The Worthington Area YMCA is home of the Stingrays! Thie youth team supports more than 50 young athletes ranging in ages from 5-18 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 6:00 p.m. Meets are held on Saturdays throughout the season.
The fun swim meet is open for any individual or family interested in joining the Stingray Swim Team. This meet is scheduled for Saturday, September 19th beginning at 10:00am. Open to any participant that can swim 25 yards, ages 5-18 years old. Free for all participants.
The 2020-2021 season is being scheduled; please check back periodically for updated information.