News

Wendy Sanders

Happy July, Stingray Nation! A couple of quick updates: There is NO PRACTICE on Monday, July 4 in honor of the holiday! Enjoy the day! Starting July 11, practice for Slver, Gold and Senior group at the YMCA will be shifted 5 minutes earlier (6:35pm-7:50pm). Have a great holiday weekend!

Wendy Sanders

Good morning! Just a reminder that Gold and Senior Group Practice is at Northville HS from 6:45-8:15pm tonight AND tomorrow night. Miniray/Bronze/Silver all practice at the YMCA tomorrow evening. The summer schedule officially starts on SATURDAY, June 18. The practice schedule is found here. Also starting on Saturday, June 18, Senior group will have dryland on Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday mornings immediately after practice, so they will swim from 6-8am, and do dryland from 8:00-8:30am. REMEMBER YOUR DRYLAND CLOTHES! Also bring a yoga mat.

Wendy Sanders

Good morning Stingrays! We are slightly modifying the practice schedule as follows: Miniray: MWF from 5:40pm-6:20pm at YMCA Bronze: MWF from 6-7pm at YMCA (no change) Silver: MWF from 6:40pm-7:55pm at YMCA Tonight is still 7:15pm-8:15pm at North Tuesdays starting June 21 are still 7-8am at Botsford Gold and Senior: starting June 20, the evening practices on MWF will be frrom 6:40-7:55pm at the YMCA. No changes to the morning practice schedule at Botsford. Remember that Gold swimmers may only attend ONE practice per day. The full practice schedule can...

Wendy Sanders

Good morning Stingray Nation! We have a special opportunity for any Stingray swimmers and their friends (ages 8 and older) to attend a swim camp at Saginaw Valley State University! For those of you who may not know, two of our former Stingrays (Elliot Mateyak and Sibi Raj) currently swim for SVSU! Check out the info: It is NOT an overnight camp, and you don’t have to register for every session. Click here to sign up!

Wendy Sanders

I hope everyone had a restful long weekend! Just a quick reminder that our Summer Long Course Session begins today! That means that you MUST have registered for summer session in order to attend practices. The registration links for each group are below. PAY NO ATTENTION TO THE PRACTICE TIMES THAT THE YMCA LINKS LIST. They are incorrect. Don't worry. The schedule HERE is the one you should follow. Miniray: http://apm.activecommunities.com/ymcadetroit/Activity_Search/81088 Bronze: http://apm.activecommunities.com/ymcadetroit/Activity_Search/81089 Silver: http://apm.activecommunities.com/ymcadetroit/Activity_Search/81090 Gold: http://apm.activecommunities.com/ymcadetroit/Activity_Search/81091 Senior: http://apm.activecommunities.com/ymcadetroit/Activity_Search/81092

Wendy Sanders

Good morning, Stingray Nation! REMINDER: The practice schedule changes effective today. Find the practice schedule HERE. I recommend syncing your swimmer's practice schedule to your smart device by following the instructions on THIS PAGE. Also, for those of you with former Stingrays who swim in college and need a place to swim for the summer, you can register HERE for long course season. College swimmers are expected to have a YMCA membership and pay the YMCA program fee. Please contact Wendy Sanders with questions. Have a great day!

Wendy Sanders

Good morning, Stingray Nation! A few very important Practice Schedule updates (full schedule found here and the syncable schedule is found here): Starting TUESDAY, MAY 17 and continuing through THURSDAY, MAY 26, the Spring Tune-up Practice Schedule will be as follows: Senior MTWF - 5:45-7:45pm North Th - 5:45-8:15pm North *Tuesday - swim 5:45-7:15pm; Dryland 7:15-7:45pm *Thursday - swim 5:45-7:45pm; Dryland 7:45-8:15pm Gold M-F - 6:45-8:15pm North Silver MWF 6:50-8:05pm Y Tuesday - 7:15-8:15pm North Bronze MWF - 6:00-7:00pm Y Miniray MWF - 5:30-6:10pm Y Summer Long Course Session begins...

Wendy Sanders

Happy Sunday, Stingray Nation! Spring Tune-up starts tomorrow! The practice schedule is found here, or you can sync the practice schedule to your smart device here. You must have an active YMCA membership to register for the Spring Session (contact the YMCA if you have questions about membership). Here are links to register for the swim team Spring Session: Miniray http://apm.activecommunities.com/ymcadetroit/Activity_Search/80352 Bronze http://apm.activecommunities.com/ymcadetroit/Activity_Search/80354 Silver http://apm.activecommunities.com/ymcadetroit/Activity_Search/80355 Gold http://apm.activecommunities.com/ymcadetroit/Activity_Search/80356 Senior http://apm.activecommunities.com/ymcadetroit/Activity_Search/80358 Also, you will notice that the website has a new look (and it may change a little as I play with...

The Fall/Winter Season Awards Banquet will be at St. Mary's Cultural Center on Wednesday, April 13. Info can be found here. YOU MUST RSVP BY TODAY TO ATTEND. Swimmers are free, non-swimmers are $25 per person. RSVP to Dannette Mateyak here and indicate your swimmer's name, practice group, and the number of non-swimmers. If you can't attend the banquet but would like for your swimmer to receive their awards this season, please still RSVP with this request to Dannette Mateyak by March 31. YOUR SWIMMER WILL NOT RECEIVE AWARDS UNLESS...

Good morning from Greensboro, Stingray Nation! Congratulations to our 14 and unders who attended the USA State Meet this past weekend! Rock Thiam, Brianna Escobar, Jill Stricher and Gavin Varga had a great meet to wrap up their season! Our National Team has descended upon Greensboro and are looking fast and fierce for this week's YMCA National Championships! SWIM FAST STINGRAYS!!! A quick update this morning: The Fall/Winter Season Awards Banquet will be at St. Mary's Cultural Center on Wednesday, April 13. Info can be found here. YOU MUST RSVP...