The West Side Piranhas swim team is a competitive, age group team, but also a fun group. Workouts include endurance, speed, and drill technique. The Piranhas practice 3 times a week for one hour and 30 minutes each practice and dry land twice a week. Lead by Head Coach Hugo Salhuana the Piranhas compete with other Ys, clubs and attend other invitational every month. The Piranhas have attended the NY State YMCA Championships every year since 1999 and YMCA Nationals 3 times. To try out for the Piranhas Swim Team, you must schedule an appointment with the Aquatics Office. Each applicant will need a swim test, medical and approval to be on the team.
The West Side YMCA Piranhas compete against other YMCAs at area meets. Workouts include endurance, speed, and drill technique, with a healthy dose of teamwork and sportsmanship. (TO BE SPECIALIZED)
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