The Worthington Area YMCA is home the Stingrays! Thie youth team supports more than 50 young athletes ranging in ages from 8-18 years old. We compete against teams from all over the state of Minnesota and some from Iowa. Swimmers must compete in 3 meets over the season in order to qualify to participate in the sectional meet hosted annually by a team within our conference. After which, if they qualify, the may move on to compete at the YMCA State Swim Meet hosted by the University of Minnesota.
You will need to be or become a YMCA member to participate in this program. Swim team is open to swimmers ages 5 to 18 that are able to swim front and back crawl 25 yards. The swim season begins each October and runs through February with practices this year on Tuesdays from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. and Monday and Thursday evenings starting at 7:00 p.m.
Contact Cory Greenway, Health & Fitness Director with questions on participating, scheduling or other items.
Dry Land training will begin Tuesday September 5th and run until September 26th. Mondays and Tuesdays 6:15pm-7:00pm. Please bring shoes appropriate to work out in. For Boys and Girls ages 8 and up. Pool Workouts to follow dryland training. Contact Cory with questions.
The fun swim meet is open for any individual or family interested in joining the Stingray Swim Team. This meet is scheduled for Monday October 2nd beginning at 7:00pm. Open to any participant that can swim 25 yards, ages 5-18 years old.
The 2017-2018 season has been scheduled. The Stingray's season is as follows:
|Oct. 28th||Mankato, MN||Mankato|
|Nov. 11th||Austin, MN||Austin|
|Dec. 9th||Spirit Lake, IA||Bedell|
|Dec. 16th||Brainerd, MN||Brainerd|
|Jan. 20th||Coon Rapids, MN||Emma B.|
|Jan 27th||Spencer, IA||Spencer|
|Feb. 4th||Mankato, MN||Sections Meet|
|Feb. 18th||Univ. of Minnesota||State Meet|
|April 7-8th||Univ. of Minnesota||MYAS Regional Meet|