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The Miles A. Fitzgerald 50-Meter Pool

The aquatics center at the new BHP Billiton YMCA houses the only indoor 50-meter competition pool within 150 miles. This pool will be named… “The Miles A. FitzGerald Pool”   Laura and Tim FitzGerald committed to supporting the YMCA of Northwest Louisiana’s Capital Campaign by aiming to raise $1 million dollars to support the new […]


Big Changes Coming To YMCAs in Shreveport-Bossier

Big changes coming to YMCA’s in Shreveport-Bossier Posted: Mar 06, 2017 9:40 AM CST Updated: Mar 06, 2017 11:00 AM CST By Keristen Holmes Big changes are coming to Shreveport’s YMCA’s in the form of two new state-of-the-art facilities, plus rumors of a YMCA in Bossier. But what does that mean for existing Y’s in your […]


YMCA Names Executive Director for BHP Billiton YMCA

Hiring the right leadership for this regional facility is key to success. [Shreveport, Louisiana – February 15, 2017] – In preparing to open the new BHP Billiton YMCA, Gary Lash, CEO, YMCA of Northwest Louisiana, knew that finding the right leader to manage this facility would be a major factor in its success. Mike Mosura […]


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 […]


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