Hartley Drive Family YMCA

Hartley YMCA Aquatics

 

The Hartley Drive Family YMCA has great aquatics facilities and programs. Learn more about what we have to offer on this page!

AQUATICS QUICK LINKS:

POOL RULES

  • LIFEGUARDS HAVE FULL AUTHORITY OF THE POOL.
  • The YMCA reserves the right to Deny Use of the Pool to Anyone at Anytime.
  • NO Swimming without Lifeguard on Duty.
  • All swimmers must take shower before entering the pool.
  • NO running, Please walk.
  • Pushing, Dunking, and Rough Play are NOT ALLOWED.
  • No Jumping or Diving in Backwards, Flips and twists off the side of the pool.
  • As a sign of respect please share lap lanes as much as possible. Please communicate with other swimmers prior to entering the lap lanes.
  • No Diving in Shallow water, ONLY in 10 feet deep.
  • Adults Must Accompany children under 5 in the water and Supervise all Non-Swimmers and children under 9.
  • All swimmers under 12 are required to take a swim test prior to entering the water.
  • Non-Swimmers must stay in shallow water.
  • Use Ladders and steps only for getting in or out.
  • Infants and Preschoolers MUST WEAR approved rubber pants or swim diapers in pool. Please change diapers in the Locker room not on the pool deck.
  • Please keep off lifelines and lap lanes.
  • No Sitting, Playing, Jumping, Hanging or Diving from diving blocks- for competitive or lesson use only.
  • Proper Swimming Attire is required, if not please see the lifeguard for clarification. No Cut-offs allowed.
  • Inflatables are Not Allowed that includes water wings, infant floats or inner tubes.
  • All kickboards, pull buoys, barbells and water weights are for instruction use only.
  • No Smoking, eating, chewing gum or drinking in the pool area.
  • No Band-Aids to be warn in the pool.
  • No Glass or metal allowed on deck or in the lockers and shower area. Only plastic are containers allowed.
  • No Pets.
  • WEATHER POLICY: If thunder is heard or lightning is seen, the lifeguards will clear the pool deck, close the Splash Pad and the Pool. Both must remain closed until 30 minutes after the last thunder or lightning is observed, as per insurance and YMCA guidelines.

Parents or guardians (age 16 and up) must be IN THE POOL with children ages 5 and under.

Parents or guardians (age 16 and up) must accompany all children ages 9 and under IN THE POOL AREA at all times.

 

QUESTIONS?

If you have any additional questions or concerns, please contact Aquatics Director, Cathy Touhey at ctouhey@hpymca.org