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2018 YMCA Urban Adventure Race

May 5, 2018 until next year…CONGRATULATIONS to all the participants who accepted the challenge! 1st Place – Male Team: Jeff Spikes & Adam Hart 1st Place – Female: Shanna Durr and Gayle Rambin 1st Place – Co-ed: Jason Riffle & Angel Martin   Athleticism, Strategy, and A LOT OF FUN! This popular Y race was […]


Association Announces New Executive Director For BHP Billiton YMCA

Flagship Facility Continues To Thrive Under New Leadership [Shreveport, Louisiana – April 9, 2018] – One year into its life and the BHP Billiton YMCA is exceeding expectations on every level. The facility’s exponential membership growth and program development is a testament to the community’s desire to grow stronger and healthier. Gary Lash, CEO of […]


2018 Red River Masters Winter Invitational

Saturday, February 17, 2018 Short Course Yards BHP Billiton YMCA | Shreveport, Louisiana Sanction: Sanctioned by Southern Masters Swimming for USMS Inc. RESULTS: Red River Masters – 2018 Winter Invitational For More Information About Masters Swimming & Aquatic Programs: Mason McGee 318-674-9635 | masonm@ymcanwla.org


RRAC Fall 2017 Competition Recap

2017 LHSAA State Swim Meet RRAC had a great showing at the 2017 LHSAA Swim Championships November 15-18, 2017 in Sulphur, LA.  15 swimmers representing 5 different high schools participated. The Calvary Baptist Academy led by Sarah Holt, Christian Booth and Benjamin Ponder finished in 5th place overall for the girls and 4th place overall […]


YMCA Welcomes New Head Swim Coach

John Janszen – New Head Coach for Red River Aquatic Club [Shreveport, Louisiana – November 3, 2017] – The YMCA of Northwest Louisiana welcomes John Janszen as the new Head Coach of the Red River Aquatic Club. Over 170 youth swimmers from Northwest Louisiana are part of this team. John brings years of coaching experience […]


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