administrator Williams

WRAT Alum Matt Torres Wins Bronze in the 400 Meters S8 Freestyle at Paralympics

Congratulations to Water Rat Alum Matthew Torres for winning the bronze in the 400M S8 Freestyle at the Tokyo Paralympic Games. Click here for...

By Team Administrator Williams

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