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New Canaan YMCA Competitive Swimming Director and Head Coach of Caimans Nominated for Fitter & Faster/ASCA Age Group Swim Coach of the Year

The New Canaan YMCA’s Competitive Swimming Director and Head Coach of the Caimans swim team, Suzanne Lancey, has been nominated as one of 50 Coaches in the country for the … Read More

New Canaan YMCA Announces Winner of 2019 Griffin Conway Memorial Scholarship

The Griffin Conway Memorial Scholarship was established in 2014 to honor and celebrate the life of Griffin Conway. Griffin Conway was a long-time Y-ball participant who promoted sportsmanship and teamwork … Read More

Water Safety Tips for Summer 2019

Summertime is on the way, meaning pool and beach time for many children and adults.  As we approach the summer, the Y reminds parents and swimmers to practice safety when … Read More

West Elementary School Raises over $6,000 at Walk-a-Thon to Benefit Facing the Future (FAFU)

West Elementary School’s fourth grade class hosted its fourth annual Walk-a-Thon event for Facing the Future Child Development Learning Center (FAFU) in Kibera, Kenya, a partner of the New Canaan … Read More

Rainbow Station Preschool Graduation 2019

The New Canaan YMCA’s Rainbow Station Preschool graduated 15 students on Friday, June 7th. Congratulations to the Rainbow Station Class of 2019!

Experienced Water Polo Coach Joins the YMCA to Lead New Water Polo Programs

The New Canaan YMCA is proud to introduce its new Water Polo Coach, Danilo Sierra. Sierra joins the Y with experience both playing and coaching water polo at a variety … Read More

Aquianas Capture Gold in Solo, Duet and Team at 2019 East Zone Championships

Congratulations to the New Canaan YMCA Aquianas who captured Gold in the Solo, Duet and Team categories at the 2019 East Zone Championships this past weekend in Buffalo, NY! Overall, … Read More

YSN Theaterworks Winter Production

Congratulations to our YSN Theaterworks participants on a fantastic winter production, which featured two stories: Where the Wild Things are and The Three Little Pigs! Also, thank you to those … Read More

New Canaan YMCA Wildcats Compete in Unified Sports Basketball Tournament

On Thursday, February 28th, the New Canaan YMCA Wildcats Basketball team participated in the Unified Sports Special Olympics tournament at St. Luke’s School in New Canaan. Unified Sports is a … Read More

Aquianas Host East Zone 13-15 Championship

On February 9th and 10th the Aquianas Synchronized Swimming Team hosted the East Zone 13-15 Championship competition. Sixteen teams and 125 athletes from across the Northeast competed with the goal … Read More