Stripers Registration Continues

The North­ern Neck Fam­ily YMCA Mas­ters Swim Team starts its 2014–15 sea­son Sep­tem­ber 9. Reg­is­tra­tions are now being accepted at the YMCA, 39 William B. Gra­ham Court, Kil­marnock. The team will be led by founder Kathryn Gre­gory, a coach for 15 years and com­peti­tor for 28. At the 2008 U.S. Mas­ters Swim­ming Con­ven­tion in Atlanta, she was awarded the Kerry O’Brien National Award for entre­pre­neur­ial effort and coach­ing excel­lence.

The mas­ters pro­gram is for adult swim­mers, ages 18 and older, and you must be able to swim at least 50 yards, or two pool lengths with­out stop, plus the abil­ity to con­tinue swim­ming after that for an hour, with rest peri­ods, is required for participation.To join, visit the YMCA or call 435‑0223.