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Shreveport Times – January 21, 2017

  Paul Hickman: YMCA campus kicks 2017 off right Santa left one last present for our community under the tree. And it is a doozy. In the first quarter of this new year the BHP Billiton YMCA Red River Fitness & Natural Sciences Campus will open its first phase, a 58,000-plus square foot fitness and […]


New YMCA Swim Team Takes Shape

The Y Launches Red River Aquatic Club Bringing on New Coaches For Youth Swim Team [Shreveport, Louisiana – December 21, 2016] – As the new BHP Billiton YMCA prepares to open, Shreveport-Bossier’s newest aquatic club launches its youth swim team. The Red River Aquatic Club (RRAC) of the YMCA of Northwest Louisiana was launched in […]


KTBS 3: YMCA Close to Opening

By Neil Shaw |  nshaw@ktbs.com Published 12/11/16 Click here to see coverage! SHREVEPORT, La – They are big dreamers. The Northwest Louisiana Chapter of the YMCA which is getting closer to opening a state of the art facility. BHP Billition put up a big contribution as a donation to the YMCA to start this project. […]


KTAL 6: New YMCA to bring millions to Shreveport-Bossier

By Karen Edwards | kedwards@ktalnews.tv Published 12/07 2016 Click here to see the coverage!


Shreveport Times: New YMCA could be a ‘game changer’ for Shreveport

Seth Dickerson , sdickerson@gannett.com 5:14 p.m. CST December 2, 2016 Watch The Video…Check out the slideshow! Only a couple months away from opening its doors, the YMCA off of East Preston Avenue is shaping up to be a game changer for Shreveport. The $17.5-million fitness center project will feature a state-of-the-art Olympic swimming pool, basketball courts, […]


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