Entries by WRAT Website Editor

Parent’s Club Nominating Committee

The Water Rats Parents’ Club Board selected the members of the 2015 Nominating Committee. They are Adrienne Johnston, Chair, Candace Twiss, Chrissy Gussen, Gaby Miller, and Chandler Crosby (staff member). The Nominating Committee will create a slate of candidates for the following Parents’ Club Board positions (which will be voted on at our annual meeting […]

Today Is Last Day to Reserve Hotel for Age Groups

Reminder today is the last day to reserve a room for Age Group Championships. The team hotel is Courtyard Marriott Hartford-Cromwell, 4 Sebethe Dr., Cromwell, CT 860-635-1001. Mention you are with the Westport YMCA Water Rat Swim Team for the team discount.

Regionals at New Canaan YMCA

Pool assignments for Regional Championships have been posted. The Water Rats will be swimming at the New Canaan YMCA. Warmup for all age groups on Friday February 27th starts at 5:00 p.m. Warmup for the Saturday/Sunday morning session for the 12/U girls and 13/O boys begins at 7:30 a.m. and the warmup for the Saturday/Sunday […]

February 2015

Minutes for the Board Meeting of February 5, 2015 Attendees Martha Corneck (AG Rep), Sylvie Ortega(Co-Pres), Jay Jaranko (WWFY staff), Brandi Briggs, Liz West (PET WRAT), Adrienne Williams (ex officio), Mike Alpert (USA Swimming Mgr.), Megan Loffredo (officials Chair), Ellen Johnston (Head Coach), Allson Adler, Brian Crombie (co-Treasurer), Suzanne Ryan (Secretary) Approval of Minutes Change […]

Pools and Gym Closed for Water Rat Swim Meet

We are putting in place new parking procedures and staffing for the one-day Water Rat Age Group Qualifier Meet to be held this Saturday, Feb. 7, at the Westport Weston Family YMCA. With our parking lot constricted by the surplus snow, we ask that members and guests visiting our YMCA this weekend park safely and […]

January 2015

Minutes for the Meeting of January 8, 2015 Attendees Martha Corneck (AG Rep), Andy McNab (Co-Pres), Jay Jaranko (WWFY staff), Brandi Briggs, Candace Twiss (Senior Rep), Adrienne Johnston, Liz West (PET WRAT), Adrienne Williams (ex officio), Mike Alpert (USA Swimming Mgr.), Lorraine Kennedy (Officials Chair), Megan Loffredo (officials Chair), Ellen Johnston (Head Coach), Allson Adler, […]

Touch the Wall – A Story of Competition and Friendship

Water Rat Swimming Movie Night Tuesday, January 27th, 2015 – 6:00-7:45pm Showcase Cinemas Fairfield Cinemas at Bullard Square 41 Black Rock Turnpike Fairfield Join your fellow Water Rat swimming teammates, coaches, and parents for a fun, inspiring movie night! Touch The Wall is about Olympic Gold Medalist Missy Franklin’s journey to the Olympics and her […]

Freestyle Frenzy Meet Info

Click the links to view the Water Rat Meet Entry and the Meet Announcement for the Maura Marden Freestyle Frenzy meet this upcoming weekend here at the Westport Weston Family Y. Since this is a home meet, we have the luxury of altering the entry passed the deadline. If you have any questions regarding your […]