Contact Us

Piranha Staff

Communication is a key element in running a successful swim program. The Piranhas communicate with parents through the swim team bulletin board, Piranha website, email, and the Piranha Newsletter.

Henk Jansenpiranha@darien-ymca.org203-655-8228 ext. 1397
Mary McCarthyswimadmin@darien-ymca.org203-655-8228 ext. 1329

Bulletin Boards

These are located in the hall way leading to the Holly Pond School next to the main desk in the lobby of the Darien YMCA. Most meet entry information is located on these boards. Please check them frequently.

NEW Piranha Active family/swimmer portal

This new on-line portal will allow families to sign-up for meets, volunteer opportunities, you will be able to see swimmer results, etc.  This system will also allow the Piranha office to sent texts and help track volunteering and more.  Check out the Tutorial Video and hard copy directions to help with creating a portal and login.  

Message of the Day

Daily video message by Head Coach Henk.


Piranha News is updated weekly and distributed in the holder between the bulletin boards.


Swimmers and both parents/guardians (if available) MUST READ AND SIGN  the Handbook.  A signed the last page must be returned with all other registration forms.

Coaches Corner

Wisdom from the mind of Head Coach Henk Jansen.


Past Piranha write-ups and news.


Piranha Parents Association
For contact details please contact the Piranha office (203) 655-8228 ext 1329.

Social Media Outlets

Please note the Piranhas Social Media outlets are for informational and entertainment purposes.  Negative and disparaging comments will not be tolerated.
FB logo Facebook – Search Piranha Swimming @ Darien
 Twitter – Search DarienYPiranha
 Instagram – search PiranhaSwimCT
 YouTube – search Piranha Swimming Drill Series