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Scott Thompson

Preliminary entries are due Tuesday for our March Madness Virtual Championship Meet, Sign up now for our fist in-person meet in over a year (with Madison YMCA swimmers), and competing virtually with other YMCAs. Let's go Riptide!

Scott Thompson

Riptide is ready for the rest of winter and spring! Our upcoming sessions are open for registration, and you can find out more about each with the links below: March Madness (February 22nd to April 1st) info Spring Fling (April 7th to May 27th) info Not that, while you may choose to register for all sessions, registering for March Madness or Spring Fling does not commit you to register for the other. You can choose to participate in just one or the other. A previous communication stated that March Madness...

Brian Rose

Thank you all again for being part of our fall session, especially those who volunteered for screening or as part of our time trial. Continuing to swim safely and successful under these conditions has been a tall order, and it took all of you to make it happen. Even under last-minute circumstances, our week-long time trial was a unique event in Riptide history, and produced new best times at an incredible rate. A summary of best times and accomplishments can be found on the meet report here. All best times...

Brian Rose

In accordance with today's announcement of new NJ state regulations, all Riptide activities will be suspended starting Saturday, December 5th. We plan to resume "normal" (as much as that word exists this year) operations in January 2021. We will be monitoring the situation and provide timely updates to everyone as soon as possible regarding our re-start. No payments toward future sessions (starting December 2nd and/or December 17th) will be accepted at this time. Payments already made for December 2nd and beyond will be applied to your account and can be...

Brian Rose

Continuing a string of improvements from recent years, the Raritan Valley YMCA Riptide swim team’s age-groupers finished this season with their highest YMCA state ranking in 10 years. Held February 21st to 23rd at Ocean County YMCA in Toms River, New Jersey, 12&under YMCA States brings together the best swimmers from 27 different YMCAs in the state in two different age groups: 10&under and 11-12. Thousands of New Jersey swimmers participate in YMCA competitive swimming, but only 10% to 20% can make the challenging qualifying times for the state championships....

Brian Rose

Congratulations to the following swimmers who made the team at tryouts on August 4th. You should receive an email from Coach Brian by August 5th with instructions for claiming your roster spot. (If you do not receive the email, contact [email protected]) Gordon Brown Taurox Chao Samina Chittalwala Kaydan Fernandes Emily Galan Max Gan Mia Gan Timothy Garafalo Anjali Gupta Gordon He Dennis Milke Aashil Patel Alisha Patel Nisha Patel Kevin Qi Aakash Santhapet Luca Scalora CJ Serra Paul Serra Andrew Wang Justin Wang Jinan Zaatreh Brendan Zheng Brianna Zheng

Brian Rose

Congratulations to the following swimmers who made the team at tryouts on July 28th. You should receive an email from Coach Brian before 10pm tonight with instructions for claiming your roster spot. (If you do not receive the email, contact [email protected]) Isaach Abraham Arunank Bhattacharya Cedar Boyd Gabrielle Brown Chloe Cantara Olivia Cantara Anthony Chen Mary-Elizabeth Conway Coral DiStefano Aarushi Gupta Varun Iyer Colin Jones Anastasia Kozyrenko Angelina Martinez Liliana Martinho Jack Massey Nell Massey Mihika Mukherjee Jayden Newton Julian Newton Ella Ninal Niya Patel Soham Patel Adriane Patino Neikita...

Brian Rose

Congratulations to the following swimmers who made the team at tryouts on July 14th. You should receive an email from Coach Brian before 9pm tonight with instructions for claiming your roster spot. (If you do not receive the email, contact [email protected]) Kriya Anumalla Kaya Bruszewski Jennifer Chen Jonathan Chen Caroline Compton Jayden D’sa Avani Gupta Alex Hawryluk Vivian Kennedy Daniel Luo Matthew Molinelli Reed Nocera Marm Patel Nathan Pathak Mohit Pradhan Jonathan Qi Arya Ramachandran Gautham Ranaweera Samadhi Ranaweera Tara Ranaweera Marissa Sanders Srijita Sarkar Shivansh Sharma Daniel Shurygin Nethmie...

Congratulations to the following swimmers, who have made the team following our August 5th, 2018 tryouts. Julianne Acquavella Zachary Acquavella Finnegan Atkinson Skoeben Atkinson Samina Chittalwala Kayden Cipolla Harrison Clark Max Gan Mia Gan Darsh Jha Alexander Nikolakopoulos Morris Seidman Kayli Stefanowicz Jack Walsh Brendan Zheng If you have made the team, please see the email from Coach Brian for instructions on registering for the team. If you are on the list above and have not received an email, contact Coach Brian at [email protected] or 732-440-7946.

Congratulations to the following swimmers, who have made the team following our July 29th, 2018 tryouts. Helen Askelson Howard Askelson Brooke Bellardino Ben Erlich Emma Farrell Kaylee Farrell Justin Freyer Zinah Friedman Kendall Kuziemsiu Luke Luo Maisie Moran Marcus Ng Quinlan Paris Soham Patel Akash Raju Emily Romanczuk Keira Rosenzweig Lilian Saroka Clara Scott Lucy Scott Robert Scott Thomas Selesky Rishan Tilve Justin Wang Nichole Wu Brianna Zheng Alyssa Zimmer If you have made the team, please see the email from Coach Brian for instructions on registering for the team. If...