Swim Descriptions

  • Family Swim:  Children must be accompanied in the water by 18 year old or older member of own family. A responsible teen or adult must be in water with a child who cannot touch bottom at 3’ end at all times (recommended height is 4’).

    Lap Swim:  Open to all ages. You may swim at your own pace but you must swim laps for recreation and/or conditioning. A minimum of two lanes will be available. Mask, fins, and snorkel allowed in lap swim.

    Open Swim:  Open to all ages. Children under age of 7 must be accompanied by a responsible teen or adult; this teen or adult must be in the water at all times with a child who cannot touch bottom at 3’ end (recommended height is 4’).

    Preschool Swim: For children not yet in kindergarten and responsible teen or adult; this teen or adult must be in the water with child.

    Special Afternoon Open Swims: Same as all other open swims. Held only on dates listed under special open swims on the schedule. No registration required.

    Water Exercise:  For older teens and adults of all ages; non-swimmers and swimmers. Includes warm-up, stretching and toning, aerobics, and cool-down. Adapt workout to your own level. Some deep water exercise with flotation devices may be included.

    Whirlpool: May be used during all regularly scheduled recreational swims. It may not be used during lessons or water exercise. Minimum age of 18 years. Please follow guidelines posted on door and wall of whirlpool room.