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Inaugural YMCA swim event attracts multiple Texas teams

Jimmy Watson, Shreveport TimesPublished 9:29 p.m. CT Jan. 17, 2019 The YMCA of Northwest Louisiana had a historical weekend recently hosting and winning the inaugural YMCA-sanctioned competitive swimming event held in Louisiana, according to YMCA swim team director John Janszen. The South Central Regional YMCA Championship attracted nearly 200 swimmers with six teams visiting the […]


YMCA Sanctioned Championship Swim Meet at BHP Billiton YMCA

[Shreveport, LA – January 11, 2019] The YMCA of Northwest Louisiana looks forward to a weekend of competition at the BHP Billiton YMCA, where seven YMCA teams from Louisiana and Texas will participate. Saturday, January 12 will consist of a sprint meet format featuring mixed gender relays. Sunday, January 13th will be an official YMCA […]


YMCA Partnership Enhances Soccer Opportunities for Youth

As we prepare for the Spring 2019 Soccer Season, YMCA of Northwest Louisiana Youth Sports is excited to announce a partnership with FC Dallas that will enhance our youth soccer program. This partnership brings together two quality organizations, both focused on providing a positive experience for young players. YMCA Youth Soccer will continue to provide […]


2018 YMCA Souper Bowl Success

YMCA Football Season Comes to a Close with Community Spirit & Community Service On Saturday, November 3rd, YMCA teams came together for a favorite YMCA annual tradition. Fans, athletes, cheerleaders, coaches, volunteers and YMCA staff enjoyed a day of football, fellowship and community service. This year’s event, hosted at Messmer Stadium and Griffen Stadium in North […]


2018 YMCA Rally Day Success

Presented by: Xpress Car Wash   WE RALLIED TOGETHER FOR A BETTER US IN NORTHWEST LOUISIANA AND RAISED OVER $60,000 TOWARDS OUR ANNUAL CAMPAIGN GOAL!     YMCA Rally Day kicked off our Annual Campaign push for the YMCA of Northwest Louisiana. Every year, the YMCA’s Annual Campaign provides financial assistance for family memberships and youth sports […]


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