JumpStart 2019

Open for Returning Members

3/11/19 - 4/30/19

Open for New Members

3/11/19 - 4/30/19

31 Members

Welcome to the Rappahannock Area YMCA Swim Team, Inc. (RAYS) Electronic Registration platform for our JumpStart program.  It is a 6 week program designed for experienced summer league swimmers, ages 7 and older, who are legal in all 4 strokes and looking to get that competitive edge for the summer swim season. Emphasis is on developing and improving the fundamentals of the four competitive strokes as well as racing starts and turns.  We are pleased to offer electronic payment processing and registration. Online registration will open on Monday, March 11, 2019 and close on Tuesday, April 30, 2019.  For a JumpStart flyer click here.

The JumpStart program runs from April 15, 2019 to May 23, 2019 and is offered at four locations:  King George YMCA in King George County, Massad YMCA in Stafford County, Rosner YMCA in Spotsylvania County and Jeff Rouse Swim & Sport Center (JRSSC) in Stafford County.  A minimum of 4 registered swimmers is required for the program to be held at each facility, with a maximum of 12 swimmers at each YMCA and a maximum of 16 swimmers at JRSSC. 

Pratice Days:  Monday - Thursday at all locations.

Practice Times Differ:   King George YMCA: 7:15-8:15 PM; Massad YMCA:  7:00-8:00 PM.; Rosner YMCA:  7:30-8:30 PM; Jeff Rouse Swim & Sport Center:  7:15-8:15 PM.

All YMCA JumpStart swimmers must be YMCA members.  If the swimmer is not currently a YMCA member, please obtain membership at the YMCA front desk.  YMCA joining fees are waived for a RAYS swimmer.  Family rates are not discounted. Membership is not required for Jeff Rouse Swim & Sport JumpStart swimmers.

JumpStart Program Costs Differ:  $200 per swimmer at a YMCA (King George, Massad & Rosner); $240 at Jeff Rouse Swim & Sport Center.  Full payment is required before the first practice.  No discount for multiple swimmers.  Refunds will not be offered once the program begins.

Swimmers are expected to have goggles.  Optional equipment may be purchased at time of registration:  RAYS Latex swim cap $4; RAYS Silicone swim cap $12.

There is no fundraising requirement with this program.  This program does not allow participation in meets.  For billing questions contact our bookkeeper, Carol Rowlands at raysbookkeeper@gmail.com.

We look forward to having you join the Stingrays Swim Team.