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February 08, 2017

Northwest Family YMCA Lifeguards Honored

Four young lifeguards at the Northwest Family YMCA were recently honored by local emergency responders for their life-saving efforts last year. A young man suffered a cardiac event while swimming with a friend in the Northwest pool in June of 2016. Thanks to the aquatics staff at the Y, along with assistance from Y members ...more

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July 20, 2016

Training to Save Lives

The YMCA of Greater Syracuse is especially aware of the importance of keeping lifeguards up-to-date on safety training in light of the recent incident at the Northwest Family YMCA in Baldwinsville, when a young man suffered a cardiac event in the pool. Thanks to the aquatics staff at the Y, along with assistance from Y member ...more

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