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Eric Shanks

Friends: I hope you, your familes and loved ones are in good health and safe. I am reaching out to you to offer support for every FAST Athlete I am well aware of the hardships associated with the current public health crisis. I spent nine years as a Public Health Disaster Response Planner in Nebraska and Northern California. I am encouraged to see my labors from those years baring fruit. Nebraska is well prepared and I feel very confident that government leaders and public health officials are making excellent decisions....

Eric Shanks

Fremont YMCA Marketing Director Jodi Nemec sends these greeting and support to all Fremont Y members. See the video at the Fremont Family YMCA YouTube Channel

Eric Shanks

Alexis and Dean Signed in to the March 25 Quarantine Fitness Workout with Lee Simmons. Try the next one: Quarantine Fitness Workout For Swimmers Ages 13 + Lee Sommers has trained many top age group swimmers who have gone on to successful collegiate and Olympic careers. Lee will present a dryland workout for swimmers ages 13 and older to build functional strength and stability during quarantine. March 27: 12:00pm EST Led by Trainer, Educator, and Coach Lee Summers Register Now

Heather Daniels

Way to go Team!!! One of our goals as coaches is to teach our swimmers about the importance of teamwork, working together and learning! Last night during practice Coach Heather was helping out with our fellow Special Olympic Swim Team. Coach Shane and Coach Chad ran regular practice with our FAST swimmers. We have had a few new friends join the team lately!! Very exciting!! Last night our very own Charlotte & Elliot stepped up to work one on one for part of the practice with our new friends!! We...

Heather Daniels

Tonight's practice the kiddos got together to sing Happy Birthday to one of their teammates Kuper!!! Happy 8th Birthday Kuper!!! -Coach Heather

Eric Shanks

Over 200 YMCA athletes were in attendance including from McCook Y (3), Columbus Y (35), Norfolk Y (39), Beatrice Y (22), Lincoln Y (25), and Blair Y (41) and FAST (52). Charlotte Vech pulled a trifecta and placed first in each of her six events (4 individual and 2 relays). Thanks to all the families who pitched in with set-up, clean-up, safety marshalls, runners, timers, chili, programs sales, odds and ends, etc. You were great! Special thanks to a crew of YMCA Officials and Midwestern Swimming Officials who made the...