Ridley Area YMCA RAYS

The Ridley Area YMCA Competitive Swim team is driven towards developing the best combination of competitive swimmers and people through the strengths of innovative coaching techniques and strategies, supportive parental involvement for youth and integration of the core values of the YMCA – Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility.

General Information


Meet Registration

For all YMCA Invitational Meets, USA Meets, Time Trials, YMCA Districts, YMCA Nationals you will register your child via TeamUnify. 

Registration Directions on TeamUnify (Google Chrome/Firefox recommended)

  • Log Into TeamUnify
  • Click on the Events Tab
  • Click on the Edit Commitment Tab that you wish to enter
  • Click on the Member you wish to enter
  • Click on the Events you wish to enter
  • Save Changes

Ways to Pay for Meets

YMCA Front Desk

Call the branch at 610.544.1080

My Account

Schedule payments, pay balances, manage your account, update or change billing information, view or print receipts.

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Meets

Dual Meets

YMCA Dual Meets

November 12, 2016
November 19, 2016
December 3, 2016

January 7, 2017
January 21, 2017
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Girls Adams 2 0
Girls Jefferson 3 0
Boys Adams 1 2
Boys Jefferson 3 0

Invitational

YMCA Invitational Meets

Time Trials, at Ridley High School

Autumn Splash

Other  Invitational Meets

  • October 30, 2016 – Boyertown Boo, at Boyertown YMCA
  • October, 2016 – Malvern Prep School Meet – Boys Only
    • Meet Info & Results – click here
  • November 5-6, 2016 – Dragon Fest Invitational, at Kennett Area YMCA
  • November 20, 2017 – Turkey Trot, at Phoenixville Area YMCA
  • December 17-18, 2016 – RAYS Winter Classic Meet – All Ages, at Ware Pool, Swarthmore College
  • January 13-15, 2017 – Winterfest, at University of Maryland
  • January, 2017 – MLK Monster Mile Meet, at Brandywine, DE YMCA
    • Meet Info & Results – click here
  • January 22, 2017 – Winter Mini Mania – 9 & under, at Wilmington, DE
  • February, 2017 – Viking Invitational, at Northley Middle School, Aston
    • Meet Info & Results – click here
  • February, 2017 – LCY Distance Meet, at Lionville YMCA
    • Meet Info & Results – click here
  • February, 2017 – Frost Fest – CHMSC/District Q Meet, at Ridley High School
    • Meet Info & Results – click here
  • March 5, 2017 – UMLY Mini Meet – 10 & under, at Upper Main Line YMCA
  • March, 2017 – LCY Last Chance Meet, at Lionville Community YMCA
    • Meet Info & Results – click here
  • April, 2017 – CYEDC MastersMania, at Ridley High School Pool
    • Meet Info & Results – click here

Championships

PennDel Championships

Adams Division Championships – Girls & Boys

February 11-12, 2017
Boyertown YMCA

  • Meet Info & Results – click here

Jefferson Division Championships – Girls & Boys

February 4-5, 2017
Upper Darby High School, Hosted by Lansdowne YMCA

Charlie Hartley

Charlie Hartley Memorial Silver Championship

This Championship is a time standard meet. The time standard is a range with the slowest time as the qualifying time and the faster time as the maximum allowed time. Mini (8 & Under) has no maximum time standard. Swimmers must have a best time within the time standard range for the event to qualify to swim this event in the Championship (with the exception of Bonus events noted below).

If a swimmer qualifies for at least one event, s/he may swim up to two additional bonus events in which s/he does not have a best time exceeding the maximum time standards. (i.e. For these bonus events, the swimmer does not have to meet or exceed the minimum time standard). Each swimmer is allowed to enter a maximum of three (3) events (including bonus events). Swimmers MUST swim in their own age group as defined by the Age as of December 1.

The Open Age Group is reserved for swimmers age 15 and over with the exception of the 500 yard freestyle. For this event a swimmer can compete at any age as long as they qualify within the time standard range.

February 25, 2017 – GCIT, Sewell, NJ

  • Meet Info & Results – click here

Districts

YMCA PA East District Championships

March 10-12, 2017 – La Salle University

States

YMCA PA State Championships

March 24-26, 2017 – Penn State University

  • Meet Info & Results – click here

Nationals

YMCA National Championship Meets

Short Course Nationals

April 3-7, 2017
Greensboro Aquatic Center
Greensboro, North Carolina

Long Course Nationals

July 2017
Greensboro, NC

 


Additional Programs

Instructional CYEDC Swim Clinic

Coaches will be offering instructional clinics. Each participant must be able to do the stroke offered on that day. 

CYEDC Developmental Clinic

An exciting introduction for a swimmer who would like to do swim team! Must be able to swim the length of the pool with rotary breathing. This is great for swimmers who ONLY compete in the summer.

CYEDC Diving Clinic

Diving off Diving Boards at Ridley High School Pool.

CYEDC Fall Warm-Up

Want to jump start your season? Come warm up with the Y and get a jump on your winter competition!

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Swim Team Questions

Contact: enelson@cyedc.org

NOTE: All home meets are held at the Ridley High School Pool.

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