Pool Rules

  • Pool use is permitted only when a lifeguard is on duty.  Please report any problems or emergencies to the lifeguard immediately.
  • Thorough showers are required before entering the pool.
  • Courteous language and behavior is expected in the aquatic facility.
  • Clean, proper swimming attire must be worn and must fit close to the body.  Long, baggy shorts and t-shirts are not permitted.  Street shoes are not allowed on the pool deck.
  • Children under the age of 8 years must be accompanied in the water by a responsible person who is at least 13 years old.  This person must be in the water with the child.
  • All personal flotation devices and toys must be approved by the head lifeguard before entering the swim area.
  • Food and drink are restricted from the pool deck, but are allowed in the spectator areas.  No glass containers allowed in the facility.  No smoking allowed in the facility.
  • The Learner Pool has a capacity of 30 swimmers.  An adult must accompany children under the age of 8 years in the water.
  • If children are not toilet trained, they must wear plastic pants or appropriate swim diapers.
  • Children using a flotation device (such as a life jacket) are assumed to be non-swimmers and must be accompanied by an adult in the water (Learner Pool) or stay in the east end of the 50-meter pool.  Life jackets are not allowed on the diving boards or floating toys.
  • A swimming test may be requested of swimmers before swimming in deep water.
  • Follow posted diving board rules.
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