Tag: Adrian L. Shuford Jr YMCA

Wellness for Cancer Survivors

Every year millions of Americans are diagnosed with cancer.  Cancer can effect anyone no matter your age, race, or fitness level.  It is hard to find someone whose life has not been effected by cancer.  You may not realize this but cancer is the leading cause of death in Catawba County.  

Swim Lessons For All

The YMCA of Catawba Valley has a goal to teach everyone in the community to swim.  It is our goal that no one goes without access to swim lessons.  Y swim lessons also teach more than just how to swim.  They teach water safety so everyone can be safe in and around water whether they […]

YMCA Sports: More Than A Game

When you think of YMCA sports I am sure many things come to mind.  For many it is the fond memory of playing sports, the competition, the friendships, the teamwork, or the fact that your parent was your coach.  In YMCA sports we strive to do more than just teach the skills of the game […]